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.