News in the ‘Rallies’ Category

Shabano St. Pk. Rally-June 7-9th, Shabbona, IL

Monday, May 20th, 2019

Host site -Sanders / Comer –
We have 11 trailer here. Weather was good all weekend.
Rented a boat on Saturday to get out on the water.
Communial cooking most meals
Campfire two nights. Lots of fellowship sharing with long time members and new members.

2019 Kick off Rally- Amboy 4H Fairgrounds – April 26-28th

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

Despite the snow and 32 degree temperatures, eighteen brave couples attended.  Friday dinner was a BYO Entry on the Club Grill.  The Friday evening Board Meeting, updated unit Bylaws.   Saturday Membership meeting updated unit Constitution  That afternoon, we had a “Tech Talk” session and happy hour.  Saturday dinner was another BYO Entry with dish to pass. Saturday evening we watched Wally’s African Caravan via the internet and the club projector. Good thing we had the warm fairgrounds buildings.
Link to the NIAC April newsletter:
https://files.constantcontact.com/94f3eda2501/26763e55-6609-4dab-96cd-2cb0ba074b9b.pdf

Pizza Party – Mar. 16th Lou Mainati’s – Elk Grove Villiage

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019

Seventeen people attended our pizza party at Lou’s  The winter weather is finally letting up, so we can start thinking about camping and touring. Quite a few new members attended, and introduced themselves.  As usual, the pizzas and the conversations were good. Looking forward to our first rally  in April at Amboy.

RV show and Cooper’s Hawk Dinner

Monday, February 11th, 2019


Eight couples attended the RV show at Rosemont Convention Center and the dinner at Cooper’s Hawk Restaurant.  The show was good, but no one bought a new Airstream.

Northern NIAC Luncheon Jan. 12- Hoolihans

Friday, December 7th, 2018

Dolores had 23 members attend the luncheon in Geneva. Weather, food, and conversations were good. Quite a few new members attended and introduced themselves and their Airstream dreams.
The ECC has changed the url address of all WBCCI websites to ******.AIRSTREAMCLUB.NET. Therefore, the Northern Illinios. airstreamclub.wbcci.net address is now northernillinois.airstreamclub.net. People will need to change their favorites to the new address.  Dave is using  Constant Contact to store and distribute the uits newsletters. Here is the link to the January 2019 Northern Newsletter.
https://files.constantcontact.com/94f3eda2501/5e511dbb-6186-4894-bf1b-a38cae90b7f8.pdf

Constant Contact does not have a search function to find them, so  I will put the links to them on this website. The 2019 schedule of events is on the “Events page” of this website.

Christmas Luncheon: Dec 1, 2018 – Jimmy’s Charhouse

Wednesday, October 24th, 2018

 

Thirty plus Northern Illinois Airstreamers gathered on a rainy Saturday afternoon, for a luncheon and pleasant conversations.  The weather was much better than the 12 in. of snow, we had earlier in the week.  Five of our past presidents and current officers attended.  There were also a fair number of new members, who introduced themselves, their Airstreams, and hopes for future Airstream adventures.

Oct. 19th -21st – Amboy Thanksgiving/ Installation Rally –

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Eleven couples came out to a warm fairgrounds, for a couple cool evenings (22F).  We conducted our business/election/installation meeting and had a Turkey Feast. We used the club TV projector for entertainment indoors.

 

 

September 26-30 -Region 5 Rally-Springfield, IL

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

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Bob Whitesell (Region 5 President) held the Region Rally at Springfield State Fairgrounds.   All that came had a good time visiting : Lincoln house and monuments, Frank Lloyd Wright house, Governor’s mansion, and State government buildings in Springfield.  Weather was good, as well as the camaraderie.  They had 14 trailers in attendance.  Latest Region 5 news at: https://region5.wbcci.net/

Sept. 14- 16th – Road America Vintage Rally

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Bob Whitesell, Jim Kraner and wives had a good time at the races.  No one came from the Wisconsin unit.

August 17 -19 – Adeline Jay Goe-Karis St. Beach Pk. -Zion, IL (AKA Illinois Beach Park)

Sunday, June 24th, 2018


Eight NIAC couples came to another good rally at a favorite location. Many things to see and do, good weather.  Three couples were new.