Events At The Rosemont
2015 ANA Convention
NBS at ANA
Thurs., August 13, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm, NBS Symposium, Room 22
On Thursday, August 13, the Newman Numismatic Portal (NNP) team will present at the NBS Symposium at 11:30AM. This website, funded by the Eric P. Newman Numismatic Education Society and administered through Washington University in St. Louis, focuses on gathering and preserving numismatic knowledge for the benefit of all collectors and researchers. Project consultants include well-known bibliophiles Len Augsburger, Roger Burdette, John Feigenbaum, Wayne Homren, and Joel Orosz. The NNP team will demonstrate the current website and discuss the roadmap going forward.
Thurs., August 13, 1:00 to 2:30 pm, NBS Board Meeting, Room 24 (open to the public)
Friday, August 14, 11:30 am to 1:00 pm, NBS General Meeting, Room 5
On Friday, August 14, Dr. Donald Kagin will be our featured speaker at the NBS General Meeting at 11:30 am. Dr. Kagin will be discussing his new book, Profit from Gold and Rare Coins Now, and he will also be speaking about the Saddle Ridge Treasure find from his unique perspective. There will also be reports from the NBS Officers, our annual fundraising auction with several rare and attractive titles, and a few surprises.
John Burns Memorial Reference Library Dedication Ceremony
Also, bibliophiles and friends of the late numismatic literature dealer John Burns are invited to a dedication ceremony at 3PM Thursday August 13th for the John Burns Memorial Reference Library, a reference collection being made available to conventiongoers by the Pennsylvania Association of Numismatists. The event will take place at the library, booth #1959 on the Club Midway.