The Gemology Group works with the science dealing with natural and artificial gemstone materials. It is considered a geoscience and a branch of mineralogy. Some jewelers (and many non-jewelers) are academically trained gemologists and are qualified to identify and evaluate gems.*
The Gemology Group usually meets the 3rd Thursday of each month , current club members, 6:30 PM at the clubhouse.
Please contact Richard Armstrong to sign up. Let him know of any specific issues, topics, or questions you would like to discuss. Please feel free to bring any gem for "show and tell" or for identification to the group meeting. Are you interested in Gem Identification? Contact Richard to find out when's the next Gem Identification Class.
For more information, please contact
Gemology Group Chairman - Richard Armstrong - contact form
Photos taken by Vicky and Kinney Polve
Page updated 4/10/2020