Events

Saturday, May 15, Sunday May 16, 2021, First Timer’s Weekend
We will be guiding first time cavers to Buckner Cave on Saturday and a “To be announced” cave on Sunday

Friday, May 28, through Monday, May 31, 2021 Speleofest.
The Louisville Grotto will host Speleofest at the Lone Star Preserve near Bonnieville KY. Relaxed pandemic rules and response requirements will now allow for the Sunday Night banquet.

Saturday June 5, through Sunday June 6, 2021, Family Cave and Science Trip
A family friendly weekend, featuring a trip into Sullivan Cave to learn the science behind cave formation and its lifeforms. Sunday will feature kid friendly natural science lessons and games on the surface, covering watersheds, mushrooms, animal classification , etc. Every child gets a workbook full of games and puzzles.

Wednesday June 9, 2021 @7:30 PM – WCG Membership Meeting.
This meeting will be Zoom conferenced online.

July 10 through 11, 2021 WCG / CIG Joint trip
The windy City Grotto and the Central Indiana Grotto are coming together to explore the caves of the Cave River Valley. Trips to Endless Cave and River Cave are planned, and other options may also be available. We will be camping for two nights at nearby Spring Mill State Park. Cost is $13 per person to cover the camping fees. This trip is only available to members in good standing.

Tuesday July 13, 2021 @7:30 PM – WCG Membership Meeting.
This meeting will be Zoom conferenced online.

Wednesday August 11, 2021 @7:30 PM – WCG Membership Meeting.
Aurelio’s Pizzeria
1455 W. Lake St.
Addison, IL 60101
Tel: (630) 889-9560

Tuesday September 14, 2021 @7:30 PM – WCG Membership Meeting.
First Ascent Climbing & Fitness (Avondale)
3516 N. Spaulding
Chicago, IL 60618
Tel: (773) 564-9815

Wednesday October 13, 2021 @7:30 PM – WCG Membership Meeting.
Aurelio’s Pizzeria
1455 W. Lake St.
Addison, IL 60101
Tel: (630) 889-9560

Additional national and international events may be found on the NSS Events page: http://caves.org/info/events.shtml.