Mets Around the Clock
2007 International Meet
Welcome / Agenda / Location / Registration
   

Hosted by:

    Illini Mets
  • Gary & Rosey Bosselman
  • Lowell & Karen St. Clair
    Met Set of Wisconsin
  • John & Ann Riley
  • Betty Jacobsen
  • Larry & Goldie Hurley

Host Hotel:

Best Western Clock Tower Resort and Conferenence Center

Central Location

(Map)

Tentative Agenda:

    Wednesday, June 27, 2007
  • 6:00PM-8:00PM--Registration Open
  • 6:00PM--Early-Bird Reception
    Thursday, June 28, 2007
  • 8:00AM-11:30AM--Registration Open
  • 8:00AM--MOCNA Board of Directors Meeting
  • 9:00AM-5:00PM--Vending
  • 12:00PM--Midway Village, Rockford, IL
  • 3:00PM--Anderson Gardens
  • 6:00PM-8:30PM--Registration Open
  • 7:00PM--Chinese Auction, 50/50 Ticket Sales
  • 7:00PM--Ice Cream Social

Attractions

Midway Village: Authentic turn of the centruy Village complete with blacksmith shop, one-room school house, general store, printshop, fire and police station.

Anderson Gardens: Authentic Japanese Garden
    Friday, June 29, 2007
  • 8:00AM-11:30AM--Registration Open
  • 8:00AM--Breakfast Buffet and Membership Meeting 9:00AM-5:00PM--Vending
  • 10:00AM--Poker and/or Photo Ralley
  • 12:00PM--Lunch at Historic Auto Attraction, Roscoe, IL
  • 3:00PM--Discovery Center (see Jane)
  • 6:00PM-8:30PM--Registration Open
  • 7:00PM--Chinese Auction, 50/50 Ticket Sales
  • 7:00PM--Metropolitan Memorabilia Presentation???
    Saturday, June 30, 2007
  • 8:00AM-3:00PM--Concours Judging
  • 8:00AM-3:00PM--People's Choice Judging
  • 1:00PM--Walking Tech Tour
  • 5:30PM--Awards Banquet and Live Auction
    Sunday, July 1, 2007
  • 7:30AM-9:00AM--Good-Bye Buffet Breakfast

Estimated Pricing/Budget:

    $75 per person entry fee.
  • Ice Cream Social Included.
  • Friday breakfast and lunch included.
  • Awards Banquet is EXTRA cost. Not sure how much, yet.
  • Good-Bye Breakfast included.
    $84 room rate for single, double, triple.
  • 145 rooms reserved.

Added Features

    Coach USA Bus Service from Midway and O'Hare Airports direct to Clock Tower
  • 17 trips per day
  • Fly into Chicago, no need for car
    Thirteen hotels within 1/2 mile of the Clock Tower Inn
  • Fairfield Inn by Marriott: 7712 Potawatomi Trl, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-397-8000
  • Courtyard by Marriott: 7676 E State St, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-397-6222
  • Holiday Inn Rockford: 7550 E State St, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-398-2200
  • Red Roof Inn Rockford: 7434 E State St, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-398-9750
  • Ramada Suites & Conference Center: 200 S Bell School Rd, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-226-2100
  • Candlewood Suites: 7555 Walton St, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-229-9300
  • Hampton Inn Rockford: 615 Clark Rd, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-229-0404
  • Super 8 Motel: 7646 Colosseum Dr, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-229-5522
  • Extended StayAmerica: 653 Clark Rd, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-226-8969
  • Residence Inn by Marriott: 7542 Colosseum Dr, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-227-0013
  • Sleep Inn: 725 Clark Rd Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-398-8900
  • StudioPlus Rockford: 747 N Bell School Rd, Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-397-8316
  • Comfort Inn: 7392 Argus Dr Rockford, IL. Phone: 815-398-7061
    Many restaurants and eating establishments within easy walking distance
    Lots to see and do!!!!