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Welcome to the website of

The Sidcup Lapidary and Mineral Society

We hope you find these pages useful and informative.
The group has been running for over 40 years with an active membership.
We have a workshop with cutting, grinding and polishing equipment, display tables and microscopes for your use.
On this site you will find the current meetings schedule, a brief history of the Society,
a virtual tour of our workshop and some links which may be of interest.


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       2016        
Special offer
For one month only

Learn the basic art of the Lapidary
An introductory course over 4 Monday evening sessions


Sidcup Lapidary and Mineral Society

are offering this special opportunity to have go at learning
to cut, shape and polish your own natural stone* to take away,
using our own, in house, cutting and polishing equipment!
Full guidance and tuition,
PPE (personal protective equipment - eg. goggles and apron etc.)
will be provided.
(* - Bring your own material if you wish or the Club will provide)

Course Dates:
Monday Evenings - April 18th & 25th, then May 9th & 16th
(Monday 2nd May is a Bank holiday)
from 7:30pm until 9pm

Venue:
Jewellery Room
The Learning Centre Bexley
5 Brampton Road
Bexleyheath
Kent DA7 4EZ

Come and give it a try!
Then enjoy free membership of the club until the end of the Academic year (July 2016)

The entire course for just
£30

(A non-refundable deposit of £20 will be required)

Hurry - only 5 places!

Please contact Nicola
on
01322 227 057
or

07790 222 140 (Mob)
or
email nicolaclaxton1000@gmail.com

 



PLEASE NOTE:
CHANGE OF MEETING PLACE FOR MONDAY EVENINGS

OUR NEW MEETING PLACE FOR REGULAR MONDAY EVENING
GET TOGETHER AND LAPIDARY WORKSHOP IS:

The Learning Centre Bexley
5 Brampton Road
Bexleyheath
Kent
DA7 4EZ

The Society meets from 7:30pm to 9:15pm on Monday evenings
(During Term Times)

RECENT ANTIC'S

  
Forthcoming meetings

FEBRUARY
2016




Notes about our recent trip
to
Machen Quarry, S. Wales.



Agate display evening.



2010 Christmas show.



Minerals, Crystals and Gemstones
with
Inclusions
Evening



FEBRUARY 2016



FEBRUARY 1st
Interest Table:
Fossil & Modern Corals & Sponges

FEBRUARY 8th
Interest Table:
Native Elements and/or their Oxides

FEBRUARY 15th
HALF TERM
No Meeting



FEBRUARY 20th
(SATURDAY)
Essex Rock & Mineral Show


FEBRUARY 22nd
Interest Table:
Practical Application of Mohs Scale

FEBRUARY 29th
Interest Table:
Polished Fossils



 


For further information
and
full schedule of events
please click the link below

 



 

 

 




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