Connecticut Gem and Mineral Shows

Connecticut is home to many gem and mineral shows, and home to many gems and minerals. See below for some great gem and mineral shows happening this year in Connecticut!

Bristol Gem & Mineral Club
Bristol Gem & Mineral Club

10/19/2019 – 10/20/2019

Hours: 930am-5pm
Hours: 10am-4pm

Parking: Free
Admission: $5

Beals Community Center
240 Stafford Ave
Bristol, CT
The Bristol Gem and Mineral Club was organized in 1972 to foster interest in the earth and geological sciences, minerals, and the lapidary arts. The club holds regularly scheduled meetings where educational events are presented for the advancement and knowledge of the membership in these fields.

Members include mineral collectors, jewelry makers, gem cutters and faceters, and nature enthusiasts. Anyone interested in rocks, gems, and minerals is welcome to join. (Links to application form.)

The club is a 501c3 non-profit organization, and maintains financial independence to be able to establish a continuing and adequate meeting place, cooperate with similar organizations, and support the expenses incurred. The club encourages the spread of the hobby with the general public, schools, and other organized groups. The club is insured and a member of the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical Lapidary Societies, Inc.

CT Gem and Mineral Shows
CT Gem and Mineral Shows

Connecticut Gem and Mineral Show
Connecticut Gem and Mineral Show

11/02/2019 – 11/03/2019

Hours: 930am-5pm
Hours: 10am-430pm

Parking: Free
Admission: $6

Eastern Greenwich Civic Center
90 Harding Road
Old Greenwich, CT
About the Stamford Mineralogical Society

The SMS was founded in 1954 as an educational organization by people interested in the earth sciences, including mineralogy, geology, paleontology as well as the lapidary arts. The society is operated by amateurs interested in these fields. Our meetings, which usually feature guest speakers, are open to the public. We also have periodic field trips to collect mineral specimens, and we sponsor a yearly show that features mineral dealers from across the northeastern U.S.

Meetings: 7:30 PM, usually on the second or third Tuesday of the month, see website for calendar and program. We meet at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center, 90 Harding Rd, Old Greenwich CT

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