Prospecting for Gold in Them Thar Hills! with Jim Van Hout

September 3, 2018 @ 10:03 pm – 11:03 pm

Prospecting For Gold in Them Thar Hills! with Jim Van Hout Take this fun course to learn all about gold prospecting  in the black Hills presented by a chapter of the Gold Prospectors Association of America! Course covers a bit of history, the techniques of prospecting, safety and equipment used including sluicing and panning and more. A field trip, weather permitting, where you will actually dig, sluice, and pan will be discussed in class. Each student will take home a gold pan and a 2-lb bag of ‘pay dirt’ to practice gold panning on your own.. does ir get any better? Note: Tuition $45 for all 3 sessions plus additional $25 supply fee paid instructor. Wednesdays, 3/15- 3/29,6 6-8PM at Sturgis Community Center at 1401 Lazelle St.