Category : Get-Togethers

Dragon Palace – March 2, 2018

Dragon Palace – March 2, 2018

The Southside Irregulars met for lunch at the Dragon Palace in Tinley. Eating heartily were Jim Weimar, Pat Urbut, Gerry Novick, and Sue Hurley. Roger Smith had planned to be there, but was downed by a terrible case of flu. We missed you Rog – see you next time.            

Post on : March 2nd, 2018
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Ancestry Class – February 18, 2018

Ancestry Class – February 18, 2018

59’ers Jump into Ancestry event on 2-18-2018 by: Patti Poirier It was a beautiful day for a really wonderful experience. Julie Bartimus was an excellent presenter, and her hand out contains a great deal of information for beginners, and advanced family historians as well. Jerry Donahue brought copies of documents from his family history, and

Post on : February 28th, 2018
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Lunch – January 17, 2018

Lunch – January 17, 2018

The Southside Irregulars met for an impromptu lunch at the Home Run Inn at 109th and Western. Really great pizza, cold beer/sodas and only $12 bucks apiece! Couldn’t ask for more. A short slideshow is embedded below. Remember to click the 4-arrow icon in the lower right corner to see the pictures full-size.

Post on : January 30th, 2018
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Genealogy Event – February, 2018

Genealogy Event – February, 2018

At our planning meeting last February, a number of people expressed an interest in learning more about Genealogy and how to progress with family research that was already started but needing new direction. Jerry Donahue mentioned a genealogist with whom he was acquainted. He recently contacted her to see if she would be willing to

Post on : December 22nd, 2017
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Holiday Lunch – December 10, 2017

Holiday Lunch – December 10, 2017

December 10th was a bright cold day – and perfect for the Ethelreda 2017 Holiday Lunch. Traverso’s was an inspired pick, and early in the day (12:30 pm) worked out to perfection as we had the whole restaurant to ourselves almost until we were ready to leave.  It is getting harder and harder to find

Post on : December 19th, 2017
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Holiday Get-together December 2017

Holiday Get-together December 2017

Big thanks to Jerry Donahue for taking the initiative and finalizing the arrangements for our Annual Holiday Get-together. The event is scheduled for Sunday December 10, 2017 at 12:30 PM at Traverso’s in Orland Park. Each person will order from the menu for both food and drink. Below is a link to Traverso’s menu to

Post on : October 31st, 2017
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Third Annual Girls Beach Retreat – September 18 to 20, 2017

Third Annual Girls Beach Retreat – September 18 to 20, 2017

MONDAY: September 18, 2017 Three cars separately set out for a meet-up in Porter, IN. Cathy Full starts out from St. Charles to pick up Patti in Geneva at the eye-blink of dawn, they both drive to Lynn’s in Downer’s Grove.  There they all pile in Lynn’s chariot and start out for the “dive in

Post on : September 20th, 2017
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SummerDance – July 23rd

SummerDance – July 23rd

Chicago SummerDance Sunday, July 23, 2017 (4-7pm) – Ballroom May I Have this Dance Presents Ballroom + more! WHERE: Grant Park Spirit of Music Garden, 601 S. Michigan. Parking close by is available for discount prices through SpotHero. Below are a couple of pictures from June, 2015 when Sue, Patti and Joan attended SummerDance. The

Post on : July 1st, 2017
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April 23, 2017 – Pinstripes

April 23, 2017 – Pinstripes

This year, unfortunately, we had a small turnout for the first event of 2017. Forever forward this event is going to be known as Pinstripes with Jerry and the Harem. Five women and Jerry Novick gathered in Oakbrook for brunch, conversation and boccé ball. We took part in either the buffet or the menu items

Post on : April 30th, 2017
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Upcoming Pinstripes Event

Upcoming Pinstripes Event

Please R.S.V.P. to Lynn or Sue so we can give an accurate count to the restaurant by April 20th. LYNN: relaxn9@comcast.net or 630-852-6173 SUE: suehurley2@gmail.com or 708-925-9407 Hope to see everyone there.  

Post on : March 31st, 2017
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