Monthly Meetings

The monthly meetings are held the third Monday of each month at the McKissick's Museum Auditorium, on the University of South Carolina campus. Socializing and refreshments at 7:00pm; Meeting begins at 7:30 pm. Please enter from the Horseshoe. See map below.

Park in the parking lot where Bull St. crosses Pendleton St. and dead ends into the school. Park in any of the spaces.Call Sue 803-261-9317 if you cannot go up the stairs. Someone will open the bottom door so you can use the elevator


September 2014 Columbia Gem & Mineral Society news...............

Refreshments... Jean Geer & Allen Gibbs

Door prize... Allen Gibbs

Program: Phillip Jones  SC Wildlife Photographer and David Lucas Editor  will talk about wildlife photography

Workshop: Sue Shrader will teach a glass fusing class in  October

Sue 803-736-9317 This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for more information



Start passing out show flyers. Get flyers from Sue 803-736-9317


Sign up to help at the show. (Show Help Form Link!)


Bring the yellow road signs to the meeting so the dates on them can be updated



Executive Board Meetings

The meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month at Grecian Gardens
View Grecian Gardens Map and Photo , 2312 Sunset Blvd, West Columbia
SC. Meal is at 6:30 pm, and the meeting begins at 7:00pm. 


Executive Board History-


Current Board Members & Former President's 




CGMS Constitution and Bylaws






New 2014 CGMS Membership Form 

(Download Here- You can fill out the form before you print it or email it.)



 The Dealer Dinner will be on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 5:30 at Jamil Temple Your homemade and store bought desserts, salads, vegetables, casseroles, ice, drinks, bread or appetizers will be appreciated. We don’t want to hinder your creativity by telling you what to bring. However, if you like, you can tell me (803-356-1472 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ) what you are bringing so I can tell any interested person what is already being supplied. Come meet our dealers, share a meal and get to know everyone better.