Welcome!

This is the website of the Worcester County Numismatic Society in Central Massachusetts. The WCNS is a not-for-profit coin and currency club, and all are welcome. We have members from all over Massachusetts, and nearby in Connecticut.

We hold 10 regular meetings per year. Our members run the entire spectrum from the casual collector to the serious collector, of U.S., Foreign, and Ancient coins, plus currency as well. We also have an excellent Young Numismatists (YN) program. Please join us for a meeting and check us out!

Next meeting: Friday November 13th - November newsletter available November 1


October
Newsletter

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For our November meeting: All attendees MUST wear a mask while inside the Parish Hall at all times, and no food or beverage will be served. Attendees will sit properly distanced from each other. Couples/families may sit together, but each group must be distanced (we will remove chairs to ensure distance). This will be an informal gettogether to allow people to see each other. We will have an educational program as well. There will not be an auction or bid board. We will have spread-out Show and Tell. There will not be a YN meeting, but YNs can certainly attend the club meeting with their parents. Obviously, if you are ill, stay home. If you have any concerns about attending, please stay home.

Click the newsletter to the left for the latest issue.

Meetings are held the second Friday of each month, except July and August.   
   Doors open at 6:00 p.m.       Meeting at 7:00 p.m.    No Auction or Bid Board this month
   Show and Tell    No YN Program this month
   Educational program

Our Monthly Newsletter is available online at this site. It contains the full meeting announcement, club news, and monthly Auction Listings. For past issues (beginning February 2011), please see the Newsletter Archives page.

LOCATION: Our meetings are held at the St. Joseph's Parish Hall, 68 Central Street, Auburn MA.
                       Directions and a map are posted here.

Recorded educational programs for viewing

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, attendance at our meetings has been very limited. For those who were unable to attend, we are making the educational programs available for viewing at your leisure. Just click on the images below to view the programs. Please note the file sizes are quite large (~70-80 mb each). Enjoy! We will try to record future programs until things return to normal.
Bi-metalism as a Monetary Policy of the United States

October 2020 program. 28 minutes, 73mb, MP4 video with audio.

The Pattern Collection of Charles E. Barber

June 2020 program. 26 minutes, 76 mb, MP4 video with audio




  Worcester County Numismatic Society      --      Founded 1946      --      Email:   wcns@worcestercoinclub.org