Societies and Groups


Aside from the APS, ATA and AFDCS booths which will be located near the show entrance, several specialty societies and other groups will be on hand at the upcoming show. These groups will have various activities from meetings and dinners to having booths on the show floor.

A list of participating groups  is posted below.

Sign up to Participate

Participation in shows can enhance the visibility of APS Affiliates and Chapters.

Ways your group can participate:

  • Staff a Booth -  If your group can commit to adequate staffing you may request your own booth at a greatly discounted rate. ($100 per booth and $20 extra for each booth sharing space). Note: Society booths may only be used for membership recruiting and the sale of any Society items. Sale of general philatelic merchandise is not permitted.
    Society Booth Form (Fillable PDF)- Due April 28, 2023
  • Hold a Group Meeting or Host a Seminar - Groups may request rooms for meetings or seminars. Space and audiovisual equipment is usually provided free of charge (as available).
    Meeting and Seminar Form (Fillable PDF) - Due April 28, 2023

We'd love to see your society or group at the Great American Stamp Show! 

Societies Participating

Updated as of 3/20/23


*Those marked with * will host a Society booth in addition to meetings/activities.

*American Philatelic Society, Booth APS
*American Topical Association, Booth ATA
*American First Day Cover Society, Booth AFDCS

*American Ceremony Program Society

*APS Writers Unit

*American Topical Assocation Study Units

Art Cover Exchange

*Boston 2026 World Stamp Show, Inc.

*Canal Zone Study Group

Cats on Stamps Study Unit

*Christmas Philatelic Club

*Christmas Seal and Charity Stamp Society


*Ebony Society of Philatelic Events and Reflections (ESPER)

*Euclid Stamp Club

Falkland Islands Philatelic Study Group

German Colonies Collectors Group

*Germany Philatelic Society USA

*Gulf Coast Stamp Club

*Haiti Philatelic Society

*International Philippine Philatelic Society

*International Society of Guatemala Collectors

Meter Stamp Society

*Penguins on Stamps Study Unit

Poster Stamp Collectors Club

*Rocky Mountain Philatelic Library

*Royal Philatelic Society of London

*Scouts on Stamps Society Int.

*Society for Czechoslovak Philately

*Society for Hungarian Philately

*Society of Israel Philatelists

*United Nations Philatelists, Inc.

*United Postal Stationery Society

*United States Philatelic Classics Society

*United States Possessions Philatelic Society

*United States Stamp Society

*Universal Ship Cancellation Society

Zeppelin & Airship Collectors

*Those marked with * will host a Society booth in addition to meetings/activities.



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