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The Sacramento Mineral Society (SMS) is a lapidary club located in Sacramento, CA which was organized in 1936 dedicated to increasing interest and knowledge of mineralogy, lapidary arts and crafts, and a variety of jewelry arts as well as other geologic sciences.

To this end we conduct a variety of activities such as educational presentations in our monthly meetings, promoting and organizing field trips (to collect specimens, study geology, as well as learn about minerals as they occur in nature), a club house / lapidary shop run by our members. We provide the Sacramento community a resource by offering on-going education and practice in lapidary techniques and the related arts.

Our Annual Gem, Mineral & Jewelry Show attracts vendors from all over the western United States.

We also award geological scholarships each year to individuals from local colleges.

Members volunteer their time throughout the year for community service-related events, gem shows, and other activities.






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News & Announcements News & Events : Shop Closed April 15!!! Also, there is a Work Day on April 16!
Posted by Alyssa on Saturday, April 15, 2017 (20:15:10) (17 reads)

The lapidary shop will be closed on April 15th for the Black Butte Lake/Stony Creek Field Trip!

We will be open on Sunday, April 16th, but that will also be a Shop Work Day! We need to clean up the shop, especially the lofty upstairs and the rock yard, so please come on out to help!


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Events News & Events : April 12th Educational Meeting: Field Trip Safety
Posted by Alyssa on Wednesday, April 12, 2017 (21:39:03) (21 reads)

The April Educational Meeting's presentation will be given by Roberta Littlefield on "Field Trip Basics".

This is a potluck as usual followed by the Monthly Challenge (anything resembling rain or a raindrop, think April showers!) - the live rockhound auction and more!

This is a great night to come to the clubhouse and see what the club is like if you are thinking about joining SMS and if you like it, you can join right there! Hope to see everyone there! :)


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News & Announcements News & Events : Shop Closed: March 25 & 26th for the Roseville Rock Show!
Posted by Alyssa on Sunday, March 12, 2017 (03:34:29) (43 reads)

The lapidary ship will be closed all weekend for the Roseville Show.

Come on out and check out the show, it's one of the best local rock shows!!

Here is their website for more information: http://rockrollers.com/show.html


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News & Announcements News & Events : Shop Closed: Saturday March 18th for Field Trip
Posted by Alyssa on Tuesday, March 07, 2017 (08:27:41) (36 reads)

The clubhouse will be closed on Saturday, March 18th for our March Field Trip!

It will be open again on Sunday, March 19th.


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Events News & Events : March 9th Educational Meeting: Suiseki Viewing Stones
Posted by Alyssa on Friday, March 03, 2017 (08:04:13) (50 reads)

The March Educational Meeting's presentation will be given by Doug Jenks on "Suiseki Viewing Stones".

This is a potluck as usual followed by the Monthly Challenge (anything that you made that has a green color or resembles a shamrock!) - the live rockhound auction and more!

This is a great night to come to the clubhouse and see what the club is like if you are thinking about joining SMS and if you like it, you can join right there! Hope to see everyone there! :)


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