News in the ‘Rallies’ Category

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

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Lee County 4H Fairgrounds on Route 30 Amboy, IL.  We will have a big thanksgiving feast, We will also elect and install our new officers.

Make Reservations with Sanders.

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

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Region 5 president, our own Bob Whitesell, will be holding the Region rally at Springfield State fairgrounds.  Latest Region 5 news at: https://region5.wbcci.net/    Springfield has many interesting things about Lincoln, Frank Lloyd Wright, and the State government. Rally will be less formal this year.

Sept. 14- 16th – Road America Vintage Rally ( joint rally with Wisconsin unit)

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Bob Whitesell and Jim Kraner had a good time at the races.

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

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

We had 8 couples for another good outing with many things to do.  Three couples were new.

July 12th -15th – Rock Cut St. PK. Buddy Rally –

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

 

Attending were: Whitesells, Mayos, Kraners, Lanings, John Damisch, Duttons, and Murrays.  Wendorfs drove in for Saturday.

Saturday morning, after the overnight rain stopped, pancakes were cooked on the club grill.  The Club Grill was also used for the steaks at the Saturday evening potluck dinner.

Saturday afternoon, 7 members participated in fly fishing lessons, but none caught a fish.  Sunday, Marge Kraner caught a 2 pound Catfish and Warren caught at least one good size Bass.  The weather was hot and humid,

Link to the 2018 NIAC July newsletter  :  https://drive.google.com/open?id=1eHHuXboDdQiad7ZGlO1wsA KCzYPna7JF

International Rally – Salem, Origeon

Sunday, June 24th, 2018

The Schwarzs, Gardeners, and Sanders attended the International and are continuing on Alaska WBCCI Caravan.

If you have a Facebook account, you can follow their adventures there.  Here is the link: https://www.facebook.com/groups/ak2018/

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There were 725 Airstreams attending the rally.   The weather, entertainment, and accommodations were good.

Registration for the 2019 International in Virginia is open: Link: https://doswell.wbcci.net/  It is about 900 miles and 15 hour drive time from Northern Illinois, if you drive the speed limit.

The location for the 2020 International conventions is in Colorado and 2021 it will be in Tennessee.

Le Aquina Rally

Tuesday, June 12th, 2018

Image may contain: 4 people, people sitting, outdoor and foodHad good weather and good show up at the park.  People getting ready for International.

May rally

Saturday, April 14th, 2018

Corp of Engineers park, by the dam, got flooded.  Had to move rally to Palisades  park.  14 Trailering couples had  good time with good weather.

Opening Spring Amboy Rally- April 6-8th

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Six valent couples brought out 5 trailers to Amboy fairgrounds on Route 30 for the rally  The weather was little chilly at 16F over night, but the buildings and the friendships were warm.

Newsletter link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1yg1T48ltnGNMFZxhucLAUbpQKVAxtJ2S

Link to NIU Facebook Post:  https://www.facebook.com/WBCCI.NIU/photos/pcb.2119278731423085/2119278558089769/?type=3

March 7th Florida Snowbird luncheon, Tarpon Springs.

Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

The Northern Illinois Snowbirds had another luncheon on March 7th at Rusty Bellies, in Tarpon Spring, FL. Real caravaning delightfuls.