WRAPUP: A beautiful Sunday drew over 15 MINIs for a short drive an a picnic cookout hangout.? Plenty of good food and good company.? Several new members joined?in and many people brought their 4 legged co-pilots as well.
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We will be taking another trip out to Raceway Woods Forest Preserves in Carpentersville on Sunday ?June 3rd.?? This forest preserve used to be the home of Meadowdale Raceway in the 1950s and 60s. Parts of the track can still be seen and explored while hiking in the area.
This is a great time to enjoy an historic and scenic spot, hang out with MINI friends, have a casual cookout.? ?Leashed dogs are welcome (as long as you clean up after them).
WHAT: A drive, and a bring your own picnic lunch, casual hangout.? If you like, bring a little extra to share
WHEN: Sunday June 3rd, rain or shine. Depart at 10am
WHERE: Meet at Mieneke Recreational Center 220 E Weathersfield Way, Schaumburg.? We will then take a group drive to Raceway Woods.? We will be planing to arrive at the finish at around 11am to make sure we can get parking at a spot to set up cooking.? Parking will be tight at Raceway Woods ?for more than 15-20 cars.
WHO: CMMC members and any?potential club members. Please add a comment below so we know how many people to plan for.
WHAT ELSE?: Optional FRS radio tuned to Channel #1, subchannel #1, suntan lotion, bug spray, your favorite MINI clothing. shoes for walking if you’d like to explore the trails.
If you are bringing a portable grill and are willing to share some space on it, please let us know!!