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Needles Gem & Mineral Club
Founded: 1952
Mailing Address: PO Box 234, Needles, CA 92363
Meeting Place: RiverPoint Church, 1421 Commercial St, Mohave Valley, AZ
Day of Meeting: Oct. thru May, 3rd Monday, 6:00 p.m. (Arizona Time)
Bulletin: Blue Agate News
Junior: Yes
Membership 50
Federation: Caroline Logan
Phone / email: (208) 861-4958 /
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Nevada County Gem & Mineral Society
Founded: 1966
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 565, Nevada City, CA 95959-0565
Meeting Place: Golden Empire Grange, 11363 Grange Ct. Grass Valley
Day of Meeting: 1st Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.(except in July when we have our picnic)
Bulletin: Rock Writings
Juniors Yes
Membership 91
Federation: Frank Van Hecke
Phone / email: (530) 575-4252
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Northern California Geological Society
Founded: 1944
Mailing Address: 803 Orion #2, Hercules, CA 94547-1938
Meeting Place: Orinda Masonic Hall, 9 Altarinda Rd., Orinda
Day of Meeting: Last Wed. of month, 6:30 pm (except Dec., Jul. & Aug.)
Membership 93
Federation: Barbara Matz
Phone / email: (510) 964-1524
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Northern California Mineralogical Association
Founded: 1978
Mailing Address: 4620 Doe St., Shingle Springs, CA 95682
Meeting Place: El Dorado Community Center, 6139 Pleasant Valley Rd, El Dorado
Day of Meeting: 3rd weekend in May (Friday 7 pm - Sunday noon)
Juniors No
Membership 63
Federation: Mike Kokinos
Phone / email: (530) 677-9333

North Orange County Gem & Mineral Society
Founded: 1983
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 653, La Habra, CA 90631
Meeting Place: La Habra Community Center, 101 W. La Habra Blvd., La Habra, CA
Day of Meeting: 2nd Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.
Bulletin: NOC News
Juniors Yes
Membership 47
Federation: Loretta Ogden,  (909) 598-2456,
Phone / email: (626) 826-8974,
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Orange Belt Mineralogical Society
Founded: 1933
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 285 San Bernardino CA 92402
Meeting Place: * Visit Workshop for meeting information
Workshop:  *205 W. Benedict #8, San Bernardino, (909) 381-0089 (workshop)
Bulletin: Staurolite
Juniors Yes
Membership: 41
Federation: Jessica Pearson
Phone / email: (909) 381-0089 (workshop)
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Orcutt Mineral Society
Founded: 1956
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 106, Santa Maria, CA 93455
Meeting Place: Orcutt Senior Center, 420 Soares Ave., Orcutt
Day of Meeting: 2nd Tuesday, 7:00 p.m. (except June, Dec)
Bulletin: The Ore-Cutts
Juniors: No
Membership: 66
Federation: Wayne W. Mills,
Phone / email: (805) 481-3495 /
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The Original California Searchers
Founded: 1974
Mailing Address: PO Box 1633, Newark, CA 94560
Meeting Place: 36636 Hafner St, Newark
Day of Meeting: 3rd Thursday. 7:30 p.m.
Bulletin: Dig It
Juniors Yes
Membership 11
Phone / email:

Oxnard Gem & Mineral Society
Founded: 1963
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 246, Oxnard, CA 93032-0246
Meeting Place: Oxnard Performing Arts Center, 1000 Oaks Room, 800 Hobson Way, Oxnard
Day of Meeting: 1st Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. (except holidays)
Bulletin: The Rock Bag
Juniors: Yes
Membership: 48
Federation: Louisa Carey
Phone / email: (805) 642-5779 /
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Palmdale Gem & Mineral Club
Founded: 1957
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 900279, Palmdale, CA 93550
Meeting Place: Palmdale Cultural Center, 38350 N. Sierra Hwy, Palmdale
Day of Meeting: 4th Monday, 7:00 p.m.
Bulletin: Hill & Gully / Susan Martin
Juniors: Yes
Membership: 53
Federation: Don George
Phone / email: (661) 916-9479 /
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Palomar Gem & Mineral Club
Founded: 1957
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1583, Escondido, CA 92033-1583
Meeting Place:  Dittus Hall Banquet Room at Redwood Terrace, 710 W 13th Ave, Escondido
Day of Meeting: 3rd Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. (except Aug.)
Bulletin: Palomar Gem /
Juniors: Yes
Membership: 122
Federation: Gail Hamilton
Phone / email: (760) 743-0809
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Palos Verdes Gem & Mineral Society
Founded: 1954
Mailing Address: 28011 San Nicolas Drive, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275
Meeting Place: Community Room of Palos Verdes Main Library (THIRD FLOOR), 701 Silver Spur Road, Rolling Hills Estates, CA
Day of Meeting: 2nd Monday, 6:30 Meet & Greet, meeting 7:00 p.m. (except Dec.)
Bulletin: Tumbler
Juniors Yes
Membership 26
Phone / email:
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Paradise Gem & Mineral Club
Founded: 1950
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 692, Paradise, CA 95967
Meeting Place: Paradise Recreation & Parks Dept., Terry Ashley Hall, 6626 Skyway, Paradise
Day of Meeting: 4th Thursday, 6:30 p.m. (except July & Aug)
Bulletin: The Paradise Gem
Juniors: Yes
Membership: 103
Federation: Charlie Haggerty,,   (530) 566-3945
Phone / email: 530-824-6214
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Pasadena Lapidary Society
Founded: 1946
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 5025, Pasadena, CA 91117-0025
Meeting Place: The Donald R.Wright Auditorium at Pasadena Central Library, 285 E. Walnut Street, Pasadena
Day of Meeting: 3rd Tuesday, 6:45 p.m.
Bulletin: Rockhound Ramblings
Juniors Yes
Membership: 150
Federation: Joe Goetz, (626) 260-7239,
Phone / email:
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Peninsula Gem & Geology Society
Founded: 1950 (Founded as the Palo Alto Geology Society in 1950. In 1965,  changed the name of the club to Peninsula Gem & Geology Society.)
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 4062, Los Altos, CA 94024-0062
Meeting Place: Hillview Community Center, Room 13, 97 Hillview Ave., Los Altos
Day of Meeting: 4th Wednesday, 7:00 p.m. (except July and August)
Bulletin: The Petrograph
Juniors Yes
Membership 44
Federation: Colleen McGann
Phone / email: (650) 493-9301 /
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Rockatomics Gem & Mineral Society - disbanded 2015

Roseville Rock Rollers
Founded: 1960
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 212, Roseville, CA 95678
Meeting Place: Placer Co. Fairgrounds, Jones Hall, 800 All American City Blvd., Roseville
Day of Meeting: 2nd Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.
Bulletin: The Rollin' Rock
Juniors: Yes
Membership: 238
Federation: Jonathan North
Phone / email: (530)367-5108 /
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Route 66 Gold Miners Inc.
Mailing Address: 407 W. Imperial Hwy. Ste H #132, Brea, CA 92821
Meeting Place: Brea Scouts Center, 401 S Brea Blvd., Brea, CA
Day of Meeting: 2nd Saturday, 5:30 pm
Juniors: No
Membership: 150
Federation: Larry J. Carr
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