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September – Meeting – Picnic – FUN FLY!

Our next club meeting will be Thursday September 2oth at 7:00 PM. Club Picnic will be held on Sunday the 23rd! The Fun Fly is scheduled for Sunday the 23rd and will be the “Ribbon CUT”. Mark Kanzia will be the event … Continue reading

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AUGUST – Meeting and FUN FLY!

Our next club meeting will be Thursday August 16th at 7:00 PM. The Fun Fly is scheduled for Saturday the 18th at Noon! and will be the “Carrier Landing”. Steve J. will be the event coordinator. This is a closed Club Fun Fly. … Continue reading

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AMA National Model Aviation Day – August 11TH!

Happy National Model Aviation Day! Tomorrow is the official celebration of National Model Aviation Day. We invite all members to celebrate by attending an event near you, flying with friends at your local field, or by reaching out someone to … Continue reading

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July “CARRIER Landing” Fun Fly Cancelled

We were at the field this AM to set up the Carrier Event Fun Fly, but without planes and pilots the Fun Fly could not get off the ground. We held the hope until about 2:30, and then packed up. … Continue reading

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JULY FUN FLY! “The Carrier Landing”

The Aircraft Carrier Fun Fly will take place tomorrow July 21st! The event will begin at noon and we will shut down the flight line a few minutes prior to noon to construct the Carrier Landing Deck. Pilot meeting at … Continue reading

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JULY Club Meeting!

Our next club meeting will be Thursday July 19th at 7:00 PM. The Fun Fly is scheduled for Saturday the 21st and will be the “Carrier Landing”. Steve J. will be the event coordinator. We will firm up the time at the club … Continue reading

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MAY CLUB meeting will be Thursday May 17th at 7:00 PM!!

Our next club meeting will be Thursday May 17th at 7:00 PM. The first fun Fly is scheduled for the weekend of May 19 / 20th and will be the “Climb and Glide”. Gerardo Sulic will be the event coordinator. We will firm up the day … Continue reading

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April Club Meeting Thursday 4-19-18 7:00 PM

Join us at our next club meeting, Thursday April 19th at 7:00 PM. We will discuss spring cleanup at the field, 2018 events and schedule our Fun Fly’s for this season.

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Forest Preserves of Cook County: Parking

By order of the Forest Preserves of Cook County, we are no longer allowed to park along the path from the parking lot to the center line. As stated numerous times in the past, we are also not to park … Continue reading

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Checkerboard RC Club March 15th Meeting / Auction

The March 15th club meeting, we will be holding our club auction. We are looking to our members to bring in and donate all related items to our hobby. We all have items such as kits, built planes, motors, radio … Continue reading

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