*3/21/2017 Meeting will be in the Razorback Room & the Club will be providing food at $5 per person*
*Membership from 2016 are no longer active after tonight. Please renew your membership for 2017 tonight if you have not already done so.*
The Northwest Arkansas Coin Club Meeting tonight is at Embassy Suites from 6pm-9pm. Attached are several items, Auction sheet, Coin Club Bylaws, and Rules for the auction. Please print those out if that is something you need.
February 2017 Meeting Notes:
-Bill Nelson shared news about upcoming Coin Shows
-Mark Yarbrough gave the secretary notes from January’s Meeting
-Daniel Yarbrough gave the treasurer's report
-Tom Yancey gave an educational presentation on the ARRC(Alaskan Rural Rehabilitation Corporation)
A few quick notes about tomorrow night’s meeting as well as a few other items:
-The meeting will be on the main floor of the Hotel in the Razorback Room. Please ask the front desk if you need help finding this room.
-We are going to try our best and start the meeting at 6:00 pm, so we can finish as close to 9:00 pm as possible.
-Numerous Members have been donating books to the club and we have started a small Numismatic Library and these are available to members to check out. Please check with one of the officers if you would like to borrow a book.
-Annual Memberships are currently $25. Membership becomes delinquent March of 2017
-Please notice that the auction rules have changed. The only change is that all members are allowed to bid on their own items in the auction, but will be required to pay 5% to the club if they are the winning bid on any of their own items.
-We do take Credit/Debit Cards as a form of payment.
February Monthly Drawing Items will be:
2013 1/10oz Gold American Eagle Proof Box/CoA
1882-CC $1 Morgan Silver Dollar Uncirculated
1957 50C Franklin Half Dollar Proof
1976 Bicentennial Gold Plated Medal Box/CoA
March 2017 Issue of the Numismatist Magazine
$1 buys 1 Ticket, $5 buys 6 tickets, $10 buys 13 tickets, & $20 buys 27 tickets
First Ticket has First choice, Second ticket has second choice, etc…6 tickets will be drawn
Only members can sell items in the auction. Each Lifetime Member is allowed to auction 10 items, Annual Members are allowed 7 items. 95% of the combined sell price will go to the seller, 5% of the combined sell price will go to the club. Any seller who sells a combined total of more than $300 will only pay $15 to the club. If selling choice, highest bidder gets their choice, and second highest bidder gets his choice at the same price as the highest bidder. Attached is an auction sheet and rules for the auction.
Our total number of members since March 2015 has now grown to 135 members since March 2015, 115 are active memberships, and 32 of those are now Lifetime Members.
We have also had 8 new members join in 2017, please reach out and introduce yourself to some of the new members to help them feel welcomed.
Embassy Suites-The Rogers Room
3303 S. Pinnacle Hills Parkway
Rogers, AR 72758