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Gemstones of the World @CrystalRockArts

Gemstones of the World

Ever wanted to learn all about rocks & stones from around the world?

  • Starts Mar 19
  • 69 US dollars
  • Main Street

Available spots


Service Description

Instructor: Jim Pecora Class: Gemstones of the World Date: Tuesdays March 19th - April 30th (no class 4/16) Time: 7:00 - 8:00pm Age: Middleschool - Adults Price: $69 Ever wanted to learn all about rocks & stones from around the world? Then this multi week course is for you! The class will cover how rocks and minerals are formed and destroyed by Volcanoes, Glaciers and the atmosphere; learn what rock can withstand those forces of nature. How you too can collect Billion year old Zircons. What gives minerals their colors, plus you’ll explore other properties of minerals like translucency, and fluorescence with a firsthand “show, touch, and tell.” Learn about the world class mines of New England and how you too can explore them. Extra credit field trips will be offered to attendees. Learn about mineral clubs, fees and how to join them. Learn about the mineral museums of New England and what’s there. Class will cover the history of Merlin and the secrets the Lapidary Arts. You will also see and touch the workings of a modern day Lapidarist. One entire class will be on the Metaphysical realm. And one whole class on Gold here in New England and all about Diamonds.


Upcoming Sessions


Policy & Procedures

WITHDRAWAL POLICY: Our programs are supported totally by fees; therefore, full refunds are not given for withdrawals. In the event you would like to withdraw, you will receive a refund as follows: · If a participant withdraws from a program at least seven days prior to the start date a refund of the cost less 25% processing fee will be given. · If a participant withdraws from a program less than seven days prior to the start date, no refund will be issued. · No refunds are given for trips or special events. Cancellation Policy - I/We accept the following The Roudenbush Community Center, Inc. (TRCCI) Cancellation and Transfer Policy: A voucher less $10 will be issued for cancellations 7 days prior to start of program; no other refunds will be granted; no refunds will be issued for trips or special events; there will be a $10 fee to transfer from one class to another; vouchers expire one year from date of issue; if Roudenbush cancels a class, we will call participants and issue a full voucher or refund. Release of Liability for Minor - I/We, as parents/guardians of registered minor, hereby consent to his/her participation in the TRCCI Programs and to his/her use of the TRCCI facilities and equipment. I/We further agree to release and hold harmless TRCCI and their employees, agents and assigns from any and all liability or expenses arising out of any incident involving, or any account of any injury to the above named minor in connection with such program. I/We further consent to emergency treatment by a physician in the event of injury to, or illness of our child during his/her participation in this program. I/We accept full responsibility for all costs for any such emergency treatment. Photography Permission - I/We, as parents/guardians of registered minor, hereby consent to the taking of videos and photographs of my/our child which may be used in the promotion of the TRCCI Programs.


Contact Details

  • 65 Main Street, Westford, MA 01886, USA

    + (978)496-1707

    roudenbush@roudenbush.org


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