Membership Application


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 ‘Ad-hoc Access’ 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-December Calendar year)

Adult [18 – 65] $ 25.00
Adult Couple $ 30.00
Senior [65 and over] $ 23.00
Senior Couple $ 26.00
Family Membership* $ 35.00

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


Club Name Tags $ 5.00
“Ad-hoc” Access Fee (per calendar year) $ 100.00

The optional $100 “Ad-hoc Access” Fee per calendar year provides access to the CRLC workshop equipment.  Individuals signing up for the “Ad-hoc Access” Fee part way through the year pay a pro-rated price of $10.00CAD/month for the remainder of the calendar year.


General Membership in the CRLC is obtained by contacting the CRLC Membership Lead (see below) and providing the appropriate payment along with a completed membership Application Form.

The CRLC accepts cash and credit card payments in person, personal cheques by mail (payable to “Calgary Rock and Lapidary Club” reason – appropriate membership fee) and via Paypal on this page. (You will be asked to enter the payment amount).

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.

N.A. Niles