Geocaching with CIGA

Recognizing World Class 100,000 Finds
GIGA joined Peoria cachers 
to honor Fuzzy B for passing 100,000 finds, putting him among the top ranked cachers in the world.  Those attending received a commemerative coin, courtesy of BoilMaw

CIGA at GeoWoodstock
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GeoWoodstock 14er was held at Denver, close enough to draw CIGA cachers.  

CIGA picnic beats the heat for Get Outdoors day
Air conditioning won the day for the CIGA picnic in Bloomington.  It was a hot June day.  There were activities outside to observe Get Outdoor days.  But indoors had efficient cooling, welcome relief for 34 people attending.

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CIGA is having a sale.  The dark gray shirt, "10 Years and Still Caching," is discounted to $10.  As a bonus, club members who pay 2016 dues get an extra $2 discount.
Also on sale:
  -  Geocoin with spinning ammo can:  $10
  -  Dark green CIGA logo shirt:  $7
See the items on the Merchandise page of this site. Get them at club events or by contacting a board member.

Kayak caching and cookout at Lake Evergreen  
Great weather lead to a high turnout for kayak caching and a cookout at Lake Evergreen.  It was a joint event between CIGA and Peoria Area Cachers. 

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Menard County Tour Cache            
Menard County has an historical tougeocache with a reward at the end.  Menard County, Illinois - Discover its History! (GC6C2FE) is a driving multi.  Record certain information about Abraham Lincoln, poet Edgar Lee Masters and other topics. Turn in the correct responses for a free souvenir coin. 

Going to the Movies       
The Geocaching International Film Festival came to central Illinois.  Decatur hosted a screening of the finalists in the annual competition sponsored by geocaching.com. As in the past, the amateur short films were filled with creativity, adventure and humor.

CIGA-SLAGA Picnic         
Two dozen cachers from CIGA and SLAGA met in Springfield to celebrate cooperation between the two clubs.  As part of the picnic, the two teams finished a friendly skill competition in a tie.  After a tie breaker toss of ammo cans, SLAGA won the trophy for a year.

CIGA on Facebook         
For the latest news, visit the CIGA Facebook page and request access to join.  The page has 500 followers from Illinois, Iowa and Missouri.

Facebook Group
CIGA on Facebook

CIGA has been geocaching in Central Illlinois since 2004.

Board Members
Peoria Bill  
Smiley Guy