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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
• Juniors: Yes
• Membership: 50
• Federation: Caroline Logan
• Phone / email: (208) 861-4958 / mulder@digi-net.us
Web Site (Blog): http://needlesgemmineralclub.blogspot.com/

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
• Web Site: www.ncgms.org

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.)
• Bulletin:
• Juniors:
• Membership: 93
• Federation: Barbara Matz
• Phone / email: (510) 964-1524 barbmatz@yahoo.com
• Web Site: www.ncgeolsoc.org/

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: Annually in June (date tba)  Friday 7 pm - Sunday noon)
• Bulletin:
• Juniors: No
• Membership: 63
• Federation: Mike Kokinos
• Phone / email: (530) 677-9333  /   zeileitz@directcon.net

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,  fbriktr1@aol.com
• Phone / email: (626) 826-8974,  odwarthen@hotmail.com
• Web Site: www.nocgms.com

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) five-ojim@sbcglobal.net
• Web Site: www.obmsrocks.yolasite.com

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
• Junior: No
• Membership: 66
• Federation: Wayne W. Mills,  wwmills50@hotmail.com
• Phone / email: (805) 481-3495 /  info@omsinc.org
• Web Site: www.omsinc.org

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: jjunette@rbisj.net

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
• Junior: Yes
• Membership: 48
• Federation: Louisa Carey
• Phone / email: (805) 642-5779 / oxnardgem.com
• Web Site: www.oxnardgem.com

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
• Junior: Yes
• Membership: 53
• Federation: Don George
• Phone / email: (661) 916-9479 / pgmc@antelecom.net
• Web Site: www.palmdalegemandmineral.org

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 / jrvaughn@vaughnent.com
• Junior: Yes
• Membership: 122
• Federation: Gail Hamilton
• Phone / email: (760) 743-0809
• Web Site: http://palomargem.org

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
• Federation:  
• Phone / email: pans4au@palos-verdes-gem-and-mineral-society.org
• Web Site: www.palos-verdes-gem-and-mineral-society.org

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
• Junior: Yes
• Membership: 103
• Federation: Charlie Haggerty,   hagboyz@aol.com,   (530) 566-3945
• Phone / email: 530-824-6214
• Web Site: www.paradisegem.org

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, joenmar1@verizon.com
• Phone / email: pasadenalapidary@aol.com
• Web Site: www.pasadenalapidarysociety.org

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 / jombur@msn.com
• Web Site: http://pggs.org/

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
• Junior: Yes
• Membership: 238
• Federation: Jonathan North
• Phone / email: (530)367-5108 / rockrollers@hotmail.com
• Web Site: www.rockrollers.com

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
• Junior: No
• Membership: 150
• Federation: Larry J. Carr
• Web Site: www.route66goldminers.com