Past programs

The Tampa Bay Gem & Jewelry Society is an organization for professionals and hobbyists who work with gems and fine jewelry. Our members come from the Tampa-St. Petersburg area on the west coast of Florida.

Want to receive a notice of future programs?
Send an email to: info@TampaBayGemSociety.org

Our next meeting will be:

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CANCELLED!! Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Speaker is out of town.

6:00-8:00 pm
John F. Germany Library

Meetings are free and everyone is welcome

6:00 pm: Meet and Greet.

6:30 pm: “Testing Precious Metals” - We’ll discuss different methods for testing precious metals, FTC regulations for describing metals and metal plating, and how type of appraisal can affect the value of the metal - Susie Crump, Graduate Gemologist and Registered MasterValuer of gems and jewelry

This will be a combination of lecture and hands-on with testing.
Bring your jewelry!

Program flyer (PDF, opens in new window)

Upcoming Programs:
October 2018 - Tanzanite - Colleen Ross
Jan. 2019 - Famous jewelry frauds - Robin Weber
April 2019 - Ancient Roman finger rings - Kass Evans
July 2019 - Mystery gem

Tampa Bay Gem and Jewelry Society
Tampa and St. Petersburg, Florida