2018 Rice Museum Benefit Dinner & Silent Auction

Event Phone: 503-647-2418

The Rice Northwest Museum of Rocks & Minerals is hosting a benefit dinner. Please join us July 14, 2018 at 5:00 PM as we honor Mary and the late Dennis Murphy for their contributions and many years of support of the Rice Museum. Dr. Terry Wallace, Director of Los Alamos National (more…)


2015 Prineville Rockhound Pow Wow Scheduled

The Prineville Rockhound Pow Wow was just held and plans are underway for the 2015 event on June 18-21, 2015 at the Crook County Fairgrounds in Prineville, Oregon.

There will be more than 60 dealers seeling a wide range of lapidary materials, supplies, gifts, and equipment. Field trips will also be held around the area for families and groups digging for agate, jasper, limbcast, and petrified wood all close to town. A public auction will be held on Saturday evening at 7PM.

Prineville is considered the “heart of Oregon’s Rockhound Country.”

For more information, see the Prineville Rockhound Pow Wow site.