Wisconsin Federation of Stamp Clubs (WFSC)

And This Year We Will Host
Fact Sheet

Rockford 2002

The Annual Exhibition & Bourse of the Rockford Stamp Club.
General chairman is Dwane Kaplenk.


March 9-10-2002


Forest Hills Lodge, 9500 Forest Hills Rd., Rockford, IL.
Forest Hills Road and Rt. 173 - Next to Rockford Speedway.


Saturday, March 9, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Free Admission
Sunday, March 10, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Free Admission


There will be a 40 table Bourse. Contact Dwane Kaplenk for table applications.


Space is available for 100 nine page frames.
For Prospectus and Exhibit Entry Form write Tim Wait, 1718 Northrock Ct., Rockford, IL 61103-1201. An SASE would be appreciated.
Entry must be returned by Feb 1, 2002.


A panel of three judges has been selected: Jack Green of Madison, Rob Henak of Fox Point, Claude Giralte of Grafton.


Rockford Stamp Club will present a Champion of Champions, a Grand Award of a sculptured crystal, and gold, solver and bronze awards at the judges discretion. The WFSC will award a Champion of Champions award.


Show Awards and the Perry Arnquist dinner will be at
Nino's Restaurant, 5611 E. State St., Rockford, IL.
With steak or chicken - 7 course dinner. Social hour at 5:30 pm with dinner at 6:30 pm. With Perry Arnquist and show awards after dinner.


There will be two cacheted covers, one for "ROCKFORD 2002" and one for "WISCOPEX 2002". Themes are under consideration.

Postal Agencies

The USPS and UNPA will have stations stocked with commemorative and definitive stamps and postal items.

Youth Table

There will be a youth center for young people under 16 for games and prizes and a 2 cent table for starter collections.


There will be a silent auction of 200 lots each day that closes at 2:00 pm both days. See the club table for information.


A free program with club events and times will be available at the club table.


For information on bourse, exhibits, cachets, dinner, lodging, or the auction, write to:
Rockford Stamp Club, P.O. Box 2301, Rockford, IL 61131,
phone (815) 398-0813, or E-Mail rockaires@xta.com

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Forest Hills Lodge, 9500 Forest Hills Rd., Rockford, IL
Nino's Restaurant, 5611 E. State St., Rockford, IL

Latest update: June 14, 2005

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