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Philatelic Club of Will County

All meetings of the club are cancelled through mid-June due to COVID 19.  Please check back here to see the status of future meetings.

The Spring Auction originally scheduled for April 23 will be postponed until further notice because of COVID 19.

The Philatelic Club of Will County, also known as the Joliet Stamp Club, meets at Messiah Lutheran Church, 40 S. Houbolt Road, Joliet, IL  60431.  Click on “About Our Club” tab for directions.

We are a group of collectors who typically gather three times a month, on the second and fourth Thursday evenings of each month, and on the first Tuesday of each month during the afternoon.  We gather to enjoy our hobby together.  If you are a collector, or a potential collector who would like to know more about our hobby, we encourage you to visit us. Evening meetings begin at 7pm unless otherwise noted, but members begin gathering as early as 6:30 for informal conversation and stamp trading.  Our meeting time on the first Tuesday of each month if 1pm.  For our full schedule, click on the “Up-coming Events” tab.

The Philatelic Club of Will County is chapter #1508 of the American Philatelic Society The Philatelic Club of Will County is a proud supporter of the William Gross Gallery of the Smithsonian National Postal Museum in Washington, D.C.  and of the American Philatelic Center in Bellefonte, Pennsylvania.

Our next annual show will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2020 (10am-4pm) in the beautiful and spacious Family Life Center at Messiah Lutheran Church.  There will be exhibits, dealers, a free evaluation of collections, and of course meal service by the youth of Messiah Church.  Come join us.