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Our Members meetings are open to the public and are usually held on the second Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. at Woodlawn Baptist Church, 4600 Manchaca (or Menchaca historically) Road, Austin, TX 78745. Visitors and newcomers are always welcome! Y'all come join us.

Most meetings feature:

Calendar year 2024

Past events: (click to show or hide)

January 11, 2024: AMDC Members meeting featuring Tom Ashworth talking about the XP Deus II detector. Plus clues to the next cache that was just hidden by Mitch London.

January 13, 2024: AMDC Members only seeded Fun Hunt at Camp Ben McCulloch starting at 10 a.m. Come early and/or stay late to search for the real oldies still hiding at the camp. Ed swears there's lots of them.

February 8, 2024: AMDC Members meeting featuring two seeded hunts at the church. The first will be with lights OUT, the second will be with lights ON. Bring your detecting and pinpointing equipment, plus a strong flashlight. Leave your shovel at home - you won't need it and we aren't allowed to dig. Don't be late - the first hunt starts at 7 p.m. Note the different entrance for the meeting.

February 23-25, 2024: Digstock IX by Digstock at Eastern NC

February 23-25, 2024: Florida Hunt 10 Metal Detecting Fundraiser by Focus Speed at Melrose, FL

February 24, 2024: HARC 42nd Annual Galveston Open Beach Hunt by Houston Archeology and Recovery Club at R.A. Apffel East Beach Park, Galveston, TX

March 9, 2024: 36th Annual TCAS Hunt by Treasure Coast Archaeological Society at Vero Beach, FL

March 14, 2024: AMDC Members meeting featuring Mitch London talking about the very first coins.

March 16, 2024: CANCELED DUE TO WEATHER Members-only natural hunt starting at 10 a.m. at a private site in Buda, TX. Come to the March Members meeting for details. Please check this website just before going to the hunt site in case of last minute cancellation.

March 16, 2024: Relic Hunt at Liberty Hall by Liberty Hall Plantation at Culpeper Co., VA

March 22-24, 2024: The Oklahoma Land Rush Metal Detecting Weekend by Oklahoma Treasure Hunters at McAlister, OK

March 23-24, 2024: First-ever Greatest little Treasure Show in Texas by Larry Vickers at Llano, TX

April 5-7, 2024: 1st Annual Show-Me Pro/Am Treasure Hunt by Nokta Makro at Greenville, MO

April 6, 2024: Seeded Civil War Relic Hunt by Terry Smith at Somewhere in NE Texas

April 11, 2024: AMDC Members meeting featuring Tom Ashworth presenting a program on water detecting. This program was recently given at the First-ever Greatest Little Treasure Show and was enjoyed by all.

April 13, 2024: AMDC Members-only cleanup hunt at Old Settlers RV Park in Round Rock, starting officially at 10 a.m., but hunters are welcome to come early and/or stay late.

April 13, 2024: Sunshine Silver and Relic Hunt by Central Florida Metal Detecting Club at Orlando, FL

April 13-14, 2024: 2024 LRRC Hunt by Lancaster Research & Recovery Club at Lancaster, PA

April 20, 2024: Spring Open Hunt by Lehigh Valley Treasure Hunters Club at Allentown, PA

April 24-28, 2024: Bone 31 by Treasure Coast Archaeological Society at Keene, NH

April 27-28, 2024: Hoosier Classic Treasure Hunt by Wray’s Treasure Shop & Dan Valencia at Seymour, IN

April 27-28, 2024: 37th National Open Hunt by Three Forks Treasure Hunters Club at Pryor, OK

April 27-28, 2024: 41st Club Anniversary Open Hunt by East Coast Research and Discovery Assn at Deal, NJ

May 3-4, 2024: Nugget Noggin Live by Nugget Noggin at Rock Hill, SC

May 9, 2024: AMDC Members meeting featuring John Lawhon (Jim's son) presenting a program on 3D printing.

May 11, 2024: Spring Silver Hunt by Ozarks Metal Detecting Club at Atkins, AR

May 18, 2024: AMDC Members-only Hunt from 10 am to Noon at Morris Memorial Park, 802 N Avenue C, Elgin, TX.  Hunters are welcome to come early and/or stay late for extra swing-time.

May 18-19, 2024: 2024 Civil War Relic Treasure Hunt by Matt Catoe at Jefferson, SC

May 25-26, 2024: 51st Indian Territory Treasure Hunt by the ITTHC near Sapulpa, OK

June 1-2, 2024: 10th Annual Hunt by Dirt Digging PA at Emporium, PA

June 5-6, 2024: Texas Lions Camp kid's hunt days. Please bring all the foreign coins, small toy cars, cheap jewelry, etc. you can spare. Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., Thursday: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Kerrville, TX. Any questions - call Larry at 512-243-1831.

June 13, 2024: AMDC Members meeting featuring Randy Connell presenting a program on search site research.

June 14-16, 2024: 52nd Northwest Annual Treasure Hunt by Northwest Treasure Hunters Spokane Club at Athol, ID

June 22, 2024: AMDC Members-only FUN HUNT at Brushy Creek Lake Park at 3300 Brushy Creek Road in Cedar Park from 10 a.m. to noon - instructions at 10. Come early and/or stay late for this natural hunt, but don't miss all the fun.

June 22-23, 2024: Indiana Open Treasure Hunt by Wrays Treasure Shop at Seymour, IN

June 28-30, 2024:TAMDC Treasure Show at Hearne, TX with silver & gold hunt.

July 11, 2024: AMDC Members meeting featuring Scott Hegel talking about metal detecting in the water.
           There will not be a Club organized hunt in July.

July 13-20, 2024: 2024 Treasure Week at New Stanton, PA

July 19-20, 2024: Mel Fisher Days by Mel Fisher's Treasure Museum at Sebastian, FL

Future events:

August 3-4, 2024: Third Annual Treasure Hunt by Tri-State Treasure Hunters at Grand Rapids, ND Flyer

August 8, 2024: AMDC Members meeting will feature an ice cream social with optional games.
                          There will not be a Club organized hunt in August.

August 10-11, 2024: 40th Annual Treasure Hunt by Black Diamond Treasure Hunters Club at Dallas, PA Flyer

August 17-18, 2024: 45th Annual Buckeye Championship Treasure Hunt by Don & Bill Hayes at New Concord, OH Flyer

August 30-September 1, 2024: 6th Annual Moonshine Open Treasure Hunt by Central Kentucky Research & Recovery Team, Metal Detecting Club at Crab Orchard, KY FB Page

September 12, 2024: AMDC Members meeting featuring Paul Krugler's Target ID Game. Be sure to bring your detector and pencil, but leave your finds bag, hat, knee pads, pinpointer, shovel and water bottle at home.

September 14, 2024: 54th Annual Club Hunt and Picnic by Empire State Metal Detector Assn at Berne Town Park, NY Web page

September 15, 2024: 47th Annual Treasure Hunt by Mo-Kan Search and Recovery Club at Lathrop, MO Web page

September 21, 2024: Midwest Silver Shootout 2024 by Detecting Gear LLC and Jeffery Behnke at Kirklin, IN Flyer

September 21-22, 2024: 33rd Annual Jersey Shore Treasure Hunt by Deep Search Metal Detecting Club at Deal, NJ Flyer

October 6, 2024: Open Beach Hunt by Staten Island History Hunters at ?, NY Save the Date

October 11-13, 2024: Ka-do-ha Treasure Fest 7 by Ka-Do-Ha Indian Village at Murfreesboro, AR Flyer

October 12, 2024: CTTC Annual Open Hunt by Central Texas Treausre Club at Brownwood,TX Flyer and Coin Raffle

October 12, 2024: Big Fall Treasure Hunt by Ohio Detectorists Association at Oregonia, OH Web page

October 19, 2024: 19th Annual Leon Johnson & Paul Kennedy Memorial Open Relic Hunt by Tri-State Coin & Relic Hunting Club at Booneville, MS Web page

October 20, 2024: Annual Open Hunt by Massachusetss Treasure Hunting Assn at Milton, MA Save the Date

October 26, 2024: Big Silver Hunt by Lehigh Valley Treasure Hunters Club at Allentown, PA Flyer

October 26, 2024: Fall Silver Hunt by Ozarks Metal Detecting Club at Atkins, AR Flyer

November 1-2, 2024: 2024 Birthday Bash by Gypsy Jewels & American Digger Magazine at Pittsburgh, TX Web page

November 16, 2024: Veterans Day Hunt by Austin Metal Detecting Club at Round Rock, TX Flyer

Board meetings: Board meetings are open to all Club Members. If you are interested in attending a Board meeting, please contact an Officer, Board Member, or the Webmaster for details. These are held via ZOOM ™ on the first Thursday of each month at 6:15 p.m.