Information about the club

The Mozarkite Society of Lincoln, Inc. is a member of the Midwest Federation of Mineralogical and Geological Societies which is a member of the American Federation of Mineralogical Societies.
                  The Mozarkite Society of Lincoln, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization whose purpose is to stimulate and promote interest in the study of lapidary, mineralogy and geology; to promote the lapidary arts and jewelry making; and the collection and preservation of mineral, fossil, and geological specimens and sites as well as their ecological surroundings.  The society promotes awareness of, and education on, Mozarkite so its members and general public may better appreciate Missouri’s state rock and its’ attributes.
                  For more information about Mozarkite and club information, go to
                  Monthly meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month (except December) at the First Christian Church, 200 S. Limit, Sedalia, MO 65301.  Kids’ Club meeting – 6:15pm; regular meeting – 7:00pm.
                  Membership dues including newsletter are:  Individual adults - $15; Junior $5.
Executive Officers

President –Karl Parsons;  Vice President – ; Secretary – Pam Radu; Treasurer – JoyceGrinstead (660-827-3888)


                  The regular meeting of the Mozarkite Society of Lincoln, Inc., was held Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at the First Christian Church, 200 S. Limit, Sedalia MO 65301.
                  President Karl Parsons called the meeting to order. There were 10 members and 4 guests present.
                  Secretary Pam Radu read the March minutes. The minutes were approved as read and were entered into the record.
                  The Treasurer’s Report was presented by Larry Grinstead in Joyce’s absence. Since there were no additions or corrections it was placed in the file for audit.

Committee Reports:
Kids Club:  Anita reported she’s organizing a scavenger hunt for rocks that are native to Missouri. For each rock the members find, they will tell where they found it, what it’s comprised of and its identity. For each one correctly identified, she will award points and the member with the most points will win a prize.
Field Trip:  No Report
Programs:  No Report
Show Committee:  No Report

Unfinished Business

  1. Stover’s animal shelter’s 2nd annual Rocks and Paws Show will be Saturday, June 1 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Lunch will be served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Members are invited to sell their rocks or jewelry without a table fee.
  2. The Society will display Mozarkite at Lincoln’s Sesquicentennial, July 4, 5 & 6. It was decided the display will be set up across the street from City Hall. Members are invited to sell or display their collections at the Mike Hare Field where the annual Rock Show is held.

New Business
No new business

Pam reported that Renee is getting better and they believe the infection in her foot has been resolved.
Guest Beth Halsey told the group she will be having a dig at her farm on May 25 from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Refreshments were provided by Anita at this meeting. Next month, refreshments will be provided by Pam and Renee.

There being no further business, the meeting closed in due form.