Re: OHIO MINIGATHERING FROM CEDAR POINT TO TRILOBITES!
On 5/12/04, §ierra wrote:
> HEY THERE! For all those who can't make the Orlando
> Gathering or if you are already back to school for the DE
> gathering OR you just want to continue your gatherings' fun-
> YYYYEEEEEEHHHHHHHAAAAAAAAAA!!!!!!! Come to Toledo, Ohio!!
> It will be a quickie gathering - but here is the tentative
> schedule: On Friday, July 30th, SKIPPY, THE DEWSTER, and
> §IERRA will be heading over to the Toledo Zoo to talk with
> the animals ( www.toledozoo.org ), on Saturday, July 31st
> we will be taking the Jet Express over to Put-in-Bay
> (http://www.putinbay.com , http://www.put-in-
> bayonline.com ,and http://www.pibohio.com/islandv.htm ).
> Cannot take your car there, and it has a winery which
> offers a tour thru the largest geode in the world, and wine
> tasting. It is a party island, so have a designated
> driver, lovely shops, and a very tall monument you can go
> up and see far away, on a clear day, all the way over to
> Canada. On Sunday, August 1st, we will meet up with SASSY
> and go to famous North Coast Roller Coast CEDAR POINT (
> http://www.cedarpoint.com and
> http://www.virtualmidway.com )!!! There are other things to
> do such as digging for trilobite fossils at Olander Park,
> Saturdays and Sundays only.
> (http://www.olanderpk.com/xfer/info_fossil.html )
> For a couple of great places to stay, there is a Comfort
> Inn on Alexis Road, not far from freeways, restaurants, and
> minigolf and the Wingate in Sylvania (
> 921577.htm ), which is a bit more fancy. Friday night, we
> will try and meet as group for a late dinner at the
> original Tony Packo's made famous on the M.A.S.H. show by
> Klinger (http://www.tonypacko.com ). There is also a great
> museum if you are into Monet, Gaugin, and those guys - LOL!
> ( http://www.toledomuseum.org/Happening.htm ) About 45
> minutes north are the casinos and Greektown of Detroit (
> http://www.motorcitycasino.com/index2.php ,
> http://www.greektowncasino.net/flashhome.htm ). If you
> want to stay on until Tuesday, there is the huge flea
> market in Indiana, Shipshewana. (
> http://www.shipshewana.com/ ) It is an Amish area so watch
> out for the horse and buggies!
> If you want to join Skippy, Dew, and §ierra, just let us
> know!! Yeeeehhhaaaa!! I will need definite numbers for
> Tony Packos, too!!