Its Time for Fun Flys!

We are really excited to bring back fun flys that will now have focus on both fixed wing and quad flyers. Dates could be subject to change due to weather. We will confirm the times of the fun flys on a per month basis.

The dates are as follows:

April17Quad and Fixed Wing
May22Fixed Wing Fun Fly
May23Quad Fun Fly
June19Quad Fun Fly
June20Fixed Wing Fun Fly
July17Air Show Fun Fly
August21Fixed Wing Fun Fly
August22Quad Fun Fly
September18Quad Fun Fly
September19Fixed Wing Fun Fly
October23Halloween Fun Fly
November20Chili Fly
December18Winter Fly
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2021 Club Meeting Dates

Here are the meeting dates for the 2021 season, look forward to seeing you there!


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Checkerboard Virtual Club Meeting

Our club will be hosting our next virtual meeting on February 18th from 7-8:30PM. Details for the virtual meeting will be sent via email. If anyone is interested in joining us please click on the contact us link at the top of the page. Thank you.

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Happy New Year!

We would like to wish everyone a Happy New Year!
Let’s make 2021 count with a fun year of flying. We hope to bring back fun flys, raffles and get togethers.
Hope to see you there when the weather clears!

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Checkerboard Club Elections

Checkerboard will be announcing our club officer election results on Thursday November 19th. We are happy to answer any questions. Please contact us via the contact link at the top of the website.

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Checker Board Zoom Happy Hour

Checkerboard will be hosting our virtual zoom meeting July 16th at 7pm. If you are not a club member but would like to join in on the meeting give us an email at

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Virtual Checkerboard Happy Hour

Checkerboard recently hosted a virtual happy hour and show/tell over Zoom on May 22nd. It was big success and everyone had alot of fun. Be on the lookout for another Zoom Checkerboard Happy Hour during the month of June.
Stay safe everyone.

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Club Meeting Big Raffle

Thursday January 16th will be our first club meeting of 2020! Also we will be holding our big raffle. All in all there will be eighteen winning tickets. See you there.

Meeting is a 7:00pm. Here is the address.

7640 Jackson Blvd, Forest Park, IL 60130

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Checkerboard Christmas/Holiday Dinner

We will be having our Christmas Holiday party at Mothers Day Restaurant on Friday December 13th at 6pm!
Please remember that there is no formal club meeting this month.
So come on out and let’s all have a great time sharing this hobby together! The address is listed below, thank you.

8815 W. Cermak Rd.
North Riverside, IL 60546

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Chili Fly

We will be hosting our club’s chili fly on Saturday November 23rd at 11am! Bring some chili or other food item and an airplane and let’s have a great time!

This event is for Checkerboard members and invited guests thank you.

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