IMAX Games of Thrones Viewing and Bookclub

January 21st, 2015

On Saturday, January 31st Chicago Force is planning a fun filled day.

At 1pm, we will meet upstairs at the Barnes & Noble in Oakbrook Mall to discuss The Star Wars graphic novel and Marvel’s Star Wars #1.

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At 4pm, we will view the Games of Thrones IMAX at Yorktown’s AMC

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We will wrap up after at the Patio, right outside of Yorktown Mall.

Life Day 2014

December 7th, 2014
Mark helps Dan "fluff the beef"

Mark helps Dan “fluff the beef”

Smile

Smile

Prep time

Prep time

Mmmmm.

Mmmmm.

The Yummies appear

The Yummies appear

To Trade or Not to Trade, that is the question

To Trade or Not to Trade, that is the question

Another successful gift exchange

Another successful gift exchange

Dan enjoys his new stormtrooper while Maeve looks on

Dan enjoys his new stormtrooper while Maeve looks on

The toys are added to the toy drive pile.

The toys are added to the toy drive pile.

Tom prepares to raid Josh's collection

Tom prepares to raid Josh’s collection

Life Day Party 2014

November 25th, 2014

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It’s time for the annual Chicago Force Life Day party! Dinner will be pot-luck as usual so if you’re able to join us please visit our Facebook page and  indicate in the comments section below what you’ll be bringing. We’ll also be doing a gift exchange/swap as we do every year ($25 minimum). Kids are absolutely welcome and if there’s snow there will absolutely be sledding  For the address in Downers Grove please PM Joshua.

Book club will be taking place beforehand at our house at 4:30 and the book will be Tarkin!

Also, there is again a toy drive so please bring a toy to donate!

2014 Brookfield Zoo Tree Trim

November 23rd, 2014
We found our tree

We found our tree

Before

Before

Let your geek ornament hang

Let your geek ornament hang

Let the decorating commence!

Let the decorating commence!

O Christmas Tree

O Christmas Tree

O Christmas Tree

O Christmas Tree

How lovely are thy branches

How lovely are thy branches

How lovely are thy branches

How lovely are thy branches

The Rebel Legion visits

The Rebel Legion visits

Time out for a photo op

Time out for a photo op

O Christmas Tree

O Christmas Tree

O Christmas Tree

O Christmas Tree

How lovely are...

How lovely are…

...thy branches

…thy branches

Tree Hugger

Tree Hugger

We visit the Rebel Legion Tree

We visit the Rebel Legion Tree

2014 Brookfield Zoo Tree Trim Prep

November 22nd, 2014
Snacks and Crafts

Snacks and Crafts

The Liams Pitch In

The Liams Pitch In

Keep Cutting!

Keep Cutting!

The Supervisor Checks In

The Supervisor Checks In

Storytime

Storytime

Mark shows off the crafts while the Flash makes a brief apperance

Mark shows off the crafts while the Flash makes a brief apperance

Errant Venture Book Club

October 19th, 2014

Errant Venture, Chicago Force’s book club is meeting on Saturday, October 25th at 1 p.m. at the Barnes & Noble at Village Crossing to discuss X-Wing Iron Fist.  Please join us there.

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Fore!!! with Chicago Force

September 17th, 2014

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Join us as we venture to Skokie Sports Park for some fun mini-golf Saturday, September 27th.

First part of our day will start at 1pm at Barnes and Noble in Skokie to discuss The Han Solo Adventures by Brian Daley. At 3pm, we’ll go to lunch at a nearby establishment. At 5pm we’ll meet at Skokie Sports Park for mini-golf.

Kane County Star Wars Night 2014 Pictures

August 30th, 2014
Take me out to the ball game...

Take me out to the ball game…

Pre-game costumed kids parade.

Pre-game costumed kids parade.

It's a beautiful day for a ball game.

It’s a beautiful day for a ball game.

Just in case you forgot what night it was.

Just in case you forgot what night it was.

There is a Yoda impression contest, getting ready to go on the field for it.

There is a Yoda impression contest, getting ready to go on the field for it.

Carrie won tickets from the contest.

Carrie won tickets from the contest.

Fireworks set to Star Wars music.

Fireworks set to Star Wars music.

Kane County Cougars Star Wars Day 2014

August 7th, 2014

Join us on Saturday, August 30th for a trip to the ballpark!  The Kane County Cougars will be hosting a Star Wars night and Chicago Force will be there.  Please purchase tickets for the lawn seats and we will meet along the third base line.  There will even be a Star Wars themed fireworks display!

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Annual Picnic 2014: Zoo Pics!

July 27th, 2014

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