CONTACT: Tom Thompson
The Lower Cape Fear Coin Club in Wilmington, NC, announces a
new location for their annual Azalea Festival Coin Show on Saturday,
April 11and Sunday April 12, 2015. Our Coin Show will
return to the Elk’s Lodge at 5102 Oleander Drive.
Thirty-five tables with coin dealers from the Eastern United
States will offer to buy, sell or trade gold and silver coins and
currency. A numismatic supply dealer will also have coin albums,
books, holders and supplies for sale. Exhibits of Confederate and Federal
currency related to the commemoration of the end of the Civil War 150 years ago
will be on display. Our ‘Ribbon Cutting’ will feature a Confederate and
Union re-enactor who will help the Azalea Belles open our Coin Show.
A special treat again this year will be a gold mine exhibit
where you’ll be able to pan for your own gold. They will also have some
large gold nuggets found in North Carolina on exhibit.
Another addition will be a Kids Korner where kids can earn
numismatic prizes by answering questions or playing games. ALL kids will
Our next regular meeting will be on Wednesday, February
11 at Carolina BBQ, 1602 South College Road beginning at 6 pm.
Our program will be about ‘How To Exhibit Your Coins’. Guests are
welcome. Come early to eat and converse.