HGMS Fundraising Auction, Tuesday April 29

Mark your calendars for the 2014 fundraising auction! Every year, the HGMS sponsors a fundraising auction that allows our members and our guests to bid on a wide variety of gems, minerals, jewelry, lapidary tools, books, magazines, and much more! The Auction is our largest fundraiser of the year and helps us purchase supplies and [...]


Field Trip to Hogg Mine, March 22

Chris Painter with the Hogg Mine is hosting an open gem dig on Saturday March 22. Several club members are planning to go! The mine’s web site is Meet well prior to 9:00am at the McDonalds at the Interstate 85 exit 13 and Hwy 219 (Whitesville Rd) in LaGrange. Remember that is Eastern Time Zone, so allow that [...]


Monthly Meeting and Program, January 28

We’re getting started on 2014 and setting up programs for the new year! Our first meeting of the year will be January 28. For our program, David Nadler, a Warning Coordination Meteorologist from the National Weather Service (NWS) Office in Huntsville will be presenting the program. His discussion will be a quick overview of the functions [...]