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Roster of Participating Clubs (April 25, 2021)

At the beginning of 2008, I emailed and/or mailed all clubs that have ever used or expressed interest in our AFMS/FRA program to ask which clubs wished to retain their affiliation. The following list has been compiled from those clubs that responded. If your club wishes to be affiliated with FRA but isn�t listed, please contact us at youthamfed.org


bulletAlabama Mineral & Lapidary Society�s Pup Scouts of Central Alabama
bulletHuntsville Gem & Mineral Society
bulletMobile Rock & Gem Society


bulletChugach Gem & Mineral Society, Inc.


bulletHMGC Diggers of Huachuca Mineral & Gem Club
bulletLake Havasu City Gem & Mineral Society
bulletMineralogical Society of Arizona
bulletPrescott Gem and Mineral Club


bulletThe Antelope Valley Gem & Mineral Club Pebble Pups
bulletBakersfield Mineral Mites
bulletCarmel Valley Gem & Mineral Society
bulletConejo Rock & Gem Club
bulletDel Air Pebble Pups of the Del Air Rockhounds
bulletEl Dorado County Junior Rockhounds
bulletFresno Gem & Mineral Society Diamond Dragons
bulletIndian Wells Valley Gem & Mineral Society Pebble Pups
bulletMarina West Geology Club (Sponsored by Ventura Gem & Mineral Society)
bulletMariposa Future Rockhounds of the Mariposa Gem & Mineral Club
bulletMojave Desert Gem & Mineral Society
bulletMother Lode Gem & Mineral Society
bulletNorth Orange County Gem & Mineral Society
bulletOrange Belt Mineralogical Society Future Rockhounds of America
bulletOrcutt Mineral Society's Legends of Rock
bulletOxnard Gem & Mineral Society
bulletPalmdale Pebble Pups of the Palmdale Gem & Mineral Club
bulletParadise Future Rockhounds of the Paradise Gem & Mineral Club
bulletPV Rockhounds of the Palos Verdes Gem & Mineral Society
bulletNevada County Junior Geologists
(Renamed from Ridge River Rockhounds of the Nevada County Gem & Mineral Society 12-05-2021)
bulletRookie Rock Rollers of the Roseville Rock Rollers Gem & Mineral Society
bulletSacramento Pebble Pups of the Sacramento Mineral Society
bulletSanta Clara Valley Gem & Mineral Society
bulletSanta Cruz Mineral & Gem Society Future Rockhounds
bulletSanta Lucia Junior Rockhounds
bulletSearchers Gem & Mineral Society�s Rock�in Kids
bulletShasta Gem & Mineral Society Juniors
bulletSierra Pelona Rock Club Mini Miners
bulletStockton Diamonds in the Rough Junior Rock Hounds (Stockton Lapidary & Mineral Club)
bulletVallejo Gem & Mineral Society�s Future Rockhounds of America
bulletValley Prospectors of San Bernardino�s Minor Miners
bulletVentura Gem & Mineral Society
bulletLittle Chippers of the Woodland Hills Rock Chippers
bulletVictor Valley Gem & Mineral Club's Petrified Pups
bulletYucaipa Valley Gem & Mineral Club


bulletColorado Mineral Society Junior Rockhounds
bulletColorado Springs Mineralogical Society Pebble Pups
bulletGeo-Investigators (sponsored by the Flatirons Mineral Club)
bulletLake George Gem & Mineral Club
bulletLittleton Gem & Mineral Club Junior Rockhounds
bulletThe Golden Diggers of the Denver Gem & Mineral Guild
bulletThe Junior Geologists of the Flatirons Mineral Club
bulletJunior Science Rock Club of the Grand Junction Gem & Mineral Club


bulletSouthern Connecticut Junior Geology Club of The Lapidary & Mineralogical Society of Central Connecticut


bulletDelaware Mineralogical Society Blue Rockers


bulletJacksonville Gem & Mineral Society Juniors
bulletThe Tumblers of the Pinellas Geological Society
bulletTomoka Gem & Mineral Society�s Coquina Kids


bulletIdaho Falls Gem & Mineral Society
bulletIdaho Gem Club, Inc.
bulletOwyhee Gem & Mineral Club
bulletPocatella Rock Stars of the Southeast Idaho Gem & Mineral Society
bulletThe Rock Hawks of the Magic Valley Gem Club


bulletChicago Rocks & Minerals Society
bulletChildren Exploring Rocks Together (CHERT), Central Illinois Gem & Mineral Club
bulletEarth Science Club of Northern Illinois
bulletLincoln Orbit Earth Science Society


bulletEvansville Lapidary Society Junior Rockhounds
bulletThree Rivers Gem & Mineral Society Juniors


bulletMcPherson Pebbles of the McPherson Gem & Mineral Club
bulletOlathe-Shawnee Mission Gem & Mineral Society
bulletTGMS Junior Rockhounds (Topeka Gem & Mineral Society)


bulletPulaski County Future Rock Hounds (Sponsored by Rockhounds of Central Kentucky)
bulletThe Junior Rockhounds of Central Kentucky


bulletCentral Maine Jr. Geologist Club
bulletMaine Mineralogical & Gemological Society's Young Prospectors
bulletPenobscot Mineral & Lapidary Club


bulletMaryland Geological Society Fossil-tastic Finders
bulletThe MOCKS of the Gem, Lapidary, & Mineral Society of Montgomery County
bulletSouthern Maryland Rock & Mineral Club


bulletThe Country Rockers of Northern Berkshire Mineral Club


bulletBlossomland Gem & Mineral Society
bulletIndian Mounds Juniors (Indian Mounds Rock & Mineral Club)
bulletThe JEWELs of the Michiana Gem & Mineral Society (Homeschoolers)
bulletKalamazoo Geological & Mineral Society
bulletMichiana Gem & Mineral Society Rock Dusters
(Changed name from Michiana Junior Rockhounds 12-05-2021)
bulletMid-Michigan Rock Pups (Mid-Michigan Rock Club)


bulletNorth Lakes Academy Rockhounds


bulletThe Rockheads of the North Mississippi Gem & Mineral Society


bulletCentral Missouri Rock & Lapidary Club's Kidz Mine
bulletIndependence Gem & Mineral Society Pebble Pups
bulletMozarkite Society of Lincoln Kids Club
bulletShow Me Gems & Minerals Club Junior Rockhounds
bulletTri-State Gem & Mineral Society


bulletBillings Gem & Mineral Club
bulletBitterroot Junior Gem & Mineral Seekers of the Bitterroot Gem & Mineral Society
bulletHellgate Mineralogical Society


bulletLincoln Gem & Mineral Club Pebble Pups


bulletDelaware Valley Earth Science Society
bulletFranklin Minors of the Franklin Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society
bulletRockhounds of the New Jersey Mineral Society


bulletAGMC Rock Retrievers (Previously Albuquerque Gem & Mineral Club�s Jr. Club)
bulletLos Alamos Pebble Pups of the Los Alamos Geological Society
bulletRocky Mountain Federation of Mineralogical Societies Chapter at Large Juniors


bulletSouthern Nevada Gem & Mineral Society Rock Stars


bulletGem & Mineral Society of Syracuse, Inc., Junior Rockhounds of Central New York
bulletMineral Minds
bulletRochester Lapidary Society RO-RO Juniors


bulletCharlotte Junior Rockhounds of the Charlotte Gem & Mineral Club
bulletCharlotte Gem & Mineral Club, Charlotte Junior Rockhounds
bulletCharlotte Gem & Mineral Club, Carolina Miners
bulletLake Agassiz Pebble Pups of the Lake Agassiz Rock Club


bulletCentral Dakota Gem & Mineral Society


bulletCincinnati Junior Mineral Society of the Cincinnati Mineral Society
bulletLicking County Rock & Mineral Society
bulletSummit Lapidary Club Geo-Juniors
bulletToledo Gem & Rockhound Club Juniors


bulletDirt Devils of the Enid Gem & Mineral Society
bulletMcCurtain Gem & Mineral Club Pebble Pups
bulletOklahoma Mineral & Gem Society Junior Rockhounds
bulletRough & Tumbled Rock & Gem Club
bulletStillwater Future Rockhounds of the Stillwater Mineral & Gem Society
bulletTulsa Rock & Mineral Society Pebble Pups


bulletClackamette Mineral & Gem Juniors Club
bulletEugene Mineral Club
bulletHatrockhounds Gem & Mineral Society
bulletOregon Agate & Mineral Society�s KORMS (Kids Oregon Rock & Mineral Society)
bulletThe RAC Junior Rockhounds (Klamath Rock & Arrowhead Club)
bulletTualatin Valley Gem Club
bulletWillamette Agate & Mineral Society, Inc.
bulletUmpqua Gem & Mineral Club Juniors


bulletChe-Hanna Rock & Mineral Club
bulletMineralogical Society of Northeastern Pennsylvania
bulletMonongahela Rockhounds
bulletPebble Pups of the Central Pennsylvania Rock & Mineral Club
bulletPennsylvania Earth Science Association Pebble Pups
bulletRock & Mineral Club of Lower Bucks County


bulletColumbia Rookie Rockhounds of the Columbia Gem & Mineral Society
bulletWestern South Carolina Gem & Mineral Society


bulletJunior Rockhounds of Middle Tennessee (Mid-Tennessee Gem & Mineral Society)
bulletLakewoood Rock Hounds of the Lakewood Rock Club
bulletMemphis Archeological & Geological Society
bulletTennessee Valley Rock & Mineral Club


bulletArlington Gem & Mineral Club
bulletATX Junior Geologists & Rockhounds of the Austin Gem & Mineral Society
bulletGolden Spread Gem & Mineral Society
bulletGulf Coast Gem & Mineral Society Jr. Rockers
bulletHouston Gem & Mineral Society
bulletLubbock Gem & Mineral Society
bulletSAL Rockers of the Houston Gem & Mineral Society
bulletTri-City Gem & Mineral Society Young Rockhounds
bulletWaco Gem & Mineral Club Fossil Grabbers


bulletCache Rock & Gem Kids Club
bulletCanon City Geology Club
bulletTimpanogos Gem & Mineral Society


bulletRock Raiders of the Gem & Mineral Society of Lynchburg
bulletGem & Mineral Society of the Virginia Peninsula Pebble Pups & Rock Stars


bulletBellingham Jr. Geologists of the Mt. Baker Rock & Gem Club
bulletCoyote Rocks, Northwest Federation Club-at-Large
bulletEast Kingco Rock Club
bulletEverett Rookie Rockhounds of the Everett Rock & Gem Club
bulletLakeside Junior Rock Club of the Lakeside Gem & Mineral Club
bulletMaplewood Rockhounders of the Maplewood Rock & Gem Club
bulletMarcus Whitman Gem & Mineral Society Juniors
bulletMighty Mineral Munchkins of the Washington Agate & Mineral Society
bulletPanorama Gem & Mineral Club Rock Stars
bulletRocky Trails Junior club
bulletSouthern Washington Mineralogical Society
bulletWest Seattle Rock Club
bulletWhidbey Island Junior Rockhounds (of the Whidbey Island Gem Club)
bulletYakima Rock & Mineral Club Juniors
bulletYoung Tumblers of the Cascade Mineralogical Society


bulletKanawha Rock & Gem Club
bulletWest Virginia Fossil Club


bulletDiamond Hunters Club of the Oshkosh Earth Science Club
bulletDirt Devils of the Northwest Wisconsin Gem & Mineral Society
bulletWisconsin Geological Society Junior Rockhounds

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