Rock and Mineral Club to meet

ISHPEMING – The Ishpeming Rock and Mineral Club will be meeting at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the Cliff Shaft Mine Museum at 501 W. Euclid St. in Ishpeming.

Doors open at 1 p.m. to allow time to view the club’s extensive mineral collection.

The program is gold/sapphire claim in Montana by Ira Tillotson of Marquette.

Tillotson will speak on the trials and tribulations, as well as the rewards, of establishing a gold/sapphire claim in Montana. His presentation will relate to his personal experiences.

A silent auction of mineral specimens and a business meeting will follow the program.