Casa Grande, Arizona Federation of Stamp Clubs. Meets quarterly. 8930 N. Spinel Place, Tucson, AZ 85742. Phone: 520-572-8980, e-mail: email@example.com
Flagstaff, Flagstaff Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first Wednesday, Adult center, 245 Thorpe Road. Robert J. Lackner, Box 43, Flagstaff, AZ 86002.
Fountain Hills, Fountain Hills Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. fourth Thursday, Palo Verde Room, Eagle Park. Dan & Rose Evander, 17307 E. Via Del Oro, Fountain Hills, AZ 85268.
Mesa, Mesa Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. third Wednesday, Alma Meadows Mobile Home Park Club House, 535 S. Alma School Road, Mesa. Web site www.mesastampclub.info, contact LSherlock2@cox.net,firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com.
Phoenix, Phoenix Philatelic Association. Meets the 2nd and 4th Tuesday from January to June and in September. Meets on the 2nd Tuesday only in July, August, October, November, and December. Meetings are held at 7 p.m. at Monte Vista Baptist Church, 2409 N. 36 Street, Phoenix, Arizona 85008. Bill Chesser, 602-956-3497, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prescott, Prescott Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first and third Tuesday, Prescott Community Church, 3151 Willow Creek Road. Peter E.H. Shrimpton, 830 Northwood Loop, Prescott, AZ 86303.
Scottsdale, Arizona Precancel Club. Meeting times and places vary. George Gilinsky, Box 8785, Scottsdale, AZ 85252.
Sedona, Verde Valley Stamp Club. Meets 6:30 p.m. second Wednesday, VOCA Community Building, 690 Bell Rock Blvd. Zdenek Salzmann, 120 Highland Drive, South, Sedona, AZ 86351.
Sierra Vista, Roadrunner Stamp Club. Meets bi-monthly. Contact Steve Staton, 5153 S. San Paulo Ave., Sierra Vista, AZ 85650. Arizona Federation of Stamp Clubs, Club President, Steve Staton, 5153 S. San Paulo Ave., Sierra Vista, AZ 85650.
Sun City, Sun City Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first Monday and third Tuesday, Marinette Recreation center, 99th Avenue and Union Hills Drive. Margaret Stahl, 19658 N. Willowcreek Circle, Sun City, AZ 85351-2840.
Sun City West, Sun City West Coin and Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. second Tuesday, 2 p.m. fourth Tuesday; second Tuesday at Kuentz Recreation center, fourth Tuesday at Johnson Recreation center. Dick Scanlon, 15919 Heritage Drive, Sun City West, AZ 85375.
Sun Lakes, Sun Lakes Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first Tuesday, Sun Lakes Ph. I Country Club, 25601 N. Sun Lakes Blvd. John R. Storm, 1568 E. Winged Foot Drive, Chandler, AZ 85249.
Tucson, Arizona Philatelic Rangers. Meets 6:30 p.m. Friday at various major stamp shows. John Birkinbine, Box 36657, Tucson, AZ 85740-6657.
Tucson, Tucson Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first and third Saturday, Peggy Slusser Memorial Library of the Postal History Foundation, 920 N. First Ave. Steve Brainerd, Box 77923, Tucson, AZ 85703.
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June 17, 2015 04:15 PMDuring its most recent board meeting, held by telephone June 10, the American Philatelic Society board of directors approved the Institute for Analytical Philately as an APS affiliate. Read More ›
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Chad Snee reports on the National Postal Museum reception for the display of the British Guiana 1¢ Magenta stamp.
Watch as Linn’s Stamp News associate editor Michael Baadke reports on the recent U.S. postage rate changes and the 10 new stamps being issued this week.
It is always a treat to get to see stamp dealers’ own collections.
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