Founded in 1963,The Rutland Rock and Mineral Club is an acttive group of people united by a common bond, What is that bond ? Their excitement about collecting rocks and minerals. The rock has members whose interests span from crystals to gems and lapidary to fossils. People of all ages are welcome members range from ages 8 to 80.Anyone with an interest in any phase of the hobby is welcomed to join.
Meetings are held September through December and March through June.Meetings are the second Tuesday of each month and are held at Haven Health Center on Nichols St in Rutland Vt in the basement in the community center. After a short business meeting we have snacks provided by club members. We then have presentations,videos,speakers and demonstrations. Attendees are able to win door prizes.
Membership is $7.50 for individuals or $10.00 per family membership includes club newsletters,club sponsored field trips and liability insurance.