With one of Canada’s largest dealer bourses, a fascinating array of exhibits, and a packed schedule of study group meetings & philatelic gatherings, ORAPEX 2017 will offer something for every collector. One of Canada’s few national-level stamp shows, and part of the American Philatelic Society’s “World Series of Philately,” the ORAPEX 2017 theme is “Ships and Ship Mail – Building a Nation”. Free admission and free parking.



Show will feature stamps, coins, sport cards, military items. Admission is free in addition to free parking. There will be tickets for sale on prizes during the day with first prize being a Proof, 150th Anniversary of Canada set of silver coins. Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5. We expect 38 tables to be sold. Tables are $43 each and are 8 feet long. Doors open at 9:30 a.m. until 3:30 p.m. Contact Tom

Phone: 506-650-0669


Hours are: Fri. and Sat.: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sun.: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free. Member clubs of COMPEX will present a wide variety of exhibits for the viewing pleasure of all in attendance. Once again, COMPEX will have its traditional Youth/Beginners Booth with free stamps and activities for young collectors. A bourse of approximately 40 dealers, including a few postcard dealers, will be participating to fill the needs of all levels of collecting interests. In addition to exhibits and dealers, several local area clubs will be holding their society meetings during COMPEX, including the Chicago Philatelic Society with a program still in the planning stages, and the Chicagoland Chapter No. 5, Germany Philatelic Society. Other societies have not finalized their plans as yet and details will be announced at a later date.

Phone: 1-773-775-2100

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