Joint Meeting of ICC (The Illinois Classical Conference) and AMICI (The Iowa Association of Classicists)

October 10-12, 2008, at Augustana College, Rock Island, IL


Registration Form


Name _______________________________________________________________


School or business _____________________________________________________


Mailing Address _______________________________________________________



                        (City)                                                     (State)                                   (Zip)

Telephone (Home) ____________________________ (Work) ____________________


Email address ___________________________________________________________


Payments and Meal Choices


Registration fee ($30 for ICC or AMICI member)…..…or:  $15 per person for_____New ICC Member; or _____ Student Registration                                $________

(08-09 dues may be paid at the meeting if not before.)


Pre-conference Friday afternoon activities (see p.2 for description):__ golf, __ Arsenal, ___ wine and/or beer, __ice cream (2:00, 3:00, 4:00), __ John Deere museum (2:00, 3:00)

___ geology museum (2:00), ___ something else at 4:00 (ice cream, chocolate, hiking)

Friday evening social (7:30); no charge, please indicate intent to attend:                    yes


Saturday lunch ($8.00): assorted sandwiches; vegetarian request___           $________


Saturday banquet  …One beverage with refill is included…         entrée      $________

(Chicken and veal entrees are served with salad, garlic bread, and side of spaghetti marinara.)

Please see the accompanying page for descriptions and mark your choices on this form.

___Lasagna;   ___Vegetarian Lasagna;  ___Cannelloni filled with your choice of:  ___three cheeses rolled with a slice of ham, ___ground beef and spinach flavored with wine, ___combination: 1 roll of each (cheese and beef)                                                ($19.50)

___Pasta Primavera ($22.00);   ___Seafood Primavera (shrimp and scallops; $24.50)                   

___Pollo al Marsala ($22.00);   ___Vitello alla Scaloppine ($23.00)


Circle choice of salad dressing on the side: creamy garlic, Italian vinaigrette, French, thousand island, Maytag bleu cheese, ranch, honey mustard)


Circle choice of dessert (if you prefer a glass of wine, you will be able to order it for about $6.00): Summer Delight ($6.50), Malt Shoppe Pie ($6.50), Tiramisu ($7.00), or Flourless Chocolate Cake ($7.00)                                                                     $ ________


Sunday brunch ($11)…(available menu choices: French Toast, Bruschetta, Tomato and Mozzarella, or Soup and Sandwich; includes non-alcoholic drink)                         $ ________


TOTAL  ENCLOSED (Please make check or money order payable to Illinois Classical Conference.)   Deduct $5 for early bird (9-26 postmark)!                                  $ ________                                         


N.B. Registration form and payment should be sent by 02 October 2008 to:

Vicki Wine, 3376 - 30th Ave., Rio, IL  61472 (, 309-972-5252)


Saturday banquet menu:

  • Lasagna ($19.50):  Pasta layered with a hearty meat sauce, selected herbs and cheeses, mushrooms, a slice of Italian ham, and mozzarella cheese.
  • Vegetarian Lasagna:  Layers of spinach pasta and various cheeses baked in a blend of creamy white and tomato sauces. Topped with melted mozzarella.
  • Cannelloni: Large tender tubes of pasta filled with your choice of:
    • three cheeses rolled with a slice of ham
    • ground beef and spinach flavored with wine
    • combination: 1 roll of each (cheese and beef)
  • Pasta Primavera ($22.00):  Angel hair pasta and a variety of fresh vegetables tossed together with a white wine and light cream sauce. Seafood Primavera (shrimp and scallops added; add $2.50)
  • Pollo al Marsala ($22.00): A boneless chicken breast baked in a rich Marsala wine sauce with fresh mushrooms, topped with mozzarella cheese.
  • Vitello alla Scaloppine ($23.00): Veal medallions topped with Canadian-style ham, melted mozzarella cheese, and a creamy mushroom sauce.

Dessert choices (you will be able to order to order a glass of wine for about $6.00):

Summer Delight: Freshly sliced seasonal fruit served with a dish of rainbow sherbet.

Malt Shoppe Pie: A frozen pie made with ice cream, chocolate malt, and malted milk balls in a graham cracker crust. Topped with a combination of marshmallow cream and whipped cream.

Tiramisu: Espresso soaked ladyfinger cakes layered with a creamy zabaglione filling.

Flourless Chocolate Cake: Rich, decadent cake served on a drizzle of raspberry sauce, topped with fresh whipped cream.


Friday afternoon pre-conference activities.

~ Someone will be available at the Inn starting at 1:00 to provide information, directions, and transportation.

~ Sign up on the registration form for the activities you are interested in, with an indication of preference (1 being the highest preference) and choice of times when available.

  • Golf outing at Saukie Golf Course, 2:00 tee-off ; $16 (add $9 for cart)
  • Arsenal Island (photo ID necessary): museum, confederate and national cemeteries, lock and dam, historic Colonel Davenport home (requires admission fee;; 2:00
  • Wine and beer tour (tastings at Lavendar Crest Winery, Blue Cat Brew Pub, Bent River Brewing Company (2:00)
  • John Deere museum (could be anytime; it’s two blocks down the street),
  • Ice cream run to Whitey’s ( 2:00, 3:00), or walk to Lagomarcino’s (4:00)
  • Augustana’s Fryxell Geology Museum (2:00),

Feel free to e-mail me about other options or with changes in your original registration. I will coordinate groups accordingly. If you won’t be here until 4:00, I’ll find something to suggest for that hour (ice cream, chocolate, shopping are within walking distance).