May 20, 2012
MAY 18 – 20th
DeKalb Taylor Municipal Airport looks forward to hosting jet warbirds from throughout the northern Midwest . This event is open to owners and operators of vintage jet aircraft only.
Situated beyond Chicago O’Hare’s Class B, DeKalb Taylor Airport (KDKB) provides a perfect Jet Blast location. Featuring a 7,000 ft main runway, a 4,000 ft crosswind runway, superior ground services, and miles of Class E and G airspace, DeKalb Taylor looks forward to hosting jet warbirds from throughout the northern Midwest.
See website for registration information – Classic Jet Aircraft Association website or contact Paul van den Heuvel at 847-212-0545 .
Open House/Open Barn
Sunday, May 20, 2012
J.F. Glidden Homestead, 921 West Lincoln Hwy, DeKalb
Open House/Open Barn. Architectural preservationist Roger Keys will give tours of the Glidden Homestead brick barn, considered by some historians to be the most historically significant barn in the United States. This is the only day all year when the barn is open to visitors because it is still under restoration. Tours of the Joseph Glidden home and blacksmith demonstrations in the Phineas Vaughan Blacksmith Shop in the old mill house will also be presented. Admission: adults $4; children under 14, free. More info at www.gliddenhomestead.org.
Sunday May 20th
Dance Lessons 6:00 P.M.
Dancing 7:00 pm to 9:00 P.M.
Join us in the Timber Creek Inn & Suites Convention Center and enjoy dinner,
dancing lessons and live music presented by Chicagoland’s premier big band, The Yorkville Big Band.
Don’t forget your dancing shoes!
Remember to bring your ticket stub to the front desk to receive a guest room at $69.99 on Sunday, May 20th