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  • RIP, Jim Butler
    Jim Butler, a member since 2002, passed at the age of 82.Services on Friday, Sept. 17 at St. Vincent Cathloic Church (6001 N University St, Peoria, IL 61614).Visitation: 11 am-12pm.Funeral Mass: 12:00pmFather Thomas Taylor will officiate, and burial will follow at Resurrection Cemetery (7519 North Allen Road. Peoria, Illinois 61615)
  • 2022 Dues announcement for Mid-Illinois Corvette Club
    It’s that time of year again!  The 2020 Mid-Illinois Corvette Club dues are $71.00 for a couple and $61.00 for a single.  We will start collecting them at the September meeting for anyone who wants to get a head start.  You can also mail them to me.   Mail to:  Tracy Adamson 35 Columbine Street Morton, IL  61550  Please […]
  • Dinner & Play @ Mackinaw Valley Winery–October 30th @ 5:30pm
    Dinner & Play @ Mackinaw Valley WineryOctober 30th @ 5:30pmCost will be $50.17 per person and members will have to call Mackinaw Valley to give them their credit card number for tickets. The ticket includes a buffet dinner, dessert and the play.  They do have accommodations for vegetarian and gluten free.  Carly ( from winery) would […]
  • Fauber’s Produce now open!
    Larry Fauber amd Jody Lawrence have once again opened the Produce stand on the Fauber centurian + farm. 1312 Spring Bay Road (approx. 3 miles North on Rt 26 off Rt 116). Weekends 10-5 and some Wednesdays at high capacity times from 3-6.
  • In August & September 2021
    [be sure to check the Calendars on our Events page for up-to-the-minute listings]8-1 – Lunch & Spirit of Peoria Cruise, 11:30 am – 3:30 pm 8-7 – Cars & Coffee @ The Levee District, East Peoria 8:00 – 11:00 am 8-8 – Hot Rods & Hamburgers, Metamora Square, 12:00 – 3:00 pm 8-21 – Fulton […]
  • Black Hills, 50th Anniversary, Corvette Classic
    Members Jack & Jan Mooberry, Harry & Mourina Sweet, Mary & Rich Anderson, Connie & Mike Durham and Karen & Johnnie Walker drove to South Dakota and attended the Classic. You’ll find lots of images in our 2021 Photos section.
  • Autocross Info & Help Request
    Mid-Illinois Corvette Club & Glass Favorites Corvette Club will host our 2nd Autocross on Saturday, August 28 and Sunday, 29, 2021 at Grand Prairie Mall (on the east side near the former Grand Prairie Bergner’s Store) 5201W. War Memorial Drive, Peoria, IL. Spectators may watch without charge Course Set-up, Registration and Tech Inspection will start […]
  • MICC 2021 Car Show News
    The MICC St. Jude Car Show Committee had a meeting, Sat. 2-20-21. A number of considerations were discussed:-We will be unable to have the Car Show at Uftring until the COVID restrictions are more relaxed. -We will need to be able to gather with about 150 people.-Hopefully by Sept. a large portion of people will have […]
  • Tale From the Vette Trail (2020)
    From Larry Wood: My 49 year old nephew, Corey and I took a road trip last summer to tour most of Tennessee and continued to Kentucky to see the Corvette Museum. I understand that most of you have been there but this was our first time.  We both enjoyed the experience and each took a […]
  • 1959 Chevy Corvette From “Animal House” Up for Sale After Being Lost for Decades
    …”According to available information – check out a recent interview (embedded below) with Paul Smith, owner of the 1959 Corvette that starred in “Animal House” – this Chevy was purchased back in 1975 from a Eugene, Oregon dealer and then loaned three years later to Universal Studios for the production of the cult classic.” MORE […]
  • RIP, Kasky family
    We have learned that Elaine Kasky’s father passed away in Myrtle Beach.  Terry Innes was 79.  Cremation rites are being accorded, with a memorial service later.  Please keep Elaine and Roger in your thoughts and prayers, during this difficult time.  A sympathy card will be sent on behalf of the club.
  • St. Jude Drive Virtual Information Meeting: Feb. 23, 7pm
    As many of you know, the Mid-Illinois Corvette Club is a strong supporter of St Jude Children’s Research Hospital.  The club was instrumental in the founding of the Drive, and continues to have several members that participate each year. There is an information session on the St Jude Corvette Drive that is coming up soon, and […]
  • RIP, Uftring Family
    Kathleen Bertke, Angie (Jeff) Uftring’s mother, recently passed away. Please keep the Uftring family, in your thoughts and prayers. A sympathy card has been sent on behalf of the club. Kathleen BertkeTREMONT – Kathleen L. “Kathi” Bertke, 74, of Tremont passed away at 12:38 a.m. on Monday, December 14, 2020, at OSF St. Francis Medical […]
  • With Sadness, RIP
    One of our members has passed away. Craig Curry was a member of our club since 2016.  Please keep his wife Linda, and family, in your thoughts and prayers.  A sympathy card has been sent on behalf of the club. Craig CurryPEORIA – Craig LaRue Curry, 69, was born on November 20th, 1951 in Chicago, […]
  • Winterize & Storage
    Rich A. suggests: Fill the tank w/gas to prevent condensation build up. Plug in my battery tender to keep the battery at full charge. Put the full winter cover on it, to protect from dust and accidental scratches. Robin J. writes that “Hasse has told me for years 1. Have your oil changed before letting […]
  • Virtual Meetings Continue
    With the increasing numbers of COVID cases, monthly meetings will continue to be virtual (using Zoom).  For those members that may be nervous about how to use the virtual tool (Zoom), here are a couple of videos that should answer most questions: Step-by-step guide to get started How to Use Zoom to Stay Connected Keep in […]
  • 2020-21 Dining Tour Books
    We have the Dining Tour Books for sale.They are $30 and have 306 coupons. If you use just 4, you can get your money back. Don’t say, “but I don’t live in Peoria.” We know you come in town. Also, there are 7 locations in Washington, 7 in Bartonville, 8 in Chillicothe, 6 in Morton, […]
  • Annual Dues: Please send a.s.a.p
    It’s that time of year again! The 2021 dues for the Mid-Illinois Corvette Club are $71.00 for a couple and $61.00 for a single. Please make your check out to MICC. Tracy Adamson(address listed in member’s only area in the file: MICC 2021 CLUB DUES INVOICE.doc) Please fill out and return the form, MICC 2021 […]
  • Chevy’s Little Engine That Could
    NYT article about the Chevy small-block engine that provide Corvette power.Generally, one can read one NYT article at time; then the paywall kicks in. If you can’t read the article, clear your browser’s cache (or use a different browswer or machine). Click on the heading of this post to go to the news page that […]
  • New Webmaster: Send Images and Info to Ed Lamoureux
    We will celebrate Don’s great work, service, and friendship at the appropriate time. For now, we will simply relieve him of some club-related burdens. Please submit information for the website to Ed Lamoureux <ell@bradley.edu>. Pictures of cars and of known locations need not include captions. Please include the names of people in the images that […]
  • Club Thanks Essential Workers
    The Club chose to spend time thanking some of our Essential Workers with a Club Caravan.  The drive also served as a fundraiser for St Jude, with more than $1000 raised. A video recording of some of the drive will appear on this site in the near future.
  • Lands End Ordering Instructions
    http://business.landsend.com/store/MICC 1. Set up an account, your email address, and password 2. Sign in 3. Pick out item ( if the item is “promotional item” a large quantity is required) 4. Pick size, color, and quantity 5. Apply logo. Account number 6890725. Logo number 1615853. Cost for logo is $6.95 6. Mid Illinois Corvette Club […]

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