August 2019 Meeting – Beauty & the Beast Contest and Filling the Holes

Please join us Friday, August 9 at 7:30. Bring your prettiest coin and your ugliest to enter in our Beauty & the Beast contest.

Guest Speaker, Don P. will tell you how to fill some holes in your collection with reasonable replicas.

CCC/SJCC Joint Picnic

Please turn in your RSVP for the August picnic to Fred at tonight’s meeting so that there will be sufficient time to shop for the food. The August meeting is the day before the picnic. Thank you.

CCC-SJCC 2019 Joint Picnic Flyer

July 2019 Meeting – Hot Dog/Potluck Night & Guest Speaker

Please join us Friday, July 12 at 7:00 pm for Hot Dog Night. Be sure to bring a potluck item to share that will help compliment the meal. A salad, fresh fruit, veggies, chips, side dish, or dessert would be much appreciated.

Guest Speaker: Harold W.
Topic: Who’s That?

 

June 2019 Meeting – Other Hobbies Night

Share your interest in other activities that you do for pleasure in your leisure time. This will be separate from Show & Tell with no prizes given for speaking. We look forward to hearing about and seeing the variety of our members’ other hobbies.

 Friday, June 14, 2019, 7:30 pm, Community Room.

49th Anniversary Celebration & Hot Dog/Polish/Potluck

This Friday, May 10, starting at 7:00 pm

Please bring a potluck item (side dish, salad, chips, fruit, or dessert) to share that will help complement the meal. This event celebrates our club’s 49th anniversary. Please be sure that your dues are paid; they help pay for this event, among other events. See Membership Chair, Al Lo to pay your 2019 dues. Thank you!

Program Change for April and May Meetings

PLEASE NOTE: Due to CoinExpo and our April meeting falling on the same date, April 12, we have decided to make the following changes to our programs for the next two months:

April 12 meeting: Starts at 7:30 pm for Installation of Officers, Medal Design Contest, and Guest Speaker, Ed Sins’ presentation on the Carson City Mint.

May 10 meeting: Starts at 7:00 pm for 49th Anniversary Celebration with Hot Dog/Polish Night. Please bring a potluck item (side dish, salad, fruit, chip, dessert) to share to help complement the meal. Thank you!

BSA Coin Collecting Merit Badge Workshop April 13, 1:30-5:00

All Scouts registered in a Scouts BSA (formerly Boy Scout) Troop are invited to attend this free workshop at CoinExpo at the Santa Clara Convention Center April 13 and earn their Coin Collecting Merit Badge. Please click on link below to see additional details including prerequisites. We look forward to seeing you next month!

BSA Coin Collecting Merit Badge Workshop April 2019

March 2019 Meeting – Board Elections

Our next meeting will be Friday, March 8, beginning at 7:30 pm. In addition to our usual auction, show & tell, youth raffle, and drawing, the program for this evening will be elections for the 2019 – 2020 Board of Directors. Please see Al Lo, Nominations Chair, to make a nomination for either yourself or another club member.

As a reminder, all guests, including youth, are welcome at our meetings, so please bring a friend to check out our club!

Ikes for “A”s – JFKs for “B”s

   
 
Attention youth! At Cupertino Coin Club’s February 17 Coin Show, students in primary grades through high school will be eligible to participate in a numismatic reward program for good grades. They can receive an Ike dollar for each A grade and a JFK half dollar for each B grade. Below is the criteria:
 
1. The student needs to be accompanied by an adult, preferably a parent or legal guardian.
2. The student must present an original report card from the most recent semester in the current academic/school year, issued by an accredited public or private educational institution.
3. The original report card shown must be in the generally recognized standard grading system of letter grades, A to F.
 
This generous program is a joint effort by the Fairfield Coin Club, Northern California Numismatic Association (NCNA), and Vallejo Numismatic Society.
 
For questions, please email dlhcoins@gmail.com or EMPERORI@juno.com. Thank you.

February Meeting – Special Guest Speaker

Our next general meeting will be February 8, 2019, starting at 7:00 pm with our auction, show & tell, and youth raffle, followed by our program presentation beginning at about 8:30. The presentation will be about 40 minutes long and will be followed by our drawing.

We are honored to announce that we will have Donald H. Kagin, Ph.D., of Kagin’s Inc., noted gold scholar, expert in ancient gold coins, and well-known author and auctioneer will be our club’s special guest speaker at our this meeting, presenting his innovative and entertaining program, “The Oldest Living Pioneer.”

Take a journey with the one man that experienced the famous Gold Rushes in the United States during the 1800’s; from the Carolinas to California, from Georgia to Colorado, including the Mormons and their role in the Gold Rush. Imagine that he knew about all of the coins that were issued from the gold discovered in these rushes and how they came about? The Oldest Living Pioneer tells the story of our nation’s gold rushes from a ‘firsthand’ perspective, live! Learn about the era that defined our nation with the world’s “Oldest Living Pioneer”, a one-man show by Donald H. Kagin, Ph.D./ Numismatics, the world’s leading authority on ancient and Pioneer Gold coins, well-known author and auctioneer. A one-act narrative accompanied by a PowerPoint presentation.

This meeting is not to be missed! Please invite your numismatic friends.

For more information about Dr. Kagin, please visit https://www.kagins.com/our-experts/?___store=default