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Check out the information on our 50th annual rock and gem show under the annual show tab.


The Lakeland Club to visitEarthaven Museum and the Lena Quarry

Saturday, August 18th

The Schedule:

  • 11:00 – 12:00: Museum Tour
  • 12:00 – 1:00: Lunch provided by Earthaven. Suggest club members bring whatever they would like to drink (we’ll have water here).
  • 1:00 – 2:30: Lena Quarry – travel (20-25 minutes) and collecting. Club members who go to the quarry can head home from there.

This event is for active club members.Cost $5/each

Address is:7599 Fifield Rd.

Gillett WI54124

Directions to be available at the July meeting.

Check club member listing and find someone to car pool with.

Contact person is Carmel Schramm at cjsslj@gmail.com

The Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club, of Minocqua WI will be offering a class

on Saturday, September 15, 10am – noon.Class is limited to 25. Participants must be a minimum of 12 years old.

The class will be held at the Lakeland Union High School in the Education Room. Plan to arrive by 9:45am. email cjsslj@gmail.com to reserve your seat.

Cost $10/each, Mail to Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club, c/o C Schramm,

PO Box 1337Rhinelander, WI

The class will be taught by Mr. Doug Moore.Mr. Moore is a former naturalist, field biologist, and a photographer at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. .Mr. Moore an avid "rock hound," is considered among the top agate collectors in the world and is regarded for his in-depth knowledge and fine sense of humor.Doug has degrees in natural resources and field biology from the University of Michigan and UW-Stevens Poi

Program Title: Exploring Minerals, Rocks, Crystals, Agates and Thundereggs

Description: An introduction to minerals, rocks, crystals, agates and thundereggs. Rock and Mineral identification, geological/mineralogical science, demonstrations, illustrated presentation(s), sample specimens to examine, door prize. Participants may bring a mystery rock to show or have identified.


Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club, 2018 Meeting Dates TUESDAY

March 27, April 24, May 22, June 26, July 24, August 28, September 25, October 23,       November 27


  Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club

was founded in 1964 and incorporated in 1970,

to promote general interest in and education

of Earth Sciences, Geology, and Mineralogy. 

To educate in the Art of Lapidary,

to aid in Gem material and mineral identification

and for instruction in Geological Hobbies.

If you are interested in

geology, earth sciences, mineralogy and lapidary,

the Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club is an educational, fun way

of sharing your hobby with a variety of people who share your interest. If you plan on rock hunting in north Wisconsin or northern Michigan just contact us for directions.

The Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club meets the 4th Tuesday of the month

at 6:30 p.m. at the

United Methodist Church of the Pines, Chicago & Chippewa Avenue, Minocqua, Wisconsin 

           WELCOME to our new members!!!

We always have great show and tell of new rock finds!

       Visitors are always welcome !!

Club Activities

  • Monthly meetings to stimulate interest in collecting gems, minerals and rocks.
  • Field Trips and educational events that enhance collecting skills and knowledge with respect for our natural resources.
  • E-Newsletters providing useful information about gems, minerals and club related topics.
  • Annual gem and mineral show.


General Membership:  $5.00 individual;

$10.00 per family, per year

which includes the club e- newsletter,

club picnic and annual banquet.

Membership information:



City, State,Zip___________________



Mail application with your  check to:

Lakeland Gem & Mineral Club

9280 Timberline Drive

Minocqua, WI  54548

For More information contact:

Pattie Hartmann, Public Relations

715 477 2519


We want to welcome another local rock club in the area to our listings of friends of the club. They have multiple rock trips planned!!! Do not miss out. their link is 


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