P.O. Box 179, 700 State St, Quincy Illinois 62301
217-222-0391 Fax 217-222-1557
Gem City College is a profit making institution, located in Quincy
, Adams County
, IL, and has an enrollment of about 90.
Gem City specializes in the field of Horology--the fine art of watchmaking, clock repair, engraving and jewelry design and repair. They are a nationally recognized institution offering an Associate Degree in Technology.
In addition, the College has Schools of Business and of Cosmetology.
One unique offering is the cloth-bound volumn "Ornamental Designs and Illustrations" by J. M. Bergling and published by the Gem City College Press. It contains studies in the human figure, plant, and animal life; Architectural and Gun engraving studies; Initials, Medallions, Scrolls; Patriotic and period designs, Fraternity and society emblems; State seals; Oriental novelty designs.
Other Education nearby:
(Quincy) Gem City College
(Quincy) John Wood Community College
(Quincy) Quincy University
10/17 Coming to The Quincy area
Peoria Heights Art Fair Peoria Heights IL May11 A great weekend is planned; the show coincides with the Race for the Cure and the Illinois Art League members show at the Village Hall. A hospitality tent will be open throughout the Art Fair with coffee and donuts in the morning and water and fruit during the day .
Belleville Art on the Square Belleville IL May17-19
Springfield Old Capitol Art Fair Springfield IL May18-19 Whether you are a serious art collector or are just developing an appreciation, there is original art here for you, in the form of jewelry, sculpture, photography, glassware, pottery, wood, metalwork, oils, watercolors, and other media.
Summer Camp Music Festival Chillicothe IL May24-26 The first Summer Camp Music Festival was held in 2001 at Three Sisters Park in Chillicothe, IL. About 1,000 attended the festival that year, and enjoyed over 20 bands on 2 stages over the course of 2 days. Since then, Summer Camp Music Festival has grown to more than 15,000 attendees, hosting more than 100 bands on 7 stages over 3 days.
International Horseradish Festival Collinsville IL May31-June2 Admission is always free, parking is always free and musical entertainment is always free at the Horseradish Festival.
Art on Main Fine Arts Festival Canton IL June1-2 This inaugural fine arts festival will feature original art from the best of our Midwest artists. Come to view and to purchase excellent art pieces in a variety of categories: Painting / Drawing, Jewelry, Clay / Ceramic, Photography, Glass, Sculpture, Woven Textiles, and Wood.