Madison Gem and Mineral Club

Rockhounding, Lapidary, Geology, Fossils, Paleontology, Metalsmithing...
Welcome to the Madison Gem and Mineral Club. Our purpose is to promote & encourage the study of mineralogy, lapidary arts, gemology, paleontology, & other allied fields. 

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Dues are Due!
Dues are $12 for an individual; 
$16 for a family. 
Send dues to Treasurer (Rick Maske) at meetings or club address: 
Madison Gem & Mineral Club, 
P.O. Box 8882
Madison, Wi. 53708

Introduction to Lapidary 
Taught by Nevin Franke:
Session 12/17/16-3/30/16 (No class 3/23/16). Register by 2/18/16.
Session 2: 4/6/16-5/11/16. Register by 4/7/16.
Class times: Wednesdays 5:15pm to 9:15PM.

For more information about the classes and to register, please call 608-262-3156 or visit UW Mini Courses.

Monthly Meetings
The Madison Gem and Mineral Club has monthly meetings the 4th Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. in the AB20 Lecture Hall in Weeks Hall, UW Department of Geoscience. Meetings are free and open to  all.

Please check the Newsletters and Facebook for info about the next meeting and announcements. 

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The lapidary lab has moved!
Thanks to a generous proposal from Nevin & Burnie's Rock Shop, the lab has moved to a new space at 217 N. Paterson Street (2 doors down from Burnie's Rock Shop).