Alabama    Alaska    Arizona    Arkansas    California    Colorado    Connecticut    Delaware    Florida    Georgia    Hawaii    Idaho    Illinois    Indiana    Iowa    Kansas    Kentucky    Louisiana    Maine    Maryland    Massachusetts    Michigan    Minnesota    Mississippi    Missouri    Montana    Nebraska    Nevada    New Hampshire    New Jersey    New Mexico    New York    North Carolina    North Dakota    Ohio    Oklahoma    Oregon    Pennsylvania    Rhode Island    South Carolina    South Dakota    Tennessee    Texas    Utah    Vermont    Virginia    Washington    Washington DC    West Virginia    Wisconsin    Wyoming   
Iowa Gem and Mineral Clubs
State Rock: Geode     Soil: Tama
Bird: Eastern Goldfinch     Flower: Wild Rose
Motto: Our Liberties We Prize and Our Rights We Will Maintain     Nickname: Hawkeye State

Help Us Update! Add or Update Your Club's Information
E-Mail Addresses Are "Broken" as an Anti-spam Measure.

Ames - AMES ROCK & MINERAL CLUB
Meetings: 2nd Friday, 7:30 pm (Sept.-May)
Iowa State Univeristy
Rm. 177, Science I Bldg.

Atlantic - NNISHNA VALLEY ROCK CLUB
1101 Hill St., Harlan, IA 51537
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday, 6:30 pm (except winter)

CEDAR RAPIDS
Cedar Valley Rocks and Minerals Society
www.cedarvalleyrockclub.org
996 13th St.
Marion, Iowa 52302
Meeting Place: Rockwell Collins 35th St Plant Cafeteria, 855 35th St NE,Cedar Rapids, IA
Meeting Time: Third Tuesday monthly, 7:30 p.m.
Primary Contact: Marv Houg E-Mail: m_houg[at]yahoo.com Phone: [319] 364-2868
Secondary Contact: Sharon sonnleitner E-Mail: sonnb[at]aol.com Phone: [319] 396-4016
Federation (Regional) Affiliation: Midwest Federation of Mineralogical and Geological Societies

Cedar Rapids - ROCK CLUB OF CEDAR RAPIDS
2237 MeadowBrook Dr. SE (52403)

Des Moines - DALLIAS COUNTY ROCK CLUB
7304 Wilshire Blvd. (50322)
Meetings: 3rd Wedensday, 7:30 pm
Brenton Bank, Adel, IA

DES MOINES - DES MOINES LAPIDARY SOCIETY
2608 24th St, (50310)
Meetings: 1st Saturday, 7:30 pm (Sept,-June)
2608 24th St.

FAIRFIELD
Sac & Fox Lapidary Club
sacandfoxlapidary.com/
Carl McRoy
806 E. Burlington
Fairfield, Iowa 52556
Meeting Place: First Baptist Church, Fellowship Hall
Meeting Time: Third Thurs. of month except December, 7:00 pm
Primary Contact: Carl McRoy E-Mail: carl[at]doudsstone.com Phone: [641] 777-8503
Secondary Contact: Bill Rathbun E-Mail: billrath[at]iowatelecom.net Phone: [641] 472-0286
Federation (Regional) Affiliation: Midwest Federation of Mineralogical and Geological Societies

Farmington - DES MOINES VALLEY ROCKS & RELICS CLUB
1511 265th Ave., West Point, IA 52656
Meetings: Contact President

FORT DODGE
River Valley Rockhounds
3521 10th Ave. North
Fort Dodge, Iowa 50501
Meeting Place: Fort Dodge Public Library
Meeting Time: 4th Tuesdays, 6 p.m. except during summer
Primary Contact: Robert Wolf E-Mail: midnightwriter[at]frontiernet.net Phone: [515] 955-2818
Federation (Regional) Affiliation: Midwest Federation of Mineralogical and Geological Societies

Linn Grove - N.W. IOWA ROCKS AND FOSSILS
PO Box 56, 311 Sweet Ave (51033-0056)
Meetings: 2nd Friday (Oct.-May)
Members'Homes

DES MOINES
Central Iowa Mineral Society
www.centraliowamineral.org
Edward Peterson, 8135 Rocklyn Drive, Urbandale, Iowa 50322
Des Moines, Iowa 50311
Meeting Place: South Auditorium, Meredith Hall, Drake University, 28th & University Avenue
Meeting Time: 7:30 P.M. First Friday of each month except June, July, Aug
Primary Contact: Mike Blair E-Mail: michael.blair[at]dmps.k12.ia.us Phone: [515] 685-3796
Secondary Contact: Karen Sol Phone: [515] 255-2323
Federation (Regional) Affiliation: Midwest Federation of Mineralogical and Geological Societies

New London - CHICAUQUA ROCKHOUND SOCIETY
PO Box 134 (52645)
Meetings: 3rd Monday, 7:00 pm (except June, Aug., July & Dec.)
300 W. Monroe, Mt. Pleasant
Iowa Community Room

New London - GEODE ROCK & MINERAL SOCIETY
405 W. Main (52645)

Sioux City - SIOUXLAND GEM & MINERAL SOCIETY
1825 Elkhart Ave. (51102)
Meetings: 1st Wednesday, 7:30 pm (except Aug. picnic & Dec. party)
Jones Science Hall
Morningside College

Storm Lake - STORM LADE AREA ROCKHOUNDS
6416 120th Ave. (50588)

WATERLOO
Black Hawk Gem and Mineral Society
P.O. Box 717, Shell Rock, IA 50670
Waterloo, Iowa 50701
Meeting Place: Waterloo Center for the Arts
Meeting Time: 2nd Tuesday of month, Sept thru June
Primary Contact: Glen Rocca Phone: [319] 885-6737
Federation (Regional) Affiliation: Midwest Federation of Mineralogical and Geological Societies


US Gem and Mineral Clubs List

Table of Contents

Bob Keller