Join the Family

Your membership includes

  • Connection and networking with other rock hounds, mineral collectors, geological experts, jewelry artists, gem and mineral professionals and experts, gem and mineral vendors, educators, and a plethora of rock related subject matter experts in a wide variety of gem and mineral related topics.
  • General club meetings offer speakers and presentations on a wide variety of gem and mineral topics.
  • Access to our website membership portal includes access to member blogs, member specific announcements, posts on member boards, SIG meetings/topics and online discussions (Special Interest Groups: Min Sig, Paleo SIG, Silversmithing SIG, Jewelry SIG, Lapidary Sig, Faceting SIG).
  • Access to clubhouse resources: large meeting room, lapidary/cabbing workshop, faceting workshop, slab shack saws, extensive resource library, and display exhibits of gems and minerals.
  • Annual events and activities: Gem Capers (annual gem and mineral show held at the Austin Palmer Events Center), Swap Meet, Club Auction, Holiday Party.
  • Classes: Cabbing, Faceting, Silversmithing, Slab Saw, other classes are offered as needs and instructors are identified.
  • Field trips and rock hunts for members only.


Join the community with over 350 gem and mineral enthusiasts in the Austin and Central Texas area!

Have Questions?

For questions regarding membership, please:

  • contact our President at,
  • stop by the clubhouse during one of our general or SIG meetings,
  • or complete the form below and an AGMS representative will be in contact with you shortly.