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

 

Oregon State Extension Office

1211 SE Bay Blvd.

Newport, OR 97365

 

 Guests are always welcome, so please join us!

 

Leroy Kelly ("Kelly") is our Club President. If you have any questions about club membership please contact Kelly 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 Clubs Annual Gem & Mineral Show takes place the Memorial Day Weekend each year. The 56th Annual "Rockin' the Coast" Gem & Mineral Show will be Saturday May 25th from 10:00 am to 5:30 pm and Sunday May 26th 10:00 am to 3:30 pm.

 

 

 

NEWS

Club Officers for 2019

Leroy("Kelly") Kelly- President

Marie Read- Vice President

Katie Vaughan- Secretary

Carol Kelly- Treasurer

Show Chair- Sylvia Pauley

 

2019 Club Meeting Schedule

2nd Thursday of each month at the-

Oregon State Extension Office, 1211 SE Bay Blvd, Newport OR. 97365. 

Pot luck at 6:30 pm, meeting starts at 7:00 pm .

Next meeting Thursday

April 11th.

May 8th