Houston Philatelic Society

2017 Program Schedule

All Meetings start at 7:30 PM and end at 9:00 PM.

We meet on the First and Third Mondays of each month in the "Drummet Room", which is in the back of the church complex at: 

West University United Methodist Church, 3611 University Blvd., Houston, TX 77005




Jan 2

Steve Stewart

Modern African Stamp Rarities & Errors

Jan 16

John Germann

Egypt: Censorship of the Mails in World War II

Feb 6


First Auction of the Year

Auction Sheet

Feb 20

Bob Batho

Odd Shaped Stamps

Mar 6

Jonathan Topper

The US Post Office in 1892

Mar 20

Ardy Callendar

Middle Dutch Church, New York

Apr 3


Second Auction of the Year

Auction Sheet

Apr 17

Jerry Klingbell

“What We Collect”

May 1

Mort Levy

Newfoundland Stamps

May 15

Ron Strawser

Stamp Quiz

June 5

June 19


Bryant Korn

Third Auction of the Year

Auction Sheet

Liberian Registered Stamps and Covers

July 3


Patriotic Social Gathering

July 17

Denise Stotts

Japan Stamps – Its History in Art

Aug 7


Fourth Auction of the Year

Auction Sheet

Aug 21

John Germann

Chasing Down Texas Post Offices

Sept 4


Pre-Show Meeting

Sept 15-17


Greater Houston Stamp Show

Sept 18


Post Show Meeting

Oct 2

Tom Hebert

Stamps of the Channel Islands

Oct 16


Fifth Auction of the Year

Auction Sheet

Nov 6

Greg Cain

Virtual Tour of the American Philatelic Society Headquarters

(Board Nominations)

Nov 20

Jonathan Topper

New Technology for the USPS

(Board Elections)

Dec 4


Christmas Party

(Location to be announced)