Welcome to the Rockwood Gem and Mineral Society’s Website! Purpose: To increase and disseminate knowledge of the earth sciences and the lapidary arts among it’s members, to bring a closer association of persons sharing those interests, and to promote the conservation, appreciation and intelligent use of our natural resources. Meetings: Rockwood Gem and Mineral Society meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 2:00 near the main dining hall of Friendship Village, 15201 Olive Blvd., Chesterfield. This is next to Faust Park. Picnic in June; no July or August meetings. Show in August. Call Dianne for info 636 220 2376 Dues: $15 per person per year or $20 per family per year.