May ’17 Newsletter

cropped-wcc-logo1.pngWaukesha Coin Club Newsletter
VOL.XLIX May 2017  #5

Our April meeting included many items shared from members.  The evening was capped of with our annual raffle drawing.  The top two raffle sellers were: Mark Melby and Don Kaminski.  Each received a Silver Eagle for their efforts. Dick presented a banner to be used for future coin displays.


  • Our next regular meeting of the Waukesha Coin Club will be held at 7:00 P.M. on Wednesday, May 3rd, 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.
  • According to news reports, Food Pantries are low.  Please bring Non-perishable food items to meeting.
  • Guests Welcome: If anyone wants to bring new collectors young or old to the meetings, remember that guests are always welcome.

Trivia:  The popular Silver American Eagle $1 coins borrowed their obverse design from which other coin?

Pot Coin:  Buffalo Nickel,  VG or better

Coin Shows:


April 26 – 29, 2017 – Central States – Schaumburg, IL
CSNS 78th annual convention. Schaumburg Renaissance Hotel & Conv. Ctr, 1551 North Thoreau Drive, Schaumburg, IL. Educational Forum, 300 booth bourse, Heritage auctions, free parking. Cont: Patricia Foley 414-698-6498,,

April 30, 2017 – Green Bay
Nicolet Coin Club’s spring show. Stadium View Bar and Grill, 1963 Holmgren Way, Green Bay, WI 54304. 50 tables, Free Admission and Parking. 9am – 3pm. Contact: Roger Bohn 920-819-7294

May 7, 2017– Kohler
Sheboygan Coin Club’s fall show. The Village at 170, 170 Range Line Rd. Kohler, WI 53044. 9am – 3:30pm. Free Admission. Contact: Ed Rautmann, PO Box 907, Sheboygan, WI 53081. 920-893-5864.

Refreshments to be provided by: (? – did not record who)

Door Prizes Club supplied


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