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Welcome to the 

Twin Cities Sports Collectors Club

TCSCC is a group of collectors and dealers based in the Twin Cities metro area. The club was founded in 1976 and its members are sports fans and hobbyists who enjoy sharing this interest with others. TCSCC is a non-profit organization and all officers are volunteers.

We appreciate hearing from both TCSCC members and visitors to this web page. Please feel free to comment about the club, the meetings, or this web page. Questions are also welcome and the TCSCC webmaster will forward all queries onto the appropriate individual.

 

NEXT SHOW:

at Valley West Mall
10590 France Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55431

Dec. 17&18

show times are Saturday 9-5 and Sunday 10-3

 

News
(Updated December 5th, 2016)

December 17th Autograph Guest Pro Football Hall of Famer, former Minnesota Vikings, John Randle will sign autographs on Saturday, December 17, from ? to ?. (TBD) Thanks to Represent U Events for bringing in the player. For questions and mail order, contact Carole 612-554-9366, eventufultime@aol.com , repuevents.com

Special Book Sale and Signing December 17th at Show Former University of Minnesota Golden Gopher football coach Jerry Kill will be appearing with author Jim Bruton to sign copies of their new book Chasing Dreams, Living My Life One Yard at a Time. They will be signing from 10a to 12n on Saturday, December 17th. Cost is only $30 for the autographed book. Any additional autographs (on items you bring) will be $10 each, all that money goes to Coach Kill's charity "Chasing Dreams Fund".

TCSCC Fantasy Baseball Final Results The club's annual baseball contest is complete. The top five all receive club bucks. This year's winner is Phil Mead ($50). Followed by: Ed Martens ($25), DJ Wandrei ($20), Paul Kopacz ($15) and Warren Lightbody ($10). Click here to see the rosters for 2016. Click here to see the overall final standings.

JSA  Autograph Authentications Get your autographed items certified and authenticated by one of the nations leading authenticators, James Spence Authentication. They will be doing on-site authentications during an upcoming spring TCSCC show at Valley West. Watch this space for details. JSA will be there during show hours. It is recommended that you come early, as they need time to do their thing. Don't arrive ten minutes before the show closes and expect to get your item done. Costs vary depending on the item. To get an idea of cost and to learn more about JSA visit their website SpenceLOA.com

Club Auction TCSCC is happy to announce that periodic auctions have returned to our shows at Valley West. The store space we used to use has once again opened up and the mall is allowing us to use that space until a new tenant is found. The next auction will be at the upcoming show on Saturday,  February 11th, beginning at 2:30pm. One change to the auctions is that all items must be pre-registered. No walk-in items will be accepted day of auction. To pre-register items for sale and for more information contact Jack Fei at jackfei@aol.com or 651-698-1691 in the evening.

Dealers Added to Club Shows With the reopening of one of the store spaces at Valley West, TCSCC has room to add a few more dealer tables. Be sure to look for the open door and sign reading "more dealers" and go in to see what bargains they have for you.

TCSCC Charity Program Each month, two new organizations will be recognized and receive donations on behalf of the club. Any current club member can submit an organization for consideration. The only stipulation is that it NOT be a national organization (Cancer Society, ALS, etc.). The purpose is to help Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa organizations in need of some financial assistance for their programs. If you would like to submit an organization, or need more information, please contact Dave Bonde (dandcbonde@charter.net) or 1217 Central Ave., Red Wing, MN. 55066. Information needed is: the name of the organization, purpose for consideration, a contact person with phone number or email address.

 

Online Catalog: The online catalog contains autographed items for sale from the many guests who have appeared at TCSCC shows.  Check it out and support the club.

Minnesota Twins Card and Minnesota Vikings Card Web Sites: Informational websites for Minnesota Twins and Vikings collectors. The websites offer collectors a chance to view, or even print out, lists of Twins and Vikings cards issued by company, year, individual, and even position.  These are great sites for one who often wonders; Do I have all the cards that were issued from this set? Check out the Twins at http://www.twinscards.com/. Check out the Vikings at http://www.vikingscards.com/.

Upcoming Club Show Schedule

2016

December 17-18 (Jerry Kill, John Randle sign on Sat)

2017

January  14-15
February  11-12
(auction Sat)
March  4-5
April  8-9
May  6-7
(auction Sat)
June  3-4
July  8-9
August  12-13
(auction Sat)
September  9-10
October  7-8
November  4-5
(auction Sat)
December  2-3
December  16-17

Show Times

Saturdays 9-5
Sundays 10-3

All club shows are currently being held at Valley West Mall in Bloomington. 10590 France Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55431 Click here for an interactive mapquest map.

Show Location:  

Valley West Mall, 10590 France Ave S, Bloomington, MN 55431, located at the Northwest corner of France Ave. and Old Shakopee Rd (County Rd 1).  Head South on France Ave. from Interstate Highway 494. The mall is on the right hand side, just after the railroad tracks. Big Lots, Cub Foods and McDonalds are there.  Click here for an interactive mapquest map.  

 

Show Tables: There may be tables available for future shows. Contact Dave Bonde if you are interested.

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Suggestions?

Have a suggestion for the club? What can we do to improve? Is there an autograph guest you would like to see? Send us an email and let us know your thoughts!

 

Club Information

President: Dave Bonde

Vice President: Ed Martens

Treasurer: Duane DeBower

To contact any of the officers click their name for email.

Click on the links below to display other information about the club.

Membership

Contact Us

Online Catalog

Links to websites run by members

 

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 Sports Cards & Collectibles Show

presented by

Twin Cities Sports Cards

and

Knights Booster Club

 

King of Grace Church

6000 Duluth St, Golden Valley, MN 55422

 

Saturday, January 28, 2017

9am to 4pm

 

free admission

 

Knights Booster Club will be selling food and beverages

 

for more info contact:

Rob Hunegs 612-872-6666 or Mark Hochstaetter 612-799-8870 or stop by the store Twin Cities Sports Cards & Collectibles at 2510 Hillsboro Ave N , Golden Valley, MN 55427

 

future shows on February 18 and March 11

 

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Triple Crown Sports Collectibles

presents
Sports Card & Bobblehead Shows
at Southtown in Bloomington
(I-494 & Penn)

(click dates for more info)


2017 Show Dates
February 25-26
April 22 (Sat only)
September 30 (Sat only)
November 11 (Sat only)
December 9-10

If you have any questions, email Joe vikingstwinsman@gmail.com or call 952-927-6586.

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin

Sportscard & Sports Collectible Shows

Oakwood Mall

4800 Golf Rd, Eau Claire, WI 54701

January 27-29, 2017

Contact Michael at 715-356-3123 or Doug at 715-225-0042 or email xhawke@frontier.com for more info

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Maplewood Mall

Sportscard & Sports Collectible Show

The mall is located at 3001 White Bear Ave N in Maplewood

more info:  Mike 715-356-3123 or Doug 715-225-0042

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Duluth Miller Hill Mall

Sportscard & Sports Collectible Shows

February 24-26

times: 10a-8p Fri and Sat; 11a-4p Sun

more info: Mike 715-356-3123 or Doug 715-225-0042

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Comic Card 

comics, cards & collectibles

Bloomington VFW

10am - 4:30pm

$5 for adults, kids under 16 free

Visit comiccard.net for latest information on guests, times and cost

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 St. Cloud

Sports Card and Collectibles Shows

 

Stearns History Museum

235  33rd Ave. South, Saint Cloud, MN 56301

2016 Schedule

All shows on Saturday from 10am to 4pm

 

December 10

for the latest information on these shows visit granitecityshows.com

 

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Your Local Card Shops

 

Twin Cities Sports Cards located in Golden Valley, 2510 Hillsboro Avenue North, features current and vintage sports cards, memorabilia and much more! twincitiessportscards.com

Three Stars Sportscards is located in Roseville at 2801 Hamline Avenue in the Hamline Center Mall. Visit the website threestarssportscards.com

 Fan HQ located in Ridgedale Mall.  Featuring an assortment of autographs, memorabilia and apparel items.  Fan HQ is open normal mall hours (M-Sat: 10-9 Sun: Noon-6). Visit the website FanHQStore.com

Walk Off Hits at 4823 W 123rd St., Savage, MN. Your local card and memorabilia experts. Open 7 days a week at 11am. Visit the website walkoffhitsmn.com

Big T Hobbies and Collectables, 208 S. Minnesota Ave, Suite 2, St. Peter, MN, features sports memorabilia, tractors, trains, Magic the Gathering, dolls, autopraphed items and supplies. Open Tuesday - Friday 5pm - 9pm, Saturdays 9am - 9pm and Sundays Noon - 5pm. Closed Mondays.