Benefits of being a Member
Access to Members only content on this site
Members can post and reply to the forums on this site, and have access to hidden, members only content in the menu's as well.
Members can access many years of archived newsletters on this website.
Monthly meeting and social
Meeting the first Tuesday every month with club members and guests, featuring an educational program, a show and tell time, a monthly JALAF challenge (competition with prizes), a rock raffle, and door prizes.
Use of club workshop
Members have the opportunity to use club equipment (for a nominal fee) to cut, grind, and
polish lapidary material at our workshop on the 1st and 3rd Sunday afternoons of every month. Space is limited at this time, so sign up early!
The club has a large library stored at a members home. To gain access, make an appointment with the Librarian and check out a book or two! Use the contact us page and send a message to the webmaster!
Annual Ice Cream Social
Ice cream and baked goods in place of the regular meeting in August. Featuring a silent auction of rocks, minerals, and member made jewelry.
Annual cookout where the club provides the hamburgers and hot dogs, and features a fundraising live auction of things donated through out the year. Equipment, rocks and minerals, things you can't live without!
Annual Christmas Party
The club provides a Turkey and a Ham, members bring a covered dish to
share and we enjoy a white elephant gift exchange of hobby related
Annual Show and Sale
Vendors, displays and educational programs for everyone.
Field trips to area rockhounding spots, museums, and nearby club shows.
Monthly Board Meeting
All members are welcome to attend the Board meeting and to contribute to the running of this club. (Voting is restricted to board members)