BEAC

 

 

 

 

Listed below are the Clubs of the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical and Lapidary Societies by state. Double-click on the state below to go to the specific state or scroll down to the state. Contact information may be out of date. Please verify the information with the person listed.

Alabama

Maine

Pennsylvania

Connecticut

Maryland

Rhode Island

Delaware

Massachusetts

South Carolina

District of Columbia

New Hampshire

Tennessee

Florida

New Jersey

Vermont

Georgia

New York

Virginia

Kentucky

North Carolina

West Virginia

ALABAMA

Alabama Mineral And Lapidary Society, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.lapidaryclub.com>
    Meetings: 2nd Friday of month at 6:30 P.M.
    Emmet O'Neal Library, 50 Oak St; Mountainbrook, AL
    Show: 1st full weekend in June, 2016
    Tannehill State Park, 12632 Confederate Pkwy; McCalla, AL
    Show Chair: Cathy Kellog <tannehillgemshow at gmail.com> 256-283-4407
    Editor: Sandra Sullivan: <doodle35146ss at yahoo.com> 205-903-7062
    Bulletin: Rockhound Roundup
    Webmaster: Steve Adams

CONNECTICUT

Bristol Gem & Mineral Club, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.bristolgem.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Douglas Beals Senior Community Center, 240 Stafford Av; Bristol
    Show: October 15-16, 2016. Douglas Beals Senior Community Center
    240 Stafford Av; Bristol, Ct
    2nd VP: David Korzendorfer <dkorzend27 at comcast.net> 860-651-9980.
    Member: Kathleen Collins <kathleenc55 at cox.net> 860-659-2026
    Editor: Linda Weidemier
    Bulletin: Down In The Dumps
    Webmaster: Barbara Korzendorfer

Danbury Mineralogical Society

    Club Website: <www.danburymineralogicalsociety.weebly.com>
    Meetings: 1st Thursday of month at 7:00 p.m.
    Danbury Historical Society, 43 Main St; Danbury, CT
    Editor: Debbie Singleton <beebalm28 at gmail.com>
    Bulletin: The Danburite
    Webmaster: Laurie Mechanic-Goodman

Lapidary And Mineral Society of Central Connecticut, Inc.

    Website: <www.lmscc.org>
    Meetings:3rd Monday of each month at 7:30 p.m. (Sept. - June)
    Maloney High School, 121 Gravel St.; Meriden, CT
    Show: March 5-6, 2016. Maloney High School, 121 Gravel St; Meriden, CT 06450.
    President: Tom Benedict <tbenedict10 at ymail.com>
    Editor: Harold Moritz<fritzandsheila at pobox.com>
    Bulletin: Chip & Pick

Manchester Gem & Mineral Club

    Meetings:3rd Tuesday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Lutz Childrens' Museum, 247 S Main St; Manchester
    Show: Date yet to be determined. Lutz Childrens Museum, 247 S Main St; Manchester, CT
    Treasurer: David Burgess <davidburgess55 at gmail.com>. 860-666-4063
    Editor: Kathleen Collins <kathleenc55 at cox.net> 860-659-2026
    Bulletin: The Prospector

New Haven Mineral Club

    Club Website: <newhavenmineralclub.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Monday of month at 6:30 P.M
    524 Brooksvale Av; Hamden, CT
    Show: 2-3, 2016. Amity Middle School
    100 Ohman Rd (off Rt 3 & Sheffield Rd); Hamden, CT
    PresidentArt Doyle <president at newhavenmineralclub.org>
    Bulletin: Triassic Valley Bulletin
    Editor: Jaci Coleman
    Webmaster: Art Doyle

Stamford Mineralogical Society

    Club Website: <stamfordmineralsociety.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month at 7:30 pm except July & August
    Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Rd; Old Greenwich, CT
    Show: 1st weekend in November 2016. Eastern Greenwich Civic Center
    90 Harding Rd; Old Greenwich, CT
    PresidentHoward Heitner <docheitner at gmail.com>
    Show Chair: Mary Elizabeth Molon <stamfordmineral at yahoo.com>
    Bulletin: The Vug Examiner
    Editor: Howard Heitner
    Webmaster: Howard Heitner

Thames Valley Rockhounds, Inc.

    Meetings: 1st Monday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Bill Library, 718 Colonel Ledyard Hwy. Ledyard, CT
    President: Gail Talmadge <gtal58 at yahoo.com>

DELAWARE

Delaware Mineralogical Society

    Club Website: <www.delminsociety.net>
    Meetings: 2nd Monday of month except July & August at 7:00 P.M.
    Greenbank Mill; 500 Greenbank Rd; Wilmington, DE
    Show: 1st weekend in March, 2016.
    Delaware Technical College; 400 Stanton-Christiana Rd (Rt. 58); Stanton, DE
    President: Teddy Silver <teddis1 at verizon.net>
    Editor: Carla Gauger
    Bulletin: The Geogram
    Webmaster: Ken Casey

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Gem, Lapidary And Mineral Society of Washington, D.C.

    Club Website: <glmsdc.org>
    Meetings:3rd Friday of month except July & August
    Chevy Chase Library, 5601 Connecticut Ave NW; Washington, DC
    Show: October 30, 2016; Woman's Club of Bethesda, 5500 Sonoma Rd, Bethesda, MD
    Webmaster: Imelda Rocha <Imelda at imeldarocha.com>
    Bulletin: The Dopstick

Micromineralogists Of The National Capital Area

    Club Website: <dcmicrominerals.org>
    Meetings; 4th Wednesday of month at 7:30 P.M.
    Long Branch Nature Center, 625 S. Carlin Springs Rd; Arlington, VA
    Conference: 22-23, 2016. SpringHill Suites, 6085 Richmond Hwy, Alexandria, VA
    For info and Registration Kathy Hrechka (info below)
    Editor: Kathy Hrechka <kshrechka at msn.com>
    Bulletin: The Mineral Mite
    Webmaster: Julia Hrechka

Mineralogical Society of the District of Columbia

    Club Website: <mineralogicalsocietyofdc.org>
    Meetings: 1st Wednesday of month at 7:30 pm.
    Nat'l History Museum, Smithsonian Instution; 10th & Constitution Ave. -
    Kathy Kerby Room. Must be in Constituion Ave. lobby by 7:30 pm
    President: Dave Nanney <dnanney at cox.net>
    Secretary: Andy Thompson <thompson 01 at erols.net>
    Editor: Steve Johnson
    Webmaster: Betty Thompson

FLORIDA

Central Florida Mineral And Gem Society

    Website: <www.cfmgs.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Monday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Pine Castle Womans Club, 5901 S Orange Ave; Orlando, FL
    Show: April 22-24, 2016. Florida National Guard Armory
    President: Sal Sansone <ssfossilhunter at aol.com>
    Webmaster: Gordon Oakley <cfmgsociety at gmail.com>
    Editor: Paula Wilson
    Bulletin: The Thumblicker

Florida Panhandle Gem And Mineral Society

    Meetings:3rd Tuesday of month at 7 P.M.
    1st Christians Disciples Church, 1279 Langly Ave; Pensacola, FL
    President: David Blackman <rockhound at gmail.com>
    Treasurer: Philip Shaw, <gene7272003 at yahoo.com>
    Editor: Paul Shurte
    Bulletin: The Agatizer
    Webmaster: David Dobson

Gem & Mineral Society Of The Palm Beaches, Inc.

    Website: <www.gemandmineralsociety.org>
    Meetings:3rd Thursday of month at 7:30 P.M.
    4800 Dreher Trail North; West Palm Beach, FL
    Show: November 19 - 20, 2016. South Florida Fairgrounds,
    9067 Southern Blvd; W. Palm Beach, FL
    President: Laura Simmons <president at gemandmineralsociety.org>
    Show Chair: Barbara Ringhiser <vendorinfo at gemandmineralsociety.org>
    Editor: Jackie Tufford
    Bulletin: The Rockhound
    Webmaster: Ingrid Webster

Miami Mineralogical And Lapidary Guild, Inc.

    Website: <www.miamigmandmineral.com>
    Meetings: 2nd Monday of each month at 7: 45 P.M.
    1185 Sunset Dr; Coral Gables, FL 33143
    Show: Fall & Spring, Evelyn Greer Park, Pinecrest, FL (see website for dates)
    9067 Southern Blvd; W. Palm Beach, FL
    Vice Pres: Sandy Mielke: <webguy at mmlg-inc.org> 305-858-6967
    Editor: Sandy Mielke
    Webmaster: Sandy Mielke
    Bulletin: The Geode

Southwest Florida Gem, Mineral & Fossil Club

    Meetings: Last Tuesday of month at 6:30 pm
    Call for location
    Show: March 27, 2016.
    President/Editor: Edward Trubenbach <ehtbat at aol.com>
    Treasurer: Barbara Trubenbach <ehtbat at aol.com>
    Bulletin: Earthly Treasures

GEORGIA

Augusta Gem & Mineral Society

    Club Web site: <www.agams.club>
    Meetings:3rd Friday of month at 7:30 P.M.
    Georgia Military College Annex, 3836 Washington Rd, Suite 10; Martinez, GA
    Show: March 11-13, 2016. Julian Smith Casino, 2200 Broad St; Augusta, GA
    Past President: James Cook <rblct at bellsouth.net>
    Editor: Susan Blas
    Webmaster: Elliot Huffman

Northeast Georgia Mineral Society

    Meetings: 1st Thursday of month at 7:00 P.M. Cornelia Library, 301 N Main St. Cornelia, GA
    President: Phyllis Love <jacz36 at windstream.net>
    Editor: Richard Walter
    Bulletin: Rockin 'n Readin

KENTUCKY

Geological Alliance

    Meetings: Varies. Held at Members homes. Contact club for information.
    Treasurer: Judy Budnik. <wisoh at msn.com>

Mineral & Fossil Interest Group (MAFIC)

    Meetings: 2nd Sunday of "even" months. Contact club for information on location.
    INTERNAL Liaison OFFICER: Alan Goldstein. <deepskyspy at outlook.com>
    EXTERNAL Liaison OFFICER: David Horn <crystalman at earthlink.net>
    Editor: Alan Goldstein

MAINE

Kennebec Rocks And Minerals Club

    Website: <kennebec-rocksandminerals.com>
    Meetings:3rd Friday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Kennebec Savings Bank, Main St; Winthrop, ME
    Swap/Show: Labor Day Weekend. National Guard Armory; Western Av.; Augusta, ME
    Editor: Ron LePage. <ronlep at midmaine.com>
    Liaison: Vladimer Reneyske <reneyske at fairpoint.net>
    Bulletin: Kennebec Rockhounder
    Webmaster: Ron LePage

Maine Mineralogical and Geological Society

    Club Website: <mainemineralclub.org>
    Meetings:3rd Saturday of each month September - May, at 7:00 P.M.
    Room 1, Payson Smith Hall, Univ. of So. Maine, Fallmouth St, Portland, ME
    Show: April 16-17, 2016. St Joseph's College, Standish, ME
    Webmaster: Patrick Bigos <webmaster at mainmineralclub.org>
    Editor: Edwin Clopton
    Bulletin: Rockin' Around

Oxford County Mineral And Gem Association,Inc.

    Meetings: 1st Friday of month at 7:00 P.M. Oxford Hills Middle school, South Paris, ME
    Show: July 9-10, 2016. Telstar High School, Bethel, ME
    Treasurer: Dennis Gross <mincoll at megalink.net>
    President: Ken Briggs <rhino13 at oxfordnetworks.net>
    Webmaster: Toby Chadburn
    Bulletin: The Pegmatite

Penobscot Mineral and Lapidary Club

Club Website: <Penobscotminerallapidaryclub.com>
Meetings: 2nd Saturday of month at 2 pm
48 Henderson Ln; Milford, ME
Show: November 5-6, 2016. Brewer Auditorium, Brewer, ME
Secretary: Ruth Siebert <pmlc2004 at yahoo.com>
Treasurer: Ency Whitehill <encywhitehill at myfairpoint.net>
Editor/Webmaster: Ken Tudor
Bulletin: Penobscot Mineral & Lapidary Club Bulletin

Water-Oak Gem And Mineral Society, Inc.

Meetings: 1st Saturday at 6:00 P.M. Mt. Merici Academy, Chase Av; Waterville, ME
Show: To be determined
Liaison: Kathleen Collins <kathleenc55 at cox.net>
Editor: Ellery Borow
Bulletin: The Rocky Road

Maryland

American Fossil Federation

Club Website: <www.americanfossilfederation.org>
Meetings: 2nd Sunday, January, March, July, September & November at 11:00 a.m. 3rd Sunday in May
Bowie Community Center, Bowie, MD
President: Jim Patzer <JRPatzer at gmail.com>
Editor: Jim Patzer
Bulletin: Fossil Finder
Webmaster: Billy Palmer <AFFwebdesigner at aol.com>

Baltimore Mineral Society, Inc.

Club Website: <baltimoremineralsociety.org>
Meetings: 4th Wednesday of month except June, August, November & December at 7:30 pm Natural History Society of Maryland, 6908 Belair Rd; Baltimore, MD 21206
(Off-site meetings in June and December. See web site for details)
CONFERENCE; October, 2016. Friends School, Baltimore, MD
President: Jim Hooper <info at baltimoremineralsociety.org>
Treasurer: Carolyn Weinberger <cscrystals2 at gmail.com>
Editor: Mike Seeds
Bulletin: The BMS Conglomerate
Webmaster: Bradley Grant

Chesapeake Gem And Mineral Society, Inc.

    Club Website: <chesapeakegemandmineral.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Friday of month except July & August at 7:30 P.M.
    Westchester Community Center, 2414 Westchester Ave, Oella, MD
    Show: May 21, 2016. Ruhl Armory, York Rd at I-695; Towson, MD
    President: Barbara Kays <chesapeakegem at gmail.com>
    Editor: Carolyn Weinberger <chesapeakegem at gmail.com>
    Bulletin: Chippers Chatter
    Webmaster: Carolyn Weinberger

Gem Cutters Guild of Baltimore, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.gemcuttersguild.com>
    Meetings: 1st Tuesday of month except January, July and August at 7:30 P.M.
    Meadow Mill at Woodberry, 3600 Clipper Mill Rd.; Baltimore, MD
    Show: September 24-25, 2016. Howard County Fairgrounds, I-70 & MD 32; West Friendship, MD
    Liaison: Steve Weinberger <gemcuttersguild at gmail.com>
    Bulletin: Gem Cutters News
    Editor: Dave Mitchell
    Webmasters: Adam Block

Gem, Lapidary & Mineral Society of Rossmoor

    Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month at 7:00 PM
    Clubhouse II, Room 2, 3300 No. Leisure World Blvd; Silver Spring, MD
    President: Chuck Mason <sugartree2 at comcast.net>
    Editor: Mary Beth Mason
    Bulletin: Howl of the Rockhound

Gem, Lapidary And Mineral Society of Montgomery Co., MD Inc.

Club Website: <www.glmsmc.com>
Meetings: 2nd Monday of month except July & August at 7: 45 P.M.
Rockville Sr. Center, 1150 Carnation Drive; Rockville, MD
Show: March 19-20, 2016. Montgomery Co. Fairgrounds, 16 Chestnut St; Gaithersburg, MD
President: Jonathan Harris <president at glmsmc.com>
Editor: Olivia Luzier
Bulletin: The Rockhounder
Webmaster: Andrew Celmer

Maryland Geological Society, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.ecphora.net/mgs
    Meetings:3rd Sunday every other month at 11 A.M.. January, March, May, July, Sept, Nov. Bowie Community Center, 3209 Stoneybrook Dr; Bowie, MD
    President: Gary Lohman < lohmang at verizon.net>
    Treasurer: David Anderson <davander at erols.com>
    Editor: Rick Smith
    Bulletin: The Rostrum
    Webmaster: Jim Stedman

Patuxent Lapidary Guild

    Website: <www.patuxentlapidary.org>
    Meetings: Quarterly - check website for date and time.
    169 Defense Highway (Annapolis Precious Metals)
    Show: April 16, 2016. Earleigh Heights Fire Dept; Severna Park, MD
    Liaison: John Cleland <jtcleland at verizon.net>
    Webmaster: Wayne Elseth

Southern Maryland Rock And Mineral Club

    Club Website: <SMRMC.org>
    Meetings: 4th Tuesday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Clearwater Nature Center, 1100 Thrift Rd; Clinton, MD
    Contact: Michael Patterson <michael.patterson at pgparks.com>
    Editor: Tim Foard
    Bulletin: Rock Talk
    Webmaster: Bob Davidson <bob.davidson2 at yahoo.com> 410-867-1512

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston Mineral Club

    Club Website: <www.bostonmineralclub.org>
    Meetings: 1st Tuesday of month September - June.. at 8:00 P.M. Harvard Mineralogical Museum, Haller Hall, 24 Oxford St; Cambridge, MA.
    AUCTION: January 21, 2017. American Legion Post 440; 298 California St, Newton, MA 02458
    President: Nathan Martin <rocknate at gmail.com>
    Editor: Melissa Jeswald
    Bulletin: Boston Mineral Club News
    Webmaster: Joe Mulvey

Connecticut Valley Mineral Club

    Club web site: <www.cvmineralclub.org>
    Meetings: 1st Wednesday of month at 6:30 P.M.
    Springfield Science Museum, Tolman Wing; Springfield, MA
    Show: April 16-17, 2016. Hadley Farms Meeting House, Hadley, MA
    President: Jack Marcy <jwmarcy at juno.com>
    Show Chair: Robert Colby <bjcol84 at charter.net>
    Editor: John Orange
    Bulletin: CVMC Prospects
    Webmaster: Wayne Corwin

Micromounters of New England

    Club website: <micromountersofnewengland.org>
    Meetings:3rd Saturday of each month (September - June ex. December) at 9 am.
    Trinity Lutheran Church, 170 Old Westford Rd; Chemlsford, MA
    Sympoisum: June 16, 2016. Trinity Lutheran Church
    Editor: Joe Mulvey <bassmaster-2000 at yahoo.com>
    Webmaster: Joe Mulvey

Nashoba Valley Mineralogical Society

    Club Webpage: <www.americantowns.com/ma/westford/organization/nashoba_valley_mineralogical_society>
    Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month (Sept - June) at 7:00 P.M
    Call to verify time and place, but usually at J. V. Fletcher Library; 50 Main St; Westford, MA
    President: Michelle Martin <mmartin.ma.ultranet at rcn.com>. 978-692-9427.
    Editor: Anita Honkonen
    Bulletin: The Pegmatite
    Webmaster: Alan Martin

North Shore Rock And Mineral Club, Inc.

    Club Website: <northshorerock.org>
    Meetings:3rd Friday of month 7: 45 P.M.
    Hamilton Wenham Community House, 284 Bay Rd., So. Hamilton, MA
    Show: April 30-May 1, 2016. Topsfield Fairgrounds, Rt.; Route 1 North, Topsfield, MA.
    President: Zachery Peters <maryzach at comcast.net> 978-473-0896
    Editor: Michele Weisberg
    Bulletin: Mineral Matter
    Webmaster: Kathleen Small

Northern Berkshire Mineral Club

    Meetings:3rd Thursday of the month at 6 pm. (October - May)
    MCLA, No Adams, MA
    Show: September 10-11, 2016. Eagles Hall, 515 Curran Hwy; No. Adams, MA
    President: Larry Michon <Lmichon at rcn.com>
    Treasurer: Kathleen Vincent <vincentwales at aol.com>
    Bulletin: The Streakplate

Southeastern Massachusetts Mineral Club, Inc.

    Club Website: <SEMMC.com>
    Meetings: 2nd Thursday of month except July & August- at 7:30 P.M.
    Bridgewater State Univ., Conant Science Bldg, 14 Park St; Bridgewater, MA
    Show/Swap: March 19, 2016. Mitchell Memorial Club, 29 Elm St; Middleboro, MA
    President: John Walsh <jwalsh1905 at gmail.com>
    Editor: James Bradley
    Bulletin: Outcroppings
    Webmaster: Patricia Zuffante

Worcester Mineral Club, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.worcestermineralclub.org/>
    Meetings:3rd Tuesday of month (Sept. to June) at 7: 15 P.M.
    Trinity Episcopal Church, 440 Main St; Shrewsbury, MA
    Show: November 19-20, 2016.
    National Guard Armory, 701 Lincoln St; Worcester, MA
    President: Lawrence Bull <llbullbull at hotmail.com>
    Treasurer: Kenneth Gliesman <kgliesman at charter.net>
    Editor: Susan Sauer
    Bulletin: New Diggings
    Webmaster: Dan Rondeau

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Capital Mineral Club

    Club Website: <www.capitalmineralclub.org>
    Meetings: 1st Saturday of month September to May at 2:00 P.M.
    Salvation Army Bldg., 58 Clinton St; Concord, NH
    Show: August 27-28, 2016. Everett Arena, 115 Loudon Rd; Concord, NH
    President: Steffen Hermanns <steffenh at comcast.net>
    Bulletin: Crystals and Cabs
    Webmaster: Steffen Hermanns

Keene Mineral Club

    Website: <keenemineralclub.50 webs.com>
    Meetings: 1st Saturday each month except June, July & August at 7:00 pm
    Putnam Science Bldg., Room SCIC126, Keene State College, Keene, NH
    Treasurer: Ellen Oberkotter <tworedbarns at hotmail.com>
    President: Tom Minnich <jtminnich at gmail.com>
    Bulletin: Collector's Corner
    Editor: Dorothy Severance

Presidential Gem And Mineral Society

    Meetings: 2nd Thursday of month at 6:30 P.M.
    Jefferson Town Hall, Route 2, Jefferson, NH
    Editor: David Tellman. <tellman at nciaa.net> 603-837-9764
    Bulletin: The White Mountain Rockhounds

Saco Valley Gem And Mineral Club

    Club Website: <sacovalleygemandmineralclub.org>
    Meetings:3rd Tuesday of month at 6:30 P.M. except January & February Tin Mountain Conservation Center, Bald Hill Rd; Conway, NH
    Show: Check website for date and location.
    Treasurer: Robert York <quartzhunter at aol.com>
    Field Trip Chair: Richard Dennison <rgdennison at gmail.com>
    Editor: Marlene York
    Bulletin: The Quartz Reporter
    Webmaster: Paul Duquette

Southeastern New Hampshire Mineral Club

    Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month at 7:00 pm.
    St John's Methodist Church, 28 Cataract Av; Dover, NH
    Show: April 9-10, 2016. Dover Veterans Hall, 154 Back River Rd; Dover, NH
    President: Kenneth Creed <kcreed at main.rr.com> 207-646-5054
    Treasurer: Frank Higgins <pam at rjorgensen.com>
    Editor: Shirley Autio
    Bulletin: Granite Chips
    Webmaster: Patrick Bigos

NEW JERSEY

Delaware Valley Earth Science Society, Inc.

    Club webpage: <www.DVESS.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month at 7:30 P.M.
    Educ. Bldg behind United Centenary Methodist Church
    151 S. White Horse Pike, Berlin, NJ
    Vice President: Ann Lynn Benson <selenitequeen at gmail.com> 856-783-0969
    Editor: Susan Moore
    Bulletin: D.V.E.S.S. Capades
    Webmaster: Terry Wilson

Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society, Inc

    Meetings:3rd Saturday of month March - June, Sept - Nov.. at 1:30 pm.
    Franklin Mineral Museum, 32 Evans St; Franklin, NJ
    Show: April 23-24 and Seeptember 24-25, 2016
    Franklin School, 50 Washington Av; Franklin, NJ
    Secretary: Tema Hecht <thecht at att.net>
    Treasurer: Denise Kroth <treasurer at fomsnj.org>
    Editor: Richard Keller
    Bulletin: The Picking Table
    Webmaster: William Pazik

Morris Museum Mineralogical Society

    Meetings:3rd Thursday of month Sept - June- at 6:30 p.m.
    Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd; Morristown, NJ
    Show: Thanksgiving weekend, 2016. Morris Museum
    Swap: 1st Saturday in August, Delbarton School, Morristown, NJ
    Editor: Brendan Dunn
    Bulletin: The Rockhound Register
    Friends of Mineralogy, New Jersey Chapter
    Club Website: <friendsofmineralogynj.com>
    Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month at 7 pm except July & August.
    Monmouth Worship Center, 37 Vanderburg Rd; Marlboro, NJ
    Webmaster: Justin Spitzer

New Jersey Lapidary Society, Inc.

    Meetings: 2nd Sunday of month at 2:00 P.M.
    Trailside Nature & Science Center, 452 New Providence Rd; Mountainside, NJ
    Treasurer: Joan Hoeckele <hoejh at aol.com>
    Editor: Dan Kohn
    Bulletin: New Jersey Lapso News

New Jersey Mineralogical Society, Inc.

    Website: <www.njmin.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Sunday of month September - June at 2 pm
    Trailside Nature & Science Center
    452 New Providence Rd; Mountainside, NJ
    Secretary: Joan Hoeckele <hoejh at aol.com>
    Treasurer: Russell Brarens <rnb515 at aol.com>
    Editor: Don Peck
    Bulletin: Chips & Deposits

New Jersey Paleontological Society

    Club Web site: <NJPaleo.org>
    Meetings See website for meeting schedule and location.
    President: Howie Cohn <Fossilh at aol.com>
    Treasurer: Fred Cassel <clarkegrizzer at hotmail.com>
    Editor: Fred Cassel
    Newsletter: The NJPS Paleontograph
    Webmaster: Howie Cohn

Nittany Mineralogical Society

    Club Website: <www.nittanymineral.org>
    Meetings:3rd Wednesday except June & July. Earth & Engineering Sciences Bldg, White Course Dr; Penn State University, State College, PA
    Contact: Website

North Jersey Mineralogical Society,Inc.

    Club Website: <www.nojms.webs.com>
    Meetings: 2nd Thursday of month at 6:30 pm.
    Paterson Museum, 2 Market St; Paterson, NJ
    Show: 2nd weekend in March 2016, Pope Paul II Center, 775 Valley Rd; Clifton, NJ
    President: Jeff Wilson <buckwood4 at yahoo.com> or 973-293-7911
    Past Pres: Bryan Davis <blimer4evr at yahoo.com>
    Bulletin: The Treasure Chest
    Editor: Steve Wien
    Webmaster: Jeff Wilson

NEW YORK

Buffalo Geological Society

    Club Website: <BGSNY.org>
    Meetings: 1st Friday of month at 7:30 P.M.
    Parkside Lutheran Church, 2 Wallace Ave; Buffalo, NY
    Show: April 2-3, 2016. Hamburg Fairgrounds, Hamburg, NY
    Show Chair: Keith Rowe <krowe at independenthealth.com> 716-860-1689
    Director: William Broad <billandmari at yahoo.com> 716-632-8355
    Editor: Marilyn Broad
    Bulletin: Geoletter
    Webmaster: Janice Barton

Capital District Mineral Club

Club Website: <www.albanyrockclub.com>
Meetings: 1st Thursday of month t at 7:30 P.M. (must arrive 7:00 - 7:15)
NY State Museum, Madison Av.; Albany, NY
You must arrive between 7 - 7:15 to gain access to the meeting room
Show: February 13-14, 2016. NY State Museum, Madison Av; Albany, NY
Secretary: Bill Cotrofield <cotrofeldauto at comcast.net> Put CDMC on subject line
Editor: Gerald Boileau
Bulletin: The Capital Rockhounder

Finger Lakes Mineral Club

Meetings: 2nd Sunday of month at 2:00 P.M.
Museum of the Earth, 1259 Trumansburg Rd./ Rte 96; Ithaca, NY
Show: February 7, 2016. Museum of the Earth
President: Eric Larson <12thmoon at greenstar.coop>
Vice Pres: Carl Patzer <dep14 at cornell.edu>

Fulton County Mineral Club

    Meetings:3rd Wednesday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Gloversville Library, 58 E Fulton St; Gloversville
    Treasurer: Robert Hartig <rhartig at nycap.rr.com>

Gem And Mineral Society of Syracuse, Inc.

    Website: <www.gmss.us>
    Meetings:3rd Monday of month at 7:30 PM (except December, July & August)
    Clubhouse at Shoppingtown Mall; (2nd floor next to Sears), DeWitt, NY
    Show: July 9-10, 2016. SRC Arena, Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, NY
    Show Chair: Richard Lyons <rchlyns at aol.com>
    Editor: Dan Andrianos <editor at gmss.us>
    Bulletin: Crack 'N Cab
    Webmaster: Rick Moore

Island Rockhounds, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.islandrockhounds.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month at 7: 45 P.M.
    Bellmore Memorial Library, 2288 Bedford Av; Bellmore, NY
    Show: March 12-13, 2016. Old Bethpage Village, Restoration Fair Bldg
    1307 Round Swamp Rd; Old Bethpage, NY
    President: Cheryl Neary <islandrockhounds at hotmail.com>
    Webmaster: Janice Kowalski <islandrockhounds at hotmail.com>
    Bulletin: Rock Bottom Facts
    Editor: Cheryl Neary

Lakeshore Gem And Mineral Club, Inc.

    Meetings: Call for date, time and place.
    Treasurer: Carl Miller <kobold1 at erols.com> 804-310-8762
    Editor: Marion Wheaton
    Bulletin: Lakeshore Ramblings

Long Island Mineral & Geology Society

    Website: <www.limineralandgeology.com>
    Meetings: 2nd Monday of month at 7:30 P.M.
    446 South Jamesport Ave; Jamesport, NY
    Show: July 30-31, 2016. Cutchogue East Elementary School, Cutchogue, LI, NY
    President: Eugene Genova <ligeo at aol.com>
    Secretary: Karen Lotito <klotito at estee.com>
    Editor: Alice Haydamach
    Bulletin: Crystal Clear
    Webmaster: Eugene Genova

Mid-Hudson Valley Gem Mineral Society, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.mhvgms.org>
    Meetings:3rd Friday at 7:30 P.M.
    Friends Meeting House, 249 Hooker Ave; Poughkeepsie, NY
    Show:3rd weekend of September, 2016. Gold's Gym Family Center
    President: John Pacut <john.pacut at gmail.com>
    Secretary: Carolyn Reynard <sunstone33 at verizon.net>
    Webmaster: Stephanie LaRose Lewison
    Editor: Alison Pacut
    Bulletin: Garnet Gazette

Mineral Minds

    Meetings: Thursday mornings at 8 am. 203 E Main St; Westfield, NY.
    Editor: Michael Putney
    Bulletin: Mind Your Minerals

Nassau Mineral Club

    Website: <nassaumineralclub.org>
    Meetings: Saturdays at 10 am. Garvies Point Museum, 50 Barry Dr; Glen Cove, NY
    Secretary: Barbara Kruger <Barbara@audiologist1.com>
    Liaison: June Kasuga Miller <millerjune92@gmail.com>
    Webmaster: Sue Goldman vettedrive@aol.com
    Bulletin: Nassau Nugget
    Editor: Madelyn Todd

New York Mineralogical Club

    Website: <www.newyorkmineralogicalclub.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month except July & August at 6:30 P.M.
    Holiday Inn - Midtown, 440 West 57th St; New York, NY
    Show: 1st weekend in March, 2015, 2nd weekend in November, 2015
    Holiday Inn Midtown, 57th St. between 9th & 10th Av; New York, NY
    President: Mitchell Portnoy <info@newyorkmineralogicalclub.org>
    Bulletin: Bulletin of The New York Mineralogical Club
    Editor: Mitchell Portnoy
    Webmaster: Joe Krabak

New York Paleontological Society

    Club Website: <www.nyps.org>
    Meetings:3rd Sunday of month at 2:00 p.m. Sept. - May. American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY.
    Show: First Saturday of December. Check website for location and time.
    President: Donald Phillips, <president at nyps.org>
    Secretary: Stella Cerruti secretary at nyps.org
    Editor: Donald Phillips
    Bulletin: Newsletter of the New York Paleontological Society
    Webmaster: Paul Lutz

New York Southern Tier Geology Club, Inc.

    Meetings: 2nd Monday of month Sept - June at 7 P.M.
    Johnson City Sr. Citizens Center, 30 Brocton Av; Johnson City, NY
    Show: April 2-3, 2016.
    Johnson City Sr. Citizens Center, 30 Brocton Av; Johnson City, NY
    Editor: Mark Smith
    Bulletin: The Crystal Gazer

Orange County Mineral Society

    Website: <www.orangecountymineralsocietynewyork.com>
    Meetings:3rd Friday of month at 6:30 p.m. Lodge Room in Gander Mountain
    100 N Galleria Dr; Middletown, NY
    Show: June 4-5, 2016. Museum Villiage, 1010 Rt 17M; Monroe NY
    Editor/Webmaster: John Wheeler <wheejo at yahoo.com>
    Bulletin: Shale Mail

Rochester Academy of Science - Mineral Section

    Club webpage: <www.rasny.org/mineral>
    Meetings:3rd Tuesday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Brighton Town Hall, 2300 Elmwood Av; Brighton, NY
    Vice President: Stephen Busschaert <mineralvp at rasny.org>
    Treasurer/Editor: Paul Dudley <mineral at rasny>
    Bulletin: The Rockester News
    Webmaster: Paul Dudley

Rochester Lapidary Society, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.rochesterlapidary.org>
    Meetings: 1st Thursday of month, September - June at 7:30 P.M
    Rochester School for the Deaf Forester Hall, 1545 St Paul Blvd., Rochester, NY
    Show: October 22-23, 2016. Main Street Armory, Rochester, NY.
    Past President: Hollis Heinzerling <hollisfaye3 at icloud.com> 585-748-5604
    Show Chair: Jim Redden <pizzajim2002 at yahoo.com> 585-303-2695
    Editor: Dan Imel
    Bulletin: The RockCollector
    Webmaster: Dan Sperber

Staten Island Geological Society

    Club Website: <www.meetup.com/staten_island_geological_society_inc>
    Meetings: 2nd Friday of month (Sept. - June) at 7:30 P.M.
    St Clare's Church, Science Room, 151 Lindenwood Rd., Great Kills, Staten Island, NY
    Editor: Dot Fleming 718-964-6653
    Webmaster: Steve Okulewicz 718-981-5786
    Bulletin: GeoExaminer

St. Lawrence County Rock & Mineral Club

    Club Website: <stlawrencecountymineralclub.org>
    Meetings: 1st Wednesday of month at 6:00 pm
    6 Park St, Canton, NY
    Show: August 20-21, 2016. Canton Pavillion
    President: William deLorraine <wdellie at gmail.com>
    Vice President: Scott Sutherland <smscms2 at gmail.com>

Suffolk Gem And Mineral Club, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.suffolkgem.com>
    Meetings:3rd Monday of month at 7:30 pmm Bay Shore-Brightwaters Public Library
    Montauk Highway & S. Country Rd; Brightwaters, NY
    Show: 1st weekend in December, 2016. Our Lady of Mt Carmel Church, 495 N Ocean Av; Patchogue, NY
    PresidentCheryl Neary <ciervo.neary at gmail.com>
    Webmaster: Kerry Dicker <kdviolet at aol.com>
    Editor: Cheryl Neary
    Bulletin: The Conglomerate

Wayne County Gem And Mineral Club,Inc.

    Club Website: <www.wcgmc.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Friday of month at 7:00 P.M. check website for July & August)
    Park Presbyterian Church, 110 Maple Court; Newark, NY
    Show: June 4-5, 2016. Greater Canandaigua Civic Centerm 250 N Bloomfield Rd; Canandaigua, NY
    Show Chair: Pat Chapman <batnpill at empacc.net> 607-868-4649
    Field Trip Chair: Bill Chapman <batnpill at empacc.net> 607-868-4649
    Editor: Frederick Haynes
    Bulletin: Wayne County Gem & Mineral News
    Webmaster: Bill Lesniak

NORTH CAROLINA

Catawba Valley Gem And Mineral Club, Inc.

    Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 921 2nd St NE; Hickory, NC
    Club Website: <www.cvgmc.com>
    Show: April 1-3, 2016. Hickory Metro Convention Center, Hickory, NC.
    President: George Brown <georgehbrownjr at ymail.com>
    Secretary: Dean Russell <mrcleanrdh at aol.com>
    Editor: Velda McLean
    Bulletin: Tar Heel Rockhound
    Webmaster: Mike Streeter

Tar Heel Gem & Mineral Club

    Meetings:3rd Tuesday of month at 7:30 pm
    NC State University Thompson Bldg, Crafts Center, Jensen Dr., Raleigh, NC
    Club Website: <www.tarheelclub.org>
    Show: April 1 - 3, 2016. . NC State Fairgrounds, Kerr Scott Building, Raleigh, NC
    President: Cindy Hummel <mchummerl at mindspring.com> 919-779-6220
    Editor: George Harris
    Webmaster: Melissa Whitfield

PENNSYLVANIA

Berks Mineralogical Society

    Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month at 7:30 pm.
    Reading Public Museum Auditorium, 500 Museum Rd; Reading, PA
    Show: May 14-15, 2016. Leesport Farmers Market, Rt 61; Leesport, PA
    Vice President: Jim Woodeshick <brwoodpile at yahoo.com>
    Editor: Dennis Buffenmyer
    Bulletin: The Geode

Central Pennsylvania Rock And Mineral Club, Inc.

    Website: <www.rockandmineral.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Thursday of month (except August & December) at 7:00 P.M.
    St Thomas United Church of Christ, 6490 Liglestown Rd; Harrisburg, PA
    Show: 17-18, 2016. Zembo Shrine, 2801 N Third St; Harrisburg, PA
    President: David Brandon <brandonbuilds at verizon.net>
    Editor: Beverly Eisenacher
    Bulletin: Rock Buster News
    Webmaster: Bruce Skubon

Che-Hanna Rock And Mineral Club, Inc.

    Website: <www.chehannarocks.com>
    Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Sayre High School Cafeteria, Lockhart Street, Sayre, PA
    Show: March 19-20, 2016. Athens Twp. Vol. Fire Co. Hall, 150 Herrick Av; Sayre, PA
    President: Robert McGuire <uvbob at epix.net>
    Editor: David Dick
    Bulletin: Shin-Skinner News
    Webmaster: Bob McGuire

Delaware Valley Paleontological Society

    Website: <www.dvps.org>
    Meetings: 4th Thursday of month at 7:30 p.m. 3rd Thursday in November & December, Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Univ., 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy; Philadelphia, PA
    Show: April 2-3, 2016. Lulu Temple, 5140 Butler Pk, Plymouth Meeting, PA
    President: William Shankle <dvpsnews at gmail.com>
    Vice Pres: Cathy Young <cathy at fossilandnaturetrips.com>
    Editor;Ed Grobelny
    Bulletin: DVPS Newsletter
    Webmaster: James Duhadaway

Franklin County Rock And Mineral Club

    Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month at 7:30 P.M.
    Wilson College, 1015 Philadelphia Ave; Chambersburg, PA
    Show: March 19-20, 2016. Hamilton Heights Elementary School, Chambersburg, PA
    Editor: Michael Mowen <mlmo at innernet.net>
    Bulletin: The Franklin County Rockhounder

Gem City Rock & Mineral Society

    Club Website: <www.gemcityrockclub.org>
    Meetings: 1st Saturday of the month at 9:30 am. 427 Colleen Dr; Erie, PA 16505
    Show: July 2016. JMC Ice Arena, 423 W 38th St; Erie, PA
    Webmaster: Valerie Engleleiter <vmethos5 at yahoo.com>
    Editor: Dodie Firch
    Bulletin: Presque Isle Prospector

Lancaster County Fossil & Mineral Club

    Meetings: Last Thursday of month at 7 pm
    Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ
    450 W Main St; Mountville, PA
    Club Website: Club is on Facebook (Lancaster County Fossil and Mineral Club)
    President: Christopher Haefner <silverfordine at yahoo.com>
    Treasurer: Catherine Haefner <haefnercatherine at yahoo.com>

Leidy Microscopical Society

    Club Website: <leidymicroscopical.com>
    Meetings:3rd Thursday of month at 7:30 P.M. except July & August.
    Northminster Presbyterian Church, 140 Trenton Rd; Fairless Hills, PA.
    Micromount Symposium: 2nd Saturday in March 2016; 140 Trenton Rd; Fairless Hills, PA
    Treasurer: Don McAlarnen <don.mcalarnen@hpe.com>
    Secretary: John Ferrante: <jjf41 at comcast.net>
    Editor: Eric Brosius
    Bulletin: Rock Chatter

Mineralogical Society of Northeastern Pennsylvania

    Club Website: <MSNEPA.org>
    Meetings: 4th Sunday of month at 2 pm
    Moosic Presbyterian Church, 625 Main St; Moosic, PA
    Show: April 30 - May 1, 2016. Oblates of St. Joseph (gymnasium), 1880 Hwy 315; Pittston, PA
    Treasurer: George Walko <anthracitecoin at gmail.com>
    Secretary: Linda Williams 717-319-8334
    Editor: Linda Williams
    Bulletin: Pennsylvania Pebbles
    Webmaster: Joe Savokinas

Monongahela Rockhounds

    Club Website: <www.mongahelarockhounds.org>
    Meetings: 1st Saturday of month at 7:30 P.M. Munhall Boro Building; Munhall, PA.
    Show: April 16-17, 2016. Skyview Fire Hall, West Mifflin, PA
    Vice President: Bret Howard <info at monongahelarockhounds.org>
    Treasurer: Tony Orzano <tntopal97 at comcast.net>
    Editor: Frank DeWinter
    Bulletin: Monongahela Rockhounds News
    Webmaster: June Epp

Monroe County Earth Science Association

    Website: <www.mcesaclub.com>
    Meetings: 1st Wednesday of month at 7:00 pm.
    East Monroe Public Library, 1102 N 9th St; Stroudsburg, PA
    Show: June 1, 2016. Northampton Community College, 2411 Rt 715; Tannersville, PA
    President: Mike Dunton <Pocono1mike at yahoo.com>
    Editor: Michael Kessler
    Bulletin: The Crystal Courier

Moraine Rockbusters

    Club website: <www.morainerockbusters.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Saturday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Mars United Presbyterian Church, Garfield Av; Mars, PA.
    President: Sara Brim <SJANE35 at hotmail.com>
    Vice Pres: Debbie Kolodziek <DLKolodziek at outlook.com>
    Bulletin: Glacier Gravel
    Webmaster: Charles Powell

Pennsylvania Earth Sciences Association, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.mineralfest.com>
    Meetings:3rd Monday of month at 7:30 P.M. except December
    Whitehall Historical Society Grist Mill, Micley Rd, North of Rt 22; Whitehall, PA
    Shows: June 4 and October 1, 2016 Macungie Memorial Park, Macungie, PA.
    Secretary: Kaithlin Baker <heightsofreason at yahoo.com>
    Liaison: Susanna MacInnes. <sumacndeb at aol.com>.
    Editor: Johan Maertens
    Bulletin: PESA Rock News
    Webmaster: Dale Richards

Philadelphia Mineralogical Society

    Club Website: <www.philamineralsociety.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Thursday of month at 7:30 P.M. except July & August. Cathedral Village, 600 E Cathedral Rd; Philadelphia, PA
    Show: April 2-3, 2016.. LuLu Temple, 5140 Butler Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA
    Show Chair: Karenne Snow <minerals.fossils.rocks at gmail.com> 609-353-4101
    Bulletin: Philadelphia Mineralogical Society News
    Editor: Scott Peters
    Webmaster: Joel Sloane

Rock And Mineral Club of Lower Bucks County, Pennsylvania

    Meetings: 2nd Friday of month except July & August at 8:00 P.M.
    Northminster Presbyterian Church, 140 Trenton Rd; Fairless Hills, PA
    Shows: 4th Saturday in October - "Ultraviolation" First United Methodist Church, 840 Trenton Rd; Fairless Hills, PA,ay 21, 2016 - Earth Science Show & Sale
    First United Methodist Church, 840 Trenton Rd; Fairless Hills, PA
    Editor: Eric Brosius
    Bulletin: Rock Chatter

Tuscarora Lapidary Society

    Club Website: <www.lapidary.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Wednesday (Sept. - May) at 8:00 P.M.
    Springfield Township Bldg; 50 Powell Rd.; Springfield, PA
    Show: November 5-6, 2016. Greater Philadelphia Exp Center, 100 Station Ave; Oaks, PA 19456.
    CONTACT: <information at lapidary.org>
    Editor: Pamela Wingrod
    Bulletin: The Tuscarora Bulletin
    Webmaster: Douglas Klieger

RHODE ISLAND

Rhode Island Mineral Hunters, Inc.

    Club Website: < rimh.us>
    Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month (except Jan. & Feb) at 7:00 P.M.
    Community College of RI, 400 East Av; Warwick, RI
    Show: October 22-23, 2016
    Community College of RI; Knight Campus. 400 East Av; Warwick, RI
    President: Bill Wilson 401-241-1884
    Webmaster: Bruce Hecker

SOUTH CAROLINA

Aiken Gem, Mineral and Fossil Society

    Club Website: <www.aikengmfs.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Friday of month at 7:00 P.M. Science Building, Room 200; University of South Carolina- Aiken
    Show: March 11-13, 2016. Julian Smith Casino, 2200 Broad St; Augusta, GA
    Editor: Shellie Newell <shellienewell at att.net>
    Treasurer: William Martin <william648 at bellsouth.net>
    Bulletin: The Hound's Howl
    Webmaster: Patti Bennett

VERMONT

Burlington Gem And Mineral Club

    Club Website: <burlingtongemandmineralclub.org>
    Meetings: Last Thursday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Community Lutheran Church, 1560 Williston Rd; So. Burlington, VT
    Show: July 30-31, 2016. Tuttle Middle School, 500 Dorset St; Burlington, VT
    Public Relations: Andy Simmons <cluros at yahoo.com>
    Editor: Robert Fendrich
    Bulletin: Burlington Gem & Mineral Club Newsletter
    Webmaster: Kathleen Howe

Mineralogical Society of Brattleboro

    Meetings: 1st Tuesday of month (Sept. - June) at 6 pm
    Brooks Memorial Library, Brattleboro, VT
    Secretary: Robert Clements <rwczesj at comcast.net>
    Treasurer: Douglas Robinson <nhrckflggr at gmail.com>
    Editor: Barbara Rowe

VIRGINIA

Gem And Mineral Society of Lynchburg

    Club Website: <www.lynchburgrockclub.org>
    Meetings:3rd Wednesday of month at 7:00 P.M.
    Lynchburg Parks & Rec. Building, 3621 Campbell Ave; Lynchburg, VA
    President: Jim Haskins <jmhasins2 at netzero.net>
    Editor: Natalie Darling
    Bulletin: Gem And Mineral Journal

Gem And Mineral Society of the Virginia Peninsula, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.gmsvp.org>
    Meetings: 1st Thursday of month at 7:00 p.m.
    Sandy Bottom Nature Park, 1255 Big Bethel Rd; Hampton, VA
    Treasurer: Gary Bergtholdt <gbergtholdt at gmail.com>
    Editor: Dan Fontaine <maineguy at cox.net 757-369-3327
    Bulletin: The Virginia Pen
    Webmaster: Holly Warsham

Northern Virginia Mineral Club, Inc.

    Club Website: <www.novamineralclub.org>
    Meetings: 4th Monday at 7: 45 P.M except July & August
    Long Branch Nature Center, 625 S. Carlin Spring Rd; Arlington, VA.
    President: Bob Cooke <rdotcooke at verizon.net>
    Editor: Hutch Brown
    Bulletin: The Mineral Newsletter
    Webmaster: Casper Voogt

Richmond Gem and Mineral Society

    Website: <www.rgms-va.info>
    Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month at 7:30 P.M.
    Ridge Baptist Church, 1515 E. Ridge Rd; Richmond, VA
    Swap: November 12, 2016, Ridge Baptist Church Hall, 1515 E Ridge Rd; Richmond, VA
    President: Carl Miller <kbold1 at erols.com>
    Editor: Barbara Hadley
    Bulletin: The Collecting Bag
    Webmaster: Barbara Hadley

Shenandoah Valley Gem & Mineral Society

    Club Website: <www.shenandoahvalleyrockclub.org>
    Meetings: 2nd Monday at 7:30 pm.
    Waynesboro Church of the Brethren, 364 Bridge St; Waynesboro, VA
    Show: 24-26, 2016. Augusta Expo; Fisherville, VA
    Field Trip Coordinator: Dean Hosteter <deanboy at ntelos.net>
    Webmaster: Jack Glenn

Tidewater Gem And Mineral Society, Inc.

    Club Website: <tgms.weebly.com>
    Meetings:3rd Friday every month at 7:30 P.M.
    St Luke's Methodist Church, 3396 Stoneshore Rd; Virginia Beach, VA
    President: Robin Stoughton <tgms/weebly.com>
    Editor: Brooks Britt
    Bulletin: The Tidewater Prospector
    Webmaster: Brooks Britt

Virginia Independent Prospectors, Inc.

    Meetings: 2nd Tuesday at 7 p.m. Village at Manor Care, 2125 Hilliard Rd; Richmond, VA
    Secretary: Betsy Martin. <martin1635 at comcast.net>
    Editor: Joe Pizzirusso
    Bulletin: The Independent Prospector

WEST VIRGINIA

Kanawha Rock And Gem Club, Inc.

    Meetings: 4th Sunday of month at 2 P.M.
    Rock Lake Presbyterian Church, 905 Village Dr; So. Charleston, WV
    Show: October 15-16, 2016
    South Charleston Community Center, 601 Jefferson Rd. So. Charleston, WV
    President: Susie Lamb <Facebook.com/pages/Kanawha-Rock-and-Gem-Club>
    Secretary: Brent Williams <bwilliams630 at comcast.net>

Ohio Valley Gem And Mineral Society, Inc.

    Meetings: 1st Thursday of month (except August) at 7:00 p.m.
    Belpre Sr. Citizens Building, Washington Blvd, Belpre, OH
    Editor: Charles White
    Bulletin: The Petrified Log

West Virginia Fossil Club

    Meetings: 1st Friday monthly March - December
    Call for location
    President: Sue Hurst <schhwwla4608 at gmail.com>
    Secretary: Noreene Smith <nrsnatil at aol.com>