Information and Websites of Interest
Updated September 2021
We encourage you to join your local rock club.
In Central Oregon our club is Central Oregon Rock Collectors.
Individual dues are $20 adults, $5 juniors or $25 for households .
Membership includes participation in club field trips.
These trips are NOT open to the general public, you must be a member!
CIGARBOXROCK LAPIDARY offers a 10% discount to members of the
The Central Oregon Rock Collectors.
We have applications available at our shop and we can accept your dues payment!
Not a resident of Central Oregon?
THE JUST PLAIN AMAZING!
Hans Gamma is one of the major collectors and writers about Jasper
THE OFF BEAT
Visit The Living Rock Studio. Located near Interstate 5 in Brownsville, Oregon, The Living Rock is part rock shop, part museum, part ministry and part roadside attraction.
But is well worth the visit!
WORLDWIDE ROCK TUMBLING CONTEST
Every Year The Feather River Lapidary and Mineral Society Holds its Annual World Wide Rock Tumbling Contest
2021 tumbling rough is BURRIS CREEK JASPER
2021 results are in !
Do you know of an interesting geology/lapidary related event or lecture?
Please let us know ! We will post information and details here!
We buy old rock and gem books and catalogs. Also old manuals for lapidary equipment.
Complete a contact form.
Gallery of Vintage Machines
(Click on an image to enlarge)
Click on any of the pictures above, then click again to enlarge.
There are some really interesting details to be seen in these vintage photos!