Gem and Mineral Society’s
Annual Gem and Mineral Show
This years theme is PEGMATITES
AGMS Gem Capers Show Schedule
2015 will be our Federation Show
make plans now to attend
|2014 Grand Prize
2015 to be posted
Friday, October 23, (9am-6pm), 2015
Saturday, October 24 (9am-6pm) 2015
Sunday, October 25 (10am-5pm), 2015
900 Barton Springs Road
For an entry form
and more information please
Ages 13 – 18: $2
Ages 12 & under: free
SCFMS Case Competition
Please join us in our annual
contest. Cab is to be of cabbers choice this year.
For rules click Contest
Good luck to everyone who enters.
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While you are at the
show, drop by the AGMS Club Booth!
- AGMS Show Pins, t-shirts, decals, patches, and
- Door prizes every hour and sometimes every
- Membership Applications
Kids will enjoy...
- Wheel of Fortune
cost is only $1.00 for a spin of the wheel – every spin is a
- Gem Mine
cost is only $1.00 for a two minute hunt for polished rocks in our
mine – best value in Austin!
- Jewelry Making
Take your find from the Gem Mine and have it turned into a lovely piece
of jewelry. All for only $1.00!
- Illumination Station
For $.50 you can tour our display of fluorescent rocks and minerals.
See if you can guess what changes will happen!
- Touch Table
Imagine a table full of rocks and minerals that YOU CAN TOUCH.
That’s right, a table full of rocks and minerals that can be
touched with a volunteer ready to answer any questions you might have.
And this event is free. Stop on by!
- Over 30 dealers with a great
selection of fine gems,
minerals, jewelry, fossil, meteorites and more! Just in time for the
- Art demonstrations
- Door prizes
our lapidary art demonstrations on:
- The exacting science of faceting. Watch
“rough” gems as they are transformed into dazzling
- Watch as a rough piece of rock is
into a beautiful cab
- Find out how to make a wearable piece of art
from an artist at work, wireworking, chainmaile, even polymer clay
Interested in offering a
demonstration at our event? Email our
2015 Show Schedule
- University of Texas
- Famous Diamond Replicas by the Texas Faceters
- Food Table
- Learn how to tumble rocks at home
Sponsored by SILICON LABS
Friday, October 18 (9-5), 2014
Click on benefits
more about bringing your students
Please see below for class
you are a dealer interested in joining our show,
please email the Dealer
If you are interested in information about attending this
event, please email the Show Chair.