On November 30, 2023, St. Catharines Stamp Club delivered a donation of $1,000 to Community Care St. Catharines & Thorold. Picture here are Club President Dave Hillier and Maxine Hutchings of the Thorold Community Care office.

The St. Catharines Stamp Club (Royal Philatelic Society of Canada Chapter 53) has more than seven decades of history in Ontario’s “Garden City.”

We hold biweekly meetings, manage a comprehensive club circuit, offer an extensive library to our members and host a popular annual show, Cathex, every January.

Our executive includes:

  • President Dave Hillier;
  • Vice-President Ken Meyers;
  • Treasurer Jim Glen;
  • Secretary Rod Paige; and
  • Interim Circuit Manager and Immediate Past President Stuart Keeley.


The Winter and Spring dates for 2023 are now posted.

The club’s annual and popular stamp show is held annual in January at Grantham Lions Club, 732 Niagara St., St. Catharines, ON, L2R 5L3. For more show details, click here. 

Also, visit our CATHEX page for more details.

To read more about the club’s annual show, including a full review of the 71st Cathex in January 2020, click here.


The club meets on the first and third Tuesday of each month.

Our meetings are held at the wheelchair-accessible Grantham Lions Club on 732 Niagara St., St. Catharines, and usually run from 6:45 p.m.-8:45 p.m. Every meeting has club circuit books, a five-cent stamp box and a dealer, and the second meeting of the month is usually an auction night.

Directions: From the QEW, take the Niagara Street exit and go north on Niagara Street (towards Lake Ontario). The Grantham Lions Club is about four kilometres north of the QEW. The hall is on the right side of the street after Linwell Road and before Lakeshore Road.

For more information, contact club President Dave Hillier by email or telephone (905-641-2318).