There are four shows on the numismatic calendar this week.
The show will include informative displays, a range of expert dealers and a series of presentations, including a fraud seminar hosted by the Greater Sudbury Police. Admission is $2, and children aged 14 and under are free.
Later this week, on Nov. 10-11, the Ukrainian Philatelic and Numismatic Society’s international exhibit Ukrainepex 2017 will be coming to The Old Mill’s Brule Room (21 Old Mill Rd. in Toronto, Ont.).
Hosted by the Ukrainian Collectibles Society (Toronto), the exhibit includes comprehensive numismatic and philatelic material in addition to medals, postcards, sport cards and more. The exhibit will be open to the public from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. both days, and admission is free.
EDMONTON COIN SHOW & SALE
On Nov. 11-12, the Edmonton Numismatic Society will host the Fall/Winter 2017 Edmonton Coin Show and Sale at the Howard Johnson Hotel on 15540 Stony Plain Rd. in Edmonton, Alta. The show boasts a wide selection of material from Canada, the U.S. and around the world, including medieval and ancient coins as well as paper money, tokens, medals, bullion and collecting supplies. For time piece enthusiasts, the Edmonton Watch Club will also have a booth on the bourse, where they will offer appraisals and information about various time pieces throughout history.
In addition to the bourse with dealers from across Canada, the show will include coin and medal displays; door prizes (including a draw for a gold coin); a silent auction for adults; a youth coin auction (Saturday from noon-3 p.m.).
The show will be open on Saturday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and on Sunday from 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Admission is $5, and children aged 16 and under are free. Parking is also free.
Rounding out the week in shows is Postalia Fall 2017, which will be held at the SFPQ banquet hall on 5100 Boul. des Gradins in Québec City, Qué. on Nov. 11-12. The exhibition and show will include 25 dealers of various material. The bourse will be open from 10 a.m.-5 p.m., and admission and parking are free. The event is co-ordinated by five regional hobby organizations, including:
- la Société des numismates de Québec (Numismatic Society of Quebec);
- la Société philatélique de Québec (Philatelic Society of Quebec);
- la Société d’histoire postale du Québec (Postal History Society of Quebec);
- le Club des cartophiles québécois (Quebec Postcard Club); and
- les Samedis du timbre de la Fédération québécoise de philatélie.
For more information about upcoming shows, visit our “Events” page.