New York Mineralogical Club, Inc.

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Organized: 1886
Joined EFMLS: 1952

Board Members:

Diane Beckman
Vice President:
Anna Schumate
Vivien Gornitz
Diane Beckman
EFMLS Liaison:
Diane Beckman
Diane Beckman
Diane Beckman
The Bulletin of the NYMC

Public Contact Information:

Region 2
Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of the month except august

Meeting via Zoom due to COVID-19, see our website for details and to register as a guest if not currently a member.

We regularly meet from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on the second Wednesday of every month (excluding August). The public and any guests may attend meetings free of charge. Come to any meeting, meet the members, attend a lecture, view a slide show, get your questions answered about minerals, gems and collecting. Bring your family and a friend. Or simply send us a membership application that you can download from our website and print or join using PayPal and receive membership for a full year.

Second weekend of March and November
H.S. of Fashion Industries, 225 W. 24th Street, NY, NY 10001

Additional Info:

The New York Mineralogical Club is one of the oldest organizations in the nation devoted to the study and appreciation of gems and minerals. Since its founding by George F. Kunz (as in the gemstone “kunzite”) and others in 1886, it has grown to include as many as 250 diverse members ranging from beginning collectors to professional geologists, mineralogists and mining engineers. The New York Mineralogical Club celebrated its 135th anniversary in 2021-22.

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