Livingston Gem and Mineral Society


Our Mission

The Livingston Gem and Mineral Society is a nonprofit organization and member of the Midwest Federation of Mineralogical Societies.  Our purpose is to promote, through educational means, public interest and increased knowledge in the fields of mineralogy, archaeology, paleontology, and the lapidary arts. 

Come visit us!

We are located at the Hartland Consolidated School building

9525 E. Highland Rd.

Howell, MI  48843-9098



Workshop Hours:

Monday:  10am - 1pm

Tuesday:  9am - 9pm Wednesday:  10am - 9pm Friday:  10am - 2pm

We enjoy newcomers because we have a wealth of knowlege to share about:

  • Gemstone types and characteristics

  • Cutting slabs

  • Cutting cabachons

  • Jewelry making

  • Soldering

  • Stone setting

  • Wire wrapping

  • Making lampwork beads