Monthly Archives: January 2018

January Meeting Canceled

Unfortunately the OBC meeting for January 25th will need to be canceled. The Eagles are remodeling and our room will not be ready. I check out other venues, but rental prices are just too high. Check out the Swirl for more information.

Volunteers

OBC, with 6 months to the National Show in Cleveland, it is time to step up and volunteer your talents to make this a great show. We need;

  • Advertising committee chair and helpers
  • Dock Marshalls for loading/unloading at the docks
  • Committee for Youth Corner events
  • A photographer for the event

Click on the “Read More” to see the description of each job.

Christmas Dinner 2017

The Ohio Bottle Club chefs served up a dinner fit for kings and queens. The members spared no effort in the preparation of a first class meal to the delight of all who could attend. Click on the “Read More” to see all the pictures.

Mansfield Contract

The Mansfield Contract is now available with a very welcome return to the 4 hours of dealer set up on Friday. Download the Mansfield Contract and return them early. Check out the hotel specials, don’t delay the rooms go quickly. Make plans now!

Souvenir Program for Cleveland 2018

This is a great opportunity to get your “Wanted” to a large number of local collectors. A significant number of Souvenir Programs end up in the hands of collectors who do not subscribe to any of the bottle magazines or belong to any local clubs. The entire Souvenir Program will be posted on the FOHBC website. Fill out the Souvenir Program Application or contact Phyllis & Adam at <phylkoch@yahoo.com>.

Displays at Cleveland 2018

The FOHBC National in Cleveland is looking for displays to compliment the sales tables. Please complete the Display Application or contact Alan DeMaison at <a.demaison@sbcglobal.net> for more information

“Battle of the Bottles” Competition

The FOHBC National in Cleveland will feature the “Battle of the Bottles” on Thursday, August 2nd. Categories are; Ohio sodas, Midwest Flasks and free Blown/Pattern Molded Midwest Tableware. It will be a very exciting evening with our own John Fifer serving as the MC. That should be worth the price of admission, “FREE”. LOL Download the Application form or contact John at “coinop1958@gmail.com” if you are interested in entering the competition.

Online Auctions

Heckler Auction #158 started today. Link to the Auction. 268 lots with a wide variety of items being offered. This auction ends January 10 at 10 PM. Visit the Auction for all the details.

Also, Glass Works Auctions proudly presents The ‘First of the Year’ Potpourri Auction which closes January 8th, 2018 @ 10PM. Link to this auction. visit the auction for all the details.

Happy New Year 2018

The Ohio Bottle Club wishes all a Happy New Year