Est. 1959- present

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The Jacksonville Gem and Mineral Society of Jacksonville, Florida is a non-profit 501 C 3 organization. It was created to stimulate interests in rocks and minerals by furtherance of the activities of its members, in the earth  sciences; to CrystalStructurePolarized disseminate knowledge, methods and procedures for the collection,  identification, classification, cutting, polishing, setting, and mounting of specimens for these  activities; and to promote good fellowship, proper ethics and conduct in the relationships of  said members with each other and with members of other earth science societies inFACETING pursuit of  these activities.

 Membership shall be open to persons participating in the increase, promotion, or dissemination of knowledge of the earth sciences and/or lapidary arts. Involvement in the society may include but is not limited to attending meetings, serving on committees, or assisting with or submitting displays to the annual show and Jacksonville Fair. We welcome all visitors.

Meetings are held the first Thursday of each month at:

 Riverside Avenue Christian Church

2841 Riverside Ave., Jacksonville, Fl 32205 

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Contact our membership Chairman at membership@jaxgemandmineral.org for more informatiion.

Next General Meeting: Thursday, October 2, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Class Sign-up Starts at 6:30 PM

Click here for 2014 Business Calendar

Training Class Schedule for October 2014

STAY TUNED FOR THE 27TH ANNUAL JACKSONVILLE GEM & MINERAL SHOW 2015

CONGRATULATION TO JGMS FOR THE SUCCESSFUL 2014 SHOW

OVER 50 VENDORS FROM AROUND THE COUNTRY

AND THOUSANDS OF HAPPY VISITORS

Pictures coming soon!

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SPECIAL NOTICE - "LOOKING UP" * FOR A GIANT MOON ROCK

Click on the picture for a schedule of the Next Lunar and Solar Eclipses

* Schedule Courtesy of Dr. Mike Reynolds

Photograph (C) 2014 P. McCormack

**New> FAQ Help for Setting up Displays at Shows

 
 
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