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 17th 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 22 and 23, 20229 AM - 5 PM Saturday, 9 AM - 4 PM SundayFree 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 06/16/2022. See Show Program for details.
For additional information, please see: Stamp Show LinkWhy Collect Stamps? Stamp collecting is one of the most popular hobbies in the world. Butwhy collect stamps? Aren’t stamps nothing more than pictures on small pieces of paper? Inreality, stamps represent historical events, people, and places. It is a stepping stone to learningas much or as little about local or world history as you want, With the aid of an excellent stampcatalog, the world is at your finger tips -- its like visiting exotic places from your own livingroom.