Gem and Mineral Society of the Palm Beaches, Inc.

West Palm Beach, FL

 A 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization






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Gem, Mineral, Bead, Fossil & Jewelry Show 2015


It has become our club's pride: the "Last Chance Mine"


Kumihimo and Peyote demonstration by Kelly Azor (left) and Dianna's Mom


Cabbing is a fascinating aspect of our hobby


Our own Samantha Lazzaro has become an accomplished jewelry artist


Display by the Gold Coast Treasure Hunters


Treasures found with metal detectors


The inviting display of the Palm Beach Bead Society


A volunteer showing off his Native inspired deer skin coat, embellished with elaborate seed bead work and horse hair


Having choices can be oh so cruel...


A huge Crystal


Who wouldn't want that for an Easter Egg?


Volunteers manning (and womanning) the Information Booth


Abdul Wardak from Afghan Tribal Arts always has fascinating merchandise


Michelle Renne, the President for 2015


Volunteers demonstrating their various skill


Makes your heart jump for joy


You've come a long way, Babe! (...the mine, that is)


Shopping is greatly encouraged!



Club Purpose:

To associate persons of the Palm Beach area of cutting, displaying and studying of rocks, shells, artifacts, and any kind of scientific objects of interest to the individual and the organization to promote community interest in these objects.

The society is a member of the Eastern Federation of 
Mineralogical & Lapidary Societies Inc. and the 
Southeast Federation of Mineralogical Societies, 
Inc., which are affiliated with the American 
Federation of Mineralogical Societies. Our members 
are able to participate in activities sponsored by 
these organizations.