Griswold & Cast Iron Cookware Association fall meets Four Griswold & Cast Iron Cookware Association meets will happen in various parts of the country in September and October, 2009. Hopefully one will be close to you and you can attend.
News-Antique.com - Sep 06,2009 - Four Griswold & Cast Iron Cookware Association meets will happen in various parts of the country in September and October, 2009. Hopefully one will be close to you and you can attend. Below are the meets in WA, ME, MO and FL.
You can join G&CICA by writing with a check payable to GCICA and mailing it to Secretary GCICA, 223 Summit Circle, Lakeville, PA 18438. Cost is $25 for 2 at the same address or $20 for just a single membership. Check out the web site for further information, http://gcica.org/
West Coast—Fall Meeting 2009
Date September 12th, 2009 10:00 A.M.
Location: 8122 S. 14th Street, Tacoma, WA 98465, at the O’Neil’s home.
Saturday’s Hosts September 12 for the 10 a.m. meet: Larry & Marg O’Neil. Their luncheon will
feature salmon, clams, and oysters with all the trimmings. No cost to you.
Bring items for show and tell to stump the experts. Bring swap meet items, ticketed with price if you wish to set up at the afternoon swap.
O’Neil phone number 253-564-4224
Friday’s Hosts September 11 are Don & LaBurta Noren
Friday’s events: On Friday folks are welcome to arrive at the King household after noon (12:00)
to look at iron & an extensive kerosene lamp collection or just to hang out until dinner.
At the Noren’s home, you can come earlier to visit, but 6:00 P.M. dinner prepared all in cast iron cookware: brisket, chicken, scalloped potatoes, rolls, pineapple upsidedown cake. Cost $20. They live next door to the Kings who are also opening their home for tour of their collections.
Location: Noren’s home 12609 SE 62nd Street, Bellevue, WA 98006-3901
Noren’s phone number is 425-746-8143
Northeast Regional—Fall Meeting 2009
Date September 25th and 26th, 2009
Location: 704 Main Street, Palmyra, Maine, at the Nicholas’ home.
Nicholas’ phone number is 207-469-5690 or email email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org
Directions: check their web site of their antique store at ironbellyantiques.com or complete
directions are in invitations sent out to NE regional members.
RSVP no later than August 25th to Jeff and Diane Nicholas as they need a head count to prepare
a Friday night dinner, Saturday morning breakfast and luncheon.
The Palmyra area is just minutes from Augusta, Bangor, Brewer and Moosehead Lake and about
1 ½ hrs. from Portland or 2 ½ hours from the beautiful coastline in Bar Harbor. Antique
stores are as close as the host’s home, Ironbelly Antiques, plus 5 big antique malls and
several small antique stores within a 35 mile radius. As Diane says, “Bring your appetite
for old fashioned Maine cooking as well as for Cast Iron Cookware.”
Heartland Charter- Second Meeting 2009
Date October 10th, 2009 10:00 A.M.
Location: Joplin, Missouri. Meeting will be held in Empire room at motel.
Host: Bill & Sheila Corum
Corum home phone 417-548-2369 cell: 417-540-7146
Or Peggy Creach Sectary –Treasurer at 573-896-5564
Motel: La Quinta Inn $65.00 a night (ask for the Griswold Heartland group rate). 3320 South
Rangeline Road, Joplin, Missouri 64804 Phone 417-781-0500(Motel phone number)