About - Membership

New Members:

You may Join using check via USPS mail, at the Club Lapidary Shop (Cash, Check, Credit, or Debit), or at the next Club meeting (Cash, Check, Credit, or Debit).

All members are expected to volunteer 10 hours a year at a club event or at the club. Please click on this link for volunteer opportunities.

All members are required to attend an Orientation class before using the lapidary shop or going on field trips.

If you would like to join via USPS mail please click the links for the application form and club waiver, print the forms, complete both, and mail them with a check for the membership fee to:

Apache Junction Rock and Gem Club
Attn: Membership Chair
PO Box 712
Apache Junction, AZ 85117-0712

The annual membership is $24.00 per adult person and is prorated based on the month you join. For example if you join in the month of January the fee is $24.00, if you join in February the fee is $22.00, if you join in March the fee is $20.00, etc. Family applicants under the age of 18 are free and are considered Junior Members. Junior Members are not eligible to vote and must be accompanied by a parent or guardian whenever participating in any club event.

All members must purchase an id badge that is worn at all club events and while at the shop. The badge is $8.00 and is valid for about four years. Please pay for your badge when paying your new membership.

Membership Renewal:

Renewals are due by December 31st.

The annual renewal fee is $24.00 per person.