The Week in Shows (May 28-June 3)

There’s only one major event on the docket this week—but it’s a big one.

Today is the final day of the 89th Convention of The Royal Philatelic Society of Canada (RPSC) in Boucherville, Que. The show is open from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Hôtel Mortagne on 1228 Nobel St. in Boucherville. Admission and parking are free.

The show boasts about 30 of Canada’s top philatelic dealers—and one from the U.K., London’s Bill Barrell—presiding over more than 45 tables of material. Canadian Stamp News is selling magazines as well as philatelic supplies at table six.


8:30 a.m.-11 a.m. Philatelic Specialists Society of Canada (PSSC) breakfast and conference (registration required) and presentation by Michèle Cartier Pierre-Boucher
10 a.m. Exhibition and bourse open Salle Boucherville
11 a.m.-noon Judges critique Montarville
10 a.m.-3 p.m. FQP youth activities Mortagne
1 p.m.-2 p.m. Judges critique at the frames Salle Boucherville
4 p.m. Exhibition and bourse closes Salle Boucherville
4 p.m.-8 p.m. Exhibit take down Salle Boucherville

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