Fort Collins Coin Club – Meeting notice and minutes

It's coming up real fast!The next Fort Collins Coin Club meeting will be the first Friday in June, which is also the 1st of June - June 1, 2018!  Location is the same Bat time, same Bat channel for us old enough to remember the old Bat-mobile, the TV show, and only getting 3 channels on the TV.  Location is not the Bat Cave, but the normal Allnutt Funeral Home meeting room.  Doors open at 6:00 pm for snacks, refreshments, coin talk and stories, followed by the regular meeting and auction commencing promptly at 6:30. ​Minutes from May 1, 2018: President Dan Y. was absent, so the meeting was run by Vice President Ken S.  VP Ken noted that the officer election is coming up.  Motion made by Jim O. and…
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Fort Collins Coin Club Meeting Friday, May 4

The next Fort Collins Coin Club meeting will be the first Friday in May, the 4th, at or normal venue, the Allnutt Funeral Home meeting room.  Door open at 6:00 pm for snacks, refreshments, coin talk and stories, followed by the regular meeting and auction commencing promptly at 6:30. Here's a couple of Cinco de Mayo coins to help you remember that the meeting is one day before! Minutes from April 6, provided courtesy of Pres. Dan Y, who covered for me in my absence: We had 36 people in attendance. The ounce of silver attendance prize was won once again by "Lucky Gene" M, who is no stranger to winning these, and the $20 membership prize was won by Treasurer "Lefty Carlos" D., whom hasn't won a prize since 8 track tapes…
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Fort Collins Coin Club – Coin show help needed, meeting minutes and meeting date, auction list

It's COIN SHOW time, and a call to arms! ​ ​ Actually, nothing quite this dramatic.  Bet we do need volunteers to man the entry table and sell raffle tickets for the following times: Saturday, March 24, 9-10 am Saturday, March 24, 1pm to 5 pm (one hour shifts) Sunday, March 25, Lunch relief for Ann B. Please send me an e-mail if you can help for an hour or more.  No pay, but free training! Our Club Coin Show info: Fort Collins Coin Club Spring Show, 3 days:  Friday March 23 (3-7), Saturday March 24 (9-5) and Sunday March 25 (9-4).  Location is the same as last year's spring show at the McKee Building at The Ranch in Loveland.  Free admission and free parking. Raffle tickets are for sale…
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Fort Collins Coin Club – minutes and meeting reminder

March is coming in like a lion, so you know what that means - COINS! The next Fort Collins Coin Club meeting will be the first Friday in March, the 2nd, at or normal venue, the Allnutt Funeral Home meeting room.  Door open at 6:00 pm for snacks, refreshments, coin talk and stories, followed by the regular meeting and auction. Minutes from February 2: We had 37 people in attendance, 3 guests who found us online (thanks to Aron L for the website refresh!), and 2 new members.  Welcome aboard to Fay H and Scott T!  Here's a ship related to coins and treasure for you! The ounce of silver attendance prize was won by Don P, and Bill M., you missed out on the $20 membership prize, so it goes to…
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Fort Collins Coin Club Minutes and Meeting Notice – Friday, February 2

It's been sneakin' up on you, but the next Fort Collins Coin Club meeting will be the first Friday in February, the 2nd, at or normal venue, the Allnutt Funeral Home meeting room.  Door open at 6:00 pm for snacks, refreshments, coin talk and stories, followed by the regular meeting and auction (list attached). Minutes from January 5: We had 38 people in attendance, and one new member, Ross M.  Welcome! The ounce of silver attendance prize was won by Eva, and Tom V. won the membership prize of $20. Treasurer Carl D. reported the club's cash, details are in the minute book.  Carl also reported the December show posted a profit, and also reported the Christmas Party costs. The business meeting was run by VP Ken S. as President Dan…
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Fort Collins Coin Club Meeting notice, auction list and minutes

Merry Christmas to all!  I hope you all stay safe over the holidays and that Santa was good to you! So, put down the eggnog, cookies and refreshments, and mark your calendar for our 1st regular meeting of 2018: Friday, January 5 at 6:00 PM at our normal location, Allnutt Funeral Home at 600 W. Drake, Ft. Collins. We had a very active club coin show on December 2, with several positive reports from the 25 dealers.  All 32 tables were sold out.  Thanks to bourse chairman Jim O! And, the Christmas party was held on December 8.  Clay cleaned up on the bingo, and Mrs. Carl D. won the 1/10 ounce gold grand prize.  Thanks Dan Y. for bringing us Qdoba and running the Bingo.  Me, your faithful secretary, won…
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Fort Collins Coin Club – December reminders and minutes

This is December - well, almost.  That means two big things for us coin geeks: #1.  The first thing is that our coin club December coin show is on Saturday, December 2 at the Lincoln Center in Fort Collins.  It's on Saturday only. #2.  The Christmas Party.  The date is Friday, December 8 (which technically is the second Friday in December)   Same place as last year - the Fort Collins VFW at 603 Lesser DR, Fort Collins.   Food is catered in and  served at 6:00 pm, and if you can, bring a dessert to pass.  Bring your spouses, significant others and kids.  It's a very family friendly event with dinner, followed by Bingo for coin prizes. #3.  So remember, no club meeting or activity on Friday December 1. And, In January…
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Fort Collins Coin Club meeting notice: November 3, 2017 and October minutes

The next meeting will be on Friday, November 3 at 6:00 PM, at the regular time and place, Allnutt Funeral Home on 650 W. Drake.  The auction list is attached. List of 2017 upcoming coin shows: Denver Coin Expo at the National Western Complex, Thursday-Saturday, October 25-28 Fort Collins, our December one day show, Saturday, December 2 at the Lincoln Center Club Christmas Party: Friday, December 8, at 6:00 PM at the Fort Collins VFW.  Note that this is the 2nd Friday in December!  The address is 603 Lesser DR, Fort Collins. Dan Y. will pick up the Qdoba eats, and please bring a dessert to share, as Carl D. reports that he has a sweet tooth and a big appetite.  There will be bingo and very cool prizes!  There is no…
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Fort Collins Coin Club Minutes and October 6 Meeting and Auction

List of 2017 upcoming coin shows: Cheyenne, WY at the Radisson Hotel near I-80 and US 85, Saturday-Sunday, September 23-24 Longmont, at the Boulder County Fairgrounds, Saturday-Sunday, October 7-8 Denver Coin Expo at the National Western Complex, Thursday-Saturday, October 25-28 Fort Collins, our December one day show, Saturday, December 2 at the Lincoln Center Club Christmas Party:  Friday, December 8.   Save the date, details to follow. Minutes of the September 1 meeting: 21 members in attendance Club has 75 active members Attendance prize -1 ounce of silver - won by Aron L. Door prize - $30 - won by Gene M. Treasurer's report given by Carl D., details on file. Motion made and carried to have the club's Christmas party on Friday, December 8 at the VFW in Fort Collins.  Come…
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Fort Collins Coin Club minutes and meeting notice for Friday, September 1, 2017

The next meeting will be the first Friday in September, 9/1/17, at the Allnutt Funeral Home at 6:00 PM. The auction list will be going out later than usual, so look for it by e-mail around August 30. We had 39 people in attendance, and the ounce of silver was won by Don P. Sorry Dick V! You missed the membership prize of $25, so it goes to $30. Treasurer Carl D. reported the club's cash, details are in the minute book. Carl also reported that deposits were paid for the upcoming December and March coin shows. President Dan Y. reported on the club's spiffy new website and thanked Aron L. for setting that up. Dan also gave his report on the Denver ANA, PCGS grading standards and memorialized everyone's…
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