We invite you to join approximately 300 Calgarians, representing all ages and walks of life, in what we find to be a fulfilling and educational hobby that draws on the Earth Sciences and Arts.

General membership at any level give access to our club activities, committees, monthly meetings, presentations, socials, classes, field trips, and CRLC library use. An optional Studio fee allows use of the CRLC  workshop equipment outside of structured classes and drop-in sessions.

Membership in the Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club automatically gives you membership in and access to events held by member clubs of the Alberta Federation of Rock Clubs and Gem and Mineral Federation of Canada.

General Membership Fees (Annual – January to December Calendar year)

single couple
Adult [18 – 65] $ 30 $ 40
Senior [65 and over] $ 25 $ 30
Family Membership* $ 50

*Family is defined as: up to 2 accountable adults, plus however many <=18 dependents.

Optional Annual Studio Fee:

Single $ 120
Family* $ 180
Per Day $ 5

The optional Studio Fee per calendar year provides access to the CRLC workshop equipment.  Individuals signing up for the Studio Fee part way through the year pay a pro-rated price for the remainder of the calendar year.  The studio can also be used during open sessions (currently Tuesday & Thursday nights) for $5 per day.

Club Name Tags: $ 5.00


New members that have not been part of the club for at least 2 years can have their fee prorated if they sign up part way through the year.  See the Proration Calculator.


The membership application can be filled out on-line, or by printing the form.  A waiver also needs to signed and emailed to

The CRLC accepts payments by cash, e-transfer, or personal cheques (payable to “Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club” )

Payment/Application by mail should be sent to “Membership – Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club – #13, 3650 – 19th Street NE, Calgary, AB, T2E 6V2”

Your application will be submitted to the Board of Directors for approval. When approved, you will be notified and receive a Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club membership card as well as an Alberta Federation of Rock Clubs membership card. Please keep a copy of your application and payment.

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For questions, please use our Contact form.