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The Year of the Bird

June 6, 2018 - By Jill Westeyn June 6, 2018 Have you ever felt like numismatics has gone to the birds? The bird most associated with U.S. coinage is the bald eagle—rightly so, since the eagle is our national bird. U.S. coins have featured...

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...

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,...

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...