Welcome to the online home of the Oregon Coast Agate Club

Founded in 1939, the Oregon Coast Agate Club is a member of the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies, and the Northwest Federation of Mineralogical Societies. For a link to the NFMS website, go to our resources page

 

 We meet at 7:00 pm on the 2nd Thursday of each month at the

 

Central Lincoln PUD Bldg

2129 N Coast Hwy 101

Newport, OR 97365

 

 Guests are always welcome, so please join us!

 

Don Carr is our Club President. If you have any questions about club membership please contact Don at info@coastagates.org  George Mazeika is our web "master". If you have any questions or are having problems navigating the site, contact George at webguy@coastagates.org .

It's all about Rocks, and Fossils, and Gemstones

Agates- Banded,Cloud,Fortification,Fossil, Sagenite - Carnelian, Sard, Common Opal, Petrified Wood, Fossil Shells, Jaspers of every variety-Red, Yellow, Bloodstone, Fancy, Fancy Pink-

 

The beaches of Oregons Central Coast are a constantly renewing source of beautiful specimens no matter what your interest.

 

Beyond the beaches,the mineral treasures of Oregon- Sunstones, Obsidian, Fossils, Thundereggs, Picture Jaspers- Morrisonite, Biggs, Wildhorse...and so much more! A wealth of Natural wonders.

 

Among our club memebers are Cabachon cutters, Facetors, Fossil and Mineral collectors, Wire Wrap Jewelry crafters and more. If you have an interest in any of these, then we invite you come visit and join us. No matter what your level of interest or experience, you will always find someone to talk to, get help and advice about your latest project.

Visits to our site

Upcoming Events

The 53rd Annual Show is history. We had a great show! Paid Attendance was up 45% over last year. A great turnout. Tentative dates for the 2017 Show are June 3rd & 4th 2017. Dates will be confirmed Soon

 

 

Coastal Waves is Back!! After a long break Carol Wiley, our award winning newsletter editor is back at it again.  The  January/February 2015 is  online. Click the newsletter link at the top left of this page. March/April newsletter is on the way!

 

NEWS

Club Officers for 2015

Don Carr- President

Leroy Kelly- Vice President

Claudine DiTorrice- Secretary

George Mazeika- Treasurer

 

2016 Club Meeting Schedule

Thursday August 11th.

Thursday September 8th,

Thursday October 13th.