Rock Shop

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The Club's rock shop allows members to cut and polish rocks for cabochons. Members can also learn to do silver work. It is always a fun time to play and learn at the shop!

Open Sundays 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. ish. 

Hours only on scheduled days (see above). Please wear closed toed shoes. Remember to wear safety glasses and ear protection! All days and evenings are subject to weather conditions. Thunder and lightning will cancel and close the shop at all times. For directions, please contact a board member since it is at a private residence.

Equipment/Amenities:

  • 5 grinder/polishing units
  • 3 trim saws
  • 5 slab saws from 10" to 24"
  • 5 polishing wheels
  • SiC grinding wheels
  • Complete metal smith shop
  • Rock painting area
  • Beading area
  • Small kitchen and BBQ grill set up
  • Easy parking

Donations for the use of all equipment are greatly appreciated. We do charge a fee for slab saw cuts. From $1.00 to $3.00 depending on size of cut. These funds keep equipment up and running. Use of the shop is for personal use not mass production.

Remember to clean up after yourself!

We are always looking for classes from members. For example, silver smithing, wire wrapping, etc.

  shop rules

Updated Nov. 1, 2017                                                       

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Contact Info

Feather River Lapidary & Mineral Society
PO Box 2645
Oroville, CA 95965-2645