Our next meeting is Tuesday, July 11, 2017. Join us for a presentation by club member Fritz Moritz called "Connecticut’s Fabulous Minerals & Gems: A Photographic Celebration." Connecticut … [More Posts...]
The Bristol Gem and Mineral Club fosters interest in the earth and geological sciences, minerals, and the lapidary arts.
We're located in Bristol, CT, where we hold monthly educational meetings, field trips, and our Annual Gem and Mineral Show.
Interested in rocks, minerals, lapidary work, fossils, or any other aspect of earth sciences? Then we’re the club for you!
Come join us at one of our meetings and share your interests with a group of enthusiastic, friendly people.
2017 marks the Bristol Gem and Mineral Club's 45th Annual Gem Show! Although we broke our record for attendance last year, this year will be even more special because our show will be held in … [More Posts...]
The Not-So-Small Print
The Bristol Gem & Mineral Club encourages rockhounding and the geological sciences as a hobby with the general public, schools, and other organized groups.
The club is a 501c3 non-profit organization, and maintains financial independence to be able to establish a continuing and adequate meeting place, cooperate with similar organizations, and support expenses. The club is insured and a member of the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical Lapidary Societies, Inc.