AOS Opal Show Symposiums - 2006



2009 Opal and Gem Show Seminars

The American Opal Society has expert speakers discussing many aspects of opal related subjects.  This year, we are pleased to have a seven experts!

The symposiums will be in a room adjacent to the main showroom. 

Opal & Gem Show Schedule

Saturday, November 7th

11:00 am

Free Seminar* - A Tourist's Guide to Finding Opal in Coober Pedy, South Australia, By Larry Hoskinson & Leslie Neff

1:00 pm

Free Seminar* – Bad, Better, and Best of Setting Opal,

By Dr. Walt Johnson

3:00 pm

Free Seminar* – The Making the Opal & Gem Show’s Grand Prize, By Stan McCall

Sunday, November 8th

11:00 am

Free Seminar* - Collecting and Displaying Fluorescent Minerals with an Opal Emphasis, By Jim Pisani

12:00 pm

Free Seminar* - Discovering Opal in Yowah, Queensland, Australia, by Larry Hoskinson & Leslie Neff

1:00 pm

Free Seminar* - Gemstone Identification for Beginners, By Dr. Walt Johnson