AFMS

We are part of the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical and Lapidary Societies (EFMLS)

The EFMLS is part of the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies

(AFMS)

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The Monongahela Rockhounds are a mineral, fossil, and lapidary club in the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania area.

We are part of the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical and Lapidary Societies (EFMLS) which is part of the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies (AFMS).

We have also now signed up for the Future Rockhounds of America program (FRA), created by the AFMS, to provide activities for young rockhounds.  For more information about the FRA program, see: Kids FRA

Our members receive the Monongahela Rockhound News, the monthly newsletter:

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Mission

Statement

To promote, among its members and the general public, an interest in collection of minerals, fossils, and associated items.

To promote their use in lapidary work.

To promote the study and classification of minerals, gemstones, and other items of such nature.

October 2021 Meeting (This will be an in-person meeting. All meeting attendees will be required to wear masks )
RSVP Closed
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• Presentation "What to expect when selling precious metals" and extended show-and-tell • "Rock of the Month" is Sphalerite • "Article of the Month" is on Sphalerite • October Host(s) are TBD (any volunteers?)
When
Oct 02, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM EDT
Where
Munhall Borough Building,
1900 West St, Munhall, PA 15120, USA
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Notices

Next Meeting:

10/2/2021

This will be an in person meeting

 

Events:

12/4/2021

(*members only*)

Holiday Party

(pending - TBD)

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News

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our monthly newsletter.

2021 makes Volume 54:

10-11 issues / year

since 1967!

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Membership

Membership is open to all children and adults!

Annual Dues:

$10 - Individual

$20 - Family

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