We do not yet have the schedule for the 2018 show. Stay tuned!


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(All 2018 events will be at Guerin College Preparatory High School; room numbers/locations will be made available. All meetings are open to guests and the public.)

Friday, May 19, 2017

10:00 am                     COMPEX ‘17 bourse opens; USPS & UNPA COMPEX Stations open.

10:30 am                     Opening Ceremony: Presentation of Colors, Vietnam Veterans of America,

                                     Chapter 311

  4:00 pm                     USPS Station closes.

  6:00 pm                     UNPA Station closes; Show closes for the day.

Saturday, May 20, 2017

10:00 am                     Show and bourse open; USPS & UNPA COMPEX Stations open.

10:00 am                     Meeting & auction: Scandinavian Collectors Club, Chapter #4

12:00 pm-2:00 pm      Presentation & Workshop: U.S. Philatelic Classics Society:
                                       Identifying the Papers of the Large Bank Note Stamps

  2:00 pm-2:30 pm      Meeting: Chicago Philatelic Society

  2:30 pm-3:30 pm      Chicago Philatelic Society & Germany Philatelic Society Chapter #5                                        presentation: Tom Horn of the American Philatelic Society speaks on APS
                                       Ambassadors program and other topics

  3:30 pm-4:00 pm       Meeting: Germany Philatelic Society, Chicagoland Chapter #5

  4:00 pm                       USPS Station closes.

  6:00 pm                       UNPA Station closes; Show and bourse close for the day.


Sunday, May 21, 2017

10:00 am                     Show and bourse open; USPS & UNPA COMPEX Stations open.

11:00 am                     Meeting: North Shore Philatelic Society

12:00 pm                     Meeting: Illinois Postal History Society

  1:00 pm                     Meeting: Baden-Powell Philatelic Association of Illinois, Chapter #1 of the

                                      Scouts on Stamps Society International (SOSSI).

  1:00 pm                     Guided Tour of COMPEX Exhibits with Richard Drews, philatelic judge and past                                          winner of APS Champion of Champions competition

  3:00 pm                     USPS Station closes.

  3:00 pm                     COMPEX Exhibits close.

  4:00 pm                     UNPA Station closes.

  4:00 pm                     COMPEX ‘17 bourse and show close.

COMPEX Schedule