North Jersey Mineralogical Society 

The Paterson Museum 2 Market St. Paterson, NJ

Welcome! 




      Collect.    Study.    Preserve.

This is the official website of The North Jersey Mineralogical Society. We are a diverse group of individuals and families who love ROCKS!! We field collect, talk rocks, and have a ton of fun while thoroughly enjoying our hobby! We learn and share our knowledge with others interested in what we do. Please feel free to browse through our web pages and learn all about NoJMS and what we do.

Our motto, "Collect. Study. Preserve." is what we are all about. We take trips all over to collect mineral & fossil specimens and learn about local geology. We study our finds and learn about their mineralogy, as well as minerals and fossils from all over the world. We preserve rock and mineral specimens by adding them to personal collections, public displays, and museum collections.

Visitors are always welcome at our club meetings, so if you share an interest in the earth sciences, geology, or just like cool looking rocks and fossils, please join us at our next meeting and see what we're all about.

Our club meetings are held at The Paterson Museum, in the Great Falls Historic District of Paterson, NJ.

Use the navigation bar at the top of each page, to access different areas of our website, and see what we do!! Click on "More" to see additional pages.

We are an ACTIVE and GROWING club! If you like what you see and are interested in joining, please fill out the printable application on our Membership Page.

We hope you enjoy your visit to our website!



Announcing Our Annual North Jersey Gem, Mineral & Fossil Show, in Midland Park, NJ - April 4 & 5, 2020
Click  HERE  for details!




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NoJMS CLUB CALENDAR:

2020 Meeting Schedule
 Jan. 9, Feb. 13, Mar. 12, April 9, May 14, June 11, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 12... at 6:30pm at the Paterson Museum
Next NoJMS Event:

Next NoJMS Club Show
Annual Midland Park Show,
April 4 & 5, 2020
Spring Swap-n-Sell, May 16 & 17, at Sterling Hill


The North Jersey Mineralogical Society is an original charter member of the Eastern Federation of Mineralogical and Lapidary Societies, and is affiliated with The American Federation of Mineralogical Societies. Click on the Federation Logo below to visit each Federation's website.


This website was last updated on Jan. 4, 2020 at 8:00 PM

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