California Stamp Clubs

January 01, 2010 10:31 AM

Alameda, Alameda Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first Tuesday, Immanuel Lutheran Church, 1910 Santa Clara Ave. Richard Hoffman, rhoffman2001@yahoo.com.

Alameda, Scandinavian Collector's Club. Meets first Saturday, at 2133 Santa Clara Ave., #102. Herbert R. Volin, 2133 Santa Clara Ave., #102, Alameda, CA 94501.

Anaheim, Orange County Philatelic Society. Meets 7:30 p.m. first Friday, Brookhurst Community Center, Brookhurst and Crescent. Michael Cress, Box 847, Anaheim, CA 92815-0847.

Arcadia, Arcadia Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday, Our Savior Lutheran Church, 512 W. Duarte Road. C. Allan Spencer, 4644 Vineta Ave., La Canada, CA 91011-2617.

Avery, Stamp Club of Calaveras County. Meets 7:30 p.m. fourth Tuesday, St. Clairs Episcopal Church. Pat Lix, 5853 Pettinger Road, Valley Springs, CA 95252.

Bakersfield, Bakersfield Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. third Thursday, Jim Burkeford Conference Room A, 21st and Oak streets. Robert A. Johnston, 2001 Canter Way, Bakersfield, CA 93309.

Bay Point, Council of Northern California Philatelic Societies. Meets quarterly at various locations. Leonard Holmsten, 396 Smalley Ave., Hayward, CA 94541.

Burbank, Burbank Stamp Club. Meets 6:30 p.m. second Tuesday, 1358 N. Naomi St. Max Bunshaft, Box 9215, North Hollywood, CA 91609-1215.

Capitola, Santa Cruz County Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. third Tuesday, City Hall Council Chambers, 420 Capitola Ave. Harold A. Short, Box 2864, Santa Cruz, CA 95063.

Carmel, Monterey Peninsula Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. second Wednesday, 3029 Lorca Lane. Harold Seyferth, 50 Yankee Point, Carmel, CA 93923.

Clearlake, Golden Gate Precancel Society. Meeting times and places vary. Roberta Coltman, Box 102, Clearlake, CA 95422-0102.

Downey, Downey California Stamp Club. Meets first Wednesday, Maude Price School, 9500 Tweedy Lane. William Sherman, 7315 Bluff Road, Downey, CA 90240.

El Cajon, East County Stamp Club. Meets 11 a.m. second and fourth Saturday, 126 Rea St. Gerhard Lorenzen, 4262 Blackton Drive, La Mesa, CA 91941.

El Cerrito, Netherlands Philatelists of California. Meets 1:30 p.m. third Saturday at members' homes. Frank Ennik, 811 Seaview Drive, El Cerrito, CA 94530-3008.

El Segundo, Hughes El Segundo Empire Association Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. second and fourth Monday; second Monday at Westside Pavilion, fourth at HESEA Clubhouse, Los Angeles. Gerald C. Tobin, 366 S. Westgate Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90049.

Eureka, Humboldt Collectors Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. fourth Tuesday, Redwood Acres Fairgrounds, Turf Room, 3750 Harris Ave. John E. Burke, 2236 G St., Eureka, CA 95501.

Fort Bragg, Mendocino Coast Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. first Thursday, F.B. Library Community Room, 499 E. Laurel. Chuck Jones, Box 2910, Fort Bragg, CA 95437.

Fremont, Fremont Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. second Thursday, Fremont Cultural Arts Center, 3375 County Drive. Ray McCoy, Box 1061, Fremont, CA 94538. Henry Marquez, P.O. Box 1061, Fremont, CA 94587; marquezh@comcast.net.

Fresno, Fresno Philatelic Society. Meets 12:30 p.m. first Sunday and 6:30 p.m. third Thursday, Rex Phebus Veterans Memorial Building, Clovis, 5th and Hughes. Gilbert P. Parent, 5050 E. White, Fresno, CA 93727.

Fullerton, Beckman Philatelic Society. Meets 8 p.m. third Monday, at various locations. Louise Van Ingen, Box 369, Placentia, CA 92670.

Grass Valley, Gold Country Stamp Club. Meets 6:30 p.m. first and third Thursdays, Nevada County Senior Center. Thomas D. Robins, 15629 Colfax Highway, Grass Valley, CA 95945.

Hemet, San Jacinto Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. second Wednesday, Provident Savings, 1690 E. Florida. Delmar J. Albright, 41665 Johnston Ave., Hemet, CA 92544-7501.

Hemet, Southern California Precancel Club, Meeting times and places vary. Jack K. Paul, 725 W. Thornton Ave., #132, Hemet, CA 92543.

Huntington Beach, McDonnell Douglas Philatelic Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. first and third Tuesday, McDonnell Douglas Club, Huntington Beach. Robert J. Gunkel, 1227 Devon Lane, Newport Beach, CA 92660.

Kensington, East Bay Collectors Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. first and third Thursdays, Kensington Community Center, 59 Arlington Avenue. Randy Tuuri, 29 Cambridge Way, Piedmont, CA 94611.

Lake Forest, Saddleback Stamp Club. Meets 7:15 p.m. second and fourth Wednesday, Freedom Village Retirement Community, Pavilion Room, 23442 El Toro Road. Mark R. Winters at e-mail markandsheri@cox.net, web site www.saddlebackstampclub.org.

Lancaster, A.V. Stamp Club. Meets 2 p.m. second Sunday, Lancaster Estates Clubhouse, 45465 25th St. E. Mary E. Escarcega, 41844 Shain Lane, Quartz Hill, CA 93536-3147.

Long Beach, Long Beach Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. first and third Tuesday, Millikan High School Cafeteria, 2800 Snowden Ave. H. David Cooper, 15072 Capetown Lane, Huntington Beach, CA 92647.

Los Altos, Foothill Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. first and third Monday, Great Western Bank Building, 199 Main St. Lucy Berardi, 160 S. Springer Road, Los Altos, CA 94022.

Los Angeles, Brentwood Library Children's Stamp Club. Meets 3 p.m. every Thursday, D.B. Kaufman Brentwood Branch Library, 11820 San Vicente Blvd. David Liban, 11820 San Vicente Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049.

Los Angeles, Bunker Hill Stamp Club. Meets 1 p.m. fourth Friday, Angelus Plaza Senior Activity Center, 255 S. Hill St., downtown Los Angeles. Don Schilling, P.O. Box 712165, Bunker Hill Station, Los Angeles, CA 90071.

Los Angeles, Collectors Club of Hollywood. Meets 8 p.m. second Tuesday, St. Kliment Church, Virginia and Bronson avenues. George J. Tacheff, 723 N. Edgemont St., Los Angeles, CA 90029.

Los Angeles, Hughes Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. second and fourth Monday in Brentwood and Culver City. E-mail Davestamp@aol.com.

Los Angeles, Philatelic Society of Los Angeles. Meets 7:30 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday, Westside Pavilion. William Miller, secretary@stampsla.com, Website: www.stampsla.com.

Los Angeles, Scandinavian Philatelic Library of Southern California. Meets 7:30 p.m. first Wednesday, Union Federal Bank, 13300 Ventura, Sherman Oaks. Paul A. Nelson, Box 310, Claremont, CA 91711.

Los Angeles, Society of Israel Philatelists Los Angeles Chapter. Meets 2 p.m. fourth Sunday, California Federal Bank, 8485 Wilshire Blvd. N.L. Senensieb, 15032 Acre St., Sepulveda, CA 91343.

Montrose, Glendale Stamp Club. Meets 8 p.m. fourth Monday, Glendale Federal Savings, Montrose. Joseph H. Mirsky, 4359 Ramsdell Ave., La Crescenta, CA 91214.

Newbury Park, Conejo Valley Philatelic Society. Meets 7:30 p.m. second Wednesday, King of Glory Lutheran Church, 2500 Borchard Road. Harlan M. Walker, 637 Paseo Esmeralda, Newbury Park, CA 91320.

Newport Beach, McDonnell Douglas Philatelic Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. first and third Tuesday, McDonnell Douglas Club, Huntington Beach. Robert J. Gunkel, 1227 Devon Lane, Newport Beach, CA 92660.

Oakhurst, Mountain Area Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. second Thursday, Yosemite National Bank Conference Room. Ken Kingsbury, Box 1087, Coarsegold, CA 93614.

Pacific Palisades, Pacific Palisades Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. first and third Tuesday, Pacific Palisades Library, 861 Alma Real Drive. Hazel Marshall, 600 Lachman Lane, Pacific Palisades, CA 90272.

Pasadena, J.P.L. Stamp Club. Meets noon second Tuesday, Visitor Control Conference Room, 4800 Oak Grove Drive. James R. Rose, Box 771, La Canada, CA 91012-0771.

Petaluma, Petaluma Philatelic Society. Meets 7:30 p.m. first and third Saturday, Westamerican Bank, Community Room, Washington Square Shopping Center. Ronald W. Thurner, 1161 Adrienne Way, Santa Rosa, CA 95401-4476.

Petaluma, Redwood Empire Collectors Club. Meets 6 p.m. third Wednesday, Fino Restaurant, 208 Petaluma Blvd. Kurt Schau, Box 659, Petaluma, CA 94953.

Poway, Poway Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. second and fourth Wednesday, Meadowbrook School Auditorium, 12320 Meadowbrook Lane. Erik Nilsen, 4524 Castleton Way, San Diego, CA 92117.

Poway, Virtual Stamp Club on Delphi. Meets 9:30 p.m. second and fourth Wednesday, Genie Online Service. Ed Ozmun, 13619 Powers Road, Poway, CA 92064-3615.

Redding, Redding Stamp Club. Meets 2 p.m. first Sunday, 7 p.m. third Tuesday, River Oaks Retirement Residence, 301 Hartnell Ave. G.M. Heminger, 2975 Dove St., Redding, CA 96001.

Redlands, Redlands Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. fourth Tuesday, Church of Christ, 1000 Roosevelt Road. Arthur Thomas, Box 48, Redlands, CA 92373.

Redondo Beach, TRW Stamp Club. Meets noon second and fourth Tuesday, TRW Complex, E2/1200. A.F. Conrad, 7755 Quimby Ave., Canoga Park, CA 91304.

Redwood City, Sequoia Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday, Community Activities Center, 1400 Roosevelt Ave. Jim Giacomazzi, Box 235, San Carlos, CA 94070.

Riverside, Riverside Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. second Monday, Recreation Room, 9391 California Ave. J.L. Meyer, 20112 Westpoint Drive, Riverside, CA 92507.

Sacramento, Sacramento Philatelic Society. Meets 7 p.m. Wednesday, Easter Seal Society, 3205 Hurley Way. Bob V. Short, 1831 Discovery Drive, Roseville, CA 95747-6203.

Salinas, Monterey County Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. fourth Thursdays, St. Ansgar's Lutheran Church, Meeting Room, 72 East San Joaquin St., Salinas. Jim Dirksen, 1107 Kentfield Drive, Salinas, CA 93901-1085.

San Bernardino, Arrowhead Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. second Wednesday, Riley School, All Purpose Room, 13th and G streets. William C. Brooks VI, Box 2698, San Bernardino, CA 92406-2698.

San Diego, Philatelic "25". Meets 7:30 p.m. third Wednesday at members' homes. Les Lanphear, Box 80843, San Diego, CA 92138.

San Diego, San Diego County Philatelic Council. Meets 7:30 p.m. last Monday of June, August, July and October, San Diego County Philatelic Library, 4133 Poplar St. Manuel Marti, 1832 Craigmore Ave., Escondido, CA 92127.

San Diego, San Diego Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday, North Park Recreation Center, 4044 Idaho St. Janice Madsen, 5225 Trojan Ave., No. 2, San Diego, CA 92115.

San Francisco, California Collectors Club. Meets 7 p.m. Friday, First United Lutheran Church, 6555 Geary at 30th Avenue. Ed Jarvis, Box 210712, San Francisco, CA 94121-0712.

San Francisco, Collectors Club of San Francisco. Meets 7 p.m. second Wednesday, L'Olivier Restaurant, 465 Davis Court. Vesma Grinfelds, 3800 21st St., San Francisco, CA 94114.

San Francisco, Golden Gate Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. first and third Monday, Police Station, Taraval Police Station Community Room, 2345 24th Avenue. Bob Gordon at bob@lgbtpartnership.org.

San Francisco, San Francisco-Pacific Philatelic Society. Meets 7 p.m. second Tuesday, San Francisco Police Department-Richmond Station, 461 6th Ave. Bill and Janice Wallace, P.O. Box 16381, San Francisco, CA 94116.

San Jose, San Jose Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first and third Wednesday, Lincoln Glen School. Mike R. Renfro, Box 21429, San Jose, CA 95151.

San Jose, West Valley Philatelic Society. Meets 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Cypress Senior Center, 403 S. Cypress Ave. Alvin C. Beckett, Cypress Senior Center, 403 S. Cypress Ave., San Jose, CA 95117-1530.

San Leandro, Philatelic Society of San Leandro. Meets 8 p.m. third Tuesday, San Leandro City Library, Harrison Street and Estudillo. A. Sandy McNichols, 16193 Via Del Robles, San Lorenzo, CA 94580.

San Luis Obispo, San Luis Obispo Philatelic Society. Laurence Houlgate, P.O. Box 12628, San Luis Obispo CA 93406; ldhoulgate@yahoo.com.

San Mateo, Peninsula Stamp Club. Meets annually at Westpex stamp show. Vesma Grinfelds, 3800 21st St., San Francisco, CA 94114.

San Rafael, Tamalpais Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. second and fourth Friday, 930 Tamalpais Ave. Jay R. Losselyong, 26 Jefferson Ave., San Rafael, CA 94903.

Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first and third Tuesday, City Recreation Center, 100 E. Carillo St. David Johannsen, 5290 Overpass Road, Suite 208, Santa Barbara, CA 93111.

Simi Valley, Simi Valley Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first Monday and third Thursday. Marian Bowman, Box 3631, Simi Valley, CA 93063.

Sonora, Tuolumne County Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. second Wednesday, Tuolumne County Library, 480 Greenley Road. Robert Adam, 17300 Blackbird Lane, Sonora, CA 95370.

Stockton, Stockton Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. second Wednesday, 2818 W. Telegraph Ave. Wesley S. Waite, 2818 W. Telegraph Ave., Stockton, CA 95204.

Sunnyvale, Friends of the Western Philatelic Library. Meets 7 p.m. first Wednesday at various locations. Roger D. Skinner, Box 2219, Sunnyvale, CA 94087.

Sunnyvale, Sunnyvale Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. Tuesday, Sunnyvale Community Center, Remington Avenue. Bernard A. Ross, Box 2909, Sunnyvale, CA 94084.

Torrance, Torrance Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. first and third Monday, Torrance Airport, 3301 Airport Drive. Raymond D. Rodgers, 3023 Lomina Ave., Long Beach, CA 90808.

Vallejo, Vallejo Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first and third Tuesday, Vallejo Community Center, Club Room, 225 Amador. Michael S. Turrini, Box 121, Vallejo, CA 94590.

Van Nuys, Greater Valley Philatelic Society. Meets 7 p.m. first Friday and third Thursday, Sherman Oaks Senior Citizen Center, 5166 Van Nuys Blvd. Lynne Gershenow, Box 8191, Van Nuys, CA 91409.

Van Nuys, West Valley Stamp Club. Meets 7 p.m. first Tuesday and third Friday, First Lutheran Church, 18355 Roscoe Blvd. Sally Marx, Box 8014, Van Nuys, CA 91409.

Ventura, Ventura County Philatelic Society. Meets 7:30 p.m. first and third Monday, Church of the Foothills, 6279 Foothill Road. John Weigle, Box 6536, Ventura, CA 93006.

Visalia, Visalia Philatelic Society. Meets 7:30 p.m. second and fourth Tuesday, YMCA Building. Thomas Z. Stillman, 2529 Dartmouth, Visalia, CA 93277.

Walnut Creek, Diablo Valley Stamp Club. Meets 7:30 p.m. second and fourth Thursday, Leisure Service Building Multipurpose Room, 1650 N. Broadway. T.H. Kammerer, 260 Stevenson Drive, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523.

Watsonville, Pajaro Valley Junior Stamp Club. Meets 4 p.m. second Saturday, Watsonville Public Library. Frank Nekvasil, 82 Blanca Lane, Watsonville, CA 95076.

Watsonville, Pajaro Valley Stamp Club. Meets 2 p.m. fourth Saturday, Episcopal Church Room 10, 437 Rogers Ave. Frank Nekvasil, 82 Blanca Lane, Watsonville, CA 95076.