Gem & Mineral Society holds meetings on the third Sunday of the
month. At each club meeting there is a
potluck, business meeting, main presentation, and members share other
interesting information about the hobby.
June General Meeting!
Sunday June 16th, 2019
Welcoming begins at 11:00 AM. Potluck Lunch begins at 12:00 PM. Lunch is followed by the general meeting.
Visitors are always welcome.
Meetings are held at the society's clubhouse:
2500 Meacham Ranch Road
Angels Camp, California (MAP)
The club has a lapidary shop, which includes several rock and trim saws, cabbing units and polishers.
Regular shop hours are on Saturdays, 10AM to 2PM. During this time, club members can provide instruction for other members or work on their own projects.
MORE SHOP INFORMATION
MORE ABOUT LAPIDARY
is currently working on dates for future field trips. In addition to
sponsoring its own field trips, its members are welcome to attend trips
hosted by other Field Trip Chairmen's Association ("Co-op") clubs and
the California Federation of Mineralogical Societies (CFMS). MORE ABOUT
Our last show was held on March 23 & 24, 2019. We wish to thank our Dealers and all who attended.
At our shows, vendors sell such items as mineral specimens, jewelry,
gems, beads, fossils, petrified wood, lapidary material, meteorites,
tools and supplies for making jewelry.
The show includes a kid's area, exhibit cases, demonstrations, silent auction, door prizes and a raffle. Admission fee is $5.00 per person. Kids under 12 free with an adult.
ABOUT OUR SHOW
The club hosts a tailgate swap twice a year. This is a very fun event
that is held at our clubhouse in Angels Camp. MAP TO CLUBHOUSE Club Members bring
their items to the clubhouse for everybody to buy, sell or swap.
Next swap is TBD (probably in November).
There will be slabs, rough, specimens and beautiful jewelry. Plus more! Come check out these great
deals! We've got a great turn out of swappers, so come on down, visit and support your club and its members. This event will take place rain or shine. Tables will be inside if there is inclement weather.
Please pass this along to other rock hounds or anyone you think might be interested. This is open to the
Our last Tailgate Swap was April 6th, 2019.