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Morongo Basin 2nd Wednesday Lecture Series
"Gold Prospecting in Southern California"


February 11, 2015 2nd Wednesday Lecture Series 5:30 at the Hi-Desert Nature Museum Yucca Valley

“Gold: Prospecting in Southern California”

Charles Sherry, prospector and member of First Class Miners Group, will give a brief overview of the history of prospecting, concentrating on prospecting around our local deserts.

Charlie will talk about prospecting equipment such as dry washers, metal detectors and how to make a homemade vacuum which “newbie” prospectors can get started prospecting with a minimal monetary outlay.

This is a hands on lecture so be sure to bring your questions because Sherry has a wealth of knowledge about prospecting that he will share.

Please join the Morongo Basin Historical Society 2nd Wednesday Lecture Series the Hi-Desert Nature Museum at 5:30-6:30 p.m. Donation is $5.

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