State Mineral Index
Letter from the president of FM
Educational Display Case Awards
Best Article Awards
Board of Directors
Chapter Contacts and Upcoming Chapter Symposia
The Colorado Chapter of Friends of Mineralogy meets bimonthly in Jan-Mar-May-Sep-Nov, normally on the 2nd Thursday of the month, in the VIP Room at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science, City Park, Colorado Boulevard, Denver. Annual dues (which include national membership in Friends of Mineralogy) are $13. Meeting dates and speakers for each year can be found on the chapter website. In addition, an annual silent - voice auction of minerals and related materials, is traditionally held the second weekend in May at the Clement Community Center, 1580 Yarrow St., Lakewood, CO, 12 noon to 3 p.m. This auction, similar to all our meetings, is open to non-members to buy and sell/donate.
Chapter website: http://friendsofmineralogycolorado.org/.
For Chapter information, contact Clyde Spencer; firstname.lastname@example.org.
Chapter website: www.fommidwest.org
New Jersey Chapter
For Chapter information, contact NJ Chapter President Dave Shapiro; DShapiro33@gmail.com.
Chapter website at: https://fomnj.wordpress.com/.
Pacific Northwest Chapter
For Chapter information, contact Bruce Kelley, President, E-mail: email@example.com.
Chapter Website: www.pnwfm.org
Symposia: Minerals of Morocco, October 13 15, 2017, Red Lion Hotel, Kelso-Longview, WA.
Current projects include update of Washington State Locality Index and an
Oregon State Locality Index to provide information on rare minerals and
obscure localities, please contact Aaron Wieting (Oregon) firstname.lastname@example.org, and John
Lindell (Washington) email@example.com.
Chapter website: www.rasloto.com/FM/.
Order now! Reminiscences of a Mineralogist by Arthur Montgomery. Price: $6+$3 S&H. Order from: Doug Rambo, 105 Delaware Ave, Wilmington, DE 19803; E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Southern California Chapter
For Chapter information, contact Dr Don Buchanan, President, 220 South Buena Vista St., Redlands, CA; Tel. 909-781-9310; E-mail: email@example.com;.
Chapter website: http://www.mineralsocal.org/scfm/index.html, features Minerals of California on-line..
Mississippi Valley Chapter
Tucson Gem and Mineral Society
Contact, TGMS Office at firstname.lastname@example.org
TGMS is not a Friends of Mineralogy chapter, but TGMS and FM have similar missions and also work together to produce a Symposium at the Tucson Gem and Mineral Show® each February.
Friends of Mineralogy - National Members "at-large"
See membership application if you live away from one of the chapters listed above.
The Friends of Mineralogy is affiliated with Mindat.org, the Mineralogical Society of America (MSA), Mineralogical Association of Canada (MAC),the American Geosciences Institute (AGI), The Mineralogical Record magazine, and Rocks & Minerals magazine.
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