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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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2018 Ethelreda Poll

2018 Ethelreda Poll

Here’s the Poll – Just one question.

Post on : September 30th, 2017
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Save the Dates – Newest Updates

Save the Dates – Newest Updates

 

Post on : July 31st, 2017
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Memory from Patti Poirier

Memory from Patti Poirier

Some years ago, 2013 I think, Betty Ashe came into town and some of us arranged a lunch meeting at Palermo’s within a couple of days. Diane Witt joined us at the very last minute, and we were about to leave because we hadn’t heard from her. She had been to Ft. Wayne, IN that

Post on : July 5th, 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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