To foster, promote and develop the interests and education of our members and others in geology, mineralogy, lapidary, gemology and related sciences and subjects and in the pursuit of such as a hobby for social, recreational and educational purposes.
- Next Meeting:
at Aldersgate United Methodist Church October 4, 2016
ALASKA GOLD: Adventures Seeking the Yellow Metal
presented by Jim Miller
Jim Miller is a professional geological engineer, a recreational gold prospector, an avid rockhound, and a well-known flintknapper. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in geological engineering from the Colorado School of Mines and a Master of Science degree in environmental geology from the University of Illinois. He recently retired from GeoEngineers, Inc., where he was one of the founding employees in 1980. He served as President, and later Chairman, of that company between 1993 and 2007. Jim is a member of the Maplewood Rock & Gem Club in Edmonds and is the current President of the Northwest Geological Society.
Bellevue Rock Club is affiliated with:
- American Federation of Mineralogical Societies
- Northwest Federation of Mineralogical Societies
- Washington State Mineral Council
Check out some of the other local clubs that we go rock hounding with.
The club meets on the first Tuesday of each month (except July and August) at 7:00 p.m. We meet at Aldersgate United Methodist Church, 14230 Newport Way, Bellevue, WA 98006
Announcements - new and old, monthly program, adult & youth rock displays, Mineral Council report, Federation report, committee updates, and upcoming events.
Dues: $7.00 per member.
Membership dues are for the period of the calendar year, January 1 through December 31, Dues paid from October1 to December 31 are valid for the following year.
Come and join us as a guest and if you like what you see and hear, become a member.
Get an early start by filling out a membership application.