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2016 National Wheelmen Meet
150 Years of Cycling in America

Elmhurst College 190 S Prospect Ave, Elmhurst Il 60126
July 6th 10th

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Wednesday July 6, 2016

When

What

Where

1-5pm

Registration

West Hall ( Dorm building ) far west end of college , parking lot west of building , enter long drive way off of  W Alexander Blvd  between Langhorn Field and a cemetery.

3-5pm

Short ride to find ice cream with Ed Lee

Around Elmhurst

5-6pm

Dinner

Frick Center

6-7pm

Registration

West Hall ( Dorm building ) far west end of college , parking lot west of building , enter long drive way off of  W Alexander Blvd  between Langhorn Field and a cemetery.

7-8pm

Century Meeting

West Hall court yard

8-9pm 

Tenitive Talk

 



Thursday July 7, 2016

When

What

Where

6am – 8pm

Century Run

Leaving from West Hall court yard out Prairie Path

7-8am

Breakfast

Frick Center

12-1pm

Lunch

Breakfast

 

Day for sight seeing , train to Chicago a few blocks from campus, rec center on campus , Lizzardo museum of Lapidary , Elmhurst Art museum, Elmhurst Historical museum ( all within walking distance)

 

5-6pm

Dinner

Frick Center

7:30-9:30pm

Lectures - Chris Sweet    History of Illinois bicycles ,   Carey Williams first 5 years of cycling in America

Buik Rectital Hall      



Friday July 8, 2016

When

What

Where

7-8am

Breakfast

Frick Center

8am -10am

Flea Market 

West Hall parking lot

9:30-11:30am

Executive board meeting

Hammerschmidt Memorial Chapel (lower level class room)

12-1pm

Lunch

Frick Center

1-3pm

Junior formation riding team practice

Parking lot

3-5pm

Ride around

Elmhurst

5-6pm

Dinner

Frick Center

7-8pm

Public demonstration, oral history, junior drill team formation riding 

Downtown Wheaton, Illinois

8:30-9:30

Lamp ride, glow sticks provided for those in the dark

From Wheaton back to Elmhurst College along Prairie Path

9:30

James McKenzie Memorial Ice Cream Social and volley ball

(location to be determined)



Saturday July 9, 2016

When

What

Where

7-8am

Breakfast

Frick Center

8:30am -10am

General business meeting 

Buik Recital Center

10:30am

Group photo

Old Main building

11:00am

OHWT

Leave from Old Main  ride to Cricket Creek Forest Preserve , Prarie Path to Salt Creek trail to picnic grounds on Fullerton just east of Villa Ave , Addison Il

12-1pm

Box Lunch

Cricket Creek Forest Preserve Addision Il

1-2pm

return to Elmhurst College

 

3-5pm

Games and races

Langhorst Field

6-7pm

Banquet

Frick Center

7-9pm

Awards and Lecture 40 year anniversary of the Wheelmen ride Dearborn to Philadelphia bicentennial ride led by Alan Otter  

Frick Center



Sunday July 10, 2016

When

What

Where

10am

Check out and keys must be retured by 10am

(location to be determined)


Cheers Carey Williams

wasp3245@aol.com


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