This is a list of all the events planned by the society over the next few months. They are listed in date order for convenience.
All events listed at held at the Pasterfield Centre, Horizon Drive, Cameron Park. (See home page for directions). For all our meetings, the doors open at 1.50pm, meetings commence at 2.00pm. Afternoon tea follows the meetings, bring a cup if you remember.
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Thursday 14 July – monthly meeting, display by Viv Manwaring, Australian Pre-stamped Envelopes 1900-1937. Following will be the society monthly auction, 30 lots, as described and shown in the drop down menu AUCTIONS. The description has been broken into 3 sections, due to space limitations.
Wednesday 20 July – social meeting, display by Don Rutherford, Sweden: King Facing Right, and Sandra Baker, French and British Antarctica
Wednesday 27 July – auction, viewing from 7.00pm, auction starts 8.00pm, hundreds of lots, see Don C for details. Venue is main hall at Pasterfield Community Centre.
Thursday 11 August – Annual General Meeting, annual competition and awards
Wednesday 17 August – social meeting, display by Barry Parker, Australia and Pacific, plus Jim MacDougall, Bermuda
Thursday 8 September – monthly meeting, 75th anniversary of the issue of the Newcastle Sesquicentenary stamps in 1947. Members bring along 6 pages of Newcastle memorabilia.
Wednesday 22 September – social meeting, display by Don Catterall, postcards
Thursday 13 October – monthly meeting
Wednesday 17 October – social meeting, displays by Tony Walker, Belgain Congo, and Ron Davis, Around Antarctica
Thursday 10 November – monthly meeting
Wednesday 22 November – social meeting, display by Russell Goddard, pot pouri
Thursday 8 December – monthly meeting
Wednesday 14 December – Christmas function at Pasterfield, start 11.30am for 12 noon, lunch and optional show & tell, hall booked until 4.00pm. All welcome!