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The Metro Louisville Stamp Society is one of a number of Kentucky stamp clubs and was organized to promote fraternity among the stamp collectors of Louisville and the surrounding area. We are a chapter member of the American Philatelic Association. The history of the Metro Louisville Stamp Society.
DATE & TIME: 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month. Socializing begins at about 7:30 p.m., business meeting at 8:00 p.m., and program shortly after that.
PLACE: Pitt Academy/Westport Road Christian Church, 7515 Westport Rd, about half a mile outside the Waterson.
- June 13 - LOUIPEX recap - discussion, what people bought.
- June 27 - Stamp hunt through BIG boxes. 20 free, 5 cents each after that
- July 11 - Dennis Morrow - travelog from recent trip
- July 25 - Buy, sell, trade
You just missed the LOUIPEX 2017 Stamp Show
- Dates: June 2 and 3 (Friday and Saturday).
- Location: St Leonard Catholic Church, 440 Zorn Ave, Louisville, KY
- Times: 10-5 Friday, 10-4 or 5 (depends on people) Saturday
- Start thinking about exhibiting!
- 13 dealers have signed up:
- Collector's Stamps - Louisville
- MCXI Philatelics, Ralph Greenhut. Northbrook, IL
- Richter STamp Co, Athens, GA
- M&S Hobbies, Indianapolis, IN
- B&W Stamp and Coin, Bill Vance. Joelton, TN
- Cover Connection, Buffalo, NY
- Queen City Stamps, Lafayette, GA
- Jim Newland Stamps & Postcards, Peru, IL
- David Alex, Glenview, IL
- Bardo Stamps, Buffalo Grove, IL
- Vest Pocket Philatelist, Cherokee Village, AR
- David Garwin LDG Stamps, Indianapolis, IN
- Charlie Hamilton, C&D Philatelics, Ruby, VA.
Our goals are
- To provide a place for local collectors to meet, swap and socialize,
- To further the philatelic education of our members
- To educate the public about stamp collecting and promote the hobby.
Our Constitution and Bylaws
Information on Exhibiting: