Golden Horseshoe Post Card Club

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Contact Information
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Primary Contact Jon Soyka, President; Phone: 905-388-5840; Email:
Alternate Contact Peggy MacLeod, Secretary/Newsletter Editor; Phone: 905-521-3052; Email:
Site Information
Located In Community Halton Region
Mailing Address c/o Peggy MacLeod 
213 Grant Ave 
Hamilton, ON L8N 2X9
Physical Access Fully Accessible - meeting location
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Golden Horseshoe Postcard Club (see Golden Horseshoe Post Card Club)
Agency Information
Description (Agency) A club of private collectors interested in deltiology (the collection and study of old picture postcards) and local history
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1985
Funding Fees - membership dues
Elections Annually
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Meet to discuss hobby and share information.  
* occasionally have guest speakers presenting information about post cards, or giving presentations using post cards to share information 
Activities include:  
* meetings featuring conversations with fellow collectors  
* viewing presentations by other members and invited guests  
* researching and discussing topics suggested by members  
* an annual multi-dealer show and sale organized by the club (last Sunday in Sep, at the Dundas Lions Community Centre, 10 Market St S, Dundas)  
* dinner with fellow club members at a local restaurant at least once per year 
* current project is a series of 3 post card books about Hamilton and the area, the first volume is currently available for sale.
Hours Meet Sep-Nov and Jan-Jun: fourth Wed of each month, 7:30 pm, usually at the Community Room, Fortinos, 65 Mall Rd, Hamilton ON L8V 5B5 * phone or check information on web site prior to meeting to confirm location
Areas Served Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) - and surrounding area ; Niagara Region
Eligibility Anyone of any age interested in collecting or learning about antique post cards and their history, and interested in discovering the history of local communities through antique post cards.
Application Access membership form on web site, or request from club contacts.
Languages English
Fees Membership - Sep 1-Aug 31 annually * includes newsletter (up to nine issues per year)
Categories and Classification
Main Category Sports / Recreation
Secondary Category Special Interest Clubs
Service Categories Collector Clubs
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