Professional Treasure Hunter’s Historical Society, North East Metal Detecting Forum ( www.northeastmetaldetectingforum.com )
Treasure Hunter’s Gazette newspaper, Forum & Streeters www.streeter.org
24th Best O’ North East Treasure Hunter’s & Prospectors Conference, April 26 – 30, 2017 in Keene, Marlborough, Dublin, & Peterborough, NH areas.
Note: SEE BONE 24 NATURAL HUNT sites @ www.northeastmetaldetectingforum.com
Car Pooling helps!! Wed. Thur. & Sun. hunt Parking limited
Daily @ Natural Hunts! Pre-registered hunters meet Brian Thomas & Howard Johnson 8:30am @ hunt location. Hunts are 9:30 to 5:00pm with a noon time hot dog break.
Wednesday is Whites of New England Natural Hunt Day
Thursday is Garrett Metal Detectors Natural HUNT Day
Friday is Minelab Natural Hunt Day @ Dublin Christian Academy
Thur. & Friday BONE First time trying; providing a Hot dog lunch & this year organized by BONE and Streeters. Hopefully others attending will bring a salad or dessert to share. Will be a donation jar. Chief dog man is one legged Chris Redmond and assisted on Thurs by Nick & Dale & Friday, who knows.
Natural hunts with a hot dog crowded, however still accepting $60 cover charge and $100 at hunt site.via
See April 26 & 27 Wed. & Thur. Natural Hunt sites directions from NH Rte 101 in Peterborough, NH
From Rte 101 go south on Rte 123, about 1 mile & we meet by Rosaly’s Farm Stand. Car. Pooling helps! Meet 8:30am daily 2 portable toilets available Note! men “keep out of the ladies toilet”.
First time all natural hunts includes a Noon time hot dog and what ever others donate toward lunch. $60 advance cover charge or $100 at site.
April 28 Friday Minelab Natural Hunt, with a great door prize from Minelab & Debbie. Meet @ Dublin Christian Academy, Page Rd, Dublin, NH. $60 advance cover charge or $100 at site, includes a Noon time hot dog. Registered hunters meet Brian & Howard 8:30am @ Dublin Christian Academy parking lot by chapel, Page Road Rd., Dublin, NH.
Chinese Dine Out SOLD OUT Thursday 7:pm @ Lee & Mt Fuji, NH Rte 101, Marlborough, NH, almost across from Streeters. We will have a special menu & includes tea or soft drink. Hard stuff each pays own. There will be a Tip collection.
Friday Night’s Minelab’s “all you can eat” Roast Pork get together banquet with mostly Minelab door prizes including metal detectors. Italian Club, 97 Wood St., Keene, NH. 5 pm Social with a cash Bar & free snacks & punch. 7:30pm meal. *** All you can eat does not include take home” $30.00 each at door. Visitors asked to say a few words.
Saturday April 29 8:30 to 3:30 Treasure Hunters & Prospectors Hobby Show $5 ($1 if under 12 or over 75) includes all workshops.
We rent from Keene, NH the multi purpose room for hobby show & room 14 for workshops @ 312 Washington St., from Keene, NH
“Electrolysis ” Demonstrations in main hall, April 29 by “Doc” Watson
BONE Hobby Show workshops in room 14 ( 1st floor & end of hall)
8:30 am CT Todd mini XP Deus metal detector boot camp. Bring your XP
10:00 am Anderson Metal Detector Shafts
11:00 am Minelab Americas and Debbie Smikoski
12:00 Chris Redmond identifying virgin metal detecting woodland sites and general research.
1:00 pm Terry Smith & relic hunting
2:00 pm Colonial Farm Field Tactics, CT Todd
April 29th BONE Hobby show with Manufacture, distributor, inventor, individual, & club’s, metal detector finds, prospecting equipment & a noon time ICMJ Gold Panning contest, a charity Silent Auction (with a Minelab Excalibur II land, a Fisher T2 special edition, and a Garrett AT Pro metal detector.
Auction tickets are $20 for a book of 25 tickets or 3 books for $50. ticket must be present to win & drawings start 3:pm
April 29 Saturday night, Treasure Hunters Hall of Fame Prime Rib Awards Banquet 5:30 pm social & 7:30pm, Lots of Door prizes & more @ Italian Club, 97 Wood St., Keene, NH. Social cash bar 5;00 pm with veggies & punch & meal 7:30 p $30.00 each at door. Meet many of the 22 new Hall of Fame members including Juliana Karbonik of Cumberland RI, youngest ever to win. Try to meet Juliana, she is an inspiration to our hobby.
Professional Treasure Hunter’s Historical Society’s BONE 24 Awards
Metal Detector of Year = Minelab CTX 3030
Treasure Hunter’s of the Year = Jim Doray & Paul Fucillo
Treasure Magazine of Year = American Digger
Prospecting magazine of year = ICMJ (already mailed)
Club of Year = Long Island Treasure Hunters
24th Best of North East Hall of Fame Inductees
Debbie Smikoski of Minelab Americas, Allyson Cohen, Laura Kucharczyk, Raven Schwan-Noble, Anita & Butch Holcombe of American Digger magazine, Julianne Karbonik, NH Dave Bailey, Norman Messier, Gary B Douglas, Tony Browning, Joe Tessandori, Curt Bruso, twin’s Robert & Norm Salter, husband & wife Nick & Dale Rudy, Ronald Kiesewetter, David Nolan, Terry Smith attending from Texas, Henry :Hank” Phillips, Jay Verburg of Red Creek, “The Gold Digger” Ron DeGhetto, Keith Zorger of Whites of Mid Atlantic, Pete Anderson & Ryan Fazekas from Canada
4/30/17 Sunday meet near 179 Frost Hill Rd, Marlborough, NH, Look for lots of cars. Remember Car Pooling helps. Held rain or shine. Sign in: 9:30 am. Hunt 11:am to 1:00pm. $6,000 seeded hunt, Frost Hill Rd in Marlborough, NH. Old settlement land, which constantly yields deep treasures. In 2016 Jim Doray found a rare Fugio cent.
Brian Thomas & his son Logan & Howard Johnson bury over 1,500 coins approx. $3,000 and 10 tokens worth minimum $150 (mostly metal detectors.
Free $1,000 treasure chest drawing for a White’s MX Sport metal detector & a Whites TRX pinpointer after hunt. Hunt Cover charge $125 advance & $150 at event. Meet near 179 Frost Hill Rd, Marlborough, NH, Look for lots of cars. Remember Car Pooling helps. Sign in: 9:30 am & hunt 11:am to 1:00pm. Following Seeded Hunt is the free drawing for a White’s $1,000 treasure chest.
Following April 30th National Hunt on Frost Hill Rd in Marlborough, NH is our Charity Raffle drawing and you do not have to be present to win raffle
First prize Minelab CTX 3030 metal detector or $1,000. (will take bids on 3030, if winner wants money)
Second prize a Minelab Go Find 60 “with bluetooth” metal detector.
To purchase covers charge or raffle tickets with credit card, call Streeters in Marlborough, NH 603-876-4443. Pay Pal or mail a check with your name, address, phone, email and what you are registering for to PTHHS, 307 Main St, Marlborough, NH 03455
BONE 24 NATURAL HUNT sponsors
April 26 Wednesday = White’s Metal detector Natural Hunt. Tony Brogna and White’s of New England
April 27 Thursday = Garrett metal Detector Natural Hunt
FRIDAY!! Minelab Americas Natural metal detector hunt at Dublin Christian Academy, 106 Page Rd., Dublin, NH. Meet Debbie Smikoski of Minelab. $60 advance cover charge or $100 at site.
A Minelab vest door prize XL only and peg leg Chris Redmond will cook hot dogs. and supplement FOOD DONATIONS appreciated.
Friday night 5:30p social & Minelab Get together, all you can eat Roast Pork banquet $30 @ door = 5:pm social & cash bar & 7:30 “all you can eat does not include take home” Door prizes & speakers at Italian Club, 97 Wood St. (use rear entrance,) Keene, NH
Saturday Hobby show, 312 Washington St.,@ Keene, N.H. Recreation Center, 8:30am to 3:00pm $5 cover charge $1 if under 12 or over 76. A Silent Chinese Auction, 6 Workshops including 8:30 am CT Todd mini XP Deus metal detector boot camp. Also meet Glenn “Doc: Watson, he is demonstrating electrolysis, also Meet “Tree Man” Hank Phillips of Hudson, NH, Keith Zorger of White’s of Mid Atlantic, Nutmeg Treasure Hunters, and returning is Debbie of Minelab North America, Pete Anderson & partner Ryan Fazekas & Test Team member, Steve Zazulyk from Anderson Shafts in Canada, Chris Redmond, Jay Verburg, Jim Doray, the Gold Digger and Carter Pennington. Noon time ICMJ panning contest. Many metal detector find displays. The Best Finds contest is for finds found in USA since April 20, 2016 Contest. (turn in find 10:00am to Jessie & judging @ noon).
Hobby show Charity Chinese Auction could use more items!! Already donated; Minelab Excalibur II under water and land metal detector, a Fisher T 2, a Garrett AT Pro & a Minelab Go 20 metal detector.
A block of auction tickets 26 tickets including a $50 door prize ticket available at Hobby Show for $20 a book or 3 books for $50.00 from Bill & Barbara Barker from 9:30 am to 3:oopm. Winners selected @ 3:pm
BONE also raises $$ for St Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, Wounded Warriors, & Dublin Christian Academy. BONE organized with help from the Professional Treasure Hunters Historical Society, Treasure Hunters Gazette newspaper, North East Metal Detecting Forum and with donations from Minelab, White’s, Garrett, Fisher, Detector Pro, Streeters, Anderson Rods and others.
Charity Raffle Fund Raiser
1st prize either a $2499. Minelab CTX 3030 (under water & or land metal detector or $1,000.
2nd prize a Minelab Go Find 60 metal detector
Ticket donation $5 each or 5 for $20
(Sell 100 tickets and you are in a $100 prize drawing)
A Plaque for Best Find of the 3 day natural hunt. Turn in find for 3 day natural hunt’s Best Find contest judging before 4/29/17 to Streeter.
SOLD OUT Thursday night Chinese Dine Out @ Lee & Mt Fuji in Marlborough, NH
Hobby show & workshops cover charge $5 or $1 if under 12 or over 75.
Saturday night, April 29 BONE 24 Hall of Fame Award’s banquet with Prime Rib . $35 each advance cover charge until sold out.
Speakers, lots of door prizes including a metal detector. Being Inducted into our Treasure Hunters Hall of Fame and attending to accept award, Debbie Smikoski of Minelab, our first teenager Juliane Karbonik, our first twins Norm & Robert Salter, Raven Schwan-Noble, Terry Smith of Texas Relic Hunters and Professional Treasure Hunter’s Society members; Allyson Cohen, Laura Kucharczyk, Tony Browning, Joe Tessandori, David Bailey, Curt Bruso, Nick & Dale Rudy, David Nolan, Gary Douglas, Henry Phillips, Jay Verberg, Ronald Kiesewetter, the gold digger Ron DeGhetto, Norman Messier, Keith Zorger, Pete Anderson and unable to attend & going into Hall of Fame Anita & Butch Holcombe of American Digger magazine
TREASURE HUNTERS of 2017
Paul Fucillo and Jim Doray
SUNDAY $6,000 seeded hunt & free $1,000 treasure chest drawing for hunters
Rules! No PI Detectors, Hunters must use headphones or run no volume, carry a trash bag & no shovels wader then 8″.
Seeded Hunt $125 advance or $150on day of event
PTHHS membership is $25 a year. 2 year renewal before old membership expires is $25 or 10 years for $99.
Hobby show & workshops $5.00 or $1 if under 12 or over 76or if servicemen in uniform or anyone in a wheelchair
BONE 24 Raffle Prizes
1st a $2499. Minelab CTX 3030 metal detector or $1,000
2nd Minelab Go Find 60 metal detector
Raffle Drawing April 30 2017 after BONE Hunt in Marlborough, NH
Raffle Tickets $5 each or 5 for $20. Sell $100 & you’re in a $100 drawing
you do not have to be present to win”
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PTHHS, 307 Main St., Marlborough, NH 03455
Credit card or check payment via George Streeter 603 876 4443
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