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RPSC
Royal Philatelic
Society of Canada

BNAPS
British North America
Philatelic Society


The Canadian Stamp
Dealers Association


Canada Post

Next Meeting: 14 May 2019

Program: Dennis Bedley: “The Canadian-Siberian Expedition 1919.”
Show and Tell

Guests are always welcome.  Please bring a friend!!

NOVApex 2019 - September 20-21 2019: East Dartmouth Community Centre, 50 Caledonia Road.

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“My uncle died and left me his stamp collection....”
What To Do When You Inherit Stamps

By Bob Ingraham, British Columbia Philatelic Society

This paper provides three choices available to you if you should happen to inherit a stamp collection: 1) Become a Collector; 2) Donate your collection; or, 3) Sell your collection.  Click on the title for the full story (PDF document) and don't forget the as a source of information.


The Nova Scotia Stamp Club as been in existence for over 80 years under its current constitution . Organized philately in Nova Scotia, however, is recorded back to the 1880's with the existence of the then Nova Scotia Philatelic Association (circa 1887). The Club today is still a vibrant organization of approximately 120 members from around the globe.  More club history ....

The club hosts a yearly bourse and exhibition - NOVAPEX and since hosting the Royal Philatelic Society of Canada Convention in 2004 is now a regular cycle of regional and national shows on opposite years.

The Mission and Mandate of the Club is to encourage the collecting of postage stamps, related items and the study of Philately. To promote interest in the hobby, the Club meets monthly to exchange and acquire Philatelic items and knowledge for the mutual benefit of all members.  NSSC has a membership of more then 120 - mostly from Nova Scotia, but we also have members in other eastern provinces to Ontario and several International members.

Meeting Information

The Nova Scotia Stamp Club holds regular meetings on the second Tuesday of the Month (except July and August) from 7:30 to 9:30 pm.

Place:
The Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History (Side Entrance)
1747 Summer Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia
Paid parking only is available at the Museum lot.
 


Monthly Program 2018-2019

We are currently planning the 2018-19 program. If you have program ideas please let us know

Date Program
September 11, 2018 Annual General Meeting
October 9, 2018 Canada Post 2019 Stamp Program
November 13, 2018 Bill Burden - "Philatelic Phishing or Pharming"
December 11, 2018 Michael Pierce on “What Christmas Means to Me”
Club Social, Charity Auction
January 8, 2019 Bob Boehner - "The Cost Rica Story"
February 12, 2019 TBA
March 12, 2019 Tour of the Almon Street Postal Facility
April 9, 2019 Jeff Parks - "Virtual Collecting?"
 May 14, 2019 Dennis Bedley - "The Canadian Siberian Expedition 1919"
 June 11 2019 Social; Swap meet
 September 20-21 2019 NOVAPEX 2019: East Dartmouth Community Centre


Guests and Visitors are always welcome!



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