Archive for the ‘Rallies’ Category

March 14- Coopers Hawk Luncheon, Arlington Heights

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

Canceled, due to lack of interest by the members.

Coopers Hawk at 798 W Algonquin Rd, Arlington Heights, IL 60005. I have made reservations under “Bob Airstream”.**please note that I will not be there

January 12th Luncheon -Granite Peak

Thursday, January 23rd, 2020
Granite Peak – 1828 Abriter Court, Naperville Illinois 60563 630.544.3700
01/12/20 12:00 PM – 01/12/20 3:30 PM
We had 14 members attend, plus a few guests. Planning for a great camping season.

RV show and Pizza – Feb. 15 Stephens -Rosemont

Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

Saturday, February 15th. Met at the ticket booth entrance at 2:30 pm and toured the show to about 5:30 pm.
Went to Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria – 1050 E Higgins Rd, Elk Grove Village, IL 60007 for dinner at 6:30. You do NOT need to attend the show to join us for dinner. Attendance unknown.

Christmas Dinner- Dec. 15 Huntley, IL

Monday, October 21st, 2019

We held our Christmas Dinner at Jamerson’s Charhouse at 12860 Del Webb Boulevard, Huntley, Il. I did not get a count of the members that atrtended.

Peter’s President’s message:

Region 5 Annual Rally- Amboy, Illinois – Sept. 4th – 8th

Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

The Rally was held at the Amboy 4H fairgrounds. 25 trailering couples attend. Weather was good, except a little rain on departure, Sunday. Thursday dinner was on you own. Later, we had campfire. Friday, we shared rides to Lasalle. IL and had a guided group tour of the Hegler mansion and a barge ride on the Illinois River. The Rally dinner was provided Saturday Evening.

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:

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. address is now 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.

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.