|The Crescent City Coin Club meets at 7:00 PM on the 3rd Thursday of every month, except for December when we have our annual Christmas Banquet!|
|We meet at the
VFW Hall at 3314 Richland Avenue in
Metairie, Louisiana just minutes from downtown New Orleans and the famous French Quarter.
The monthly meetings are about 2 hours long and guests are welcome.
Typical meeting agenda...
bourse activity (buying and selling of numismatic materials - coins, currency, and medals)
President calls the meeting to order (bourse activity stops)
President welcomes members and guests
Guests introduce themselves
President reads new member applications
President calls for a vote on new member applicants who's application has been read for a third time
Membership welcomes new members and new members pay their initial dues
Club Officers provide brief status and announcements
Program (programs vary each month with some standing programs)...
|December 2005||Christmas Banquet and installation of 2006 Officers and Board of Governors (Johnny Trauth's Seafood Bistro)|
|January 2006||Eric Leonard - Review of photos from Christmas Banquet and announcement of 2006 club officers and appointments|
|February 2006||Rafael Monzon - Doubloons, Their History|
|March 2006||Patricia Reno - H. Alvin Sharpe, A Man of Many Talents (summary version)|
|April 2006||Goofy Auction (a fun auction with anything and everything, except obscene or illegal material; limit 5 items per member)|
|May 2006||Patricia Reno - H. Alvin Sharpe, A Man of Many Talents (full version)|
|September 2006||Goofy Auction (a fun auction with anything and everything, except obscene or illegal material; limit 5 items per member)|
|November 2006||Election of 2007 Officers and Board of Governors|
|December 2006||Christmas Banquet and installation of 2007 Officers and Board of Governors|
TBD - To Be Determined
Break (about 5 to 10 minutes; bourse
activity is allowed during break)
|Door Prize||Random drawing for members and guests in attendance; prize is usually a mint set|
|Membership Drawing||Random drawing for members in attendance only; prize is a Morgan silver dollar|
|Coin Raffle||Drawing from tickets purchased (5 for $1); prizes are 20 coins total with the first coin a Silver Eagle|
|50/50 Raffle||Drawing from tickets purchased (1 for $1); prize is half of dollar value of 50/50 tickets sold|
Break (about 10 to 15 minutes to settle auction purchases; bourse activity is allowed during break)
|Recording Secretary||Report on meeting minutes and other matters of record|
|Minutes of Previous Meeting||Motion and vote to accept or change minutes of previous meeting|
|Show Chairman||Show Report|
|Corresponding Secretary||Report on club correspondence and mail received|
|Webmaster||Report on club website|
|Vice President||Report on meeting programs and educational seminars|
|President||Report on club metrics and strategic initiatives|
|Past-President||Report on Board of Governors activities|
|Committee Chair(s)||Report(s) on committee activities (however many committees exist)|
President calls for a vote to adjourn meeting
Our meeting and show location...
|VFW Metry Post 6640|
|3314 Richland Avenue|
|Metairie, LA 70002|
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