Purpose of the Augusta Gem
Mineral Society


  1. To encourage interest in rocks, minerals and related subjects of the lapidary craft;

  2. To sponsor educational programs within the membership in order to increase the knowledge of its members in the properties of identification and evaluation of rocks and minerals and related subjects;

  3. To cooperate with other mineralogical and geological clubs and activities;

  4. To arrange and conduct field trips to facilitate the collection of specimens and minerals;

  5. To provide an opportunity for the exchange and exhibition of specimens and minerals.