Welcome to the Lubbock Gem and Mineral Society's Home on the Internet!

The Lubbock Gem and Mineral Society was formed in 1958 by a group of rock hounds that wanted to bring about a closer association of those persons interested in the Earth Sciences and Lapidary Arts; to increase and disseminate knowledge about rocks, minerals, fossils and other geological materials; to encourage the study of rocks, minerals, fossils, artifacts, collecting and lapidary work and to conduct meetings, lectures, displays and field trips.

The Lubbock Gem and Mineral Society is a non-profit organization recognized under section 501(C)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code as an Educational Entity.

The Society Sponsors: 

  • Field Trips
  • Annual Ice Cream Social
  • Annual rock swap and cookout
  • Annual Christmas Party
  • Annual Lubbock Gem and Mineral Show
  • Monthly meeting and social

The LGMS meets at Forrest Heights United Methodist Church,
3007 33rd Street, Lubbock Texas on the first Tuesday of each
month at 7:00 pm.

Membership is open to all interested parties.

Visitors are Always Welcome!