Meeting/Event Information

    Past Meetings

    December 2019 Chapter Meeting

    December 02, 2019
    5:00 PM CST - 8:30 PM CST

    RATIONAL USA
    1701 Golf Rd C-120
    Rolling Meadows, IL 60008
    Venue Website

    Join RATIONAL USA® Chefs for a finishing demonstration featuring cutting-edge cook-chill techniques for modern banquets (beef, pork, chicken/fish, and desserts)

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    Thanksgiving at La Rabida

    November 28, 2019
    10:00 AM CST - 3:00 PM CST

    La Rabida Hospital
    6501 S Promontory Drive
    Chicago, IL 60649
    Venue Website

    For 58 years and counting, the ACF Chicago Chefs have been creating a beautiful Thanksgiving feast!

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    2019 AAC Dinner Honoring Steven Jilleba, CMC, CCE, AAC

    November 02, 2019
    6:00 PM CDT - 11:00 PM CDT

    Sofitel Chicago Magnificent Mile
    20 E Chestnut Street
    Chicago, IL 60611
    Venue Website

    The honor society of ACF, the American Academy of Chefs (AAC) represents the highest standards of professionalism in the organization, society and industry.

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    October 2019 Meeting

    October 28, 2019
    5:00 PM CDT - 8:00 PM CDT

    La Barra
    3011 Butterfield Road
    Oak Brook, IL 60523

    Chicago is a pizza town and who better to lead a discussion about the best pizza places than Steve Dolinsky who wrote the book, Pizza City USA.

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    We Are Back and Ready!

    September 23, 2019
    5:00 PM CDT - 8:00 PM CDT

    Eli's Cheesecake
    6701 West Forest Preserve Drive
    Chicago, IL 60634
    Venue Website

    Enjoy Sweet Heat Pork Belly, Sweet Bacon Baked Beans, Blackberry Jalapeno BBQ Ribs, Coleslaw & Eli’s Cheesecake & Assorted Beverages.

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    A Celebration of Life for Chef Michel Bouit

    August 17, 2019
    1:00 PM CDT - 5:00 PM CDT

    A Celebration of Life for Chef Michel Bouit
    2281 Red Maple Lane
    Aurora, IL 60502

    Please join us in this celebration

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    June Meeting

    June 10, 2019
    5:00 PM CDT - 8:00 PM CDT

    US Foods
    6133 N. River Road, Suite 300
    Rosemont, IL 60018
    Venue Website

    A great educational opportunity no matter your level of skill set.

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    2019 April Meeting-Ice Carving

    April 08, 2019
    5:00 PM CDT - 8:30 PM CDT

    Nadeau’s Ice Sculptures
    7623 W. Roosevelt Road
    Forest Park, IL 60130
    Venue Website

    All about Ice Carving by Jim Nadeau of Nadeau’s Ice Sculptures & guest speaker, Chef Tim Bucci, CMC, CCE.

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    March Networking Meeting

    March 04, 2019
    5:00 PM CST - 9:00 PM CST

    Rivers Casino
    3000 S River Road
    Des Plaines, IL 60018
    Venue Website

    Join us for our March meeting including Networking and a strolling reception.

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    #FairKitchens

    February 18, 2019
    5:00 PM CST - 8:00 PM CST

    College of Dupage
    425 Fawell Blvd
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    Venue Website

    Please join us at our monthly meeting in panel discussion format as we discuss key issues affecting our kitchens today.

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