Thursday, Aug. 19 Dealers' room open all day, Mucker Jeopardy, a presentation by author / editor Stephen D. Korshak on the art of J. Allen St. John, and evening barbeque at Mucker Jerry Spannraft’s home. Some of the people coming are bringing guitars and other instruments for a little blues and jazz session at Jerry’s. More musicians welcome to join the jam.
Friday, Aug. 20 Dealers' room open in morning, bus tour of Oak Park ERB homes, a visit to the future home of the Historical Society of Oak Park and River Forest’s Edgar Rice Burroughs Museum, and reception at society’s current site, Pleasant Home. Some of us will be hitting some blues clubs after that, all welcome to join.
Saturday, Aug. 21 Dealers' room open in the morning, the annual Burroughs Bibliophile auction in the afternoon, and the banquet / award presentation in the evening
Sunday, Aug. 22 Farewell breakfast on your own at the hotel restaurant; garden party at Mucker Jim Hadac’s nearby home in the afternoon
In addition to The Mucker book, your convention package will contain a special convention shirt, pin back, program book, souvenir banquet ticket, restaurant guide, book store locations, maps, attractions information, and whatever else we can get contributed by the local Chamber of Commerce.
For early attendees, join The Muckers at a nearby Safari Land restaurant Wednesday night for pizza, games, bowling, and other activities. $12 at the door.