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New Quarter Shines Light on Apostle Islands National Lakeshore

April 13, 2018 - By Tracy Chavez April 12, 2018 The United States Mint joined the National Park Service on April 11, 2018, to celebrate the release of the coin honoring Apostle Islands National Lakeshore in Wisconsin, as part of the America the Beautiful Quarters®...

A New Quarter Rocks Michigan

February 15, 2018 - by Tracy Scelzo Chavez February 14, 2018 Sculptor-Engraver Michael Gaudioso discusses his work on the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore coin. Event Details The United States Mint joined the National Park Service on February 7, 2018,  to celebrate the release of...

2018 Native American $1 Coin

January 25, 2018 - James Francis “Jim” Thorpe (1888-1953), was born near Prague, Oklahoma, in what was then Indian Territory. Raised in the Sac and Fox tribe, he was given the native name Wa-Tho-Huk, meaning “Bright Path.” Jim Thorpe became possibly the most versatile...

America the Beautiful Quarters Day in the Classroom Activities

September 27, 2017 - Try these fun activities to bring the excitement of America the Beautiful Quarters Day right into your classroom! Be your own travel agent! Using the Internet, schedule a trip to your favorite national site. Price airline tickets, choose your lodging,...

DC and U.S. Territories Quarters Program Lesson Plans

September 27, 2017 - The 2009 District of Columbia and U.S. Territories Quarters Program brings the District and territories to this popular circulating coin. Designed by teachers for teachers, each lesson plan includes everything you will need to create stimulating learning experiences for your...

50 State Quarters Classroom Activities

September 28, 2017 - Try these fun activities to bring the excitement of State Quarter Day right into your classroom! Explore your mottos with your students through coins. Give each of your students a penny to examine for its traits. When they mention the...