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Calendar of Events

  • 10
    10.December

    Rock and Mineral ID Class

    10:30 am-11:45 am
    12.10.2022
    Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
    1220 Kensington Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523

    Geologist Sara Kurth teaches the techniques for rock and mineral identification. Learn to identify minerals through basic hands-on identification including observation skills and hardness tests. Great for rockhounds and scouts, this class completes the earth science badges for Cub and Boy Scouts. An optional kit is available for purchase, but not required for the class.

    Class – 10:30 a.m – 75 minutes
    Ages 8 yrs. and up
    $10 per person – Museum Members Free
    Optional Mineral ID kit is $10 at checkout
    Reservations Required – Register online here

  • 10
    10.December

    Rockin’ Jewelry for Kids

    1:30 pm-2:15 pm
    12.10.2022
    Lizzadro Museum of Lapidary Art
    1220 Kensington Road, Oak Brook, IL 60523

    Children can make their own gemstone jewelry with the Rockin’ Jewelry for kids. Learn to make a necklace, a keychain, and a pin. All materials included in individual kits. After the class, tour the Museum and complete a scavenger hunt. Completes the Jewelry Badge for Girl Scouts.

    Activity  – 1:30 p.m – 45 minutes
    Ages 8 yrs. and up
    $15 per person
    Museum Members receive 10%
    Discount with code

    Reservations Required
    Register 
    online here

Special Exhibit
On the Cutting Edge:
Contemporary Gemstone Sculpture

Featuring ten lapidary artists from the Americas representing gem carving trends in the 21st century.


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