Brandywine Valley Stamp Club

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Brandywine Valley Stamp Club
2017-2018 Officers
President: Bob Rufe
Vice President: Walt Connelly
Treasurer: John Howker
Secretary: Jean Woods
Board of Directors:
Gates Clarke
John Graper
Tom Pesikey
Newsletter Editor: Jean Woods
Program Chair: Bob Swed

Grading Stamps

The Brandywine Valley Stamp Club usually meets on the second Wednesday of each month, except July and August, at The Summit Retirement Community meeting rooms. Annual dues are $15.00 and are due in January. Please submit an application with $15 payable to Brandywine Valley Stamp Club to: Mr. John Howker, 513 Ridgeview Drive, Hockessin, DE 19707-2315.

In addition, meetings of the Stamp Swap Club are planned three to four times during the year; see program schedule for details. (Temporarily on hold.)


February 14 , 2018 Meeting

The Smithsonian Centennial!

1946 Scott # 943, Concept to Production

by Daniel Piazza

Curator of Philately,

The National Postal Museum of

The Smithsonian Institution


2018 Meetings will be at:

The Summit (Retirement Community)

5850 Limestone Road, Hockessin, DE

- Link for Directions -

Social at 6:30 - Meeting at 7:00

with Light Refreshment!

There are No Meetings in July and August

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BVSC Meetings General Information:

Except for April, we start regularly scheduled monthly club meetings at 6:30 with a half hour of informal socializing, stamp talk and networking. There are no meetings in July and August.

The formal meeting starts at 7:00 pm with club news and business, followed by the program. We typically have a 50/50 drawing at each meeting (3 tickets/$2) to benefit our educational programs. Visitors are encouraged to join us at 6:30 for a meet and greet with our regular members.