• Annual Show a Great Success!

    Lubbock Gem & Mineral Society was honored to host the South Central Federation of Mineral Societies Convention in 2016. We welcome new members and visitors to our monthly meetings where LGMS brings together those interested in Earth Sciences & Lapidary arts for knowledge and study.

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Whether you're a gemology or geology professional or just a kid who likes pet rocks

If you look for unpolished jewels in unexpected places ... if you can't resist a good treasure hunt ... If you dig hiking and would hike to dig ... If you are interested in the art of jewelry making ...If you are interested in geology and earth sciences .... or if you just plain LOVE rocks ...

You've come to the right web site.

The Lubbock Gem and Mineral Society is dedicated to furthering the study of Geology and Earth Sciences in the West Texas region. Our membership ranges from retirees all the way to toddlers -- and we always enjoy learning and providing quality educational experiences for our members and the community at large. If you're interested, please browse our site. You are welcome to attend a meeting the first Tuesday of any month for free! Don't be shy -- we are glad to have you.

Apply for Membership Here

Don't forget to visit our next Meeting
on the First Tuesday of next month at Forrest Heights Methodist Church in Lubbock! You don't have to be a member to attend - visitors are welcome.

Come Tonight to Learn About Faceting Stones!

Dave Swartz will be giving an exciting presentation on faceting tonight – don’t miss it. For tonight’s competition, the JALAF for this evening is  “Mostly Black.” Bring out your obsidians, tuxedo agates, jets, and other ebony stones for all to see. Share this:

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Showcase Your Talents at the SPF

The South Plains Fair will be from September 23rd to October 1st this year. As usual there is a Crafts and Hobbies section for those interested in displaying their crafts and possibly winning an award for their skills. In Division 60 – Jewelry there are seven categories. 6000 – Belt Buckles 6001 – Bolo 6002 […]

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