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Sidney Dalis Jun 04, 2015 at 03:19 PM

My wife and I are attending the 6/21 program. Anyone interested in going to a Cubs Game (Mon, Tue, or Wed @ 7pm).

Sharon Michaels Sep 27, 2014 at 05:56 PM

My husband and I are attending the 10/5 program. We'll fly into Midway/Chicago from San Francisco the day before the program starts (on 10/4) and plan to take the train "orange line" from Midway Airport to State & Lake exit-a short walk to the hotel.
Adrienne Burchett Sep 28, 2014 at 08:25 AM

Hi Sharon! Thanks for posting! Looking forward to meeting you and your hubby and also hoping for good weather while we're all in Chicago. See you there!

Adrienne Burchett Sep 25, 2014 at 05:41 PM

Anyone else out there attending the Chicago program that starts on October 5th??
Pat O'Neil Sep 25, 2014 at 07:57 PM

Arriving on the 5th.American Airlines arrive2:35.
Pat O'Neil Sep 25, 2014 at 07:58 PM

Pat O'Neil Sep 25, 2014 at 07:58 PM

How y getting to Hotel?
Adrienne Burchett Sep 26, 2014 at 03:24 PM

I'm arriving on Saturday and staying with friends that night,
Adrienne Burchett Sep 26, 2014 at 03:24 PM

They will bring me to the hotel on Sunday.

Katherine Reilly Sep 05, 2014 at 09:52 PM

Anyone going October 19-24?
Katherine Hess Sep 15, 2014 at 03:45 PM

Four of us from central California
Katherine Reilly Oct 04, 2014 at 11:07 AM

I'm traveling solo this trip. Agreed to a roommate (new experience) as there were no single rooms available. I arrive 9a.

Premium Email Subscriber Aug 27, 2014 at 05:52 PM

We live in Marin County, California. Is anyone attending the Chicago, MY Kind of Town from Sept.14-21 from the Bay Area?

Pat O'Neil Aug 04, 2014 at 08:07 PM

Thanks for responding Adrienne,I went to college in South Bend Ind, and spent time in Chicago week-ends, Great to see what it offers now.
Adrienne Burchett Sep 25, 2014 at 05:39 PM

Time is getting short!! Will you be arriving in town on the 5th?

Adrienne Burchett Aug 04, 2014 at 03:59 PM

How nice...another Floridian! Looking forward to meeting you Pat. I grew up in Chicago, but haven't been there or done any of those activities in years! It will be a treat!

Pat O'Neil Aug 03, 2014 at 04:37 PM

I am leaving from Ft.Lauderdale on Oct 5th for the Windy City. I am sure it will be a great trip. I am going solo. Anyone else going from Fl??

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