Friday, December 15, 2017

Monthly Meetings

Meeting picsMonthly meetings provide an informal environment for members share the latest news and to show off recent acquisitions.

March 2015 - Monthly Meeting

Beads 2Topic: Tucson Debrief with Show & Tell
When:
Wednesday March 18, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Where:
CGA Classroom, Lower Concourse, 55 Queen Street East, Toronto
Speaker:
Duncan Parker & Karen Fox

Early each year, Tucson, Arizona draws crowds of gem lovers, rock collectors, cutters, beaders and would-be paleontologists to an overwhelming assortment of shows scattered through convention centres, tents, motels and parking lots across the city.

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February 2015 - Monthly Meeting

Lee RockTopic: Appraising - How to Get Started
When:
Wednesday February 18, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Where:
CGA Classroom, Lower Concourse, 55 Queen Street East, Toronto
Speaker:
Lee R. Rock, RMV, FCGmA, CDG, CAP-CJA

One of the most common questions heard in the CGA office is, "How can I become an appraiser?". Take this opportunity to learn from a jewellery industry professional with over 25 years experience, and find out what's involved.

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January 2015 - Monthly Meeting

JONP PIC 500x500Topic: Diamonds - Profits, Pundits and Problems
When:
Wednesday January 21, 2015 at 7:30 pm
Where:
CGA Classroom, Lower Concourse, 55 Queen Street East, Toronto
Speaker:
Jon Phillips, CG (AGS), GG
Divisional Manager for Canadian Diamonds at Corona Jewellery Company, Ltd.

Read more: January 2015 - Monthly Meeting

December 2016 - Monthly Meeting

Xmas potluck PC251058 300pxWhen: Wednesday December 14, 2016 at 6.30 P.M.  note early start time
Where:
CGA Classroom, Lower Concourse, 55 Queen Street East, Toronto
Topic:
Holiday Season Pot-luck

 

Note the 6.30 pm start time and that it is scheduled for the second week instead of the third week of December, to avoid the last-minute Christmas rush. 

All members and students are encouraged to attend our monthly meetings. Join us for an informative evening with your gemmological colleagues.





Sept 2014 - Monthly Meeting

Thai children in costumeWhen: Wednesday September 17, 2014 at 7:30 P.M.
Where:
CGA Classroom, Lower Concourse, 55 Queen Street East, Toronto
Topic:
A Journey to Visit the Emerald Buddha

Speaker:
Jennifer McKercher, CGA Professional Course Instructor

Read more: Sept 2014 - Monthly Meeting

June 2014 - Monthly Meeting

Pot luck food 4When: Wednesday June 18, 2014 at 6:30 P.M.
Where:
CGA Classroom, Lower Concourse, 55 Queen Street East, Toronto
Topic:
Summer Pot-luck

Read more: June 2014 - Monthly Meeting

May 2014 - Monthly Meeting

Luc Yen Mine 65 lrWhen: Wednesday May 21, 2014 at 7:30 P.M.
Where:
CGA Classroom, Lower Concourse, 55 Queen Street East, Toronto
Topic:
Vietnam Gem Travelogue

Speaker:
Karen Fox, Secretary of the Board, CGA

Read more: May 2014 - Monthly Meeting