Welcome to the Mesa Stamp Club!
COVID and FLU News Update for Winter 2022/23 Season:
While the MESA STAMP CLUB has resumed regular meetings, we all need to cognizant of everyone in our growing club.
Please respect those who attend the meetings who may need to wear masks and consider wearing yours depending on the circumstances.
Be especially aware of nearly a dozen NEW Covid variants this winter - each MUCH more contagious than previous variants. In addition, it's predicted that FLU will be MUCH more prevalent than previous flu seasons!
On the brighter side - all the more reason to be healthy here at our meetings and collecting more stamps at home!
Founded March 28, 1973, the Mesa Stamp Club offers a world-wide membership interest in philately.
Our organization has been an American Philatelic Society member since July 31, 1975.
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APS Club #C-083978
Welcome to All!
Time: Regular meetings are held throughout the year on the third Wednesday of each month between 7 and 9 PM with the doors opening usually around 6:15 PM for set up and socializing.
Location: Alma Meadows Mobile Home Park Club House
535 S Alma School Rd., Mesa, Arizona
Just north of Highway 60, the park entrance is on the east side of Alma School Road
just south of Broadway Road.
GENERAL MEETING AGENDA:
Our monthly meetings usually follows this agenda sequence:
Guest Speaker or Presentation
Close of Business
OUR AUCTIONS ARE REALLY REALLY COOL!
Wow! Not many clubs have such a neat activity such as our Auction! Members are encouraged to bring in their duplicates, surplus inventory or Ebay excesses and have fun selling and buying! Often times members donate lots to be sold to benefit the club. You won't regret coming for this!
NOT A MEMBER?
Honestly? Visit one of our monthly meetings and see why we've been around for over 4 decades! Heck - we'll even throw in free coffee and sometimes a cookie or two! If you decide to join us it's only $6.00 a year for 12 fun packed meetings PLUS a Christmas Party to boot!
SPECIAL MEETING SPEAKER, PRESENTATION or INFORMATIVE TOPIC:
Nov 16 - John talks about the history of swans on souvenir sheets
Feb 16 - (TBD) - presented by Ted
Jan 14 - Caribou and Codfish - The Stamps of Newfoundland - presented by Ted
Dec 15 - Our Annual Christmas Party Pot Luck - no meeting, just meeting and greeting our philatelic friends and acquaintances!
Jul 21 - WELCOME BACK - First meeting
Jan - Dec COVID
Mar 20 - TBA (and our 46th year Anniversary!!!)
Feb 20 - TBA
Jan 16 - General Discussion of members interests and on the APS show coming to town.
Mar 21 - (Potential live presentation of our very successful web site) and/or TBD
Feb 21 - Updating Treasurer's Records and presentation on Airmail Covers
Jan 17 - General Discussion on ARIPEX and coming year.
Apr 19 - John Clundt will speak to the members and friends.
Mar 15 - Mr. Kevin Lesk will take the floor to update us on this year's ARIPEX convention held in Mesa this past month.
Jan 20 - Dr. Steve Adler will present a program about Collecting Covers.
Dec 16 - This is our annual Holiday party - we'll see everyone there!
Nov 18 - Benefit Auction !! Bring your auctions to benefit the club.
Oct 21 - Bill will be giving us a Current (2015) Update of Stamp Collecting in Europe and South America.
A NOTE OF ENCOURAGEMENT!
As with any gathering, it's only as fun and interesting as you help make it. If you've an interesting topic, story, collecting method, collecting aid or neat finds - consider sharing at one of our meetings. You need not be a member to share and we all care about furthering our great hobby. For any club questions or suggestions please contact our President shown in the Contact Listings.
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Last Update: 23 OCT 22
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Founded March 28, 1973..........................................................................................................................................................................Incorporated March 18, 2015
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