SACRAMENTO VALLEY COIN CLUB

Sacramento Valley Coin Club

Youth info

Youth Outreach:

The Sacramento Valley Coins Club's Youth Outreach Program is active in the community and involved in educating young people on the benefits of coin collecting.  Our members have conducted numismatic workshops at our Club's Spring and Fall coming shows and provided a Counselor to conduct a Merit Badge Workshops for Boy Scouts of America.

If you are interested in having one of our members provide your group of young numismatist with a presentation on coin collecting, please write our Youth Outreach Program Coordinator for more information.


Useful website links for Young Numismatists:
 
There websites that you may find helpful regardless of whether you collect coins, paper money or other numismatic items.  Visit a few of these websites to learn more about numismatics!
 
The American Numismatic Association's website provides resources for new collectors including a Boy Scout webpage.  
 
 
 
The United States Mint's website provides a website for Kids & Teachers.  At this site, you will find Games, Cartoons, and information on coins and medals.  You will also get the latest coin news and other interesting information including the history of the mint and coin programs.  
 
 
 
Current US Coins, Photos, Designers, etc.

Learn more about the terms we use in coin collecting at the following website:

Coin Terminology

Here is a website that is helpful in identifying world coins:

World Coin Identification Guide Online

If you're interested in collecting paper money, the following websites will provide information helpful to you in pursuing your hobby:  

 Society of Paper Money Collectors

 U.S. Bureau of Engraving and Printing  

 
The Federal Reserve System plays an important role in distributing money to our nation's bank.  Learn more about the Federal Reserve System at the following website: