Category Archives: Announcements

WiWwW: To Fran!

Saturday, July 25, 7p CST on Zoom. What to pack for your WiWwW trip: Dress Up Contest (Chest Level Up). Hilarious hat, whimsical wig, strange scarf? Just have your costume nearby when the party starts. And make sure it fits … Continue reading

Posted in 2020 – WwW XX, Announcements | Leave a comment

XVIII in the rear-view mirror: On our Comedy Bus, there is no brake

Laffstock Comedy Barn Players! The last hitchhiker has scurried off, our Groucho glasses are folded, grand meals digested and docent hat hung. But Weekend 18 lives on in our smiles. And the following posts: Photo album Blow, Haiku siren, blow! … Continue reading

Posted in 2018 – WwW XVIII, Announcements | Leave a comment

A wend through Weekends past

Like an internal organ distending with undiagnosable fluid, the Weekend tradition just keeps getting greater: Check out the official, unabridged chronicle of Top Tens, poems, drink recipes and too much more in our absolutely free Weekend XVIII Souvenir Booklet — … Continue reading

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NOTICE

Due to the never-ending barrage of spammy user registrations, I’ve totally disabled the ability to register as a new user of the 4Images photo gallery system on this website. If you’d like to post photos, comments, etc., please contact me … Continue reading

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Weekend XV: Murder Most Fun

Yet again you found a way, Central Illinois, to surprise and charm us. The King paid us an audience before tossing on his robes. Next day we costumed ourselves, according to the mind of Bard of Bloomington Deb “Murder She … Continue reading

Posted in 2015 – WwW XV, Announcements | Leave a comment

The Weekend XIII Plan for Fun

Weekenders — For those of us who need structure to our lives, here’s the rough outline for how we will enjoy ourselves: Friday, August 23. Arrive at the lodge in the afternoon. Dinner at The Bank … Yes, it’s reopened! … Continue reading

Posted in 2013 - WwW XIII, Announcements | Leave a comment

Weekend XII: Now with Shakespeare Free!

Thoughts, questions, concerns, comments, rants about Weekend XII? Most especially: Suggested movies for our Movie House night.  We’ll run a couple features in the lodge ballroom on Saturday night.

Posted in 2012 - WwW XII, Announcements | Leave a comment

Drinking and Playing

Best Cocktail Contest Beth Hage has come up with perhaps the greatest Weekend idea ever — Best Cocktail Contest.   The lodge has blenders and all kinds of equipment.  Just bring up your creativity, mixers and booze. Winner receives the Kulm … Continue reading

Posted in 2011 - WwW XI, Announcements | Leave a comment

Made to be Broken

Like previous Weekends, we have a carefully considered a complex itinerary and schedule, which, it is to be expected, will be violated before we even start.  As follows: Friday, 26th Dinner and drinks at the Lodge starting mid-afternoon Blah blah … Continue reading

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Gown of Humility 2009

From Weekender and GoH 2008 Winner Steve: Think of Survivor, Wait..Wait Don’t Tell Me, and Hollywood Squares then mash them all together, add paper crowns and tiaras, and you get the Gown of Humility Challenge 2009*. Do you know your … Continue reading

Posted in 2009 - WwW IX, Announcements | 3 Comments