Upcoming Monthly Meetings
April 16 - Purple Passion
Shades of purple run from pale lilac to dark amethyst, including a few colors that can't make up their
mind if they're blue or purple. We'll learn why collectors love this glass by sharing our favorites with the group.
May 28 -
The History of Pennsylvania Glass
Jerry Vaccarrella shares his love of glassware by discussing some of the major companies from
PA, including MacBeth-Evans and Westmoreland. Bring examples of PA glass to share with the group. Business: Picnic Signups
18 - Club Picnic at Buckland Park on Westfall Road; details to follow.
July 23 - Heisey -
The Devil is in the Details
- Sharon Orienter will give us a presentation on this wonderful company and how subtle differences changed the pattern or what a piece
was used for. Bring some of your own Heisey treasures to share with the group. Show Display Preview: To Be Determined. Business: show
and display sign-ups.
August 27 - Oddballs, Whimseys and Whatsits -
Depression Era glass companies were known for
their ingenuity and manufactured many items that today leave us scratching our heads - "What is it" and/or "What were they thinking?"
Bring your unusual items to show the group and see if we can figure out it's purpose. Business: Show sign-ups.
- What I Collect -
We all have things that we collect, and have many stories to share about our treasures, which do not have
to be glass. Bring some of your favorite items to share with the group-everyone can participate! Business: Finalize show sign-ups.