May ’16 Newsletter

cropped-wcc-logo1.pngWaukesha Coin Club
VOL.XLVIII  May 2016  #45

mercuryUnited States Mint Opens Sales for
2016 Mercury Dime Centennial Gold Coin on April 21

Club Officers:
President – Randy Raikes
Vice President – Garrett Schumacher
Secretary – Don Kaminski
Treasurer – Mark Melby

Club ANA #:  C-1070749

Our April meeting included a quick summary of our past coin show and a few club items such as: Randy wants to post Waukesha Exonumia on the club website, club is interested in purchasing a projector for monthly presentations, announcement of Channel 10 Great TV Auction for MPTV April 29-May 5th.

We proceeded after break to conduct our annual raffle.  Winners not in attendance will receive their prizes by mail.

Next Meeting Agenda Items;

  • May’s Presentation by Tom Snyder – “Currency Collection”
  • Our next regular meeting of the Waukesha Coin Club will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, May 4th , at the Waukesha Salvation Army meeting room located at 445 Madison Street. The Salvation Army is located one block west of the corner of Highway 18 and Madison Street.  Enter through the back door and take the elevator to the second floor.


  • Email Randy pictures of any Waukesha Exonumia with descriptions to post on the WCC website.
  • Guests Welcome: If anyone wants to bring new collectors young or old to the meetings, remember that guests are always welcome!

Trivia:   What year was the last Proof types made of the Mercury Dime?

Pot Coin:   (1) Mercury Dime, VF or better – bring extras to sell!

Coin Shows:

April 27-30, 2016 – Central States – Schaumburg, IL – CSNS 77th anniversary convention at the Schaumburg Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center, 1551 North Thoreau Drive, Schaumburg, IL 60173.

Bus Ride to Central States Show on Friday April 29th (?).  Contact Dave Hunsinger or Tom Casper of MNS

Next meeting: May 4th

Refreshments to be provided by: ?
Door Prizes to be provided by: ?