Upcoming events

    • October 06, 2023
    • October 08, 2023
    • Noblesville, IN

    INDYPEX 2023

    October 6-8, 2023

    Hamilton CO 4-H Fairgrounds & Exhibition Center

    2003 Pleasant Street

    Noblesville IN


    Friday 10-6

    Sat      10-5

    Sun     10-3

    36 dealers

    Stamp exhibits

    Beginner and youth tables

    Silent auction

    Show cachet and cancel

    Sponsoring organization:  Indiana Stamp Cub

    show info:  info@indianastampclub.org

    • October 10, 2023
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Digital Philately – Leaving a Legacy for Future Philatelists

    with Darin Chernichan

    Tuesday, October 10, 7 p.m. Eastern

    Darin explains that his mission is “To keep the hobby alive, one collector at a time.” Join us to hear his insights into philately today and how technology can impact our progress. 

    A lifelong collector, Darin collects and studies the Canadian small queens. As a life member of Rotary on Stamps Fellowship, he also collects that topic. He is a member and holds leadership positions in many philatelic organizations. 

    • October 17, 2023
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Philatelic Fun and Games with Casey Jo White

    Tuesday, October 17, 7 p.m. Eastern

    This program showcases examples of games on stamps, stamps on games, and some playful postal history. From correspondence chess to postage stamp puzzles, there's lots of fun to be found in your mailbox. Join in and play along!

    Casey Jo White is a stamp collector and board game hobbyist from Indiana. Her thematic collections focus on postal history and include Christmas mail, toys and games, pigs, and cats. She also makes and collects first day and event covers.

    • October 24, 2023
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    A is For … 

     An Alphabet of Topical ideas With Alan Barasch

    Tuesday, October 24, 7 p.m.

    A special program for Stamp Collecting Month. Alan will show us a dazzling array of topics on stamps and give ideas for a topical collection or exhibit. We’ll review the various elements on a stamp and consider criteria for including (or not) a specific stamp in a collection. 

    An enthusiastic collector of many topics, Alan is active in many philatelic organizations. He is a popular speaker at various organizations, including the Judaic Society of New York and the Collectors Club of New York. 

    • October 28, 2023
    • October 29, 2023
    • Rocky River, OH

    CUY-LORPEX 2023

    SET FOR OCTOBER 28 & 29

    Saturday, October 28, 2023  10-6

    Sunday, October 29, 2023 10-3

    Cuy-LorPex 2023, the 64th philatelic show and bourse sponsored by the Cuy-Lor Stamp Club, will take place October 28 & 29 at the Rocky River Civic Center’s Memorial Hall, 21016 Hilliard Boulevard, Rocky River, Ohio.

    Memorial Hall is a modern facility with:
    • grade level access and no stairs
    • large amounts of free parking
    • good lighting
    • no admission charge

    Cuy-LorPex 2023 will include 32 frames of exhibits, 14 dealers with U.S. and foreign stamps and covers, a U.S. Postal Service sub-station, and a “New Collectors” area for young and old alike.

    Special show postmarks will be available both show days on souvenir covers. The five show souvenir envelopes each have a USPS Classic Railroad Station stamp and a cachet showing a streamlined passenger train leaving the Cleveland Terminal Station.

    $3 for each souvenir envelope; if ordering, please include a self-addressed, stamped envelope.

    Contact: Cuy-Lor Stamp Club, P.O. Box 161064, Rocky River, Ohio 44116 or cuylorclub59@gmail.com.

    The Cuy-Lor club is a chapter of the American Philatelic Society and draws members primarily from western Cuyahoga, eastern Lorain, and northern Medina counties.

    CONTACT: Stan Fairchild
    Show Publicity Chair
    (440) 333-2536

    • November 07, 2023
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Let’s Travel to Armenia

    with Igor Grigorian

    Tuesday, November 7, 7 p.m.

    We’ll see how a country can become a thematic collection as we travel with Igor through his native country of Armenia. We’ll arrive in Yerevan, the capital of Armenia and journey around the city. Then we’ll visit the most notable tourist attractions around the country. Join us to enjoy the history and culture of Armenia, as we see how Igor tells his story with stamps. 

    Igor serves as president of the Armenian Philatelic Association and has developed numerous Armenia-related exhibits. He collects Armenian philately widely, and also stamps on the topics of church architecture worldwide, fencing, wine and cognac. 

    • November 14, 2023
    • 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

    Shopping for Stamps in the Great Outdoors - the Paris Marché aux Timbres

    with Tom  W. Broadhead

    Tuesday, November 14, 7:00 p.m. Eastern

    An open-air stamp market has existed in Paris since the 1860s, and it eventually settled on the Avenue Gabriel near the Marigny Square, where it remains today. Take a trip in time through images from postcards and stamps to enjoy this philatelic treasure and enjoy a little cinema along the way.

    Tom Broadhead is professor emeritus of geology and chair of the McClung Museum of Natural History and Culture at The University of Tennessee. A lifelong collector, Tom serves the ATA as second vice president and is the co-creator of ATA’s “My One-Page Exhibit” program. He is a board member of the France & Colonies Philatelic Society and the Southeastern Federation of Stamp Clubs, and is an active member of his home club, the Knoxville Philatelic Society. Tom received the Rowland Hill Award from SEFSC and was recently named ATA’s Distinguished Topical Philatelist for 2023.

    • November 18, 2023
    • 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
    • Elyria, OH

    Black River Stamp Club Annual Show

    November 18, 2023

    St. Jude School, 590 Poplar St., Elyria, OH 44035

    Hours: 10 am - 5 pm

    10 dealers; free parking; food on site.

    Sponsored by Black River Stamp Club

    Contact: Dennis Sadowski, 440-657-0592 or blackriver.stampclub@gmail.com

    Details at stamps.org/Black-River-Stamp-Club

    • December 01, 2023
    • December 02, 2023
    • Deland, FL

    FLOREX 2023

    December 1st - 10:00 am to 6:00 pm

    December 2nd - 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

    Volusia County Fairgrounds

    Tommy Lawrence Arena

    3150 E New York Ave 

    Deland, FL

    We invite interested ATA exhibitors to submit their exhibit applications. 

    Application and prospectus information is available on our website:   florexstampshow.com

    • March 15, 2024
    • March 17, 2024
    • Strongsville, OH

    Garfield-Perry March Party

    March 15-17, 2024

    Best Western Plus, 15471 Royalton Rd.Strongsville, OH 440136


    Friday 10-6

    Saturday 10-6

    Sunday 10-3

    World Series of Philately show. 38 dealers, 170 frames of exhibits; beginners room, show cachet.

    Free parking and admission.

    Sponsored by Garfield-Perry Stamp Club

    Contact: Rocco Caponi, show chairman rocco.caponi@gmail.com

    Website: www.garfieldperry.org

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