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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...

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...

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...

America the Beautiful Quarters® Program Lesson Plans

April 19, 2018 - The America the Beautiful Quarters® Program, started in 2010, brings selected national sites to this popular circulating coin. Fifty-six different designs make up this series (one for each state, the District of Columbia, and each of five U.S. territories). On...

50 State Quarters Program Lesson Plans

September 29, 2017 - The 50 State Quarters Program is a hit with kids! Thousands of children are collecting these unique coins – one commemorative quarter for each state in the Union – and learning more about their country’s history and heritage. Bring the...

Artists at the Mint

September 29, 2017 - September 28, 2017 When you think of the United States Mint, you might think of the people who work in one of the facilities, stamping or pressing or otherwise making coins. But did you know that artists also work at...