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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We have good news!

We now can accept debit or credit cards for membership at our meetings or use the online Membership signup and renewals under the Membership menu above.

Updated: February 18, 2017 — 10:43 pm

Presidents Message

  • President’s Message – February 2017

    I am sitting here planning our meetings and events for 2017. It looks like our Club is going to have a very busy year. The Board has officially started our 2018 Rock & Gem Show. It’s no longer all talk and speculation. We are a relatively small club and this is going to be a huge event for us. It’s going to require all members on deck. We are seriously looking at venues and dates and will be making a decision very soon. I am excited about having our own show next year. I hope all of you are too. […]

Meeting Announcements

  • March 9th Meeting: It’s “Rock Bingo” Night

    March 9th Meeting: It’s “Rock Bingo” Night Let’s all plan ahead and all of us start looking through your rocks for donations to our “Rock Bingo” night. We will need everyone to bring 3 items: polished rocks, slabs, crystals, clay baby, fossils, cabs or rock related to contribute to our prize pool. Please wrap your donation in anything from gift wrap paper from any holiday to a brown paper bag. We had so much fun last year at this event. Let’s all do it again. This will be a great night for the kids. Be sure to bring your kids […]

  • Looking ahead to the 2017 Washington State Fair, Puyallup.

    The Puyallup State Fair receives very few entries for it’s Lapidary section. Therefore, they have notified us they are going to close down this category if entries do not pickup. We don’t want this to happen! So plan on entering into the Fair a sample of your hobby or lapidary work. If you do anything with rocks, crystals, fossils, silversmithing, etc. there is a category for your work. You do win prize money at every win level. Online registration open May 2017. They have not posted the close date yet. The Fair is held for the entire month of September […]

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