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June 2018 Meeting

FYI we will NOT be meeting in Jamestown on June 30, 2018.  We will be meeting at a club hunt.  Please check your email if you are a paid member for 2018 for further details. 

Remember to bring headphones and water! Bug spray is recommended as well. 

We should return to our Jamestown locati…

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March, April, and May Meetings 2018

Due to the holiday weekend, we did not hold our March meeting on March 31st.  Our March meeting will be held on April 7th, at 9 AM at the Mendenhall Plantation. 

We will still be meeting on Saturday, April 28th at 9 AM at Mendenhall Plantation. This will be our LAST meeting until our annual see…

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Member Spotlight! Bill Bookout

One of our members, Bill Bookout, was recently profiled by William Purkey in his bi-monthly column in Western & Eastern Treasures!  Thanks to William for the shout out to our club and for sharing Bill's story.  In addition, we received a very kind letter from local shop owner Jerry Barbee regarding …

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February 2018

Hello all! 

Our next meeting will take place on February 24th, 2018 at the Mendenhall Plantation in Jamestown, NC, starting at 9 AM.

Our own Robert Underwood will be speaking about adding wireless headphone functionality to your detector.


Welcome to 2018!

A new year means new meetings!  Please plan to come to our first meeting of 2018 on January 27, 2018 at 9 AM at the Mendenhall Plantation in Jamestown, NC.

Membership dues for 2018 will be due at this meeting. 
Elections will be held for 2018 offices. 

We hope to see you there!

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End of 2017 - October Meeting Finds & Holiday Event

Our last official meeting of 2017 was well attended and brought many interesting finds, along with additional finds shared at our holiday party in December 2017. 

Please see the photos below of our members and some of the submitted finds for best finds:




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Fall Meeting Plans - Auction Success!

Hello all and thank you for your turn out at our last meeting September 30th.  Lots of great items up for auction and lots of support for our club! Everyone’s generosity and sense of fun is greatly appreciated.  Thank you also to those who brought their own or extra chairs to ensure everyone had a p…

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September Meeting

This Saturday, September 30th, 2017, will be our monthly meeting and annual auction!  We will have donated items as well as asking anyone attending to feel free to bring donations of their own to be auctioned off to benefit our club’s treasury.  

We will meet at 9 AM at the Mendenhall Plantatio…

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ONSD at Mendenhall Plantation Village Faire

On Saturday, July 15th, members of ONSD volunteered their time to share our hobby with visitors to the Mendenhall Plantation Village Faire.  Exhibited were historical artifacts found by club members along with various detectors.  A demo area was also set up to allow those interested to search for co…

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July Meeting Planned

Please note we will be meeting this month on July 29th at 9 AM, at the Mendenhall Plantation in Jamestown.  We've been seeing an increase in attendance, so if you have a camp chair or folding chair, please bring it with you to ensure a seat. 


Call for new meeting location - we're a bit b…

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June Meeting Reminder

Hello all! 

We welcome you to come out and join us on Saturday, June 24, 2017, at 9:00 am at the historical Mendenhall Plantation located at 603 West Main Street, Jamestown, NC, 27282.

On the agenda is a raffle for American Digger magazine!

Hope to see you there!

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May and June Updates!

Hard to believe summer is here!  Hopefully everyone can get out and do some detectoring if you haven't already. 

May brought us a club hunt on a historical property in Winston-Salem. Thank you to the huntmaster William for getting the permission!  While we were light on the historical finds, ther…

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April fun with ONSD

This Saturday, April 8, 2017 will be another members only club hunt!

If you are interested in joining us, you must complete the membership application and pay the membership fee to participate.

As always, our regular meetings are open to guests and our next meeting will be April 29, 2017.

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March 2017 Meeting

Come join us for our March 2017 meeting on Saturday, March 25, at 9:00 AM.  Anyone interested in metal detecting is invited to our meetings and we hope you will decide to join us!  Membership is $20 per year for individuals, $30 for families.

Meetings are held at the historical Mendenhall Plantat…

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February 2017 Meeting

Come join us for our February 2017 meeting on Saturday, February 25, at 9:00 AM.  Anyone interested in metal detecting is invited to our meetings and we hope you will decide to join us!  Membership is $20 per year for individuals, $30 for families.

Meetings are held at the historical Mendenhall P…

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Meeting of March 29, 2014

This spring is off to a great start for ONSD..
The Annual ONSD Auction was a big success.  Our club treasury is enriched by $450.00.  Many thanks to Rodney Joslin who did an excellent job as auctioneer and Susan Neubauer who recorded bids and kept track of the money 
Auction money will be u…

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January 25, 2014 Meeting

Our ONSD Christmas Party on December 14 was a big success. Thanks to Susan Neubauer and her Party Committee, the food was delicious and the decorations were delightful. It was the best ONSD Christmas Breakfast Party ever. ..

On January 25, 2014 we held a very important meeting. There were a number …

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New Club Meeting Location for January 2013

On January 26, 2013, the Club will hold its regularly scheduled monthly meeting at 9:00 am at a new location, East Coast Wings and Grill, 1579-B New Garden Road in Greensboro.

Two important events will take place.

  1. Elections of Officers for 2013 will be held
  2. Payment of dues for the year 2013 w…

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High Point Park Bans Metal Detecting

Jim Spivey sends in the news that another park has banned metal detecting due to holes not being filled in. Here's the story.

Upcoming Agenda Items

Hello, ONSD Members,
December 15, 2012
The club will hold its December meeting on a special day in the Community Room of the Kathleen Clay Edwards Family Branch Library located at 1420 Price Park Road in Greensboro. The club will enjoy a very special guest, Mr. Graham Strickland, local author of the…

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