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Spring Rallies Canceled

Saturday, March 21st, 2020

Due to Corvid-19 pandemic, and our more susceptible average older demographic, our NIAC spring rallies have been cancelled by our president, Peter Schwarzs.

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


Recap of International Rally 2019

Saturday, August 3rd, 2019

Here is the link to the write up on the Rally in Virginia, https://www.airstream.com/blog/2019-wbcci-international-rally-recap/?utm_campaign=Monthly%20Newsletter&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=75318980&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8blfMFK9L_DMxsayratsn_GFajuCFK7Z1sRiJpoJZVCy2eA7_8PKY_uOw9TDzTrQWWobec37cXqfrNzjGx92gSm_EYBQ&_hsmi=75319452
Northern Illinois had at least 2 couples attending.

Rock Cut St. Pk.- Aug.16/19th

Saturday, July 27th, 2019


We had twelve couples attend the rally. Eight were newcomers, who have been with Northern for 2 years or less, and four couples were old timers.. We had good weather for Friday and Saturday, but got some rain Sunday morning. Some of the members stayed on till Tuesday, as they enjoy the park and are retired. They do not have to go back to work on Monday. Lucky them. We “Happy Houred”a top of Schwarz’s Skydeck and used the club grill to make three of our meals.

Mexican Festival Rally-Lowden St. Pk. July 12-14th, Oregon, IL

Friday, June 14th, 2019

Host – Rebecca Jones –
Site 60 – Canopy, Grill

Weather was good. Mexican theme was well done. Quite a few new people came, as well as a few old timer couples. Everyone enjoyed themselves. They visited many activities available. in the area.

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.

Starved Rock Rally May 17-19 Utica,IL

Wednesday, May 15th, 2019

We had nine trailers and 17 members with lots of new people in attendance.. A few of us retirees stayed over Sunday night. We had a bit of occasional rain, but we worked around it. The sound of rain on the Airstream roof was nice Friday night. The club grill made communal cooking easy.

NIAC Snowbirds luncheon -January,29th -Travelers Rest

Friday, December 7th, 2018

NIAC snowbirds met at Ruth hall in Travelers Rest for a potluck lunch  – Hosts were Jim & Roberta Matkovich. Six members held a second luncheon at Rusty Bellies, at Tarpon Springs, April 3rd.