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STEP BACK IN TIME
TO THE HISTORIC METHODIST CAMPGROUND Of DES PLAINES
Attend the Vintage Base Ball Association’s 2016 Conference, April 15, 16, 17, 2016
Serving the Vintage Base Ball Community for 20 years
Hosted By The Chicago Salmon, Celebrating 20 Years of “Playing for the Love of the Game”
1996-2016
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We play a vintage style of base ball dating back to 1858 and are affiliated with the Vintage Base Ball Association. We have a roster consisting of players from around the Chicagoland area and have matches against other area teams and “barnstorm” on the road to Michigan, Indiana, Wisconsin, and Minnesota. If you are interested in playing for the Chicago Salmon Vintage Base Ball Club - contact us.

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Chicago Salmon 2016 VBBA Conference

Chicago Salmon 2016 VBBA Conference

Apr 15, 4:00pm

Historic Methodist CampGround of Des Plaines

The conference will begin with a meet and greet between the players at the Tap House Grill in Des Plaines, Friday night. Saturday’s daytime activities include, historical workshops, vintage meals, and vintage ball games at the Historic Methodist Camp Grounds of Des Plaines. The evening will conclude with a Virginia Reel Dance, banquet, and keynote speaker, Michael Osacky, baseball collector and appraiser, at the Crowne Plaza Northbrook Hotel. Sunday morning will be at the Historic Methodist Camp Grounds of Des Plaines with an 1858 style breakfast served to all of the participants. It will be followed by a General Meeting of the Vintage Base Ball Association that will include the results of the 2016 VBBA Board Election.

Chicago Salmon 2016 VBBA Conference