April 8th, 2015


Wednesday 11th, March 2015 
 Cedar Falls “Clarion Inn” Against the Grain Restaurant
(Formerly called the Holiday Inn)

The 2015 Alaska Iditarod Dog Race

Topic: Jim will be speaking about his experiences being a part of several Alaskan Iditarod dog races and especially the 2015 race.

Speaker:  Mr. Jim Kenyon, longtime local retired Veterinarian has made a number of trips to Alaska to participate as one of several Veterinarians responsible for looking after the health of the dogs.  Jim will talk about the Medical Technology that is a part of this great race each year.  Jim will have jus

t returned from the 2015  Alaska Iditarod and he will be sharing his experiences with us.

"Iditarod Ceremonial start in Anchorage, Alaska" by Frank Kovalchek from Anchorage, Alaska, USA - The look of sheer determination - 2010 Iditarod Ceremonial start in Anchorage, AlaskaUploaded by Smooth_O. Licensed under CC BY 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons - http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Iditarod_Ceremonial_start_in_Anchorage,_Alaska.jpg#/media/File:Iditarod_Ceremonial_start_in_Anchorage,_Alaska.jpg

[Ceremonial start of the Iditarod dog sled race 2010  by Frank Kovalcheck from Anchorage, Alaska USA] 

Program Chair:   Gary Dorhout

Meal:    Grilled Pork Chop with Bourbon Apples.   Price:  $15.00 per person (includes tax, tip & room rent)

Price:               $15.00 per person (includes tax, tip & room rent)  


Social period: 6:00 P.M. 

Dinner:            6:30 P.M. 

Location: “Against The Grain” Restaurant, Cedar Falls  Clarion Inn  5826 University Ave., Cedar Falls 50613.

Dinner Reservations can be made 2 ways:

1. : reservations@waterlootechnicalsociety.org (preferred)

2.      Phone number (319-292-8178)

Please indicate if you are NOT having dinner with us when making a reservation.  Please also provide the names of any guests so that nametags can be ready for them.

Please make reservations by 3:00 PM, Monday 6 April 2015.    Guests are always welcome.   

Note: Checks to purchase meals from the Clarion Inn should be made out to “Clarion Inn.”

Dues: Member dues of $10.00 may be sent to the Treasurer, Kenneth Friend, 1112 W. 4th St., Cedar Falls, Iowa 50613-2430 (ph 319-277-2312) or paid at the meeting.   E-mail:  friendfamily@cfu.net  

Checks for membership to the Waterloo technical Society should be made out to the “Waterloo Technical Society”.