Harrison County Gem and Mineral Society, Inc.

Harrison County Gem and Mineral Society, Inc
P.O. Box 10136
Gulfport, MS 39505

Herbert Wilson Recreational Center

3225 Hancock Ave

Gulfport, MS 39501

3rd Saturday of each month

9 am - 12 pm - Workshop

12 pm - 1 pm - Lunch

1 pm - 2 pm - Meeting

The Mission of Harrison County Gem and Mineral Society, Inc.

Our goal is to promote, educate and stimulate interest in the earth sciences and lapidary arts.

American Federation

of Mineralogical Societies

click on icon

Directions:    Coming from Pass Road or Highway 90 turn on Courthouse Road. Turn next to Hancock Bank on 33rd Street. (from Pass Road Hancock Bank is on the right, from the beach it is on the left) Drive down Hancock Avenue until you come to the end of it. Turn left and about 100 feet after the turn the Herbert Wilson Recreational Center will be on the right. We are on the left side of the building thru the gates.

Southeast Federation

of Mineralogical Societies

click on icon 

Each month workshops are offered to club members and visitors. Workshops are free but sometimes there is a small fee for kits that are offered for some projects. There are generally two or more projects being worked on plus cabbing and faceting gem stones are usually offered.

Always something to do

Next Meeting: April 20, 2019

Clicking on the Facebook emblem to the left will take you to our Facebook page

40th Annual Harrison County Gem, Mineral, Fossil and Jewelry Show

Victorian Drops Necklace

Taught by: Gladys

Materials needed:

100 - 4mm square beads

35-40 - 6mm bi-cone crystals

1 - 8mm bi-cone crystal

#11 seed beads

beading thread

2 beading needles

1 clasp

Tennis Bracelet

Taught by: Karen

Materials needed:

Size 11 Seed Beads

40-45 4mm Bi-cone Crystals

2 Size 11/12 Beading Needles (or 2 Big Eye Beading Needles)

Fire Line or equivalent beading thread

Clasp of your choice

April Projects

Be sure to save the Dates:

Saturday, May 18,  9 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Sunday, May 19,  9 a.m. until 4 p.m.

Come check out our vendors

Pictures of Past Shows