Our Coins, Stamps & Collectibles Show is this Saturday, April 2nd

Hi Everyone, This a a reminder that the next Coins, Stamps & Collectibles Show is this Saturday, April 2nd. The show is held at the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre located at 6688 Southoaks Crescent at the intersection of Kingsway and Sperling (Sperling becomes Southoaks south of Kingsway). The show runs from 9 am to 3 pm.  Admission is $2, and free for those age 16 and under.  There is  free underground parking at the location, and there is also parking along Beresford Avenue behind the Centre.  We have three new dealers at this show. More information can be…

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Reminder – our next Coins, Stamps, and Collectibles Show is on April 2nd, 2016

Hi everyone, This is a reminder that our next Coins, Stamps, and Collectibles Show is on April 2nd, 2016.   The show is held at the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre located at 6688 Southoaks Crescent at the intersection of Kingsway and Sperling (Sperling becomes Southoaks south of Kingsway).   The show runs from 9 am to 3 pm.  Admission is $2, and free for those age 16 and under.  There is limited free underground parking at the location, and there is also parking along Beresford Avenue behind the Centre. More information can be obtained from our website: http://northshorenumismaticsociety.org/

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Meeting up Tuesday 15th March at Bonsor – Everyone welcome!

Charles II 1679 Three pence at auction at Bonsor: Hello everyone, Mark your calendars!!! This is a reminder that the next North Shore Numismatic Society meeting is Tuesday, March 15th. The meeting is held at the Bonsor Recreation Centre, in Multipurpose Room #2.  Doors open at 7 pm and the meeting starts at 7:30 pm.  The meeting is open to members and non-members, so everyone is welcome.  Program:  We are in the middle of tax filing season, so Michael Souza will present a PowerPoint on “Income Tax and Coin Collecting”.  As hobby collectors, it is important to understand how the income tax legislation affects you when you…

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Khmer Rouge currency – First IBNS Chapter meeting for 2016

Cambodia 1 riel 1975 Polpot Khmer Rouge bank note Hello,  A reminder that our first Chapter meeting for 2016 will be held on Wednesday, 10th February 2016 at the Burnaby Public Library on Willingdon Avenue. Program: ‘Cambodia : Year Zero – Khmer Rouge regime currency (1975 – 1979)’ – to be presented by long-time Chapter member and frequent program presenter, Dan Bellan. Don’t forget to bring along items for discussion – notes from your collection, new catalogues & books, etc. Doors open at 6:30pm and the meeting will commence at 7:00pm. Hope to see you there! Regards, Clint O’Toole Secretary…

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Our Coins, Stamps & Collectibles Show – This Saturday, January 30th at the Nikkei Centre in Burnaby

Just a quick reminder that this Saturday, January 30th, the North Shore Numismatic Society will be hosting a Coins, Stamps & Collectibles Show at the Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre in Burnaby. The show runs from 9 am to 3 pm. For more information, please look on our website: http://northshorenumismaticsociety.org/ Hope to see you all there, Mike Thank you Royal Canadian Mint for image http://www.mint.ca/store/coins/18karat-gold-coin

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North Shore Numismatic Society meeting Tuesday January 19th at Bonsor

1853 California Gold Dollar

Hello everyone, Happy New Year and all the best for 2016!!!  Mark your calendars!!!  This is a reminder that the next North Shore Numismatic Society meeting is Tuesday, January 19th. The meeting is held at the Bonsor Recreation Centre, in Multipurpose Room #2.  Doors open at 7 pm and the meeting starts at 7:30 pm.  The meeting is open to members and non-members, so everyone is welcome.    Program:  Michael Souza will present a PowerPoint on “United States – Private Gold Coinage”.  This PowerPoint, prepared by a member of the London Numismatic Society, provide a history of early US Gold Coins produced by…

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Merry Christmas!

2015 $25 Pure Silver Coin - Christmas Ornament

We wish you a very merry christmas, good presents and a happy Boxing day for you and your family. An attractive Christmas bauble from the Royal Canadian Mint. Thank you Canada Post for the image and details. See more Composition: 99.99% pure silver Mintage: 6,000 Weight: 30.76 g Diameter: 36.15 mm Face Value: 25 Dollars Finish: Proof with colour Edge: Plain Artist: n/a Packaging: Maroon clamshell with black beauty box  

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Pandora’s Box! Christmas Club Meeting – Tuesday Dec 15th at Bonsor

This is a reminder that the NSNS Christmas meeting is on Tuesday, December 15th at the Bonsor Recreation Centre.  The meeting starts at 7pm and is in Multipurpose Room #2 upstairs.  The highlight is our annual Pandora’s Box Draw. If you would like participate in the Pandora’s Box Draw, please note that you must be a paid-up member of the club.  You can join the club at the meeting for $15 and partake in the draw, and if your membership is approved, it will be extended to the end of 2016. To participate, you should bring a wrapped numismatic gift worth $15 or more…

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The Vancouver Coin Show – Saturday 28th :)

Canada 1967 50 Cents

We hope you can come along to the Coin Show – there’ll be Coins (!), Bank Notes, Postcards, Stamps, Militaria and all sorts of collectables. The Show starts at 9pm Saturday 28th November at the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre located at 6688 Southoaks Crescent, Burnaby, 4km east of Metrotown, along Kingsway to the right. Please here for a map and more detail Canada 1967 50 Cents, Wolf designed by Alex Colville. Thank you Apmex for the image.  

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North Shore Numismatic Society meeting is Tuesday, November 17th (at Bonsor)

This is a reminder that the next North Shore Numismatic Society meeting is Tuesday, November 17th. The meeting is held at the Bonsor Recreation Centre, in Multipurpose Room #2.  Doors open at 7 pm and the meeting starts at 7:30 pm.  The meeting is open to members and non-members, so everyone is welcome.    Program:  Michael Souza will present a PowerPoint on “Canada’s Fractional Currency”.  This PowerPoint was prepared by a member of the London Numismatic Society and provides a history of Canada’s 25-Cent Banknotes.    Also, please bring items for the floor submission auction.  Limit is 5 items per person.    …

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Club meeting tonight at Bonsor

The Bank of Vancouver 50 Dollar note

Our coin Club meeting is today Tuesday 20th October. Everyone is welcome – no need for an introduction, just turn up. Warm welcomes! We’re at the Bonsor Recreation Centre, Burnaby, in Multipurpose Room #2. Doors open at 7pm and the meeting starts at 7:30 pm. Free Parking. Show-and-tell a Coin Auction! Door prizes! and Free Refreshments Program: Michael Souza will present a PowerPoint on “The History of the Bank of Vancouver”. Using archival photos and Bank of Vancouver memorabilia, Michael will present a brief history of British Columbia and its impact on the rise and demise of the Bank of…

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Vancouver Coin Show – Saturday November 28th 2015

This is a reminder that the North Shore Numismatic Society is hosting another Coins, Stamps and Collectables Show at the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre on Saturday November 28th 2015.  We have several new stamp and coin dealers at this show. The Nikkei Centre is located at 6688 Southoaks Crescent in Burnaby just 4km east of Metrotown.  The show hours are from 9am to 3pm and admission is $2 and free for those age 16 and under.  There is limited free underground parking at the Nikkei Centre and ample street parking on Beresford Street behind the Centre. If you need further information,…

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Reminder of the October North Shore Numismatic Society Meeting

Bank of Vancouver Note

Hello everyone, Mark your calendars!!! This is a reminder that the next North Shore Numismatic Society meeting is Tuesday, October 20th. The meeting is held at the Bonsor Recreation Centre, in Multipurpose Room #2.  Doors open at 7 pm and the meeting starts at 7:30 pm.  The meeting is open to members and non-members, so everyone is welcome. Program:  Michael Souza will present a PowerPoint on “The History of the Bank of Vancouver”. Using archival photos and Bank of Vancouver memorabilia, Michael Souza will present a brief history of British Columbia and its impact on the rise and demise of the Bank of…

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Reminder: Coins, Stamps and Collectibles Fair

This is a reminder that the North Shore Numismatic Society is hosting another Coins, Stamps and Collectibles Fair at the Nikkei National Museum & Cultural Centre this coming Saturday, September 12th.  We have several new stamp and coin dealers at this show. The Nikkei Centre is located at 6688 Southoaks Crescent in Burnaby just 4km east of Metrotown.  The show hours are from 9am to 3pm and admission is $2 and free for those age 16 and under.  There is limited free underground parking at the Nikkei Centre and ample street parking on Beresford Street behind the Centre. If you…

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