We brought items to share with the members, like the rebuilt matching game by Tony Ilecki to be used at our show in March 2016.
We ate and discussed...
Richard Rosenberger, his wife, Carolynne and daughter, Christy, went to Cave of the Mounds in August, 2015. The grounds were beautiful for a hike or a picnic.
Our group was glad to get into the cool cave on a hot summer day.
We saw Soda Straw Stalactites.
We saw Stalactites and Stalacmites.
We saw columns with reflecting pools. They're all there to see.
John Rettler climbs the Ojibwa mine tailings filling his 5 gallon pail.
Mary Rettler finds geodes that have washed out of the banks at the Hamilton mine in Illinois.