This is the designated website for the South Central Federation of Mineral Societies. Information regarding the activities of the SCFMS shall be made available on this forum to the public and all the member clubs of the SCFMS. The content for the SCFMS pages on this website shall be approved by the President, SCFMS and provided by the SCFMS Secretary or a SCFMS Official designated by the President, SCFMS. The SCFMS is an affiliate of the American Federation of Mineral Societies.



Note, Insurance and Dues must be paid by September 30, 2016


2016 Editor and Author Contest Results

(for 2015 newsletters and articles)


2016 Web Site Contest Results


2016 Club Officer, Editor, and Webmaster Form (PDF format)

Note:  Due anytime your officers change     




SCFMS PURPOSE: To promote popular interest and education in the various earth sciences, in particular those hobbies dealing with the art of lapidaries and the science of minerals, fossils, as well as their associated fields. To cooperate with educational and scientific institutions or other groups engaged in increasing knowledge in the earth sciences. To cooperate with or become members of similar Federations in the United States and elsewhere. To assist in the formation of earth sciences societies in localities where public interest justifies their formation.

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Questions regarding the content of this webpage should be directed to Don Shurtz. The SCFMS Logo is the registered trademark of the South Central Federation of Mineral Societies, All Rights Reserved Worldwide.  Permission granted for non-commercial use by gem and mineral societies and clubs.