The purpose of this club is to study, promote an interest in, and disseminate knowledge of Lapidary and various Earth Sciences including but not necessarily limited to geology, paleontology and mineralogy. It is the Club's purpose to provide education in these fields to its members and to the general public; particularly youth and student groups.

Upcoming Events

November 15, 2018 (Elections!)

The next meeting is the LGMC Annual Business Meeting held at the Bethany Park Shelter House.

Rock Party: November 18, 2018 @ 5:00 p.m. at The Jewelry Connection. 
In our annual tribute to the late Dr. Roger Pabian, this will be a Soup Supper.
The Beers usually provide 3 different types of soups; plus we'll enjoy whatever soups or side dishes the rest of us bring.
Don't forget to bring your projects and equipment! This is a fun time for adults and children. Come learn something new!
Contact Jayne, a club member, or the Webmaster for directions.

December 2, 2018
LGMC Christmas Party (and brief meeting)
Potluck Supper (the club provides fried chicken and beverages; members bring the rest)

General Meetings

Bethany Park Shelter House

Third Thursday of each month, September thru May
with two exceptions (December and January)

Youth Meeting at 6:00 p.m.
Adult Meeting at 7:00 p.m.

We welcome all visitors!

November 15, 2018
(Annual Business Meeting with Elections)
December 2, 2018
(Christmas Party, 5:00-9:00 p.m.)
January 26, 2019
(Mid-Winter Rock Swap, 1:00 - 5:00)
Meeting to follow at 7:00 p.m.

Membership Dues

Individual: $20 per year
Couple with household: $30 per year
Youth (age 15 years and younger): $3 per year (with a responsible adult). 

All youth must have a responsible adult with them at all club meetings
and functions. NO DROP-OFFS. This is for their safety should something
unforeseen happen.

Online Membership Application

Printable Membership Application

Club Information





If you want to discover more about Nebraska's geology, check out these publications authored/co-authored by long-time LGMC member, the late Roger K. Pabian.

Record in Rock               Minerals & Gemstones of Nebraska

Pabian Publications