EDC Mineral & Gem Society
Placerville, California

El Dorado County
MINERAL and GEM SOCIETY

EARTH SCIENCES  - LAPIDARY ARTS  - SHARING INTERESTS

The mission of the El Dorado County Mineral and Gem Society is to offer a congenial and proactive environment in which to study and share interests in rocks and minerals,
earth sciences and the lapidary arts.

The Society:

 What's Happening

 About Us

 Monthly Meetings

 Membership

 Education

 Scholarship

Activities & Events:

 Field Trips

 Trip Schedule 

 Lapidary/Jewelry

 Rock & Gem Show

 County Fair Display

 Forms

 2017 Calendar

MEMBERS AREA
 (password required)

Other Interests:

 Stifle-Traverse Crk

 Links & References

 Visitor Links

 Placerville Weather

  Other Weather
  Google Maps
 

Junior's Page


MEMBER OF:

California Federation of Mineralogical Societies
(CFMS)


American Federation of Mineralogical Societies
(AFMS)



Field Trip Chairmen's Association Inc.
("Co-op")

American Lands Access Assoc. (ALAA)
American Lands Access Association(ALAA)

We host the Mining & Minerals Building
at the:

El Dorado County Fair
___________

 HOW TO
CONTACT US:

Mailing Address
P. O. Box 950
Placerville, CA 95667

Telephone
(530) 676 - 2472

email

Please contact Webmaster if you would like to share web site links or have comments about the site.

 Meetings:

Our regular monthly General Membership Meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of the month, starting at 7:00 p.m., at the American Legion Hall, 4561 Greenstone Road (between Highway 50 and Mother Lode Drive near El Dorado - See Map)

Upcoming General Meetings & Presentations:

Our next General Meeting will be held on Thursday, May 18, at the American Legion Hall. ~ Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m.
Guests are always welcome to attend!

 Board & Other Meetings and Classes

Tue

May 4

Board Meeting 6:30 p.m. Wheeldon Center

Tue

May 09

Jewelry Arts Class

6:30 p.m.

Wheeldon Center
Please register to attend

Tue

May 16

Junior Meeting 6:00-7:00  p.m. Wheeldon Center
Please RSVP

Tue

Apr 25

Jewelry Arts Class

6:30 p.m.

Wheeldon Center
Please register to attend
See Lapidary Arts section below for Workshop Schedule.

Map to General Meetings            Map to Wheeldon Center

 Junior Rockhound Program:                   Junior's Page

Junior Member Meetings are held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. (New day for Meeting) at the Wheeldon Center, 312 Main Street, downtown Placerville. See information about this month's activities on the Junior Members' Page.   Please RSVP by email if you plan to attend the meeting so an appropriate amount of material can be provided. Thank you.
     More about Society's Education/Junior Program              Map to Wheeldon Center

 Lapidary Arts:

Lapidary Workshops are held on the 2nd, 3rd & 4th Wednesdays, 6:30 - 9:00 p.m. at the Senior Center, 937 Spring Street. A minumum number must be signed-up for each workshop.To sign up for Workshops and Certification Classes, please RSVP by email or sign up at the General Meetings               Map-SeniorCenter.pdf

 Jewelry Arts:

Jewelry Arts Classes are generally scheduled on the 2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 6:30 - 9:00 p.m, at the Wheeldon Center, 312 Main Street. Sign up for classes is required. 2017 class list will be posted in the Members Area as soon as available.    Map-Wheeldon Center
 Upcoming Field Trips - April-June
May 6:  Stifle Claim & other sites near Georgetown, CA (NEW DATE)
May 22-23: Crystal Hill, CA
                 
See Field Trip Page for more trips  
See Members Area for details (password protected)
Information is Subject to Change.  Always sign up with Field Trip Leader

 Other Activities:


We hope you will join us for
our annual

Rock & Gem Show
October 21 & 22, 2017
at the El Dorado County Fairgrounds,

100 Placerville Drive, Placerville, CA

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

Also please stop by and visit with us and see
over 30 Gem, Mineral, Fossil & Jewelry Displays
in the Mining & Minerals Building
during the
EL DORADO COUNTY FAIR
JUNE 15 - 18, 2017


About EL DORADO COUNTY FAIR MINERALS DISPLAY

About the El Dorado County Fair
100 Placerville Drive, Placerville, CA 95667

~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~

To Top of Page

Home Page
  About Us | Monthly Meetings | Membership | Field Trips | Trip Schedule | Lapidary/Jewelry 
  Education | Annual Show | County Fair Display | Scholarship | Stifle-Traverse Area | Links