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Button Show Schedule


2020



      JANUARY 16 - 19  FLORIDA

The Florida State Button Society will hold its Annual Meeting and Show at the

Shores Resort and Spa, 2637 South Atlantic Avenue, Daytona Beach FL 32118.

Reservations: 866-934-7467 or 386-767-7350. Reserve by December 15 for FSBS $139.00 room rate. Showroom hours: Thurs 10AM – 5PM, Fri 1 -5PM, Sat 10AM – 5PM, Sun 10AM – 2PM. Theme: Trawling for Buttons on Florida’s Treasure Coast. Contact Kaye Reed 850-647-5414  or Linda Wood 850-229-8628,www.floridastatebuttonsociety.org.

Click here to go to the Florida State Button Society website.



      JANUARY 25  CONNECTICUT

The Connecticut State Button Society will hold its meeting at

Grace Lutheran Church, 222 Farmington Ave, Rte 10. Plainville, CT 06062. 

Show and Tell Showroom hours: 9am to 3pm.

For more info or for weather update contact: Laurel Durso

Dealers contact: Rachel Mercurio

Click here to go to the Connecticut State Button Society website.



      FEBRUARY 22 - 23  ARIZONA

Arizona State Button Society’s Annual Show will be held at the

Hilton Garden Inn Phoenix/Avondale

11460 W. Hilton Way

Avondale AZ  85323

west of Phoenix directly off of I-10

Reservations: 623-882-3351, mention ASBS for a better rate.

Theme: "Fabulous Creatures". Room rate $143, suite $153.

Showroom Sat 10 - 5, Sun 10 - 3.

Mini-workshops available each day

Theme:  Wild West Roundup

(Judging Day Feb. 21st)

Contact:  Roberta Schuler show chair or Val Perry



      MARCH 12 - 14  INDIANA

The Indiana State Button Society will hold its Annual Convention at the

a new location--Essenhaus Inn ,240 US-20, Middlebury, IN 46540

Call: 800-455-9471 or (574) 825-9471 and reference show to reserve $115 room by 2/12/20.

Theme: "Roaring 20s, The Bees Knees of Buttons"

Showroom hours: March 12(EST 4pm-6pm, 13th(1pm-5pm) & 14th(9am-3pm)

Contact Pat Cooper



      MARCH 21   CONNECTICUT

This state show has been cancelled.

Connecticut State Button Society website.



      APRIL 4  MAINE

This state show has been cancelled.

Click here to go to the Maine State Button Society website.



      APRIL 4 - 5  OHIO

This state show has been cancelled.

Click here to go to the Ohio State Button Society website.


      APRIL 16 - 18  Illinois

This state show has been rescheduled to the end of May.

The Illinois State Button Society Annual Show will be held at the

Holiday Inn & Suites Convention Center,

3202 East Empire Street, Bloomington, IL 61704.   

Reservations: 309-662-4700

Mention ISBS for special rate $95.00 until March 31st,  2020

Theme: " Wild, Wacky, Wonderful Wood Buttons "

Showroom hours: Thurs. 6:30 pm -9 pm, Fri  1 pm - 5 pm, Sat 9 am- 2 pm. 

Contact Russa Milburn,  rl.milburn@mchsi.com, 309-830-5611

Click here to go to the IL State Button Society website.



      APRIL 18  MASSACHUSETTS

This state show has been cancelled.

The Massachusetts State Button Society will hold its spring meeting at

St. Anthony’s Parish Hall

14 Phoenix Street

Shirley, MA.

approximately 3 miles off of Route 2.

9:00 - 3:00 Program: Auction.

Contact: Nancie Glazer

Click here to go to the MA state button society website.



      APRIL  24 - 26  MISSOURI

This state show has been cancelled.

The Missouri State Button Society Spring Show will be held at the

Inn at Grand Glaize, 5142 Osage Beach Parkway, Osage Beach, MO 65065.

Contact the inn at www.innatgrandglaize.com

or call 1-800-348-4731 or 573-348-4731.  

Group code is MSBS20 for special rate of $89 before March 18.

Tray check-in is Thursday April 25 only. Judging is Friday.

Showroom hours are Friday, April 24, 7 pm - 9 pm (after judging is complete.)  Saturday, April 25, 10 am - 5 pm, Sunday, April 26, 9:30 am - 1:30 pm. Admission is free.

Contact: Brenda LaManna or Sherry Jurevics

Click here to go to the Missouri State Button Society website.


      April 25  NEW HAMPSHIRE

This state show has been cancelled.

The New Hampshire State Button Society will hold its annual spring show at the

First Congregational Church

230 South Park St., Lebanon, NH. 03766

Hosted by the Twin Valley Button Club

Contact: Rachel McCuin

Click this link for Directions.

Click here to go to the NH State Button Society website.



      April 4 - 5  PENNSYLVANIA

This state show has been cancelled.

The Pennsylvania State Button Society will hold its Spring Show at

Holiday Inn Morgantown, PA, 6170 Morgantown Road, Morgantown, PA 19543.

Reservations:  610-286-3000.  Room rate:  $102.00 + TX.  

Theme:  Button Games.  

Show-room hours:  Saturday, 9AM-5PM, Sunday, 10AM-2PM.  

Contact:  Linda Christ

Click ere to go to the Pennsylvania State Button Society website.


     May 1 - 2 Oregon

This state show has been cancelled.

Click here to go to the Oregon State Button Society website.


      May 1 - 3 NEW YORK

This state show has been cancelled.

The New York State Button Society will hold its Annual Show at the

DoubleTree by Hilton, 225 Water Street, Binghamton NY 13901.

Reservations 607-722-7575.  Mention NYSBS for $105.00 room rate before March 25.

Showroom hours: Fri 9AM-5PM, Sat 9AM-5PM, Sun 10AM-Noon.

Contact: Shirley Clark or Deborah Hendrickson

Click here to go to the New York State Button Society website.



      May 7 - 9  MINNESOTA

This state show has been cancelled.

The Minnesota State Button Society will hold its Annual Show,

celebrating the 75th Anniversary of MSBS, at the

DoubleTree Hilton, 7800 Normandale Blvd., Bloomington MN 55439.

Reservations: 1-866-271-8967. Reserve by April 14, 2020. Mention SBS for room rate of $99 (single and double) plus tax.

Theme: Our Glass is Half Full.

Annual Auction: Thur. May 7th 1-5 PM.

Showroom hours: Fri May 8th 1-5PM, Sat. May 10th 10AM-2PM,

Contact: Kathy Bartholow

Click here to go to the Minnesota State Button Society website.



      May 21 - 24  CALIFORNIA

This state show has been cancelled.

The California State Button Society will hold its Annual Show at the

Wyndham Visalia Hotel, 9000 W Airport Dr, Visalia CA 93277. 

Reservations:  559-651-5000.  Mention CSBS for the $99 room rate. 

Theme:  I Love Paris (buttons) in the Springtime.

Showroom hours:  Sat 10AM-5PM, Sun 10AM-3PM.

Contact Susan Porter or Marion Nebiker

Click here to go to the California State Button Society website.



      May 28 - 30  Illinois

This state show has been cancelled.

The Illinois State Button Society Annual Show will be held at the

May 28th, May 29th & 30th 2020

Room rates $96

The Illinois State Button Society Annual Show will be held at the

Holiday Inn Bloomington/Normal (formerly Radisson)

8 Traders Circle

Normal, IL 61704

located off Interstates 55, 39 and 74

Telephone (309)862-0101


Current Schedule. 

Thursday May 28th  3 pm - 10pm  set-up time 3-6 pm showroom open 6:30 -9:00pm   

 Friday     May 29th   9 am - 5pm    showroom open 10 am -5 pm  

Saturday May 30th    9 am - 4 pm showroom open 9 am- 2pm

Contact Russa Milburn,  rl.milburn@mchsi.com, 309-830-5611

Click here to go to the IL State Button Society website.

   


      June 11 - 13  IOWA

This state show has been cancelled.

The Iowa State Button Society will hold its Annual Show at the Best Western Regency Inn, 3303 S. Center St., Marshalltown, IA 50158.

Reservations: 641-752-6321. Mention Iowa Button Society for reduced room rate, deadline May 30th.

Showroom Hours: Thursday 6:30-8:30 pm. Friday Competition 7:30 am - Noon, showroom open 1:00 - 5:00 pm, program and reception 7:00 p.m. Saturday 9:00 am - 2:00 pm.

Contact: Karen Leibold


      June 19 - 21  NERBA

This state show has been cancelled.

Northeast Regional Button Association will hold its annual show at the

Sturbridge Host Hotel on Cedar Lake, Sturbridge, MA 01566.

Reservations: 508-347-7393 Room rate about $103.

Theme: Button Games.

Showroom hours: Fri 9:30AM – 5PM, Sat 9:30AM – 5PM; Sun 10AM – Noon.

Contact: Joanne Wyman

Click here to go to the NERBA website.



      June 12 - 28  NEW HAMPSHIRE BUTTON AUCTION

The live part of our auction has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

We will be still having our full auction online.

You can access information here:

Click here to go to the NH Button Auctions website.



      JULY 11  MASSACHUSETTS

This national show has been cancelled.

The Massachusetts State Button Society will hold its summer meeting at

St. Anthony’s Parish Hall

14 Phoenix Street

Shirley, MA.

approximately 3 miles off of Route 2.

9:00 - 3:00

Potluck Picnic - bring a dish to share.

Contact: Nancie Glazer

Click here to go to the MA state button society website.



      JULY 25  NEW HAMPSHIRE

This national show has been cancelled.

The New Hampshire State Button Society will hold its annual summer show at the

Rumney Baptist Church (on the common)

375 Main St., Rumney, NH. 03266

Hosted by the Belknap Button Club

Showroom Hours: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM. Program: Annual Auction

Contact: Sharon Evans

Click here to go to the NH State Button Society website.



      AUGUST 1 - 8  National Button Society Convention

This national show has been cancelled.

The National Button Society will hold its annual convention at the

Crowne Plaza Springfield - Convention Center

3000 South Dirksen Parkway, Springfield, IL  62703

Reservation: 1-877-834-3613 (room block code: E2K)  

Room rate - $114.00 + tax per night, by July 3, 2020

For more information go to the NBS website!



      SEPTEMBER 12  MASSACHUSETTS

This national show has been cancelled.

The Massachusetts State Button Society will hold its winter meeting at

AMVETS Hall, 2150 Main St., Three Rivers, MA 01080(Exit 8 from the Mass Turnpike).

Showroom hours: 9AM - 3PM

Contact: Nancie Glazer

Click here to go to the MA state button society website.



      SEPTEMBER 26  NEW HAMPSHIRE

This national show has been cancelled.

The New Hampshire State Button Society will hold its annual fall show at the

Keene Unitarian Church on 69 Washington St. in Keene, NH. 03485

The church is handicapped accessible.

Contact: Thelma Nichols

Click this link for Directions.

Click here to go to the NH State Button Society website.


      OCTOBER 2 - 4  MICHIGAN

This national show has been cancelled.

The Michigan Button Society will hold its Fall Show at the

Four Points by Sheraton, 3600 Cork St., Kalamazoo, Michigan 49001.

Reservations: 269-385-3922

reserve by September 1st for the MBS special room rate of $122.00 plus taxes.

Friday October 2 is judging and early bird dinner. Showroom hours: Sat 10AM-5PM, Sun 10AM-1PM

Theme: A Button Harvest.  

Contact: Ralph and Sheri DeCew

Click here to go to the Michigan State Button Society website.


      OCTOBER 24  CONNECTICUT

This national show has been cancelled.

The Connecticut State Button Society will hold its meeting at

Grace Lutheran Church, 222 Farmington Ave, Rte 10. Plainville. 

Showroom hours: 9AM-3:30PM 

The program is TBA.

Contact Laurel Durso or Rachel Mercurio

Click here to go to the Connecticut State Button Society website.



      OCTOBER 31 - November 1  NEW HAMPSHIRE BUTTON AUCTION

The live part of our auction has been cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

We will be still having our full auction online.

You can access information here:

Click here to go to the NH Button Auctions website.



      NOVEMBER 7 - 8 New England Fiber Festival - NEFF

This national show has been cancelled.

The Fiber Festival of New England

Mallary Complex at Eastern States Exposition

1305 Memorial Avenue
West Springfield, MA 01089 (Gate 9 parking lot)

Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Click here to go to the Fiber Festival of New England website.


      NOVEMBER 11 - 14  Western Regional Button Association - WRBA

This national show has been cancelled.

The Western Regional Button Association invites you to join us at the world-class

Coeur d’Alene Resort, 115 S. 2ndStreet, Coeur d’Alene ID 83814.    

Reservations 800-688-5253, code HBC20 for rooms $119-159 depending on view and amenities. Five star restaurant, wine cellar, “button” spa packages, and pet friendly, too!  Activities from 4:30pm Wednesday through Saturday afternoon. Showroom open Friday 10am—6pm and Saturday 10am—3pm.

Contact Joy Journeay

Click here to go to the WRBA website!



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