The Flint Rock and Gem Club is a non-profit organization. Its purpose to promote and encourage the understanding of earth sciences, lapidary arts, and their related fields. Our goal is to share information with club members, educational institutions, and the general public. Club meetings are held every third Thursday of the month, January through October, at the Clio Senior Center 2136 W. Vienna Road in Clio. Please note there are no meetings in the months of November, December, and January. Executive board meeting: 6:00 pm. General membership meeting: 7:00pm. Visitors are always welcome. Membership dues are $10.00 per year, which includes the club newsletter, participation in the annual rock swap, the Flint Rock and Gem Show, club picnic, and annual banquet. Junior members (under 18 unless in college) are $5.00. Family memberships are also available for $20.00/year. Cabochon classes are on Mondays from 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm. The Flint Rock and Gem Club is a member of Midwest Federation of Mineralogical & Geological Societies.