Lapidary and Rockhounding

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BC Gem Show

We host BC's largest rock and gem show, focusing on the educational through our displays and many demonstrations. 50+ dealers sell everything from rough rock and minerals to finished jewellery.

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Member Clubs

Our society is composed of 30 chartered clubs and their respective 1,500 members from across British Columbia. Find the club nearest you and start learning about rocks, minerals, and the lapidary arts.

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Explore BC

We host rock hunting and exploration events including Rendezvous and Summer Camp. Member clubs on Vancouver Island host the Gemboree. We also lead field trips across the province throughout the year.

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Each year our society awards two scholarships of $1,500 to undergraduate students attending an accredited university, college or technical school in Canada.

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