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2019
SEPTEMBER
 
 
 
Thursday
September 19, 2019

26th Annual Chocolate Lovers' Ride

(25 mi RT) Meet 9:00 am, Ride 9:30 am

Meet at the Lynnhurst Field parking lot,

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Breakfast at 9:00 am, "sweets" provided

Bring foil to make a "Hershey Kiss" helmet

(12 mi RT) For shorter ride...

Meet at Minnehaha Falls at 10:30 am

Bring money for lunch at Cafe Latte or Billy's

Karen Holmquist
Thursday
September 26, 2019
Thursday City Ride

(22 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Monday
September 30, 2019

Long Lake Regional Park Hike
Meet 10:00 am, Leave 10:15 am
Swanberg's home, New Brighton
Potluck lunch after hike
Please bring a dish to share, and a $1 donation
Beverages provided
RSVP:
Jan Swanberg
Jerry Swanberg
OCTOBER
 
 
 
Thursday
October 03, 2019
Thursday City Ride

(24 mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Thursday
October 03, 2019
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ULLR General Meeting
Bloomington Event Center (BEC)
(Previously the Marian Knights of Columbus Hall)
1114 American Boulevard West, Bloomington, MN
6:00 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
7:00 pm: Business Meeting
7:30 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
Speaker: Shockwaves Adaptive Ski Squad
ExecVP@ullr.org
Sunday
October 06, 2019

17th Annual Fort Snelling Hike

Meet at 11:00 am, Leave at 11:15 am

At the Ft Snelling History Museum Parking Lot

200 Tower Avenue, St Paul

(follow the brown signs on Hwys 5 & 55)

For a brisk hike around the park

Lunch after hike at TBD

RSVP:
John Egan
Carolyn Buswell

Wednesday
October 09, 2019

Schaar's Bluff Trail Hike
at Spring Lake Park Reserve near Hastings
Meet 10:30 am
Schaar’s Bluff Trailhead
8395 127th Street East, Hastings
Lunch after hike at Bierstube
109 11th Street West, Hastings
RSVP:
Nancy Sand
Thursday
October 10, 2019
LAST Thursday City Ride

(?? mi RT) Meet 9:15 am, Ride 9:30 am

Lynnhurst Field parking lot

North side, 1500 West 50th Street, Mpls

Between Minnehaha Pkwy & James

Route & lunch location to be decided before ride

John Stiefel
Sunday
October 13, 2019

Full Moon Hike
$4 per person - naturalist-led hike
10 reservations, additional upon availablility
5:00 pm - Dinner at TGI Fridays
7730 Normandale Blvd, Bloomington
6:30-8:00 pm - Falling Leaf Full Moon Hike
Hyland Lake Park Reserve
Richardson Nature Center
8737 East Bush Lake Road, Bloomington

Check or Cash to:
Karen Holmquist
Wednesday
October 16, 2019

Lebanon Hills Regional Park Hike
Meet 10:45 am, Hike 11:00 am
West Trailhead parking lot
4801 Johnny Cake Ridge Rd, Eagan
Lunch after hike at Doolittles Woodfire Grill
2140 Cliff Road, Eagan
RSVP:
Linda Heintz
Monday
October 21, 2019

U of M Landscape Arboretum Hike
Meet 10:00 am (free day!)
Oswald Visitors Center
3675 Arboretum Drive, Chaska
Lunch after hike in Arboretum cafeteria
RSVP:
Karen Holmquist
Saturday
October 26, 2019

Carver Park Reserve Hike
Meet 10:00a m, Hike 10:30 am
Lowry Nature Center
7025 Victoria Drive, Victoria
Lunch after hike at School of the Wise
1750 Tower Boulevard, Victoria
RSVP:
Patty Fitzgerald
John Stiefel
Sunday
October 27, 2019

MN Zoo Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular
Meet Nancy NLT 5:45 pm by the
Bison Statue at Zoo South Entrance
13000 Zoo Boulevard, Apple Valley
Purchase adult beverages & food on the Central Plaza
Walk the Jack-O-Lantern Spectacular Trail,
5,000 lighted carved pumpkins displayed
with musical vignettes and fog.  Boo!
ULLRs Must Purchase Tickets In Advance ONLINE
RSVP:
Nancy Sand
Tuesday
October 29, 2019

Hyland Hills Richardson Center Hike

Hyland Lake Park Reserve
Meet 10:45 am, Hike 11:00 am

Richardson Nature Center

8737 East Bush Lake Road, Bloomington

Lunch after TBD

RSVP by Oct 27:
Sharon Marini
Thursday
October 31, 2019

Halloween Party!
12:00 Noon, Maple Plain
Get your "Boo" on, and your costume!
Coffee & water provided
Bring a dish to share, your beverages, $1 donation
and memories of Halloweens Past
RSVP:
Mary Jane Hochstein
Galen Hochstein
NOVEMBER
 
 
 
Friday
November 01, 2019

Schulze Lake Hike
Lebanon Hills Regional Park
Meet 10:15 am, Hike 10:30 am
Lebanon Hills Visitor Center
860 Cliff Road, Eagan
Lunch after hike at Zoup
1348 Town Centre Drive, Eagan
Nancy Navis
Craig Navis
Wednesday
November 06, 2019

Murphy-Hanrehan Park Reserve Hike
Meet at 10:30 am, Hike at 10:45 am
15501 Murphy Lake Blvd, Savage
Lunch after hike at Porter Creek Hardwood Grill
14201 Burngarten Drive, Burnsville 
RSVP:
Nancy Sand
Thursday
November 07, 2019

Area Premier of the Comedy Ripcord
11:15 am - Lunch on your own at Willy McCoy's
10700 France Avenue South, Bloomington
1:00 pm - Matinee, $27
Ives Auditorium, Minnesota Masonic Heritage Center
11441 Masonic Home Drive, Bloomington
Checks NLT Nov 1 to:
Kathy Potter
Tuesday
November 12, 2019

Nine Mile Creek Hike
     Meet 11:00 am, Hike 11:15 am
Moir Park parking lot
104th St South & Morgan Ave, Bloomington
Lunch at Willy McCoy's after hike
10700 France Ave S, Bloomington
Linda Heintz
Thursday
November 14, 2019
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ULLR General Meeting
Bloomington Event Center (BEC)
(Previously the Marian Knights of Columbus Hall)
1114 American Boulevard West, Bloomington, MN
6:00 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
7:00 pm: Business Meeting
7:30 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
Speaker: Jill from “Gentle Transitions
ExecVP@ullr.org
Tuesday
November 19, 2019
     
Hidden Falls Hike

Patty Fitzgerald
John Stiefel
DECEMBER
 
 
 
Saturday
December 07, 2019

French Park XC/SS/Hike
French Regional Park
Meet at 1:30 pm at Park Headquarters Bldg
12605 Rockford Road,  Plymouth
Stop at Chili's afterwards
4000 Vinewood Lane, Plymouth
Jim Habeck
Monday
December 09, 2019

Membership Directory Folding Party
12:00 pm, St Louis Park
Lunch at Noon, followed by Directory folding
Main dish and beverages provided
Please bring $1 per person, and a side dish to share
RSVP:
Diane Erlandson
Wednesday
December 11, 2019
     

Downhill Ski at Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings

Meet at Main Lodge, 9:30 am

No Host
Sunday
December 15, 2019

ULLR Holiday Party!

Gramercy Club Party Room

15001 Burnhaven Drive, Burnsville

2:00 pm: Social with Appetizers & Beverages
3:00 pm: Entertainment by Linda Peterson
4:00 pm: Dessert & Beverages
Bring a new unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots
Cost: $20, send checks to Diane E (see flyer)
Karen Holmquist
Nancy Sand
Thursday
December 19, 2019
     

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
      
2020
JANUARY
 
 
 
Fri-Sun
Jan 03-05, 2020

MSC Winter Carnival
Indianhead & Blackjack
2 nights lodging, in complex or trailside
Round trip motorcoach from Minneapolis
2-day downhill ski lift ticket
69 km of XC/SS groomed trails
Friday Welcome party, & Free breakfast Sat & Sun
Buffet style dinner Saturday night
2 drink tickets for tap beer, wine, or soda
Saturday Wine and cheese party on the hill
Turtle Races with $400 in MSC prizes & the Human Slalom
Jerry Schuster
Tuesday
January 07, 2020
     
Hyland XC/SS/Hike

Sharon Marini
Thursday
January 09, 2020
     

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Monday
January 13, 2020
     

Downhill Ski at Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings

Meet at Main Lodge, 9:30 am

No Host
Thursday
January 16, 2020
Gen'l
Mtgs
Webpage

ULLR General Meeting
Bloomington Event Center (BEC)
(Previously the Marian Knights of Columbus Hall)
1114 American Boulevard West, Bloomington, MN
6:00 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
7:00 pm: Business Meeting
7:30 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
ExecVP@ullr.org
Tuesday
January 21, 2020
     
Bloomington River Bottoms XC/SS/Hike

John Vogt
Thursday
January 23, 2020
     

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Sunday
January 26, 2020
     
Elm Creek XC/SS/Hike

Jim Habeck
Monday
January 27, 2020
     

Downhill Ski at Buck Hill

15400 Buck Hill Road, Burnsville

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
FEBRUARY
 
 
 
Wednesday
February 12, 2020
     

Downhill Ski at Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings

Meet at Main Lodge, 9:30 am

No Host
Thursday
February 13, 2020
Gen'l
Mtgs
Webpage

ULLR General Meeting
Bloomington Event Center (BEC)
(Previously the Marian Knights of Columbus Hall)
1114 American Boulevard West, Bloomington, MN
6:00 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
7:00 pm: Business Meeting
7:30 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
ExecVP@ullr.org
Friday
February 15, 2020
     
Big Willow XC/SS/Hike

Sally Chevalier
Thursday
February 20, 2020
     

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
MARCH
 
 
 
Monday
March 02, 2020
     

Downhill Ski at Afton Alps

6600 Peller Ave S, Hastings

Meet at Main Lodge, 9:30 am

No Host
Wednesday
March 11, 2020
     

Downhill Ski at Welch Village

26685 County 7 Blvd, Welch

Meet 9:30 am in Main Lodge

No Host
Thursday
March 12, 2020
Gen'l
Mtgs
Webpage

ULLR General Meeting
Bloomington Event Center (BEC)
(Previously the Marian Knights of Columbus Hall)
1114 American Boulevard West, Bloomington, MN
6:00 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
7:00 pm: Business Meeting
7:30 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
Speaker: Roger Wangen,
"Norway & Skiing: Inseparable Friends"
ExecVP@ullr.org
Mon-Sat
March 15-21, 2020
 
Big Sky Montana Ski Trip
Six nights at Huntley Lodge, ski-in/ski-out
RT airfare to Bozeman, and bus to Big Sky
Pre-Trip & Welcome Parties
Group Dinner at Chet's Bar & Grill
Numerous trip options (see flyer)
Sign-up form attached to flyer
RSVP:
Nancy Sand
Sharon Marini
APRIL
 
 
 
Monday
April 06, 2020
     
Lake of the Isles Hike

Carol Bush
Thursday
April 23, 2020
Gen'l
Mtgs
Webpage

ULLR General Meeting
Bloomington Event Center (BEC)
(Previously the Marian Knights of Columbus Hall)
1114 American Boulevard West, Bloomington, MN
6:00 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
7:00 pm: Business Meeting
7:30 pm: Socializing (Cash Bar)
ULLR Foundation Bingo & Silent Auction
ExecVP@ullr.org
MAY
 
 
 
Friday
May 01, 2020
     
Bunker Hills Hike

Jan Swanberg
Barb Kolbe
Monday
May 11, 2020
     
Como Zoo Hike

Barb Kolbe
Kyle McClintick
Saturday
May 16, 2020
     
Special 70th Birthday Celebration & Spring Banquet
Ullr Club is turning 70 in 2020!
“For Old Times Sake”
5:00 pm, Minnesota Valley Country Club
6300 Auto Club Road, Bloomington
Contact all former members you know
Invite them to celebrate our 70 years of memories!
     
JUNE
 
 
 
Mon-Thur
Jun 01-04, 2020

Bike the Paul Bunyan Trail

Stay at Good Ol' Days Resort

26050 Oak Lane, Nisswa MN

Bike-Golf-Shop-Zipline-Socialize-Fish-Swim-Eat-
Kayak-Sit around the fire pit-Play in the sand!
Sharon Marini
Patty Fitzgerald