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.

2020 Members: Do Not Send Dues for 2021!
Your membership has automatically renewed.
No dues necessary!


There will be no in-person monthly meetings until further notice.

Please watch for any virtual meetings and activities here.


2021 Mid-Winter Rock Swap is CANCELLED.

2021 Gem & Mineral Show is CANCELLED.


 Board Meeting

Thursday, February 4, 2021

6:30 p.m.

Zoom Meeting

Contact Jim Marburger if you would like to participate.


Check out the video programs by LGMC members under "Resources".


Upcoming Events

General Meetings

Cancelled at this time.

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





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