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Massachusetts Treasure Hunting Association was founded in 1981. Our club continues to meet in Newton , Massachusetts.
Our members come from all around the Massachusetts and New England area.
We welcome anyone who enjoys metal detecting to attend a meeting and share our hobby.
Every 3rd Friday of the month we meet at Newton Presbyterian Church, 75 Vernon Street in Newton.
Doors open at 7:00 P.M   Meeting begins at 7:45 P.M.   Guests are always welcome.
Meeting Structure
  • General business
  • Raffle drawings (usually a 1oz. silver bullion coin or silver dollar. On average, we give away 7-10 depending on meeting size and current silver prices)
  • Indian Head Penny Draw-winner takes home silver rounds  or a “Dandy Don Silver Dime”
  • NEW  Silver bowl drawing. Bring 90% silver coin to enter.  Winner takes all.
  • 50-50 Cash Raffle
  • Find-of-the-Month competition (silver coins are always awarded as prizes)
  • Program (Speaker, Demonstrations, Video/Slide shows, etc…)
  • Time between these, to rub elbows with members and guests
  • Coffee, soft drinks and snacks are most always available