The 2006 Chicago Cubs Caravan is set for Thursday, Jan. 12 at Giovannis Restaurant, 610 N. Bell School Rd., starting at 5 p.m.
The Boys & Girls Club Association has benefited from the Chicago Cubs Caravan for the past 24 years, contributing more than $175,000 supporting the Boys & Girls Club Baseball Program. This event is being presented by Rock Valley Federal Credit Union, and hosted by Jim Bryden, program coordinator.
This years event includes the following featured guests: Dusty Baker, Billy Williams, Gary Matthews, Bob Brenly, Len Kasper, Larry Rothchild, Jerome Williams, Matt Murton, Scott Eyre, Juan Pierre and Ryan Dempster.
Doors will open at 5 p.m. with dinner at 5:30 p.m. and an autograph session at 6:30 p.m.
For more information, call Jim Bryden at 815/398-2162 or e-mail him at the following address: RockfordCubsFan@insightbb.com.
From the Jan. 11-17, 2006, issue