Club meeting - February

CLUB MEETING THIS SUNDAY 27th FEB. MEETING STARTS AT 7pm Hall opens at 6.45pm. THERE ARE SOME ALERT RESTRICTIONS SO PLEASE COME PREPARED. Face masks are compulsory and 1 metre distancing. Vaccination Pass will be scanned at the door. FOR OUR NEW MEMBERS: The meeting venue is The Riccarton Community Centre. Most of the parking is to the left of the building but there are parks behind and to the right, there is also parking in side street opposite. Please do not congregate at the entrance way scanning may take a few moments for each person so please leave at least 1 metre spacing Helen / Warren will be as quick as possible with scanning. Thanks in advance. RSVP TO HELEN VIA EMAIL SO WE CAN PLAN THE ROOM FOR A SAFE MEETING.

SALES TABLES WILL BE ACCOMMODATED. We will still have provision for collectors to have a sales area. There will be light refreshments during the meeting, albeit in paper cups and pre wrapped biscuits. The Door entry is $3 per person. There will be a lovely VEGE basket for the raffle prize so bring some extra coins for the raffle tickets. The VEGE RAFFLE was such a success last time we are going to repeat it. The committee welcome suggestions for raffle of the night. CLUB MAGAZINE will be available on the night for those attending. Printed copies for those that normally receive the printed version will be available from Warren on the night.

MARKETS: AVEBURY HOUSE Vintage Market set on the front lawn underneath the shady trees of beautiful Avebury House. Our stall holders have a huge range of quality vintage items including, clothing, retro, Kitchenalia, crystal, China, books and collectibles. 9 Eveleyn Couzins Avenue, Richmond, Christchurch 8013, ON THIS SUNDAY IN THE GROUNDS 9-3.

Trade/ Milk/ Dog/Shop tokens. Well, what a wide open subject this should get you thinking looking forward to seeing a great array of items to share knowledge about to brag about your treasures and where you found it. Reminder to switch you mobile phones to silent or vibrate during the meeting.

NATIONAL Auction Highlights
Warren will give an overview of the recent Auction highlights and how items went on the night via the internet and in the room with the box lots of sales, thanks to all those that either attended and or bided on the items up for sale overall it was a great success and bottles are certainly hot right now
The Club book is finally at the printers and will have a good number of pre orders already remember it’s a limited print run of 100 hard covered books and a huge achievement to all those involved. If you would like to secure your copy, please let Helen or Warren know there are still copies available
As a club we welcome New Members and look forward to seeing some new faces at the forth coming meeting so bring a friend
We look forward to preserving history and improving the collecting for the future.
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