29th Annual Doodle Bug Reunion Updates

Tues. Sept. 15, 2015 – The Van Diest Bldg. at the Fairgrounds (Reunion Headquarters) will be open in the morning and workers will be setting up tables and chairs. If you are in town, come lend a hand.

Wed. Sept. 16 – ‘open’ day for early arrivals.

Wed. evening – group meal at the Grid Iron Sports Bar and Grill.

Thurs., Fri. and Sat. the Blairsburg Opera House Preservation Committee will once again be ‘on site’ with the Doodle Bug Cafe. Please support their efforts as they raise funds for restoration of the “Old Grand Lady of Blairsburg”. This building dates from 1895 and is still in wide use by the community.

Thurs. Sept. 17- around 1:00 p.m. – annual ‘ride to the airport’.

Thurs. evening – group meal–‘Ladies Choice’

Fri. Sept. 18 – 10:00 a.m. ride to Bonebright museum for coffee.

Fri. Sept. 18 – 2:30 p.m. Webster City High School Homecoming Parade with a spot for Doodle Bug riders to add to the festivities.

Fri. evening – group meal at Godfather’s Pizza.

Sat. Sept. 19 – 9:00 a.m.-Noon – annual ‘ride to the woods’ on the scenic Boone River walking and biking trail from Webster City to Briggs Woods Park, a round trip of 11.4 mi.

Sat. Sept. 19 – approximately 2:00 p.m. annual meeting and group picture.

Sat. Sept.19 – 6:30 p.m. Doodle Bug Club banquet to be held in the Van Diest Bldg. at the Fairgrounds. Catered dinner of chicken and ham with trimmings. Please sign in with your reservations and payment as you arrive. We need a head count by Fri. noon!

Sun. Sept. 20 – ‘breakaway breakfast’ at the HyVee deli.

As always, for safety reasons we recommend members ride in more visible groups rather than solo. We are fortunate to be able to ride around the community freely, but in a responsible manner.