Tacoma-Lakewood Coin Club

TLCC is a non-profit corporation registered in the State of Washington.
Address: Tacoma-Lakewood Coin Club c/o David F. Schmidt, PO Box 11192, Tacoma, WA 98411, phone 253-565-6565.
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TLCC News Summary 2013

Happy Holidays! The final meeting of 2013, the annual holiday party, has been completed!
We'll see you again in the new year!

TLCC coin show and banquet! March 2013 was once again a big month for the TLCC!!

See the PNNA calendar for more upcoming coin shows, and see "Club Information" below for regular TLCC club meetings.

TLCC Library List! (PDF file) Members may borrow materials subject to club policies.

2013 Meeting Programs:

The December 3, 2013 meeting featured the annual holiday party (Holiday Extravaganza by Mike and Bonnie Zagorin); also raffle drawings and club elections. The club officers list will be updated shortly.

At the November 5 meeting, there was an expanded show and tell. Members were requested to bring something and share their knowledge with fellow members.

At the October 1 meeting, Kevin Charboneau enlightened us on "the various techniques and software available for tracking our collections."

At the September 3 meeting, Steve Roggow (photo at left) spoke about "Different ways to collect" and "Collections that anybody can put together." There was also a brief ANA convention report.

At the August 6 meeting, Paul Gardner spoke about his "Century Collection." At the June 4 meeting, the educational program was "Wiener medals (of cathedrals)" by Dave Schmidt.

At the May 7 meeting, Dan Duncan from Pinnacle Rarities spoke to the club about the "rare coin market and related topics."

There was a TLCC Special Meeting at the PNNA Convention, April 13, 2013 at noon at the Tukwila Community Center in Tukwila, WA. Dave Schmidt introduced the meeting, and Eric Holcomb presented "Best of TLCC Show & Tell," covering about three dozen items from the years 2002 to 2012.

At the April 2 meeting, Brian Wagner was the speaker, giving members and guests some "tips on great cent finds."

At the March 5 meeting, longtime club member Frank Benedict spoke about "Collecting Coins - Start to Finish."

The February 5 meeting program was "The History and Collecting of State Tax Tokens" by club vice president Rick Schulz.

The January 8 meeting featured guest speaker Dick Billings (shown in photo at left) speaking on the topic of "Notgeld," a form of "emergency money" privately issued in Germany during the 1920s in many varieties and materials including paper, metal and porcelain. See the sample exhibit items (then select January 2013) for more photos.

See sample exhibit items from TLCC regular meetings.
These are items members bring each month for "show & tell."