Calendar

NO CLUB HUNT FOR DEC, JAN, OR FEB.   NO CLUB MEETING IN JAN.

FEBRUARY

4      Gateway Club meeting. 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. Presentation will be on “Pressed Pennies” by Nina McDonald. We will also discuss the GMDC FaceBook Group. 

NO MONTHLY HUNT IN FEBRUARY. 

MARCH

3      Gateway Club meeting. 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. 

14    MYSTERY HUNT!  Sorry this hunt has been CANCELLED Due to weather conditions-  10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m  

 MUST be a member and register for this hunt. We will NOT accept any memberships the day of.

You MUST register for this hunt. Please send an email or sign up at meeting to register. Must receive your registration before March 11.

We always ask that you wear your club shirt which helps us see you on a hunt, and promotes the club too.

The owner requests the GENEVIEVE METHOD. This is the reason why we got the hunt. Please be courteous and present all finds, and all trash, for inspection. Please take pictures of your finds in case the owner wants to keep any of your finds. If he does keep any (he didn’t last year), they will be put in the Wilson’s Creek Battlefield Museum.

We will meet at 10:00am at the owner’s location which will only be sent via email to those who have registered and are current club members. This location is incorrect in the GPS. Only the directions you receive via email will be correct. 

21    Metal Detecting Basics Class. 9:00am-2:00pm. 3505 Sunland Garden Ct., St. Louis, MO 63129. PLEASE BRING A LUNCH AND BEVERAGE. See “CLASSES” tab on website to register.

APRIL

4   POSTPONED-   American Battlefield Trust Park Day cleanup .   Time 10am. MO Civil War Museum, 222 Worth Rd., 63125. 

Wear your GMDC shirt and bring anything you would use to do upkeep on your lawn–rakes, trowels, brooms, dustpans, trimmers, shovels, wheelbarrows, blowers. Be sure to bring eye and ear protection, and gloves

7      CANCELLED-Gateway Club meeting. 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. Presentation on Bale Seals.

11    CANCELLED-MYSTERY HUNT! 10:00am-?    MUST be a club member.

We will meet at 9:30am at a location near the hunt site. At which time you will be given directions to the property.

You MUST register for this hunt. Please send an email or sign up at meeting to register. Must receive your registration before April 8.

All day hunt–please bring food and drinks. Part of the area will be woods—bring boots and tick spray.

The owner requests the GENEVIEVE METHOD. Please be courteous and present all finds, and all trash, for inspection. Please take pictures of your finds in case the owner wants to keep any of your finds. 

MAY

2    Rescheduled to May 16-Gateway Club Mystery hunt. 

5     CANCELLED-Gateway Club meeting. 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. 

16  Rescheduled to May 30Gateway Club Mystery hunt.

30     Gateway Club Mystery hunt. MUST be a club member to register and attend this hunt.   This hunt will be a 4 hour drive from St. Louis area. (Some members are planning on getting a hotel room.) Please register for this hunt to find out more.

All day hunt–please bring food and drinks. Bring boots and tick spray.

The owner requests the GENEVIEVE METHOD. Please be courteous and present all finds, and all trash, for inspection. Please take pictures of your finds in case the owner wants to keep any of your finds. 

JUNE

2    CANCELLED-Gateway Club meeting. 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. We will try to reschedule the guest speaker/presentation. Presentation- Guest Speaker Debra Cambron: 19th Century History and Types of Artifacts Detectorists Usually Find

6     1st Annual Jack Kountz Honor Hunt– We would like to have a fun day hunting to honor our distinguished club member Jack Kountz. This will be a seeded hunt full of fun and prizes! Fellow club members please come join us at 10:00 a.m. at Francis Park.

JULY

7      Gateway Club meeting. 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. 

11     Gateway Club monthly hunt. TBA

25    Gateway Club Mystery Hunt-Rescheduled from April 11 Cancellation

AUGUST

4     Gateway Club meeting. 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. 

8    Gateway Club monthly hunt. TBA

SEPTEMBER

1      Gateway Club meeting. 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. Last chance for BBQ registration. $ 8 person/ children 11 and under FREE.

5      Gateway Club Family BBQ/Games10am-2pm for BBQ, 12pm-8pm the park can be hunted. $8  per person, children 11 and under are free. Kircher Park, 45 Williams Rd., Eureka, MO 63025. Pavilion has electricity if you need it. Bring a power strip in case others are also wanting to use it. YOU MUST REGISTER YOURSELF, FAMILY, AND FRIENDS FOR THIS EVENT BY THE SEPTEMBER MEETING. MONEY IS DUE AT TIME OF REGISTRATION.  Registration and payment begins at the August meeting. A sign up list will be on the INFO table at each meeting.

OCTOBER

Gateway Club meeting. 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. 

10      Gateway Club monthly hunt. TBA

NOVEMBER

3     Gateway Club meeting. 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. 

7     Gateway Club monthly hunt. TBA                         

DECEMBER

1     CHRISTMAS PARTY! 7 pm. Doors open 6:30pm. 

                          HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM YOUR OFFICERS!

                   NO HUNT IN DEC, JAN, FEB.      NO MEETING IN JAN.