30 May to 2 June 2019 – Mannheim, Germany

Talon & BDK meeting

Annual general meeting of Talon & Bube Dame König.

Das nächste Teffen von BubeDameKönig zusammen mit Talon ist für das Himmelfahrts-Wochenende 2019 (30. Mai – 02. Juni) in Mannheim geplant. Die Veranstaltung wird in Zusammenarbeit mit den Reiss-Engelhorn-Museen (rem) durchgeführt. Es wird eine Ausstellung mit Spielkarten aus Mannheim und dazu einen Katalog geben. Infos unter: www.bube-dame-koenig.de/einladung-2019.pdf.


Saturday 8 June 2019 – Turnhout, Belgium

Annual international trading session in the Nationaal Museum van de Speelkaart.

20 to 22 September 2019 – Catania (Sicily), Italy

IPCS Convention

Catania is the second largest city of Sicily located on the east coast facing the Ionian Sea.

  • Reception and registration on Friday at the convention hotel Katane Palace (10am-5pm). Trading session, guided tour of the Monastero dei Benedettini, Palazzo Biscari and other places. Workshop on Sicilian tarot (8:30pm-11pm)
  • Organisers’ welcome in Castello Ursino Museum on Saturday (9:30am), visit of exhibition and talks. Visit of the former Concetta Campione playing cards factory (6pm). Convention dinner.
  • AGM on Sunday (9am), trading session and auction.
  • There will be a live auction. Members may submit cards to be auctioned.

Program, list of hotels and the booking form can be downloaded here.

Contact: Emilia Maggio (emilia.maggio@googlemail.com)

4 to 6 October 2019 – Cuenca, Spain


Recepción de los Asistentes en el hotel Torremangana ****, sesión de intercambio, cena de Clausura, visita turística.

Contact: Antonio García Rúa (asescoin@yahoo.es)

Saturday 26 October 2019 – Trumpington, England

EPCS meeting

Trading, talk and refreshments at the Trumpington Village Hall, 75 high street,Trumpington, Cambridge CB2 9HZ. From 10am to 4pm.

Contact: secretary@epcs.org