• INTERESTED IN VINTAGE POSTCARDS?

    Join us as a guest at one of our ZOOM meetings. Here’s our schedule of UPCOMING  MEETINGS which are monthly except for the summer.  Or, become a TPC Facebook friend to stay connected!

Club Meetings

A ‘rebus’ puzzle on a leather postcard. Postmarked 1907.

Zoom meetings  allow us to connect our Canada-wide & USA  members.  We enjoy presentations or a  ‘show-and-tell’ discussion around a topic each month, usually on the 3rd Sunday of the month at 2:00pm Toronto time.

Want to know more about membership in the TPC  including our 3 times a year, 24 page ‘magazine’ ‘CARD TALK’ with stories about vintage postcards? Have a look here.

 

UPCOMING SCHEDULE:

June 23rd, 2024 2:00pm – ‘Canadian Sports Postcards’. A selection of “Golden Era” (1890s to 1920) sports postcards from the collection of Joe McNulty (TPC# 1075).  Learn the stories of Canadian champions of hockey, football, baseball, lacrosse, track and field, curling, and rowing/canoeing.

 

 

 

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We have a summer break in July and August.  Have a good one yourself!

 

SeptScan_20240328ember 22nd, 2024 2:00pm – ‘New Discoveries.’ Our annual ‘show and tell’ of that great new card added to your collection.  Whether from a shop, a postcard seller, that pile on your desk, ‘whatcha got’?  Scan it so you can show and tell the group about it.

 

October 20th, 2024 2:00pm –
The Postal History  of  Caledon, Ont. 1818 -2023. TPC Member#1673 Nathan Hiller relates tales of his hometown from studying philatelic items, postcards and ephemera of the area.

 

 

November 17th, 2024 2:00pm – Military Camps, Parades and Farewells: The Road to War, 1914-18: A collaborative presentation by TPC Members #1473 John Aitken, #1424 Andrew Cunningham and #560 John Sayers. With postcard images from their collections, we take a glimpse of soldiers’  lives before the front. The training camps at London, Ontario’s Wolseley Barracks, Camp Hughes in Manitoba, and the Niagara Camp are the focus of this presentation, however TPC members with related postcard images are invited to share them following the presentation.

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