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New Hampshire - West Virginina

Affiliate Societies

 The Mission and Commitment of the EFMLS is to assist Affiliated Member Societies and Mineralogical Related Organizations (MRO's) to ensure their success in their communities.  

New Hampshire - Region I

Capital Mineral Club

 Meetings: 1st Saturday of month (Sept. - May) at 2 p.m. Salvation Army Bldg, 58 Clinton St; Concord, NH 

Organized: 1961 Joined EFMLS 1986

EFMLS Liaison: Chuck Forsberg, 603-927-4955. c_forsberg at mcttelecom dot com

Area Manager: 

President: Steffen Hermanns, 603-783-4121. steffenh at comcast dot net 

Show/Swap: 4th weekend of August at the Everett Arena, Concord, NH 

Keene Mineral Club

Meetings: 1st Saturday of month September - May at 6 p.m. Railroad Square Conference Room Southwest Community Service, Keene, NH 03431 

Organized: 1948 Joined EFMLS 1959

EFMLS Liaison: Chris Garrecht, 603-209-9836. chrisgarrecht at comcast dot net

Area Manager

President: Laura L. Guillet, 203-892-0135. lguillet11 at gmail dot com  

Show/Swap: Gilsum Rock Swap Gilsom/swap  

Presidential Gem & Mineral Society

 Meetings: 2nd Thursday of month at 6:30 p.m. 698 Presidential Hwy, Jefferson, NH 03583 

Organized: 1991 Joined EFMLS 1992

EFMLS Liaison: Lloyd Alexander, lloydsjourney at hotmail dot com  

Area Manager:

President: Lloyd Alexander, lloydsjourney at hotmail dot com

Saco Valley Gem and Mineral Club

Meetings:  3rd Tuesday of month at 6:30 p.m except December, January & February Tin Mountain Nature Center,  Bald Hill Rd; Albany, NH 

Organized: Joined EFMLS 

EFMLS Liaison: Jonathan Herndon, 603-707-6781. jherndon1 at roadrunner dot com 

Area Manager:

President: Marlene York, 603-356-4424. ryork1776 at aol dot com 

Southeastern New Hampshire Mineral Club

Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month at 7 pm St John's Methodist Church, 28 Cataract Av; Dover, NH 

Organized: 1956 Joined EFMLS 1956

EFMLS Liaison: Shirley Autio, 603-642-8601. sautio at comcast dot net

Area Manager: 

President: Kenneth Creed, 207-646-5054. kcreed at maine.rr dot com 

Show/Swap: 2nd weekend of April at the Elks Club 184 282 Durham, NH 03820 

New Jersey - Region II

Cape Atlantic Rockhounds

 FaceBook:  https://www.facebook.com/capeatlanticrockhounds/ 

 Meetings: 1st Thursday of month March- November at 7:30 p.m. 2641 Cologne Ave; Mays Landing, NJ 08330 

Organized: 1961 Joined EFMLS

Area Manager: 

President: Nick Paoletti, 215-341-0450. ncpsecure at gmail dot com 

Swaps: 3rd week of May and 3rd week of Sept. at 2641 Cologne Ave; Mays Landing, NJ 

Delaware Valley Earth Science Society, Inc.

Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month at 8 p.m. Educ. Bldg behind United Centenary Methodist Church, 151 S. White Horse Pike, Berlin, NJ 

Organized: 1956 Joined EFMLS 1985

EFMLS Liaison: Millard LeCompte, 609-458-7763. rocksandbadges.dvess at gmail dot 

Area Manager:  

President: Mark Leipert, 856-524-2103. mark.leipert at yahoo dot com   

Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society, Inc.

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/274746862620484/ 

Meetings: 3rd Saturday in March - June, Sept - Nov. at 1:30 pm. Franklin Mineral Museum, 32 Evans St; Franklin, NJ 

Organized: 1959 Joined EFMLS 1985

EFMLS Liaison: Richard Bostwick, 212-749-5817. rbostwick at att dot net 

Area Manager:

President: Gary Moldovany, 862-268-1596. gsmoldovany at gmail dot com 

Show/Swap: 4th weekend of April and 4th weekend of September at the Littell Community Center; 10-12 Munsonhurst Rd, Franklin, NJ 

Friends of Mineralogy NJ Chapter (FM-NJ)

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/933486750009496/  

Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of month at 7 p.m. Monmouth Worship Center, 37 Vanderburg Rd; Marlboro, NJ 

Organized: 2013 Joined EFMLS 2014

EFMLS Liaison: Dave Shapiro. 732-939-4476. dshapiro33 at gmail dot com 

President: Dave Shapiro. 732-939-4476. dshapiro33 at gmail dot com

Morris Museum Mineralogical Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/MorrisMuseum 

Meetings: 3rd Thursday of month Sept - June- at 6:30 p.m. Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Rd; Morristown, NJ 

Organized: 1971 Joined EFMLS 1988

EFMLS Liaison: Brendan Dunn, 973-398-5846. brencon3 at optonline dot net

Area Manager: 

President: Kathy Francis, Morris Museum, 973-971-3710  

Show: 4th weekend of November at the Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ  

Swap: 3rd weekend of August at the Morris Museum 

New Jersey Lapidary Society, Inc.

Meetings: 2nd Sunday of month Sept.-June at 2 pm. Trailside Nature & Science Center, 452 New Providence Rd; Mountainside, NJ 07092 

Organized: 1948 Joined EFMLS 1950

Area Manager: 

President: Tim Stefanowski, 908-380-6709. themadrussian8576 at gmail dot com

New Jersey Mineralogical Society, Inc.

Meetings: 2nd Sunday of month September-June at 2 p.m. Trailside Nature & Science Center, 452 New Providence Rd; Mountainside, NJ 07092 

Organized: 1938 Joined EFMLS 1989

EFMLS Liaison: Mary Ellen Wilson, ewlsn at verizon dot net  

President: Leora Broche, 908-508-1744. leorabroche at me dot com  

Show: 1st weekend of November at the Trailside Nature & Science Center, 452 New Providence Rd., Mountainside, NJ 

New Jersey Paleontological Society

 Meetings: Call or see website for schedule and location 

Organized: 1991 Joined EFMLS 1991

EFMLS Liaison: Howie Cohn, 201-265-2236. fossilh at aol dot com

Area Manager:  

President: Howie Cohn, 201-265-2236. fossilh at aol dot com  

North Jersey Mineralogical Society,Inc.

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/103121676461577/ 

Meetings: 2nd Thursday of month at 6:30 p.m. (except July & August) Paterson Museum, 2 Market St; Paterson, NJ 

Organized: 1945 Joined EFMLS 1951

EFMLS Liaison: Mark Kucera, 914-423-8360. mark_j_kucera at yahoo dot com

Area Manager: 

President: Steven Wien, 201-463-0360. steve_wien at hotmail dot com 

Show: 4th weekend of March at Midland Park High School, 250 Prospect St, Midland Park, NJ 

New York - Regions II (Metro NY) and III (Upstate NY)

Buffalo Geological Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/BGSNY/ 

Meetings: 1st Friday of month Oct.-April at 7:30 p.m. Heritage Discovery Center, 100 Lee St; Buffalo, NY 

Organized: 1956 Joined EFMLS 1957

EFMLS Liaison: Craig Posmantur, 716-834-8935. c.posmantur at att dot net

Area Manager:  

President: Craig Posmantur, 716-834-8935. c.posmantur at att dot net 

Show: 4th weekend of March, Hamburg Fairgrounds, Market & Grange Bldg., Hamburg, NY 

Capital District Mineral Club

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/albanyrockclub/

Meetings: 1st Thursday of month at 7:30 p.m. NY State Museum, Madison Av.; Albany, NY. You must arrive between   7 - 7: 15 pm 

Organized: 1956 Joined EFMLS 1957

Area Manager:

President: Beth Shaw, fotobeth at gmail dot com 

Show: 4th weekend of February at the NY State Museum, Madison Av; Albany, NY

Finger Lakes Gem, Mineral & Fossil Club

Meetings: 1st Tuesday of month at 7 p.m., Wood Library, 134 N Main St, Canandaigua, NY 

Organized: Joined:  EFMLS 2016

EFMLS Liaison: Michael McElwee, 315-595-2573.FLGMFC at icloud dot com 

Area Manager:

President: Michael McElwee, 315-595-2573.FLGMFC at icloud dot com 

Show: 2nd weekend in May at the Greater Canandiagua Civic Center Canandiagua, NY. and the 3rd weekend in November at the 100 Civic Center Plaza, Corning, NY 

Finger Lakes Mineral Club

Meetings: 2nd Sunday of month at 2 p.m. September-May Museum of the Earth, 1259 Trumansburg Rd/ Rte. 96; Ithaca, NY 

Organized: 2012 Joined EFMLS 2012

EFMLS Liaison: Eric Larson, 607-342-7878. 12thmoon at greenstar.coop

Area Manager:  

President: Eric Larson, 607-342-7878. 12thmoon at greenstar.coop 

Show: TBA. Museum of the Earth, 1259 Trumansburg Rd; Ithaca, NY 

Fulton County Mineral Club

Meetings: 3rd Wednesday of month at 7 p.m. No permanent location at this time. Send e-mail 

Organized: Joined EFMLS 1975

EFMLS Liaison: Bob Ballad, 518-377-8656. rballad at nycap.rr dot com

Area Manager: 

President: Bob Ballad, 518-377-8656. rballad at nycap.rr dot com

Show: October 16-17: Johnstown, NY - 12th Annual Mineral Show & Sale sponsored by the Fulton Co. Mineral Club. Johnstown Moose Lodge, Rt. 30A; Johnstown, NY 

Gem and Mineral Society of Syracuse, Inc.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/gmss.us/ 

Meetings: 3rd Monday of month except July, August & December Junior Rockhounds 6:30, General Meeting 7:30.  209 Owego Suites #14-15; Liverpool, NY 13088. 

Organized: 1951 Joined EFMLS 1952

EFMLS Liaison: Bob Livingston, 315-446-4505. gemguy at verizon dot net

Area Manager: 

President: Cheryl Brown, PO Box 125; Camillus, NY 13031. 315-487-6009. pres at gmss.us 

Show: 2nd weekend in July, at the New York State Fairgrounds. 

Island Rockhounds, Inc.

Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month except July & August at 7:45 p.m. Bellmore Memorial Library, 2288 Bedford Av; Bellmore, NY 

Organized: 1959 Joined EFMLS 1962

EFMLS Liaison: Cheryl Neary, 516-449-5341. ciervo.neary at gmail dot com

Area Manager: 

President: Janice Kowalski, 516-431-7941. janicekw at hotmail dot com 

Show/Swap: March dates TBD  

Lakeshore Gem and Mineral Club, Inc.

Meetings: Rolling Rock type club. Call for date, time and place. (Usually twice a year on shores of Lake Ontario) 

Organized: 1969 Joined EFMLS 1969

EFMLS Liaison: Reggie Bolton

Area Manager: 

President: David Zobkiw315-433-4862. 315-252-3868

Long Island Mineral & Geology Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Long-Island-Mineral-and-Geology-Society-327144452307/ 

Meetings: 2nd Monday of month at 7:30 pm. George Young Community Ceneter, 446 S Jamesport Ave; Jamesport,  NY 

Organized: Joined EFMLS 2006

EFMLS Liaison: Karen Lotito, PO Box 209; Aquebogue, NY 11931. 631-722-5453. threelabsmom at yahoo dot com  

President: Eugene Genova, 631-929-3538. Ligeo at aol dot com  

Show: 4th weekend of July at the Matituck Cutchogue Jr-Sr High School, 15125 Main Rd (Rt 25) Matituck, NY 

Mid-Hudson Valley Gem Mineral Society, Inc.

Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/MHVGMS.org/ 

Meetings: 3rd Friday at 7:30 p.m. Friends Meeting House, 249 Hooker Ave; Poughkeepsie, NY 

Organized: 1969 Joined EFMLS 1969

EFMLS Liaison: Eric Orlowski, 518-928-5823. ejo2003 at gmail dot com

Area Manager: 

President: Steven Kelland  smkell45@aol.com 

Show: 3rd weekend in September at Gold's Gym Family Center, 258 Titusville Rd; Poughkeepsie, NY 

Nassau Mineral Club

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Nassau-Mineral-Club-143932732965758/ 

Meetings: 2nd Friday of month at 6:30 p.m. 3139 Cahaba Heighs Rd; Birmingham, AL 35243 

Organized: Rejoined EFMLS 2012

EFMLS Liaison: June Miller 516-987-4252. millerjune92 at gmail dot com

Area Manager: 

President: Dennis Kirchner, 347-229-5833.

New York Mineralogical Club, Inc.

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-York-Mineralogical-Club/187916581257866 

Meetings:  2nd Wednesday of month except August at 6 p.m. Watson Hotel, 440 West 57th St; New York, NY. 

Organized: 1886 Joined EFMLS 1952

EFMLS Liaison:  Mitchell Portnoy, 212-580-1343. mitchpnyc at aol dot com

Area Manager:  

President:  Mitchell Portnoy, 212-580-1343. mitchpnyc at aol dot com 

Show:  1st weekend in March and last weekend in June and 2nd weekend November, (9-10 2019) Watson Hotel, 440 West 57th St; New York, NY 

New York Paleontological Society

Meetings:  3rd Sunday of month at 2 p.m. Sept. - May. American Museum of Natural History, New York, NY. 

Organized: 1970 Joined EFMLS 1996

EFMLS Liaison: Donald Phillips, 718-252-1987. president at nyps dot org 

Area Manager:

President: Donald Phillips, 718-252-1987. president at nyps dot org 

Show/Swap: Holiday party in December. Check website. 

New York Southern Tier Geology Club, Inc.

Meetings: 2nd Monday of month Sept - June at 7 p.m. Johnson City Sr. Citizens Center, 30 Brocton Av; Johnson City, NY 

Organized: 1953 Joined EFMLS 1961

EFMLS Liaison: Tom Ogden, 607-967-8552. tandjogden at stny.rr dot com

Area Manager: 

President: Mark Smith, 607-770-0895. mdsmith7 at jcschools.stierdot org 

Show/Swap:  1st weekend in April at the Johnson City Sr. Citizens Center, 30 Brocton Av; Johnson City, NY 

Orange County Mineral Society, Inc.

Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/OCMSofNY/ 

Meetings: 2nd Friday of month at 6:30 p.m. Senior Center, 81 Laroe Rd., Chester, NY 

Organized: 1963 Joined EFMLS 1992

President: Mike Tedford, 845-542-6441. mted at frontiernet dot net  

Show: 1st weekend in June at the Museum Village, 1010 Rt 17 M, Monroe,  NY 10950

Rochester Academy of Science - Mineral Section

Meetings:  3rd Tuesday of month at 7 p.m. (except Dec., June, July & Aug) Brighton Town Hall, 2300 Elmwood Ave.  Brighton, NY 

Organized: 1934 Joined EFMLS 1951

Vice President: Stephen Busschaert, 585-351-7633. mineralvp at rasny dot org

Area Manager:

Rochester Lapidary Society, Inc.

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/ROCGemShow 

Meetings: 1st Thursday (September to May) of month at 7:30 pm. Rochester School for the Deaf, Forester Hall, 1545 St.  Paul Blvd, Rochester, NY 

Organized: 1964 Joined EFMLS 1964

EFMLS Liaison: Dan Imel, 585-223-7198. lapidry at aol dot com

Area Manager:  

President: Ed Smith, 315-587-2540. dsmith340 at rochester.rr dot com  

Show/Swap: 4th weekend of October at the Total Sports Experience, East Rochester, NY 

St Lawrence County Rock & Mineral Club

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/stlawrencecountymineralclub.org/ 

Meetings: 1st Wednesday of month at 6 p.m. 8 Park St; Canton, NY 

Organized: Joined EFMLS

EFMLS Liaison: Richard Lyons, rchlyns at 901 dot com

Area Manager: 

President: William deLorraine, 315-287-4652 wdellie at gmail dot com  

Show/Swap: 4th weekend of August at the Canton Pavillion, 90 Lincoln St; Canton, NY 

Staten Island Geological Society, Inc.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Staten-Island-Geological-Society-Inc-813616118661090/ 

Meetings: Meetings: 2nd Friday of month (September - June) at 7:30 p.m. Father Hicks Center at St. Charles School, 151 Lindenwood Rd; Staten Island, NY 

Organized: 1972 Joined EFMLS 1988

EFMLS Liaison: William Mirabello 718-351-4771. bill379ross at verizon dot net 

Area Manager:

President: Jim Wassmuth, 718-448-5517. yojimbo157 at earthlink dot net 

Suffolk Gem & Mineral Club, Inc.

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/1741492839420710/ 

Meetings: 3rd Monday of month except January, February, July & August at 7 p.m. Bay Shore-Brightwater Public Library Montauk Hwy & S. Country Rd; Brightwater, NY  

Organized: 1975 Joined EFMLS 1985

EFMLS Liaison: Cheryl Neary, 516-449-5341. ciervo.neary at gmail dot com

Area Manager: 

President: Cheryl Neary, 516-449-5341. ciervo.neary at gmail dot com  

Show/Swap: 1st weekend in December at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 495 N Ocean Ave; Patchogue, NY 

Wayne County Gem & Mineral Club,Inc.

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1675855046010058/ 

Meetings: 2nd Friday of month at 7 p.m. (check website for June, July & August) Park Presbyterian Church, 110 Maple Ct; Newark, NY 

Organized: 1973 Joined EFMLS 1973

EFMLS Liaison: Pat Chapman, 607-868-4649. batnpill at empacc dot net

Area Manager: 

President: Linda Schmidtgall, 315-365-2448. lees at tds dot net 

Show: 1st weekend of June at the Greater Canandaigua Civic Center 250 N Bloomfield Rd; Canandaigua, NY

UV Nomads

Facebook:  UV Nomads Rock Club

Meetings: 4th Saturday of month (April - October) at 8 am. Check Facebook for location

Organized: 2017 Joined EFMLS: 2017

President: Ken St John, 1353 County Rd 36; Norwich, NY 13815. 607-336-4706. <ken@accufastaddressing.com>

EFMLS Liaison: Ken St John

SHOW/SWAP: 4th Saturday in October 1st United Methodist Church 840 Trenton Rd. Fairless Hills, PA

North Carolina - Region VI

Catawba Valley Gem & Mineral Club, Inc. *** EFMLS 2020

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Catawba-Valley-Gem-Mineral-Club-Inc-Annual-Show-155522388524564/ 

Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month at 7 p.m. St. Aloysius Catholic Church, 921 2nd St NE; Hickory, NC 

Organized: 1969 Joined EFMLS 1973

EFMLS Liaison: Larry Huffman, 828-612-4469. ldhuff314 at embarqmail dot com

Area Manager:  

President: Slade Harvin, 252-702-299. sharvin at thewootencompanydot com 

Show/Swap: 4th weekend of March at the Hickory Metro Convention Center. EFMLS Convention 2020 Host     

Tar Heel Gem & Mineral Club

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/tarheelgemandmineralclub/ 

Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of month except December @ 7:30 p.m. NC State University Crafts Center, Jensen Dr; Raleigh

Organized: 1968 Joined EFMLS 1968

President: Anthony Andreoli, 919-805-4899. lillysdaddy05 at yahoodot com  

Area Manager:

Show/Swap: 1st weekend in June at the Tannehill State Park, 12632 Confederate Pkwy; McCalla, AL 

Pennsylvania - Region III

Berks Mineralogical Society

Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month at 7:30 p.m. Reading Public Museum Auditorium, 500 Museum Rd; Reading, PA 

Organized: 1970 Joined EFMLS 1974

EFMLS Liaison: Dennis Buffenmeyer, 717-336-3356. buff1 at ptd dot net

Area Manager:  

President: Dennis Buffenmeyer, 717-336-3356. buff1 at ptd dot net 

Show: 3rd weekend of May at the Leesport Farmers Market, Rt, 61; Leesport, PA 

Central Pennsylvania Rock and Mineral Club, Inc.

Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/CentralPennsylvaniaRockAndMineralClub/?ref=br_rs 

Meetings: 2nd Thursday of month (except August & December) at 7 p.m. St Thomas United Church of Christ, 6490, Linglestown Rd; Harrisburg, PA 

Organized: 1958 Joined EFMLS 1967

EFMLS Liaison: R.J. Harris, 717-795-0922 rjharris at rjharris dot com

Area Manager: 

President: R.J. Harris, 717-795-0922 rjharris at rjharris dot com  

Show: 3rd weekend of September at the Harrisburg Consistory Scottish Rite, 2701 N 3rd St; Harrisburg, PA 

Swap: 2nd Saturday of May and 3rd Saturday of October at South Mountain Fairgrounds, 615 Narrows Rd; Biglerville, PA 

Che-Hanna Rock & Mineral Club, Inc.

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/1412332249072929/ 

Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month at 7 p.m. except June, July, August & December  

Organized: 1963 Joined EFMLS 1963

EFMLS Liaison: Susie Milligan 607-687-5108. jmilligan at stny.rr dot com

Area Manager: 

Vice President: Bob McGuire, 570-928-9238. uvbob at epix dot net  

Show/Swap: 4th weekend of March at the Wysox Vol. Fire Co. Social Hall, 111 Lake Rd; Wysox. PA 

Delaware Valley Paleontological Society

Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/DVESSNJ/ 

Meetings: 4th Thursday of month at 7:30 p.m. 3rd Thursday in November & December Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel Univ., 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy; Philadelphia, PA 19103. 

Organized: Joined EFMLS 2000

EFMLS Liaison: Ed Grobelny, 609-265-0707. edgrobelny at comcast dot net

Area Manager: 

President: Cathy Young, 610-209-0758. cathy at fossilandnaturetripsdot com 

Show/Swap: Last weekend in March at the Lulu Temple, 5140 Butler Pk, Plymouth Meeting, PA 

Franklin County Rock & Mineral Club

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Franklin-County-Rock-and-Mineral-Club-1601767103396099/ 

Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month at 7:30 p.m.; Wilson College, 1015 Philadelphia Ave; Chambersburg, PA 

Organized: 1978 Joined EFMLS 1984

President: Richard Ausherman, 717-334-4092.

Area Manager:

Gem City Rock and Mineral Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/GEM-City-ROCK-and-Mineral-Society-301824213169516/ 

Meetings: 1st Saturday of month at 9:30 a.m. 9th & State St; Erie, PA 

Organized: 1958 Joined EFMLS 1959

EFMLS Liaison: Robert Galivan, 814-454-6770. gallivan427 at gmail dot com

Area Manager:  

President: Jim Trimble, 814-460-9299. jtrimble57 at gmail dot com  

Show: 1st weekend of July at Millcreek Intermediate High School 

Lancaster County Fossil & Mineral Club

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/LancasterFossilandMineralClub/ 

Meetings: Last Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ. 450 W Main St; Mountville,    PA 

Organized: 2014 Joined EFMLS 2014

President: Christopher Haefner, 717-285-0870. silverfordinc at yahoodot com

Area Manager: 

Show: 2nd weekend of June at Solanco Fairgrounds. 2nd Saturday of November at Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ (rear entrance). 

Leidy Microscopical Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/388243031331809/ 

Meetings: 3rd Thursday of month at 7:30 p.m. North Presbyterian Church, 140 Trenton Rd; Fairless Hills, PA. 

EFMLS Liaison: John Ferrante, 267-246-5548. jjf41 at comcast dot net

Area Manager:  

President: Eric Brosius, 215-945-1039. ebrosiusrock at aol dot com 

Show: Micromount Symposium,  2nd weekend of March at the Advent Lutheran Church, 45 Worthington Mill Rd; Richboro, PA 18954 

Mineralogical Society of Northeastern Pennsylvania

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/MineralogicalSocietyOfTheDistrictOfColumbia/ 

Meetings: Meetings: 4th Sunday of month at 2:30 p.m. Moosic Presbyterian Church, 625 Main St; Moosic, PA 

Organized: 1973 Joined EFMLS 1995

EFMLS Liaison: George Walko, 570-200-5987. anthracitecoin at gmail dot com

Area Manager: 

President: Fred Winters, 570-733-2054. f.winters at yahoo dot com  

Show: 1st weekend of May at the Oblates of Saint Joseph, 1880 Hwy. 315, Pittston, PA. 18640

Monongahela Rockhounds

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Monongahela-Rockhounds-1534396830120200/ 

Meetings: 1st Saturday of month at 7:30 p.m. Munhall Boro Building; Munhall, PA. 

Organized: 1968 Joined EFMLS 1968

EFMLS Liaison: Bret Howard, 724-327-8618. monongahelarockhounds at yahoo.com

Area Manager:  

President: Jude Porter, sergeyk123 at gmail dot com  

Show/Swap: 1st Wednesday of June at Northampton Community College. 2411 Rt 715; Tannersville, PA 18372 

Monroe County Earth Science Association

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/MonroeCountyRocks?bookmark_t=page 

Meetings: 1st Wednesday of month September-Mayat 7:00 pm. Hughes Library, 1002 N Ninth St Stroudsburg, PA.

Organized: 2007 Joined EFMLS: 2008

Officers Elected: December Take Office: January

President: Jude Porter, 122 Barnum St. Apt. A; East Stroudsburg, PA 18301. <sergeyk123@gmail.com>

EFMLS Liaison: Michael Kessler, 4 Longfellow Rd; E Stroudsburg, PA 18301-2739. 570-242-5091. <Quartz1313@gmail.com>

Area Manager:

SHOW/SWAP: June5, 2019. Northampton Community College . 2411 Rt 715; Tannersville, PA 18372

Moraine Rockbusters

Organized: 1973 Joined EFMLS 1974

EFMLS Liaison: Sandra Chmelovsky, 412- 487-2661. SandiCats at aol dot com

Area Manager:  

President: Sarah Brim, 412-480-4168. SJane355 at hotmail dot com

Nittany Mineralogical Society

 Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/NittanyMineralogicalSociety 

Meetings: 3rd Wednesday of month except June & July at 7:30 p.m.     Penn State University Park campus State Coleege or as noted on website 

Organized: 1994 Joined EFMLS 1994

EFMLS Liaison: David C. Glick, 814-237-1094. xidg at verizon dot net

Area Manager: 

President: David C. Glick, 814-237-1094. xidg at verizon dot net

Pennsylvania Earth Sciences Association, Inc.

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Pennsylvania-Earth-Sciences-Association-PESA-mineralfest-and-clubs-1555170821375067/ 

Meetings: 3rd Monday of month, January - November at 6 p.m.     Helfrich Springs Grist Mill at Micley & Lehnert Rd. Whitehall, PA  

Organized: 1964 Joined EFMLS 1986

EFMLS Liaison:  Susanna MacInnes, 610-432-9252. sumacndeb at aol dot com

Area Manager:  

President:  Pete Stoeckel, 267-772-0697. minivamp at yahoo dot com  

Show/Swap:  1st Saturday of June, and 1st Saturday of October at the Macungie Memorial Park, Macungie, PA. 

Philadelphia Mineralogical Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/1790415854526313/ 

Meetings: 2nd Thursday of month at 7 p.m (except July & August).     Cathedral Village, 600 E Cathedral Rd; Philadelphia (Andorra Section), PA 

Organized: 1892 Joined EFMLS 1989

EFMLS Liaison: Karenne Snow, PO Box 626; Medford, NJ 08055. minerals.fossils.rocks at gmail dot com 

President: Karenne Snow, PO Box 626; Medford, NJ 08055. minerals.fossils.rocks at gmail dot com 

Show/Swap: Last weekend of March at the LuLu Temple, 5140 Butler Pike, Plymouth Meeting, PA 

Rock and Mineral Club of Lower Bucks County, Pennsylvania

Facebook:    https://www.facebook.com/LowerBucksPARocks/ 

Meetings: 2nd Friday of month at 8 p.m. Northminster Presbyterian Church, 140 Trenton Rd; Fairless Hills, PA 

Organized: 1967 Joined EFMLS 1969

EFMLS Liaison: Erica Brosius, 215-945-1039. ebrosiusrock at aol dot com

Area Manager:  

President: Brian Schwab, 215-788-3993. holschw2 at aol dot com  

Show/Swap: 3rd Saturday of May at the Earth Science Show & Sale; 501 Wistor Rd; Fairless Hills, PA -  

Ultraviolation  - Last Saturday in October held at the  First United Methodist Church Of Fairless Hills -  840 Trenton Rd, Fairless Hills, Pennsylvania 19030

Tuscarora Lapidary Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Tuscarora-Lapidary-Society-231785690173810/ 

Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of month (Sept. - May) at 7:30 p.m.; Springfield Township Building, 50 Powell Rd; Springfield,  PA 

Organized: 1957 Joined EFMLS 1957

EFMLS Liaison: Eileen M Magee, 484-444-2294. eileenmagee at msn dot com 

Area Manager:

President: Linda Green, 610-613-3341. ldgreensniffles at me dot com 

Show: Gemarama 1st weekend of November at the Greater Phila. Expo Center; 150 Station Ave; Oaks, PA 19456.

Rhode Island - Region I

Rhode Island Mineral Hunters, Inc.

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/RhodeIslandMineralHunters 

Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month April-December at 7 p.m. Community College of RI, 400 East Av; Warwick, RI 

Organized: 1961 Joined EFMLS 1962

EFMLS Liaison: Sherri Blenner Hassett, 401-232-2222. drsherrib at gmaildot com 

Area Manager:

President: Sherri Blenner Hassett, 401-232-2222. drsherrib at gmaildot com 

Show/Swap: 4th weekend of October at the Community College of RI; Knight Campus. 400 East Av; Warwick, RI 

South Carolina - Region VI

Aiken Gem, Mineral and Fossil Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/117626178291919/ 

Meetings: 2nd Friday of month except July & August at 7 p.m. Science Building, Room 200; University of South

Carolina- Aiken  

Organized: 1962 Joined EFMLS 1963

EFMLS Liaison: Barbara Fenstermacher, 803- 649-0959. bfenster2 at bellsouth dot net

Area Manager: 

President: Walt Kubilius, 803-643-3281. wkkw at bellsouth dot net 

Show/Swap: 1st weekend of March Julian Smith 

Tennessee - Region V

Smoky Mountain Mineral Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/smokymtnmineralsociety/ 

Meetings: 1st Thursday of month at 7: 00 pm. Lois's Country Kitchen, 708 Cosby Hwy, Newport, TN 

Organized: Joined EFMLS 

EFMLS Liaison: Donald Isley, PO Box 66; Cosby, TN 37722. 423-608-4785. isley_dr at Yahoo dot com

Area Manager:

President: Donald Isley, PO Box 66; Cosby, TN 37722. 423-608-4785. isley_dr at Yahoo dot com

Vermont - Region I

Burlington Gem and Mineral Club

Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/groups/238689403162457/ 

Meetings: Last Thursday of month at 7 pm. Changing Venue - check website. 

Organized: 1966 Joined EFMLS 1967

EFMLS Liaison: Andy Simmons, 802-985-1039. cluros at yahoo dot com

Area Manager:

President: Peg Powers, 802-464-3548. kdmp at shoreham dot net  

Show:  4th weekend of July at the Champlain Valley Exposition, Essex Junction VT

Mineralogical Society of Brattleboro

Meetings: 1st Tuesday of month, September to May at 6 pm. Brooks Memorial Library Meeting Room, Brattleboro, VT
Organized: 1981 Joined EFMLS: 1982
PRESIDENT: William Shores, 413-648-9406

Area Manager:

LIAISON: Barbara Rowe
AUCTION: June, Brooks Memorial Library, Brattleboro, VT 

Virginia - Region IV

Gem & Mineral Society of Lynchburg

Meetings: 3rd Wednesday of each month from 7 p.m - 9 p.m. in the auditorium of the: The Fairview Neighborhood Center 3621 Campbell Ave. Lynchburg, VA

Organized: 1993 Joined EFMLS 1993

EFMLS Liaison: John Haskins, 434-525-8430

Area Manager:   

President: Dave Woolley, 434-237-5142. woolley.dave at gmail dot com  

Gem and Mineral Society of the Virginia Peninsula, Inc.

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/The-Gem-and-Mineral-Society-of-the-Virginia-Peninsula-GMSVP-275041405841489/?__tn__=%2Cd%2CP-R&eid=ARCXXcBOTZqgB6sONJI9kJ4mITR63cB00rKHAlm63rXIKu9OAjYXkuHX7twhbSxfOCXKcUtiKu7-Yxts 

Meetings: 1st Thursday of month at 7 p.m. Sandy Bottom Nature Park, 1255 Big Bethel Rd; Hampton, VA 

Organized: 1954 Joined EFMLS 1955

EFMLS Liaison: Gary Bergtholdt 757-851-9620. gbergtholdt at gmail dot com

Area Manager:  

President: Vinton Feanny, 757-483-0180. feannyvin at gmail dot com  

Northern Virginia Mineral Club, Inc.

Facebook:   https://www.facebook.com/Northern-Virginia-Mineral-Club-NVMC-332488286832239/ 

Meetings: 4th Monday at 7:30 p.m. Long Branch Nature Center, 625 S. Carlin Spring Rd; Arlington, VA. 

Organized: 1954 Joined EFMLS 1955

EFMLS Liaison: Bob Cooke. 703-451-1540. rdotcooke at gmail dot com

Area Manager

President: Susan Marcus 703-502-9844 news.nvmc at gmail dot com 

Show: November George Mason University

Richmond Gem and Mineral Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/Richmond-Gem-Mineral-Society-684942321516587/ 

Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of month at 7:30 p.m. Ridge Baptist Church, 1515 Eastridge Rd; Richmond, VA 

Organized: 1957 Joined EFMLS 1957

EFMLS Liaison: David Hutchinson, 804-598-7133. DAHJKH at aol dot com

 Area Manager:

President: Carl Miller, 804-310-8762. kobold1 at erols dot com 

Swap: 2nd Saturday of November at the Ridge Baptist Church Hall, 1515 Eastridge Rd; Richmond, VA  

Shenandoah Valley Gem & Mineral Society

Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/ShenandoahValleyGemMineralSociety/ 

Meetings: 2nd Monday at 7:30 p.m. Waynesboro Public Library, 600 S. Wayne Ave, Waynesboro, VA 22980. 

Organized: Joined EFMLS 

Area Manager:

President: Michael Pabst, 901-289-4651. michaeljpabst at yahoo dot com  

Show: 4th weekend of September at the Augusta Expo, Fishersville, VA 

Tidewater Gem & Mineral Society, Inc.

Facebook:.  

Meetings: 3rd Friday every month at 7:30 p.m. United Methodist Church, 804 Gammon Rd; Virginia Beach, VA 23464 

Organized: 1959 Joined EFMLS 1960

EFMLS Liaison: Robin Stoughton, 757-340-5391. dakodadawn88 at gmaildot com 

President: Robin Stoughton, 757-340-5391. dakodadawn88 at gmaildot com

West Virginia - Region V

Kanawha Rock & Gem Club, Inc

KanawhaRockandGemClub.org   Facebook: Kanawha Rock and Gem Club  

Meetings:  4th Sunday of month at 2 pm. Church of Christ Annex, 327 4th Ave

South Charleston, WV 25303 

Organized: 1971 Joined EFMLS 1972

EFMLS Liaison/Region 4 Regional VP/Area Manager:  Susie Lamb

President:  Susie Lamb, 304-989-7558. lambcheryl at hotmail dot com 

Show/Swap:  3rd weekend of October - So. Charleston Community Center

601 Jefferson Road South Charleston, WV 25309

Ohio Valley Gem and Mineral Society, Inc

Facebook: Ohio Valley Gem & Mineral Society

Meetings: 1st Thursday of month at 7 pm. 

Belpre Sr. Citizens Building, Washington Blvd, Belpre, OH 

Organized: 1965 Joined EFMLS 1965

EFMLS Liaison: Robert Calendine, 740- 423-9764

Area Manager: Susie Lamb,  lambcheryl at hotmail dot com 

President: J. D. Hoover, 304-422-4865.

West Virginia Fossil Club, Inc.

WestVirginiaFossilClub.com  Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/West-Virginia-Fossil-Club-Inc-250303525115199/ 

Meetings: 2nd Thursday of month (March - December) at 6 pm.

Harrison County Parks & Recreation, 43 Recreation Dr; Clarksburg, WV 26301 

Organized: 1988 Joined EFMLS 1990

EFMLS Liaison: Sue Hurst, 304-282-1792, whitefox304 at gmail dot com

Area Manager: Susie Lamb,  lambcheryl at hotmail dot com 

President: Sue Hurst, 304-783-4303, sehhwwla4608 at gmail dot com