In the last 4 years, the picnic has attracted about one thousand people to attend every year. We are looking forward to another big crowd at this largest summer gathering in Greater Chicago Chinese community. In addition to delicious Chinese food/BBQ, excellent entertainments, this year's event features the following activities:
1. Cirque Shanghai performance. Cirque Shanghai has been performing in Navy pier for eight years in a row and was highly regarded by the audience. We are fortunate to bring them to our summer picnic event this year. The picnic participants can watch the show on-site and interact with the performers.
2. Sports competition among alumni associations and professional organizations. We will have 10 sport items including basketball, volleyball, Frisbee, water-balloon, hula-hoop, three-leg jumping, etc. The best team and individual athletes will be awarded.
3. Lottery. You can win nice awards.
4. We offer delicious food, such as picnic BBQ, Chinese food, soft drinks and fruits.
5. The picnic site is surrounded with green trees and beautiful lawn. Each participating organization will be provided with a tent to shade them from the sun.
6. The sponsors are provided with booths to introduce their products and services.
Hurry up to register for this picnic and mark your calendar for a fun day! Please see the following information and stay tuned for future update!
Time: 10:30AM to 4:30PM, Saturday, July 27, 2013
Location: Grove #1 and Grove #2, Deer Grove East Forest Preserve, Palatine, IL 60067
GPS Reference Location: 1552 N Pepper Tree Dr, Palatine, IL 60067
Fees: Adult: $10 if prepaid online, $20 on-site, $5/children between 5 and 12 if prepaid online, $10 on-site, free with children under 5.
Registration and pre-payment website: http://acse.org/2013picnic/
Association of Chinese-American Scientists and Engineers（ACSE）
Alumni Associations of
Huazhong University of Science and Technology
Renmin University of China
Shanghai Jiaotong University
University of Science and Technology of China
The Chinese Finance Association
Society of Chinese American Professors & Scientists
Greater Chicago Chinese American Women Chamber of Commerce
Cultural and Career Club
Chicago China News & Digest
Chinese Students and Scholars Association of Northwestern University
Chinese Students and Scholars Association of University of Illinois at Chicago
Chinese Students and Scholars Association of Illinois Institute of Technology
Chinese Students and Scholars Association of DePaul University
Chinese Students and Scholars Association of University of Chicago
Overseas China Education Foundation (http://ocef.org/organization/local-chapter/126)