Folks, the Grafton has reserved the whole back room for us, with comfy couches and roaring fireplace and everything!

Sunday, October 17
2pm  - ?
The Grafton Pub
4530 N. Lincoln Avenue, just south of the Old Town School (and often referred to as the OTS Annex)
http://www.thegrafton.com/

and a cool pub review:

http://www.chibarproject.com/Reviews/Grafton/Grafton.htm

Contact me if you have any questions!  Bring a couple instruments, some boxes to trade, a few tunes in your head and a friend!

Diane

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have fun , maybe i will see you guys next time . i would a brought my mini amps , and a four stringer , but .

i cant make the drive (back injury) .

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anyone traveling past westmont , or coming in from !-55 from the west willing to let me hitch a ride ?
That was great! So glad to meet each of you in real life and to see and play your instruments.

So, shall we meet again in April or so?

And whoever has photos, please post!
Great time yesterday! Thank you Diane for organizing the event. Sounds good for another one in April - or sooner!
I enjoyed myself yesterday too, well worth the drive. It was great to meet all you fine folks and see all of the creativity of those in attendance. I saw some real cool stuff you guys n' gals, nice work ! My only regret, it didn't last long enough. ;-)
Great to see you all yesterday, big big thanks to Diane for doing the legwork.
(Again in April? Sounds good).
Paul H
Just got back home to Phoenix from my former stomping ground Chicago. I had a great time at the Chicago cbg group's first annual meet up. The Grafton is a cool pub, the weather was picture perfect and that part of the city has a very cool vibe. Here's a group shot of everyone

that turned up.
Great photo Thirstn Howl ! I was wonderin' tho', could ya' airbrush my pupils back to the center of my eyes ? hahaha... Love your name n' it's clever spellin'by the way. Was a fun get together, thanks for postin' this. - Wally

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