Chione awarded scholarship by Volunteers for Minerals
Last updated 10/30/2008 at Noon
FALLBROOK — On October 10, Zachary Chione was presented with a plaque and a college scholarship for $500 by the Volunteers for Minerals, an incorporated group that helps the Fallbrook Gem & Mineral Society and their museum raise funds to pay for supplies and help on projects that increase the museums usefulness to the town of Fallbrook.
One of these projects is making grab bags to sell at the museum, county fair and the Fall Festival of Gems.
“Zach has been coming very faithfully to our museum for four years, on Thursdays, to help make grab bags,” said Garth Bricker. “He has learn...