Cascade Mineralogical Society – Kent, Washington


Cascade Mineralogical Society is a non-profit educational organization. We welcome individuals interested in geology, mineralogy, paleontology, gems and related lapidary arts to join us. The objective of the club is to stimulate interest in the study of the earth sciences, lapidary arts and related subjects. These goals will be accomplished through educational presentations, personal experience and demonstrations at club meetings and other public presentations. The club also provides opportunities for field trips, rock collecting and social gatherings. We are located in Kent, WA.

All are welcome and membership is open to everyone.



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Updated: September 28, 2017 — 4:39 pm

Presidents Message

  • Presidents Message – October 2017

    Presidents Message – October 2017   Thank you to everyone that helped out at our booth at the Puyallup Fair! We have already received inquires about our Club and expect to see a few guests and possibly new members attend our October meeting. These PR events are very important as they provide a way to get the word out about our Club. New members keep our Club growing and healthy, provides us with fresh new ideas and interests to pursue and a membership base large enough to have various classes. At the Fair I have been able to spread the word […]

Meeting Announcements

  • Shop Work Party – Saturday, October 14th, 1 pm

    Shop Work Party – Saturday, October 14th, 1 pm We need a work party for our lapidary equipment. We need to get the tarps secure for winter, replace a work table table and make sure the buckets of rocks are sheltered so they don’t fill with water during the winter. It will take a couple of hours.  Work party is at Bob Pattie’s house. If you do not know where he lives give him a call for his address and directions.

  • Thursday, October 12th – General Meeting

    Thursday, October 12th – General Meeting Meeting Topic: Joan of Jerry’s Rock Shop will give a talk on “Buyer Be Aware When Buying Rocks and Minerals” and other interesting things. Show ‘n Tell: A rock, gem or fossil you are exceptionally proud to own. Also if you entered anything in the 2017 Puyallup Fair, bring it to the meeting and share with us your items. We would like to see what you made or entered whether it won any ribbons or not.  The Fair had a large amount of entries for Lapidary this year. Therefore, they have decided to keep […]

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