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New in the Library

A generous friend of ours has sent us a 25-year long run of Japanese Philately!

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Moved

With help from volunteers including Joe Conrad, Jim Bateman, Paul Hempel, Steve Lund, Viggo Warmboe, Al Sarvi, Linda King, and David and Susan Bushard, our move went quite well. All the books and other materials were packed in boxes, all … Continue reading

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From the Show

Our experience at the Minnesota Stamp Expo this past weekend was very gratifying.  We added several new members, and we received multiple contributions of material for the library.  At our annual member meeting, we authorized the doubling of our physical … Continue reading

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The Library at Minnsota Stamp Expo

Surely everyone knows that the Minnesota Stamp Expo is coming soon, July 20-22 at the Crystal Community Center.  This year the Northern Philatelic Library will have a presence, including some handouts, a table on the show floor with live demonstrations … Continue reading

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Open House

There will be an open house at the Library on Wednesday evening 18 July 2012, just before the Minnesota Stamp Expo.  There will be cookies, lemonade, and coffee, all complimentary.  Come on down, have a walkthru, see what some of … Continue reading

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Impromptu Work Day and Thank You

It sort of just happened.  Some remarks were made over dinner with friends, and several of them volunteered to transport the bulk of the Library’s material to the new Library facility, and two days later, it was done.  A bit … Continue reading

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Mayday! Mayday! Mayday!

No, there is no disaster, but MayDay will be a very big deal here.  Beginning on May 1 of 2012 the Northern Philatelic Library and the office of the Northern Philatelic Society will be open regular hours for visitors and … Continue reading

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Workday

This Saturday and Sunday, the 10th and 11th of March, there will be work at the library for a few volunteers. Mostly this will be staining, sealing, and waxing the bookshelves, and on Sunday, assembly and loading some books on … Continue reading

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Today’s meeting

There was an excellent, lively, and productive meeting of the Directors at the library today.  The minutes should be posted within a few days, and you will see how dynamic we are.  We talked about this website, outreach programs to … Continue reading

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