Please join us for Mid Winter Milling this Saturday

For our customers in the National Capital Region, why not stop in and browse our inventory this Saturday, 24 February.

Together with numerous other Almonte merchants, we will be participating in the 2018 Mid-Winter Milling, and hosting “spiritual and self-awareness” practitioners for this one-day event.

Aidan Bliss Morton

Aidan Bliss Morton

At Alliance Coin & Banknote, we are pleased to welcome Reike Master Aidan Bliss Morton, who will be demonstrating her craft by appointment:

Aidan Bliss Morton is a spiritually-guided Intuitive Reiki Master who practices hands-on energy healing on a daily basis. Aidan loves sharing the power of Reiki with her clients and is so grateful to be able to assist people with physical, emotional and spiritual challenges. Aidan also uses Oracle cards as a way to connect with Spirit and will have several different decks available for clients to choose from.

Aidan offers a 20-minute Intuitive Reiki session (which includes a 1 card reading from an oracle card deck of your choice) for $20.

Get all of the details about Mid Winter Milling here!

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New Inventory Sneak Preview!

We have been busy steaming through our backlog of coins in preparation for our first major trade-show of the year, at month-end.

Before this new inventory gets snapped up in Hamilton, however, we wanted to give our local customers an advance preview.

Stop by the store this Saturday January 20, 2018 to view a sample selection of the many hundreds of new Canadian and World coins we’ll be bringing out over the coming weeks, from modern Canadian decimal issues to early pre-Victorian English coinage.  The amalgamated product of dozens of collections we’ve purchased since last summer, we’re confident you’ll find something of interest!

Boxing Week Sale at Alliance Coin & Banknote

Doors open Thursday morning at 10:00 am for our annual Boxing Week Sale! Three days of amazing sales: 28 – 30 December 2017. Thurs & Fri 10am – 7pm, Sat 10am – 5pm.

It’s the biggest event of the year at Alliance Coin & Banknote with discounts on virtually every item in the store. This includes below-cost prices on even the most recent 2017 Royal Canadian Mint products – the only place in the country you’ll find prices like these!

Details of Boxing Week Sale 2017 at Alliance Coin & Banknote

 

Coins & Strings 2017 another success

Our November 4th open-house was attended by approximately 50 visitors, who enjoyed with us a fine harp performance by Diana Marie, as well as the culmination of our “Centennial Display” of 1967 coins, medals and related memorabilia.

View this short video retrospective of the event, prepared by Fenton Isaacs.

Canadian centennial dollar note

‘Coins & Strings’ Open House on November 4th

We look forward to welcoming one and all to our annual Open House:

Coins & Strings
Saturday, November 4th, 2017
3:00 to 6:00pm

Harpist Diana Marie

Note: we will be closed on Saturday until opening for our event at 3pm.

In addition to a performance by harpist Diana Marie (from 3:00 till 5:00), refreshments, and many new additions to inventory, we will also present a special display:

1967 Centennial Collection of Coins, Medals and related memorabilia

Hundred of new coins added to inventory and available for purchase!

We look forward to the pleasure of your company.

 

2017 Monarch Butterfly coin from the Royal Canadian Mint

Come meet an artist from the Royal Canadian Mint!

We are delighted to announce that one of the Royal Canadian Mint’s newest commissioned artists, Graham Spaull, will be joining us in store for a meet-and-greet with our customers on September 23rd.

Coin artist Graham Spaull

Graham Spaull

An accomplished Ottawa-area illustrator and graphic designer, Mr. Spaull’s latest creation, “The Monarch Butterfly”, is being featured on the newly-released “Monarch Migration” Fifty Dollar coin.  Containing 3 oz of .999 Silver, this 55mm issue is the largest Butterfly coin ever struck.

Please stop in to meet the artist, and to see his original artwork behind this lovely coin.

Saturday September 23rd
11:00 am to 4:00 pm
Alliance Coin & Banknote showroom
88 Mill Street, Almonte, Ontario

Please Note

With a limited mintage of just 3,500 pieces, we will have only a small number of examples on hand for those interested in purchasing the coin. The official issue price is $299.95 (tax-exempt);  please contact us in advance if you would like a coin reserved for you.

Canada 150 Loon

Join us on Canada Day!

We’re opening our doors on Saturday July 1st, and invite you to pay a visit to Almonte if you’re looking for an alternative to the mass crowds of Parliament Hill.  We’ll open from 10am to 4pm.

Weather permitting, our downtown Mill Street will once again be graced end-to-end with a tremendous variety of vintage automobiles.  Many of our downtown businesses will be open for the day, and Alliance Coin & Banknote will be offering a coin exchange featuring the new “Canada 150” coin designs.

Heather and I will also be unveiling a special display of 1967 Centennial coins, medals and related memorabilia we have been quietly assembling for the past three years. Finally, we will be putting out new inventory as we begin to see the fruits of our ongoing processing binge.

Why not stop by, and see the nice alternative that Almonte has to offer for this most special of Canada Days! Again, from 10-4 please join us at 88 Mill Street.

For the full 2017 Canada Day line-up in Almonte, visit the Town’s Facebook event page.