Week Thirteen 2015
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have a lot of great activities, meals, entertainment, and
gemutlichkeit lined up all weekend, Ein Prosit!
Fry & Shrimp Jammers Special
“Frank Sinatra” Costanzo will be singing the oldies and on at 8p.
Bocce Ball on Beer Mountain/Flag Pole Hill – Thank you Becker
Family for hosting
& DJ Ed at the Raths
Go” Dinner & Grill open after
“The Piano Man” Miletic will be playing all your requests at
am Singles Horseshoes Tourney at the Raths
am Farewell Hors d’oeuvres Party – bring an appetizer to pass
While Labor Day signals the end of the summer camp season, we have
great activities in the Fall and beyond.
11-13 – Baers Picnic
18-20 – All Turner Picnic
25-26 – Tuna Tournament
& beyond – Barenhohle open for Bears & Hawks games –
request to be placed on the
Facebook Barenhohle page
to be updated
special is Shrimp Jammers, fried shrimp with a blend of Monterey jack
cheese, with choice of potato and trimmings. Cheese crust for
the steaks is back!!! On Sunday evening the grill is
open with a ham and potatoes special. Labor
Day Friday’s special is German Sausage Plate. Labor
Day Sunday is the ever popular “Must Go” dinner.
“Must Go” is where we clear out the leftovers of the summer meals
and some excess product inventory at bargain basement prices.
It will be buffet style until it’s all gone. It must go!!!
Remember if you have something you’d like to share as a special
next year, you only have to prepare for 20-30 people. See Scott
Lau (firstname.lastname@example.org) to discuss details. If you would
be available and prefer a Thursday evening Friday morning
prep duty wrapping potatoes, preparing salads, etc.in lieu
of other duties see Pam or Scott Lau
LEASE & DUTIES
The annual ground leases will be mailed around October 1st and
are due by November 1st.
Please be aware that part of the ground lease form is your
opportunity to express your duty preferences and any specific dates.
Keep in mind that while preferences will be taken into account, they
cannot be guaranteed.
A big thanks to Chris Mostyn for being the editor and publisher of
our weekly summer
She’s been great at chasing people (like me….) down who forget to
provide her content by the
and making last minute adjustments. The bulletin is an
important part of the ongoing
at camp and we appreciate Chris’s efforts!!!
When dining and having refreshments in the Rathskeller please
remember to clear your tables
dispose of plates and glasses in the trash. If you have a
beverage left you do not want to finish, please
that to the bar so it can be poured down the drain. Remember we
have no wait staff at the Raths. If
leave a mess on your table it could be you cleaning it up the next
morning if you have a duty on the
Removal and cottage remodeling projects
remember that removal of any tree and
projects can only be done with Buildings & Grounds approval.
If you have a tree that needs to be
or a project please contact Howard Boress for review and approval.
There are forms and
on the District website IllinoisTurners.org. If you have an
emergency situation where a tree has
fallen or is threatening your cottage please contact Dave the
Facility Manager at 224-800-3636 for
Illinois Turner Camp Committee is seeking two volunteers for a three
to help manage the wooded property across from camp and enforce
Turner camp policy for no hunting,
dumping and no trespassing. The three year term will run from Oct.1
2015 to Sept. 30 2018. New
will be solicited in Aug. 2018. For years there has been a serious
problem with Trespassing,
hunting/Poaching and Dumping. The Camp Committee is seeking two
responsible, qualified and
individuals to manage the property, report trespassers and dumping to
police, and prevent/report
hunting in the wooded property across the street from camp.
Volunteers will check the property twice
week during the off season, check in with the camp facility manager
weekly and present a report at all the
and district committee meetings. Volunteers will be given permission
to bow hunt the property during
season for their contribution to camp. If you are interested
please send a resume to the Camp
no later than Sept. 15th. Please include your name, address, phone
and email, Society and how
you have been a member. Please include if you are a cottage owner
and the frequency you are at
in the off season. Send resume to Illinois Turner Camp PO Box 211
Fox Rive Grove, IL 60021.
who have previously violated camp rules on trespassing, dumping or
illegal hunting in the woods
from camp will not be considered or allowed input on this project.
Thanks Kevin Dahm
you enjoyed the recent National Turnfest in Aurora, imagine how
fun it would be to join fellow Turners at the 2017 International
Turnfest in Berlin, Germany! We have
a list of Turners who would be interested in joining us for a
memorable trip. The dates of the fest are
3-10, 2017. If you would like to be kept up to date with the
plans please send your name and
to Pam Lau email@example.com or 847-876-4951.
Please see the signup dates for Bocce Ball this year in the Raths:
Dick & Mary
BAERS PICNIC DATE HAS CHANGED Please
join the Baers on September 11, 12 &13. Details
weekend bulletin is being published by Chris Mostyn. If you would
an item please email me no later than Wednesday afternoon