Friday, September 28 - 7:00 to 10:30
Join us for a sunset cruise on Lake Michigan.
If you have never seen the skyline from the water as the sun is setting - IT'S SPECTACULAR!
ONLY 30 SPOTS AVAILABLE - Don't rely on the Meetup RSVP count - contact Jason if you have any questions about attending.
Kanan is one of Chicago's premier party boats with 4 levels of fun! The top deck provide plenty of outdoor seating to enjoy the beautiful weather and lake breeze.
A full buffet and 2 drinks included in the price.
ONLY $49 -
The cost is $49 for members, $54 for non-members. This cruise costs $79.95 if you book it directly - and our rate is even less than recent Groupon deals.
Come out for a fantastic night on the water!
Pay via Paypal or contact Jason regarding payment by check.
PLEASE PLAN EARLY - Contact Jason with any questions or concerns about scheduling.
How to contact Jason?
sk8r_sk8r at yahoo.com
Finally, if you want to purchase a voucher to go on a cruise on a different date, contact Jason. Vouchers entitle you to book a cruise on any available date for $36 or $46 depending on whether it is a normal or a premium cruise.
Voucher cost is $13 each. Discounts can be made for multiple vouchers.
Join us September 8 at 6:30
Enjoy the end of summer with a great roof-top view of the Chicago skyline.
Methzethes are small plates (like tapas). Pegasus has an extensive selection of hot & cold plates ranging from the famous saganaki to gyros and salads.
If you have never tried this style of Greek - you are in for a treat!
Thanks to Andrea for the idea and help coordinating.
RSVP on Meetup or Contact Jason:
Sk8r_sk8r at yahoo.com
130 S Halsted
THE BIGGEST PARTY OF THE YEAR!!
Even though Chicago may enjoy another month of warm, sunny, summer-like weather, it is time to think about snow!
Come and socialize with fellow skiers and snowboarders! Check out the exciting line up of western trips, mid-western trips, and fall social events; take advantage of the early bird discount by signing up for the trips and renewing your club membership. Enjoy free appetizers, various drink specials at the cash bar, and great conversations with old and new friends.
WHEN: Sunday, September 16th, 6pm-9pm.
WHERE: O'Donovan's, 2100 W Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL (two blocks west of Damen on Irving Park).
O'Donovan's has its own parking lot. There are meters in front (not sure if they need to be fed on a Sunday night), but parking is free just west of the restaurant on Irving Park.
3 blocks west of the IRVING PARK Brown CTA train stop.
FOOD/Beverage: The club has purchased appetizers for you to enjoy while the supply lasts and a cash bar with drink specials will be available.
MEMBERSHIP: Membership is $30 but 2011-2012 members may renew for $20 on or prior to September 16th. There are lots of advantages to being a member including club subsidized events.
You can complete and print the membership application on-line. Or download the Membership Applicaiton from the Meetup Menu.
End of Season Party!
What: Dinner Party at Hackney's Restaurant, 1514 E Lake Ave, 60025, Glenview, IL
Choice of one of the following entrees:
- Top Butt Steak served with sauteed mushrooms and a baked potato
- Grilled Chicken & Fresh Asparagus over Penne Pasta served with garlic bread
- Broiled Tilapia served with parsley new potatoes
- Hackney Burger
All entrees include onion rings, tossed green salad, freshly-baked
rolls, unlimited soft drinks and coffee, and a chocolate sundae.
When: April 28th, 6:30 p.m.
Pricing: $30 for members, $40.00 for non-members
Cash Bar will be available
How: Members pay $30
non-members pay $40
Make payment to Pine Point Ski Club by 4/19/12 and
2457 Prairie Ave.
Evanston, IL 60201
millennium park Ice Rink
January 21st, 3:00 p.m..
Nothing if you own skates. $9.00 if you don't
Contact Janet Butterfield or sign up on Meet-Up
Pizano's Pizza and Pasta, 61 Est Madison St.
January 21st. 6:30 p.m.
What ever you spend. Please pay in cash.
Contact Janet Butterfield or sign up on Meet-Up.
What: Enjoy great food and wine with good friends.
When: Friday, November 18th, 6:00 p.m.
Where: The Tasting Room, 1415 West Randolph Street, Chicago. (312)942-1313
How: RSVP to email@example.com by Tuesday, November 15th. Ask the hostess for the Pine Point Reservation. At this time, we have a reservation for 12. I will expand it if needed.
How Much: What ever you spend but pay with cash.
Friday, September 23, 2011, 6:30 PM
2325 West North Avenue, Chicago, IL (map)
One room cooking studio, you can't miss us!
We'll be dining at Naveen's Cuisine where we'll learn to cook Thai dishes from Chef Naveen Sachar and drink some perfectly paired wine arranged by WineKnowProductions founder,Lee Schlesinger, who will provide some wine education. See Lee's credentials at the bottom of this page. If you want any beverage other than wine and water, BYOB (bring your own beverage). There are refrigerators available to keep your beverages cold.
Please send a check for $50 per person made out to Pine Point Ski Club to: Scott Altman, 320 W Illinois St #2001, Chicago, IL 60654. You can also pay by Paypal/Credit Card on this site . Price includes: dinner, cooking demo, wine tasting (with good sized pours) complete with pairing notes and wine education from a wine specialist. If you want to skip the wine even though it's a great value, you can just send me a check for $40--but then "NO WINE FOR YOU!"
Menu is served in courses as it is prepared. You'll get an explanation of the ingredients, preparation process, and kitchen tips:
- Tom Yum Goong – Spicy and sour lemongrass soup with shrimp.
- Thai Meatballs – Ground pork meatballs mixed with red curry paste, cilantro, green chili peppers.
- Spicy Basil Chicken Entrée – ground chicken cooked with minced lemongrass, ginger, garlic, shallots, cilantro, green chili peppers, fresh basil served with Basmati rice.
- Grilled Catfish Entrée – filets marinated with thai spices, broiled, served with basmati rice.
If you have any questions, you can reach me via E-mail at[masked] or by cell phone [masked].
This activity has been cancelled due to a fire on the Anita Dee cruise ship.
When: Friday, September 23, 2011, 6:30 PM
Janet Butterfield's band, The 100 piece North Shore Concert
band, will be paying at the golf club before the 4th of July fireworks.
Come early, bring a dish to share, listen to the band, and watch the
fire works with good friends. You will be tempted to set up in the shade
of the trees but they block the view of the fireworks latter in the
evening. Our picnic spot will be in front of the band stand. Look for
green and white balloons to locate us.
July 4th, 7:00. We will be set up earlier to chat before the show.
Glenview Park Golf Club, 800 Shermer Rd., Glenview, IL, 60025 map
It can get congested, so I would recommend trying to park on the street nearby.
Contact Peter Jablokow
Try to park on a nearby street prior to the concert. If you arrive
later, parking attendants or police will direct you to some nearby
parking lots. Text or call to find us 847-651-7161 (Pete) 847-866-7160
(Janet). Also, for more official Glenview info, call (847) 724-5670.
What: Enjoy Palmers' beer selection from around the world and one of their tasty burgers or other menu items.
When: Saturday, September 10th, 4:00 p.m. Did you know Octoberfest is celebrated in September in Deutschland? Ja das stimmt!
Place: Restaurant and Biergarten; 56 South La Grange Road, La Grange,
Il 60625. 708 482 7127 http://www.palmerplacebeer.com/beer.php
or take the train to La Grange. Metra riders take the 3:40 or 4:40 BNSF
line west from Union Station to La Grange Road. Walk south on La
Grange Road until arriving at Palmers. (about 2 blocks) Click on link
for directions by car http://www.palmerplacebeer.com/location.php
How Much: What ever you spend!