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2014 Outdoor Season Kickoff

15 Apr

Outdoor Season Kickoff

Sunday, we had an excellent kickoff of the outdoor season. Nice turnout. Many wearing the club shirt. (Shirts are getting a little faded. New shirts in 2014) We had a club meeting to discuss the new season.


French Connection Sunday Aug 11

16 Jul

French Connection Sunday Aug 11

Cantigny Park – Wheaton – A really big fun chance to show off petanque to the public. We NEED CLUB MEMBERS to demonstrate the game to people attending this French cultural event and organize games. Craft market, music, street performers, 23 foot Eiffel Tower, food, wine tasting and more. For more info visit

EMAIL ME to get on the list if you are willing to be a game instructor. Stay and play one hour or all day, but we need at least 3 people there from 9 am to 3pm. Instructors get FREE admittance (otherwise parking is $5).


Summer Petanque Picnics

18 Jun

Summer Petanque Picnics

Get ready for 3 fun PETANQUE PICNICS with our friends of Alliance Francaise on the last SUNDAY of June, July and August. We will play, eat and be merry at our WHEATON terrain in Memorial Park. Starting at NOON and playing until “who knows when”.

Bring your own lunch and a folding chair. We will have extra boules. Join in on an enjoyable afternoon. Casual play. Beginners welcomed.

Picnic dates. Sunday, June 30, July 28, August 25