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RETREAT and PICNIC (8-21-2022)
As in the past the Alumni Chapter has reserved a shelter at Blackwell
Forest Preserve. The park entrance is on Butterfield Rd. (Hwy 56), just
North of I-88 and West of Winfield Rd.
Exit I-88 at Winfield Road - North then West (left) onto Hwy. 56
Open the link below for information and maps.
When visiting the Blackwell WEB page please click on the Blackwell Trails
Map link and download the detailed PDF map link.
The retreat is scheduled to begin promptly at 9:30 AM at the NORTH
(The shelter is located a mile from the park entrance at the north end
of Silver Lake)
Refreshments for the meeting and lunch will be provided by the Alumni
Chapter. Burgers, Dogs and Brats will be cooked by "Chef Ron"
and "Chef Ray". There will also be and side dishes galore, water
and assorted sodas. (NO Alcohol allowed in the park)
Alumni are invited
to participate in the Collegiate Chapter Retreat or just attend the picnic
lunch at approximately 12:30 PM. Family members are welcome to the picnic.
Immediately after lunch, the Alumni Chapter will conduct a short business
Please contact the Alpha Sigma
Alumni Chapter if you are planning to attend the picnic. There are
plenty of activities and things to do at this beautiful forest preserve!
The Blackwell Forest Preserve is very accessible and easy to find. Just
visit the Blackwell
website for additional directions, maps, and information.