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by LarryWilson
Wed Jun 19, 2019 7:38 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: DUke's Off-Road Ranch July 6th
Replies: 1
Views: 67

DUke's Off-Road Ranch July 6th

Are you still wondering what to do on the 4th of July weekend? The fireworks will be over but that doesn't mean that the fun has to stop. Head down to Duke's off-road park on July 6th. There is always good conversation, a friendly environment and of course wheeling! As always, since Duke's is privat...
by LarryWilson
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:49 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Badlands trip 06/22
Replies: 6
Views: 239

Re: Badlands trip 06/22

I am planning on it!
by LarryWilson
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:28 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Washita July 13th
Replies: 0
Views: 65

Washita July 13th

Hello All In past meetings there has been discussion about going to Washita in July because they have an open wheeling day. Below is the link for those who wish to sign up early. This event is on Saturday July 13th. It’s about 3.5 hours from the Peoria area. I know some people prefer to get a hotel....
by LarryWilson
Sat Jun 01, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Badlands trip 06/22
Replies: 6
Views: 239

Badlands trip 06/22

Saturday June 22nd we have a trip scheduled to go to the Badlands Off-Road Park in Attica, Indiana. The parks hours are 9 am to 7 pm. Entry fee is $25 for the driver and $10 per passenger for the day. Flags are required but if you don't have one, don't worry. You can purchase one there or if you giv...
by LarryWilson
Sun May 26, 2019 9:59 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Meeting Reminder 06/01
Replies: 0
Views: 107

Meeting Reminder 06/01

Hello All,

Just wanted to remind everyone that we have a club meeting on Saturday, June 1st at the Sonic in Pekin. Don't forget that our summer meetings start at 6 pm.

Hopefully the weather will be a little more cooperative and give us a little bit of sunshine!

Hope to see you there!

Larry
by LarryWilson
Wed May 22, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: 2019 Tremont Turkey parade
Replies: 7
Views: 447

Re: 2019 Tremont Turkey parade

I am sorry to hear that. The attendance at the parades is a little different every year. Let's plan on trying again, next year!
by LarryWilson
Wed May 22, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Duke's Off-Road Ranch May 25th
Replies: 5
Views: 375

Re: Duke's Off-Road Ranch May 25th

Steve,

No funds were approved for this adventure. I think a small collection from those attending would be fine. If you need anything, let me know.

Larry
by LarryWilson
Thu May 16, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: The Back Room
Topic: Another new park
Replies: 2
Views: 417

Re: Another new park

I don’t believe anyone from the club has gone up to check out that park yet.

If you do go, please let us know what you think of it.
by LarryWilson
Sat May 04, 2019 4:02 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Duke's Off-Road Ranch May 25th
Replies: 5
Views: 375

Duke's Off-Road Ranch May 25th

Hello All Our next scheduled off road event is on May 25th . It is a trip down to Duke's off-road ranch for some trail clean-up and off-road fun! For those who don't know, Duke's is some property owned by one our club members. It is a lot of fun and every trip is a different experience! The weather ...
by LarryWilson
Fri Apr 26, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: MIJC Club Information
Topic: Meeting Reminder
Replies: 1
Views: 216

Re: Meeting Reminder

Thank you Rose for posting the reminder! It looks like we can have our first cruise-in and donate items for a good cause. So I hope that everyone comes out to the meeting and brings something for the food bank! Don't forget that the meeting time moves to 6pm. And May the 4th be with you! Larry
by LarryWilson
Wed Apr 24, 2019 7:32 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Flat Nasty Easter Weekend
Replies: 20
Views: 1866

Re: Flat Nasty Easter Weekend

I haven’t heard of any trail damage, so I guess it was a good trip.
by LarryWilson
Sun Mar 31, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Meeting reminder April 6th
Replies: 0
Views: 203

Meeting reminder April 6th

Hello All,

I just wanted to remind everyone that we have a club meeting scheduled for this coming Saturday (April 6th) at noon. It will be at the Avanti's in Pekin and it is our last "in door" club meeting for the season.

Hope to see you all there!
by LarryWilson
Sun Mar 31, 2019 10:32 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Colchester Quarry March 30th
Replies: 19
Views: 1905

Re: Colchester Quarry March 30th

We all had a lot of fun! For those that did not attend, the mud did provide a good challenge to ALL on the trails. Thank you to John Gage for being the leader at the site and arranging for us to use the property. Other than some bruised ego's, the only trail damage that I am currently aware of was S...
by LarryWilson
Fri Mar 29, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Colchester Quarry March 30th
Replies: 19
Views: 1905

Re: Colchester Quarry March 30th

Bill directions were sent to your gmail account.
by LarryWilson
Thu Mar 28, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Colchester Quarry March 30th
Replies: 19
Views: 1905

Re: Colchester Quarry March 30th

Steve, I have sent directions to your yahoo account.

Tom, I am sorry to hear that you won’t be able to make it. If you need a hand with the water pump on Sunday, let me know. I might be able to give you a hand if you want.
by LarryWilson
Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Colchester Quarry March 30th
Replies: 19
Views: 1905

Re: Colchester Quarry March 30th

Looks like we might get a little rain in the morning. Hopefully, it won't be too slippery. I think I have sent directions to all those who posted that they are going. If I missed anyone, please let me know.

Looking forward to seeing everyone on the trail!

Larry
by LarryWilson
Sun Mar 10, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Colchester Quarry March 30th
Replies: 19
Views: 1905

Colchester Quarry March 30th

Our trip to Colchester Quarry is on Saturday, March 30th. It is located on the outskirts of Colchester, IL which is about a two hour drive from the Peoria area. The quarry is private property and we don't get to use this location often so it is a new experience for many of us. To respect the privacy...
by LarryWilson
Sun Mar 03, 2019 11:15 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Badlands March 16th
Replies: 11
Views: 1088

Badlands March 16th

Saturday March 16th we have a trip scheduled to go to the Badlands Off-Road Park in Attica, Indiana. This time of year they are open from 9 am to 5 pm. Entry fee is $25 for the driver and $10 per passenger for the day. Flags are required but if you don't have one, don't worry. You can purchase one t...
by LarryWilson
Sun Mar 03, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Inspections/Meeting March 2nd
Replies: 14
Views: 1344

Re: Inspections/Meeting March 2nd

It was good to see such a good turn out for inspections. It is always a blast for me to be able to crawl round everyone's jeep and see all of the different setups. It definitely gives me some ideas on future builds. Overall, the jeeps looked in good shape with only a few issues found. I would like t...
by LarryWilson
Mon Feb 18, 2019 5:34 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Inspections/Meeting March 2nd
Replies: 14
Views: 1344

Inspections/Meeting March 2nd

Hello All, Just a reminder that we have our next club meeting and inspections on March 2nd . It will be at Sam Leman Jeep in Morton , starting time is 12:30 pm . It's a good time to have another set of eyes look at your jeep. Hopefully it will help spot any problems before you get out on the trail. ...
by LarryWilson
Sun Jan 27, 2019 11:26 am
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Meeting Reminder February 2nd
Replies: 0
Views: 401

Meeting Reminder February 2nd

Hello All!

Just a reminder that we have a meeting on Saturday, February 2nd at the Avanti’s in Pekin at noon.

Hope that you can attend!
by LarryWilson
Sun Jan 20, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Meeting Reminder 02/02
Replies: 0
Views: 397

Meeting Reminder 02/02

Hello All,

I just wanted to remind everyone that we have a meeting on Saturday February 2nd. It will be held at the Avanti's in Pekin at noon!

Hope to see you there!
by LarryWilson
Sun Jan 20, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Annual Banquet
Replies: 2
Views: 544

Annual Banquet

Hello All, I just wanted to thank everyone again who had a part in making the annual banquet a success! A big thanks to the Brown's for preparing the wonderful meal and to the Martin's/Stearns' for opening up their home for the pre-party. Everyone seemed to have a good time and plenty of food to eat...
by LarryWilson
Tue Jan 01, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: MIJC Events & Outings
Topic: Dues reminder and annual banquet
Replies: 0
Views: 647

Dues reminder and annual banquet

Hello All, Just a reminder that if you haven't paid your 2019 membership dues, they are due by the end of the month or you will be dropped from the membership roster. Also don't forget that Saturday, January 19th at 6 pm is our annual banquet. There is still time to RSVP (please due so by January 10...
by LarryWilson
Tue Jan 01, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: MIJC Club Information
Topic: Articles of incorporation
Replies: 9
Views: 1519

Re: Articles of incorporation

Thank you again Dave! The information that you have provided has given some background into this situation and answers a few of my questions. It is probably good to have this information out on the website so that if the topic comes up again, we can find it. As for the post office box, I think that ...