fourth biennial Hunter Cemetery Work Weekend and Reunion will be held June 8,
9, & 10, 2007 in Bureau County, Illinois.
YES! It's that time again! It's hard to
believe it has been two years
since we got together in Bureau County, Illinois to work
on this beautiful old
Lots of plans have been made and we hope you can come to join in the fun!
If you haven't had the opportunity to join us in the past this would be the
year to attend.
A block of rooms is being held for our group at the Super 8 Motel in
Princeton, Illinois. The Super 8 is located North of Interstate 80 at Exit
56. They have an indoor pool and a free continental breakfast each morning.
Everyone is responsible for their own reservations and can be made by calling
815-872-8888. Be sure to tell them you are with the Hunter Cemetery group to
get the discounted rate.
A free lunch will be served at the cemetery both days...donations will gladly
be accepted to help cover the cost.
Once again we will be holding a raffle and are seeking prizes for this.
Anyone wishing to donate raffle prizes, please contact Mikki Judge
have a new project in the works and you can help!
Start going through those boxes and albums of OLD family photos for ones that
would look great on the front of a Christmas card! You know....the REALLY OLD
ones. We will be printing these up to sell as our next fundraiser. What a fun
way to surprise your family and friends next holiday season. Be sure to put
your name on the back of the photo so we know who to return it to, and bring
it with you. If you cannot attend this year's event but would still like to
have a photo included, you can send it to....
June 8, 2007
June 9, 2007
We will begin work on
Lois's Butterfly & Hummingbird Garden. This serenity
garden will be in the Northwest corner of the cemetery, and will contain a
walkway and a bench, in addition to the flowering plants, etc. Lois Gale has
donated the funding for this project.
Work will continue on
the fence project, stone repair, resetting,
evening will be our Biennial Membership Banquet to be held at the Metro
Center in Princeton, Illinois. Everyone is invited to attend this fun and
June 10, 2007
part of the Hunter Cemetery work and play week end we are having a Golf Tournament to be held
at the Indian Hills Golf Club, just one mile south of Tiskilwa, Illinois,
starting at 8:30 AM. The format will be a 9 hole scramble. This
means each player of the foursome will hit a tee shot. The team will pick
the best shot and then all four members will play from that spot. This is
repeated until the ball is in the hole. This format will allow everyone
to have some fun, even the players who have little experience.
Ron Moranville if you're interested in taking part in this
event, Ron says even those who don't know how to play golf can take part!
fashioned family picnic will be held at West Park in Tiskilwa,
Illinois. Lunch will be served at 1pm. After lunch the winners of the golf
tournament will be announced and the drawing of the raffle prizes will be
weekend will culminate with a rededication and blessing ceremony to be held
at Hunter Cemetery after the picnic.
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