About US

The North Orange County Gem & Mineral Society (NOC) is dedicated to the advancement of the earth sciences by stimulating interest and encouraging the study of the geological and mineral science and lapidary arts.

NOC is a member of the California Federation of Mineralogical Societies (CFMS), and the AFMS American Federation of Mineralogical Societies (AFMS). We received the AFMS All American Club award from 1985 through 1992.

Club Activites Include:

Jubilee of Gems Show at the La Habra Community Center

Classes & Workshops - beading, cabbing, carving, faceting, geology, lapidary, and silversmiting - (demonstrations, and hands on).

Presentation of earth science programs to schools.

Field Trips - Monthly geological or rockhounding trips to various location.

Visitors are always welcome at our MEETINGS -- come by and join us.


Class Schedule -2014

Tuesday April 29 - Wire Wrap W/Prongs

Tuesday September 23 - Copper Leaf

Tuesday October 28 - Chinese Knotting

Tuesday November 18 - Holiday Project

NOC Show at the La Habra Valley Community Fair - 2014

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At the Fair

Livestock Show & Auction ---- Car Show ---- Dog Show ---- Gem & Mineral Show
Youth Exhibits ---- Games ---- Chili Cook Off ---- Food & Festivities

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Web Site created: 2007 - Changed to HTML5 in 2-13 - Last changed Mar./6/2014
Don Ogden - donogden@aol.com
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