If you are a stamp collector, or interested in becomine one,come to one of our meetings.We meet every 2nd and 4thThursday of the month at 7:00 PM at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 6901 Wyoming Blvd, Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM, 87109.Albuquerque Philatelic Societyoffers:•Reference Library•Member Presentation•Philatelic Discussions•Members Swap Meets•Bimonthly Newsletter•NewMexPex
Albuquerque Philatelic Society
Stamp Collecting is Fun!
The NewMexico Philatelic Exhibition
Our 18th annual postage stamp show with exhibits, Gifts for kids,door prizes, dealer tables and more.
Meadowlark Senior Center4330 Meadowlark Lane, SE Rio Rancho, New MexicoOctober 28 and 29, 20239 AM - 5 PM Saturday, 9 AM - 4 PM Sunday Free admission and parking, gifts for the kids, US Post Office on site with a special show cancel plus a “What’s in your Attic” table and lots of stamps.Sponsors: Albuquerque Philatelic Society, Rio Rancho Stamp club and the Meadowlark Senior Center. Revised 07/21/2023. See Show Program for details.
WhyCollectStamps?Stampcollectingisoneofthemostpopularhobbiesintheworld.Butwhycollect stamps?Aren’tstampsnothingmorethanpicturesonsmallpiecesofpaper?Inreality,stamps representhistoricalevents,people,andplaces.Itisasteppingstonetolearningasmuchoraslittle aboutlocalorworldhistoryasyouwant,Withtheaidofanexcellentstampcatalog,theworldisatyour finger tips -- its like visiting exotic places from your own livingroom.