Meetings and Membership

Our club has a diverse membership of professionals, laymen and general rock-hounds all coming together to enjoy different aspects of geology and associated sciences.  Minerals, fossils, native artifacts, paleontology, lapidary; all are represented.  Long time members of the club have the expertise to help identify specimens, teach stone faceting or share a story about quarry trips locally and abroad.  

WHAT:  Monthly meetings include a knowledgeable speaker on a topic for the evening, plenty of good snacks, a chance to win a door prize and lots of lively conversation.  Visitors are welcome to come and hear a speaker or just drop in to talk with us.

WHERELocation – Columbus Menonite Church, 35 Oakland Park Avenue, Columbus, OH 43214.  7:00 PM   (see map below).  

WHEN:  The third Tuesday of the month from September through May.  

Annual dues include monthly meetings, a subscription to the club newsletter The Glacial Groove, the annual club directory of members, club library, and a listing of club field trips.  Members also help to plan, organize and volunteer as part of the yearly club show each spring.

Individual membership $20         

Family membership $25 

Want to become a Member?

To join the Columbus Rock and Mineral Club, follow the links below to download our Membership application or please contact us via email at:


Download Membership Application pdf –> Membership Application