A Day in the Woods -- Beamis Woods -- August 12, 2017
20 "Ham"mers in a Pontoon Boat (1st Annual Boat Outing)
Shabbona Lake -- July 31, 2017 --
Jim Cady (KB9THM)'s Birthday Extravaganza Celebration! (June 21, 2017) --
A birthday celebration for Jim at Cafe 63 Restaurant (in Chicago). A great place to stop for breakfast or lunch. Attendees included Kelvin (W9BBQ), Mike (N9PLG), Mel (NE9A), John (KD9BYW), Laura (KD9EID), Jim (Man of the Hour - KB9THM), Kathy (KC9ESY), Frank, Joe (KD9EJX), Jim (WG9J), Brandy Plecki, and Steve (W9DSQ).
Cermak Woods Outing (June 10, 2017)
An outing to Cermak Woods (in Lyons, IL) for some radio fun. Attendees included George (KC9KU), Kelvin (W9BBQ), Dick (WA9NNN), and John (KD9BYW).
Breakfast Meet & Greet (June 3, 2017)
Just a quick pic from a random meet & greet breakfast. (We have these every Saturday - feel free to come out and join us. You don't need to be a member to join us. Information about our Meet & Greet Breakfasts is under the tab "Club Events - Events".)
This breakfast in particular, we finally got to meet newest member, Andy (KB9EW). Great to meet you Andy! Also in the picture are: Dave (WB9HWE), Kathy (KC9ESY), Kyle (Mike's grandson), Laura (KD9EID), Dick (WA9NNN), Jim (W9JGH), Andy (KB9EW), Kelvin (W9BBQ), Bill (WA9HIR), Jim (KB9THM), John (KD9BYW), and Mike (N9PLG).
A Day in the Woods (Veteran's Park) - April 8, 2017
Vacation Gathering - Monticello, IN - October 12, 2016
A small group followed John (KD9BYW) and Laura (KD9EID) while they were on vacation in Monticello, Indiana. We all met in Monon, Indiana at the Monon Connection Railway Museum and Whistle Stop Restaurant. A fun place to visit and tour, and the food is good too! (Great reuben burgers when they offer them.) We did some elbow bending (lunch), posed for a picture, and did a tour. In the picture are Laura (KD9EID), John (KD9BYW), Jim (WG9J), Joe (KD9EJX), and Mel (NE9A).
Dam Fishing (August 2016)
We enjoy some dam fishing, and the great weather - when we can. Here are some pictures from a previous impromptu fishing outing at the Hofman Dam, located just behind P.J. Klems Restaurant in Lyons, IL. Come for the breakfast, stay for the fishing.
Included in the pictures our own very own Steve - KB9DSQ and his grandson Alex, John - KD9BYW, Brian - KD9EOL, and George - AC9KU.
Lake Le-Aqua-Na State Park Picnic (August 2016)
A small gathering on a nice, late summer day. In attendance were Joe - KD9EJX, Brian - KD9EOL, Mel - NE9A, Laura - KD9EID, and John - KD9BYW. Great conversation, great group of hams, too much food (always!), and a great time had by all. We were joined later in the day by Pastor Carl, and his sons.
Dam Fishing (May 2016)
Here are more pictures of another impromptu fishing outing at the Hofman Dam, located just behind P.J. Klems Restaurant in Lyons, IL. Included in the pictures our own very own Steve - KB9DSQ and his grandson Alex, John - KD9BYW, Laura - KD9EID (taking pictures), and their grandson Geo, and a member of the DNR (Department of Natural Resources). "Honest Officer - we didn't do anything wrong."