|Last Updated: May 10, 2020|
The Fisher-Price Collectors Club
is of a group of people who share a love for
Fisher-Price Toys. Name any line of toy, and we probably have some member
who has every one (and in every color scheme, plus every rare variation, and
of course mint in the unopened box!).
We have members who run the spectrum - some collect
everything Fisher-Price; some collect only very specific lines
of toys like the Little People sets or wind-up toys; and some only own a few items that
catch their eye.
We span the ages and generations, and have
members from all over the USA and Canada, and even
international members, too. Some members have only a
couple of favorite toys on display, while others have
their entire houses (and storage units as well!) filled and decorated with Fisher-Price toys!
|It's easy to join! First
print out the application form. If you don't have a printer, you can always hand-print the
application the best you can! Click here to go to the
||Fill out the application. Dues for the year are $25. You can pay by check or
cash. It was discussed having a Paypal option for this, but as of this writing, it has not been set up for
So good old cash or check will do! Checks can be made payable to "Fisher-Price Collectors Club".
|Mail the application to the following address:
c/o Fisher-Price Collectors Club
1840 N. Signal Butte Road
Mesa, AZ 85207
||When the club processes your application, you will be sent a welcome packet. Since we are
run by dedicated volunteers (who sadly often have little free time!), sometimes applications can take a few weeks to process.
Your Membership is for one year, and runs from mid-summer to mid-summer. Membership renewal letters are sent in June/early July.
If you are joining during other times of the year, dues are not pro-rated, but you will be sent the
prior newsletters from earlier in that membership calendar year. And that's it! You are in! Scroll on down below to
read about how a club membership works!
The Fisher-Price Collectors Club first formed in 1993 by our founder Jeanne, and we been together
for over 20 years. The club is run by a dedicated volunteer Board (usually about 10 people), and a very dedicated volunteer
group of officers (president, vice president(s), treasurer, secretary). As a member in the club, people
receive our newsletter The Gabby Goose, usually sent 3 times a year (typically in July, November and the Spring).
The newsletter contains a variety of topics: historical articles about Fisher-Price toys; sometimes a fun and games page;
updates about club members (births, new grandkids, graduations, etc); rummage finds and flea market treasures;
"Getting to know you" page; articles about rare toys or variations; Convention news and photos, and the like. The articles in the newsletter
are submitted by club members themselves, so we always encourage people to write and share with
others! We often also have other mailings throughout the year to share news and updates.
As a member of the club, you will be invited to attend our annual convention, held during the last full weekend
of July in East Aurora NY. East Aurora NY is the home of Fisher-Price toys; it is where the first factory was built, and
where corporate headquarters is today. The convention usually consists of a social hour, a sit-down dinner, and a Toy Show and sale. The Toy Sale is
a one-of-a-kind event, there is nothing like it! You can buy or sell your classic toys there - with Little People,
wooden pull toys, and other classic Fisher-Price toys being the primary toys for sale. The club is unique that we
always get together in "real life" once a year, so people can meet and chat, buy and sell toys, and share their experiences!
Also, the club now has Facebook groups for daily chatting about toys! Two of them, "Fisher-Price Toy Collecting" and
"Tammy's Fisher-Price Collecting Club" are moderated by club members (and open to everyone). See the
Facebook Groups Page for the links. Share your photos, your rummage finds, and just chat away!
Membership in the club also helps us with our charitable efforts. The Fisher-Price Collectors Club has been involved in
supporting many children's charities which include "Hunter's Hope", Make-a-Wish, Buffalo Area flood relief, and
helping feed local children in need. Supporting charities and helping the community have always been very important to
the club, and membership dues help us greatly in that aspect.
Even if you live far from East Aurora and may not be able to attend conventions, your membership alone will help the club
with our goals - to preserve and protect Fisher-Price toys; help our charitable activities, and continue to provide a venue
to bring together people who enjoy Fisher-Price toys!
Thank you for visiting our site!
Home Page /
News and Updates /
Gabby Goose Newsletter /
Annual Toy Sale /
Convention 2019 /
Adventure People Figures ID Guide /
Adventure People Overview /
The Adventure People Illustrated Carded Figures /
Wooden Pull Trains /
East Aurora Information /
Overview of Lines of Fisher-Price Toys /
History and Goals of the club /
Membership Information (Joining the club) /
Some member's Collection Photos /
Overview of Little People Toys /
Fisher-Price toy guide books /
More Links /
Member Memorials /
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