The Bristol Gem & Mineral Club fosters interest in the earth and geological sciences, minerals, and the lapidary arts.Our members include mineral collectors, jewelry makers, gem cutters and faceters, and nature enthusiasts. Anyone interested in rocks, gems, and minerals is welcome to join! We also encourages the spread of the hobby with the general public, schools, and other organized groups, and we are a member of the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical Lapidary Societies. [Read More...]
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.
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Our next meeting is Tuesday, May 14, 2019. Join us for a special program by club member Pam Brundage. Pam's presentation is titled "Saratoga Springs: Geology, folklore, and history of the only … [Read More...]
Our next meeting is Tuesday, April 9, 2019. Join us for a presentation by John Sanfacon on Russian minerals. John's presentation will include the history of Russian mineralogy, and he will bring in … [Read More...]