Welcome to the Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club
The Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club is the geology and Earth sciences club for the Wisconsin Northwoods and Upper Peninsula of Michigan
Next Club Meeting: March 28, 2023
Please join us for the next meeting of the Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club at 6:30 pm on March 28, 2023 at the Church of the Pines in Minocqua, Wisconsin.
Annual Gem & Mineral Show 2023
The 54th annual Gem & Mineral show hosted by the Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club will be held July 14 & 15, 2023 at the Lakeland Union High School in Minocqua, Wisconsin. The theme for the show is Let's Glow: Minerals that Fluoresce
About the club
Who We Are
The club was founded in 1964 and incorporated in 1970 to promote general interest in this remarkable planet on which we live, specifically in the areas of geology, mineralogy, paleontology, citizen science, and the lapidary arts, through evidence-based educational programs, field trips, and our Annual Gem & Mineral Show.
When We Meet
The club meets on the 4th Tuesday every month from March through November at 6:30p at the Church of the Pines in Minocqua, Wisconsin.
Club program events to be announced soon.
Club Field Trips
The club sponsors field trips to various locations in Wisconsin, Michigan and Minnesota in which members have found minerals including agates, amethyst, basalt, and copper, as well as fossils. Information on upcoming field trips will be posted to this website.
Why should you Join?
If you are interested in geology, Earth sciences, mineralogy, or lapidary, the Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club is an educational, fun way of sharing your hobby with a variety of people who share your interest. Membership benefits include newsletters when published, admittance to the club picnic and annual banquet.
How do you Join?
Annual membership is $10 for individual and $20 for a family. To join, please contact the membership coordinator via email at firstname.lastname@example.org