ILLOWA Sport Flyers to meet Feb. 2


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Posted Online: Jan. 21, 2013, 2:41 pm
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Press release submitted by Jim Abbott


ILLOWA SPORT FLYERS FIRST MEETING


The first meeting of the ILLOWA SPORT FLYERS for the year will be Saturday the 2nd of February. The meeting will be held at the Erie Airpark Club house, Erie at 10:00 a.m. With the up coming Challenger Anniversary of 30 years,the club members will be discussing and working toward that weekend. The weekend of September 20-21 and 22nd. will be the celebration. Check out our web site and look for us on Facebook for the activities that happen during each month. www.erieairpark.com or www.illowasportflyers.com

















 



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