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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.

APRIL 4 & 5, 2020

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Upcoming Events

Annual Meeting

November 21, 2019
Youth Group - 6:00 p.m., Adult Meeting - 7:00 p.m.
Elections: Vote for your new Board of Directors
Bethany Park Shelter House, 65th & Vine St.

November Rock Party

Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
At The Jewelry Connection
13th & Arapahoe
Soup Supper
Bring equipment and projects!

Christmas Party

Sunday, December 1, 2019
Bethany Park Shelter House, 65th & Vine St.
5:00 p.m., Meal at 6:00 p.m.
Awards and ROCK BINGO! to follow
Club provides fried chicken and beverages
Attendees provide a hot dish and a cold dish

December Rock Party

Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
Marburgers' Residence in Hickman
Hosts will provide smoked meat
Bring your projects and portable equipment!

Mid-Winter Swap

Saturday, January 25, 2020
Open to the Public from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Bethany Park Shelter House, 65th & Vine St.

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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!

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

 

 

 

Publications

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

         

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

 

Youth Club

See our youth page at

https://www.lincolngemmineralclub.org/about/juniors

Youth 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

       
         

Member of the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies

Member of the Midwest Federation of Mineralogical & Geological Societies

Member of the American Lands Access Association