The show opens Friday at 10am to 6pm. Saturday hours are 10am to 6 pm, Sunday opens at 10am and closes at 3pm. Dealer set-up and early bird entry hours are Thursday, February 28 from 2pm to 7pm. The Las Vegas Numismatic Society provides scholarships to young Nevadan collegiate and numismatic education to the community. This 50th annual event is a tremendous opportunity for everyone to learn about coin and currency collecting and the history of money. Public admission is $3 (for all three days) and a coupon is downloadable online. There is free admission for members of any coin or stamp club, seniors 65 or over, military in uniform and children 8 years old or younger. Early bird or visiting dealer admission is $40. For more details, visit www.ckshows.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 888-330-5188 or 800-208-1810.
Silver Dollar and Panda Coin Seminars Offered at Las Vegas Numismatic Society Coin ShowThe Las Vegas Numismatic Society 50th Anniversary Coin Show will be held March 1-3, 2013 at the Palace Station Hotel and Casino, 2411 W. Sahara, Las Vegas, NV 89102.The seminar line-up on Saturday offers a great opportunity to learn from the industry's leading experts. The Silver Dollar seminar will be conducted by John Highfill and C Logan McKechnie. Highfill authored The Comprehensive Silver Dollar Encyclopedia and founded the National Silver Dollar Roundtable, now the second largest dealer organization in the world. McKechnie added over 200 silver dollar varieties and revisions to the VAM list and publishes the annual VAM Retail Price Guide. Seminar starts at 12 noon. Seating is limited.On Friday, Panda collectors can enrich their knowledge at the Panda seminar featuring Peter Anthony, author of Gold and Silver Panda Coin Buyers Guide. Anthony writes a monthly column for World Coin News, publishes the China Pricepedia and is a consultant for NGC. Recently he was mentioned as resource in article by Matthew-Asia, a private investment company with 19.7 billion invested in Asia. Seminar begins Friday at 2:45pm. Jeff Shevlin, American Numismatic executive director, will be speaking at 1:00pm on Adding Value to the ANA Membership.