Photos of 2003 Events
These were our events for 2003. Note we provide a link to the MapQuest website for details on how to reach each event location.
Photos from the December 4, 2003 event at the home of Dick and Lucinda Kasperson taken by Bill Narup:
On the left club officers: Don Parrish, Jim Franch, Jean Damisch, Jan McCall, Scott Davis, Carol Narup and Eleanor Briggs. On the right, visiting Michigan Chapter President Lee Bartel, his wife Floy, outgoing Chicago Chapter President Carol Narup with husband Bill.
On the left, Jill Meyer receives her membership certificate from outgoing VP Jean Damisch. On the right, Barb Franch
plays Christmas carols while chapter Treasurer Don Parrish
admires her skill.
Photos from the September 18, 2003 event at Harringon Hall taken by Bill Narup:
Click to enlarge thumbnails. On the left, speaker Francis Lynch poses with Chapter President Carol Narup. Francis set a club record by receiving his membership certificate from Vice President of Membership Jean Damisch on the same night he was the event speaker. He spoke about his visit to remote islands near Antarctica, his boyhood dream. On the right, Jim Moore talks with his father-in-law and Chapter Photographer Bill Narup.
On the left, Ester Segel chats with Jane Anderson and her guest. Everyone enjoyed the excellent cornbeef dinner served family style. While on the right, new member June Pinsof finishes desert and coffee flanked by our hosts for the December holiday party Dick & Lucinda Kasperson.
Photos from the July 25, 2003 fund raiser at the home of Eleanor Briggs taken by Bill Narup:
Click to enlarge thumbnails. On the left, Foundation Scholar Dan Hoyle receives his membership certificate from Chapter President Carol Narup. On the right, Dorothy and Bill Meyers enjoy the sunlight in the back yard of our hostess, Eleanor Briggs, that abuts the golf course.
On the left, club members Adella Zunas and Virginia Bransfield enjoy listening to the piano music while posing for the camera. While on the right, old friends Chapter Treasurer Don Parrish and Karl & Dorothy Baughman interrupt their animated conversation to pose for Bill Narup.
Photos from the June 26, 2003 event at the Chicago Yacht Club taken by Bill Narup:
Click to enlarge thumbnails. On the left, Chapter President Carol Narup and our speaker, Bob Bilhorn are posing on Bob yacht, Tally Ho 2, on which Bob voyaged 50,000 miles on his 5 year journey around the world. On the right, Rolf and Merian Gunnar are seen in front of the Tally Ho 2.
On the left, Carol Narup, who is also the First International Vice President, hosts our International President Al Morasso who flew in from New York to attend this event with his wife and daughter. While on the right, Jay Friedman and David Gotaas enjoy the magnificient view of the harbor from our venue on the second floor of the Chicago Yacht Club.
Photos from the April 10, 2003 event at the landmark St. Ignatius College Prep taken by Dan Hoyle:
Click to enlarge thumbnails. On the left, Barb and Jim Franch are enjoying themselves while presenting their slide show on the memorable 100th anniversary circumnavigation. On the right is an overview snapshot of our catered dinner in the historic St. Ignaius with its hand carved woodwork.
On the left, Ray and Karen Schlueter take a minute from their conversation for the camera. While on the right, Wendy Davis, Jane Smith and our Publicity Director Carole Nolan enjoy their conversation in the charming venue with its fine appointments.
2003 Trip to Cuba
Here are some Chicago Circumnavigators at the historic National Hotel in Havana in January 2003. Left to right: Bob McCarthy, Eileen Duncan, Tom Latka, Eleanor Briggs, Karen and Ray Schleuter, Carol Narup, Lou Gierke. President Carol Narup published an article in The Log on her 2002 visit. Treasurer Don Parrish has a report on his website on his 2001 visit.