Pekin AMBUCS Newsletter • Issue 37: 2015-2016
Big Amtryke Build and Cookout
4 p.m. Sunday, July 10
Truckenmiller Assembly Plant
Dave Craig will be at the grill with the fixings. BYO your own drinks and appetite.
We will be building 6 Amtrykes - the kids are waiting!
Please RSVP Dave Craig
DaveBCraig@GMail.com or (309) 267-2506
We are also working on an Amtryke Presentation Tuesday evening July 12 at the East Peoria Boat Club. Details to come.
Our first local Veteran's Amtryke to Jon Lickey.
Friday Evening, August 12
$33 per ticket includes food and soft drinks.
First pitch 7pm. Food available 1/2 hr. prior until 5th Inning.
If you're interested, contact Jeff Dill now at
firstname.lastname@example.org or (309) 241-5339.
Deadline for reservations is August 1.
GoodBears June 28 - Dennis Barron - There was one boy on pediatrics at Pekin hospital. His name was Axl and he had his tonsils removed. Mom and grandma were excited for the GoodBear and card. He was about 7 or so. I was covering GoodBears for Anton who had the flu.
GoodBears July 5 Dave Craig and July 12 Jay Hall.
Check your GoodBear Schedule for the year that Dennis Barron e-mailed to all Club members.
Our Last Meeting - Annual Banquet
It was like Christmas in May.
Bert explained how easy it was to head up our third most successful auction. Now, giving away all that money is the easy part.
And then . . . just like that . . . $42,500 is GONE!
Our last 4 Bubbas adopted from TAPS.
Best Actor in a Leading Roll to Dennis Barron
Producer to Bert Wasson
Polar Plunge Splash Bubba to Jake Leeper
Greg introduced our new GoodBears for 2016-17. Build-A-Bear came through with $8
Will this be our last Bubba? Bob Ehrich gets his Bubba for his winning bid on the Auction Cake.
We swear we'll be the best officers EVER!
New Prez. Dave Craig lays out his vision for his term and shares his excitement that
If you have ideas for future programs, please contact Dennis Barron at
Dennis.Barron@AmWater.com or 202-8143.
The new editor for our newsletter is
Dr. Jeff Dill
What are our AMBUCS neighbors in Bloomington/Normal doing? Find out at the website - http://www.cornbeltambucs.org. They give away AmTrykes but they also like to build ramps.
Check out their Newsletter -
Pediatrics 4 North
Before you go, call
to make sure there are children on the floor. GoodBears and get well cards will be at the nurses' station.
We need people for
the open days!