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North Orange County Gem & Mineral Society



About Us

The 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, & the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies (AFMS). We received the AFMS All American Club award from 1985 through 1992.

Club Activates Include:
-Jubilee of Gems Show at the La Habra Community Center
-Classes & Workshops - beading, cabbing, carving, faceting, geology, lapidary, and silversmiting - (demonstrations & 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.
-When: Second Tuesday of each month (except July, August and December).
-Where: At the La Habra Community Center, 101 W. La Habra Blvd., La Habra (west of Euclid).
-Time: 7:00 p.m.