First Canadian Collectors Club


Welcome to our Website

Our club was founded in 1970 by individuals with a passion for collecting and researching items from various periods in history.

This site has information on our club operation, our history, photos, membership and upcoming events.

News and Announcements

Our next meeting is Monday May 14th, 2018 – 7:30pm. We will view a film on ammonites followed by a discussion about the gemstone Ammolite (aka Korite).

Antiques Roadshow – do you have an item you would like more information on? Bring it to the meeting – members will try and help you with age, value, etc..

The Picker’s Table will be available before the meeting 7-7:30pm and also during the break. Members are invited to bring 1-3 items for sale tagged with your name and price.
Guests and new members are always welcome.

The June meeting is Monday the 11th, 2018 – 7:30pm. Star and Lorne Dickson will share their knowledge of Oil Lamps with us.


Major David Currie’s Victoria Cross medal up for auction.

It sold to a buyer in the UK!!

The Feb. 27th, 2015 edition of SWERVE Magazine (Calgary Herald) features collecting, some of our members and their collections along with great photos by Heather Saitz.
If you didn’t see the magazine, here is a link to the article online:

The Collectors: They're looking for the next great find, not your understanding

Unique pieces of Alta Glass are now in two display cases in the new foyer of the Medalta Potteries site in Medicine Hat.   The First Canadian Collector’s Club donated the cabinets to help preserve these Alberta treasures.

Our next Antiques & Collectibles Show and Sale is Saturday October 13th, 2018 at the Thorncliffe Community Hall – Click on Show & Sale for details.


Club Christmas Dinner / Party                                                                          Show set-up