National Coin Week open house a blast
Written by: Lauren Springli
Attendees at the 2014 National Coin Week open house at the Money Museum on Saturday, April 26, had a blast participating in many cool numismatic activities. There was a prize wheel, buried treasure, a raffle and the cash cube. Here are some of our favorite photos from the day.
Congradulations to our prize winners:
Family four-pack to the Money Museum and Kennedy half dollars: Tim Board,Tommy Bahre, Dave Barry, Sam Orr
Paper Money of the United States by Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg: Eren Toledo, Emily Bloedel, David G. White, Sarah Barry
2014 America the Beautiful quarters Mint proof set: Alex Helms, Wendy Barton, Jason Cuppy
Cash Cube: Juanita Barry ($40), Amanda Dozier ($23)
Juanita Barry catches money in the Cash Cube.
Adam Leech demonstrates Hobo Nickel carving to an enthusiastic group of numismatists.
Audry Rutzen spins the prize wheel.
Open house attendees had the chance to win cool prizes by spinning the prize wheel.
Money Museum curator Douglas Mudd demonstrates the minting process at the mini mint.
A father/daughter team tackle the National Coin Week quiz.
Juanita Barry counts the money she captured in the cash cube. She beat the previous record of $39 by just a dollar earning $40.
ANA Executive Director Kim Kiik
Riley Winters digs for coins in the treasure chest.
Would of been something good to look at. But again no pictures take it down.