Board meetings are held at 7:00 p.m. on the second Wednesday of each month.
CCE members are always welcome.
Monthly Membership Meetings
CCE monthly membership meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at the Villa Park VFW, 39 E. St. Charles Rd., Villa Park, IL.
Doors Open at 7:00 p.m.; meetings begin at 7:30 p.m.
Yes, the VFW has a BAR and is centrally located so members from all points in the Chicago area, Wisconsin and Indiana can get to the meetings easily. The hall is well kept, and the beer is cold and cheap.
CCE E-Mail Alerts and Reminders
Back in a recent AIRHORN, I suggested that the club establish an
I haven't received a lot of input from members, but I still think it's an idea worth pursuing, so Bruce and I have set up such a system, for trial purposes. There is no cost to the club and I think that once our membership has some experience with it, it will prove to be popular and helpful.
Larry Claypool has in place something similar for the Frankfort Car Club, and he says it has significantly improved attendance at FCC events.
Here is how it will work:
You will send an
If you select "Alert" you will only receive
If you select "Reminders" that is all you have to do – you will get any alert messages that are sent, but you will also get reminders – generally twice per event – one a week before, and a second one the day before said event.
This service will NOT be used for advertising. The only people with access to outgoing mail will be members of the Board, plus certain selected people, such as Membership Chairman and AIRHORN editor.
As you have already surmised, participation is strictly voluntary.
YOU must contact us to be on these lists, and YOU tell us which
We will not answer questions sent to this address – this is a mass service only.
If you have any questions, feel free to
For those of you who do not have
In any event, we have decided to run the trial.
If you would like to participate, please contact a board member for the
Select which service you want, Alerts Only or Reminders (includes Alerts).
Remember to include your name and
Our monthly newsletter, the Airhorn, is second to none. The tireless efforts of the editor and the contributions of material and stories from members make the Airhorn one of the finest newsletters produced by a collector car club.
CCE has accumulated many useful printed items and videos over the years. Our library is kept in the cabinet at the VFW Hall and is open during general meetings. Items may be checked out at that time. There is no limit to the number items or set time duration of material checked out, but we ask that items be returned in a timely manner so that others can use them.
Click the links below for lists of the library items.
For information, please contact the CCE Library Administrator at email@example.com.
Orphan Auto Picnic