Our next members meeting has been changed from

March 17th 2023

To March 24th 7:00

Because of the March Break.

Our President Gerald will be speaking on his recent rockhounding trip to Arizona.

“A Rocky Tour of Arizona”

Exploring all interests of The BLMS including Lapidary, Mineral, and Rockhounding. 

He will also show some of the natural beauty he encountered, sometimes unexpectantly.

Our Club Meetings: 

Our meetings take place January through to June and from September through to December, they take place on the third Friday of the month barring holidays and weather, members will be advised as soon as possible. Normally we hold a Potluck Dinner in December occasionally also in June. In December we also hold a small silent auction, and members may be allowed to sell their creations for Christmas presents.

If weather or covid restrictions prevent in person meetings, they will take place via Zoom. We will meet in person, Covid restrictions permitting and via Zoom. Zoom information will be provided in each newsletter and will be posted on the member Facebook page. Access to zoom meetings will be on a request basis. For non members please send your request to [email protected] if you wish to attend via zoom. We reserve the right to deny Zoom attendance on a person-by-person basis.

In Person Meeting Place:

S. C. Johnson Centre– 16 Morrell Street , Brantford ON N3T 4J2

General Email:

[email protected]

Mailing Address:

Brantford Lapidary and Mineral Society

420 Bronte St. S #117

Milton, Ont.

L9T 0H9

A Few of Our Past Presentations


Presentation by Katherine M. Dunnell - Department of Natural History Royal Ontario Museum 

Presenting on the causes of colour in the mineral world, and why some geologic conditions create the benchmark standards for colour within the gem and jewellery world.