I am Sandy Camargo, the 2015-2016 President of the Club.
I am pleased to be asked to serve as President, since this Club has meant
so much to me. But the Club is not about me; it is about YOU.
Whether you are a long-time member, a newcomer, or a curious visitor,
I would like to welcome you to The Illinois Club.
Please explore our website for information on our Interest Groups,
Events, Scholarships program, and other activities.
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where you will also find links to a
Feel free to contact me at
if you'd like to make a comment or want more information.
More About The Illinois Club
Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 11:30am
Hawthorn Suites, 101 Trade Centre Drive, Champaign
(Use the Conference Center entrance. Free Parking across the street.)
Guest Speaker: Dr. Janice N. Harrington, acclaimed poet, children's author and professor in the Department of English at UIUC
Come and enjoy a festive spring luncheon with your Illinois Club friends
and listen to Dr. Harrington give a talk entitled How Stories Find Us
Early Bird Registration Deadline: April 24, 2016
Registration Deadline: April 27, 2016
Tours - Japan House Visit
(co-sponsored by both
Thursday, May 19, 2016, 1:30-3:00pm
2000 S Lincoln Ave, Urbana
Please see either Newcomers
Tours - Lincoln's Trial and Tribulations Dinner Theater -
Mark your calendars for Sat., September 24, 2016, 6-8 pm
1847 Matson Slave Trial
, Oakland, IL,
$30/person, 10% discount if more than 10 sign up.
Step back in time to re-live this story of bittersweet daring
and historical mystery, involving one of the most
divisive issues of our country's early history: slavery.
Please see Tours
More, To Be Announced