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We are celebrating 50 years of the American Philatelic Research Library
with a
Golden Anniversary Celebration
November 2-3 at the
American Philatelic Center
100 Match Factory Place • Bellefonte, Pennsylvania

Come Celebrate 50 Years of Research and Resources
Make plans to join us today.

Event highlights

    Meet and Great • Displays • Tours
    Special Ceremonies • Authors’ Talks • Souvenirs
    Special Saturday Hours in the Library, Expertizing and Circuit Sales
    Other Philatelic Activities
    Golden Anniversary Celebration Dinner

Schedule

Friday, November 2
6-8 p.m. Meet and Greet (reservation required)
Big Springs Spirits
198 Match Factory Place • Bellefonte, PA 16823
Attendees will receive two complimentary drink tickets.
Space for Meet and Greet is limited.
Reservations accepted on a first come, first serve basis.


RSVP for Meet and Greet by October 19
stiffney@stamps.org or (814) 933-3803 ext. 246
Business Casual Attire

Saturday, November 3

A Day of Celebration

9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

    • (Headsville Post Office, Expertizing and Circuit Sales Hours TBD)
    • 10 a.m.-10:30 a.m. Welcome – Library Founders Ceremony
    • 1 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Vooys Donors Recognition Ceremony
    • 2-2:30 p.m. Past Librarians Recognition Ceremony
    •11 a.m. – 4 p.m. Authors Talks (detailed schedule of speakers and topics TBA)

Celebration Dinner:

6-9 p.m. (reservations required)
Preceded by Cocktail Reception and Hors D'oeuvres 5-6 p.m.
Sundman Hall
American Philatelic Center
100 Match Factory Place • Bellefonte, PA 16823

Celebration Dinner Keynote: Herman Eberhardt, Supervisory Curator of the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum (2003 – present)

Menu Options

Filet Oscar
Salmon with Orange Dill Butter
Pasta (Vegetarian)
Gluten-free meal option also available upon request
$100 per person (Includes a $25 donation to the APRL)

Seating for dinner is limited. Reservations accepted on a first come, first serve basis.
RSVP for Celebration Dinner by October 19
stiffney@stamps.org or (814) 933-3803 ext. 246
Business Attire

Accommodations

Best Western University Park Inn & Suites (6 miles)
115 Premiere Dr., State College 16801
Phone: 814-234-8393
Note: You must call the local number to receive the “APS” rate. $79 +tax for a King/Double Queen or $99 +tax for King Suites/Double Queen Suites

Country Inn and Suites (8 miles)
1357 East College Ave., State College 16801
Phone: 814-234-6000 or
814-470-0422
Note: You must call the local number to receive the “APS” rate.
$85 +tax

Details on other hotels and other area information are available online at stamps.org/lodging.

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