Mid-Tennessee Gem and Mineral Society
P.O. Box 1256
The Mid-Tennessee Gem and Mineral Society is a non-profit 501(c)(3) educational society dedicated to the study and enjoyment of the earth sciences. The Mid-Tennessee Gem and Mineral Society is a member of the Southeast Federation of Mineralogical Societies which is a member of the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies. The Mid-Tennessee Gem and Mineral Society is open to the public for the education of all who wish to attend.
Admission is cash
Geology Information and Displays for Scouts
If you received a show
be sure and bring it with you to the show.
See our Calendar of Events for more details including program information.
|Coffee County Senior Citizens Center (Tullahoma, TN) - Meets at 3:00 PM on the 2nd Sunday of the month. The meeting location is at 410 North Collins Street in Tullahoma, TN.|
|FiftyForward Donelson Station
(Previously the Donelson Senior Center) - Meets on the 3rd Sunday of the month. The meeting
location is at 108 Donelson Pike in Nashville (Donelson), TN.|
|The Mid-Tennessee Gem and Mineral Society meets at 3:00 PM every 4th Sunday of the month. The meeting location is at "Earth Experience" the Middle Tennessee Museum of Natural History located at 816 Old Salem Rd, Murfreesboro, TN 37129.|
These meetings are all open to the public for the education of all who wish to attend. Visitors are always welcome!
In co-ordination with with the Donelson and Tullahoma senior centers, the MTGMS provides instructors and equipment for lapidary and associated classes. Classes are open to adults 21 and older.
2023 Fall Class Schedules Updated 9-20-2023
2023 Fall Class Descriptions New 9-20-2023
The monthly publication "The Society Messenger" is the newsletter of the Mid-Tennessee Gem and Mineral Society.
Field trips to collecting sites are continually being planned. Details are available in the newsletter and at the meetings. Because of policy, any private collecting site information cannot be distributed to the general public.
The MTGMS is a member of the Dixie Mineral Council
Contact Us for More Information
If you would like to contact us for more information, use the following email addresses:
Note: Because of anti-spam properties, the above email address cannot be copied and pasted.
The Mid-Tennessee Gem and Mineral Society has provided many scholarships to students in the Geology/Earth Sciences. Below is a listing of the current and past scholarships and other educational contributions.
|David Shepard Scholarship - Tennessee Technological University in Cookeville, TN|
|Wilbur White Scholarship - Middle Tennessee State University in Murfreesboro, TN|
|Owens Brothers Scholarship - Motlow State Community College in Tullahoma, TN|
|Vernon Meerdink Scholarship - Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, TN|
|FiftyForward Donelson Station (Donelson, TN)|
|Coffee County Senior Citizens Center (Tullahoma, TN)|
Visit the following other sites:
|Mid-Tennessee Gem & Mineral Society, Inc - Facebook|
|Mid-South Faceting Guild - Facebook|
|Mid-South Faceting Guild|
|Middle Tennessee Musuem of Natural History|
|Middle Tennessee Museum of Natural History - Facebook|
|Other Club Web Sites|
|Rockhound Sites of Interest|
|Tennessee Paint Rock Agate|
On the web since 02-19-1997.
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