Lower Kaskaskia Stakeholders, Inc.
Cooperation Gets It done!
LKSI meets monthly each year with the exception of September (Barge Trip), November (Thanksgiving) and December (Christmas). A Board reorganization and program planning meeting is held in December.
The meetings are held on the fourth Wednesday of the month at a location in the Lower Kaskaskia Stakeholders area. Below is a schedule of meetings for the year.
2016 LKSI Barge Trip relocated to K of C Hall due to weather; Carl Tebbe, George Obernagel and Congressman Bost going through the food line.
January 25th @12:00 Noon
Lisa’s, Prairie du Rocher
Speaker: Matt Hunn, Army Corps of Engineers “Levees”
February 22 @ 12:00 Noon
KRPD, Red Bud, IL
Speaker: Mark Brown, IDNR Forestry
March 22nd at 12:00 Noon at the Bistro
TMW Tour Red Bud
Speaker: Eric Fritsche
April 26th @ 12:00 Noon
Waterstreet, Evansville, IL Gateway FS Grain Loading and Shipping on the River
Speaker: Michael Beithman Gateway FS
May 24th at 12:00 Noon
The Bull Pen, New Athens, IL
Speaker: Dennis Vidoni, author of “Canoeing on the Kaskaskia”
June 28th at 12:00 Noon
St. Pancratius Church Hall, Fayetteville, IL
Speaker: Sen. Paul Schmipf
July 26th at 12:00 Noon
Jerry F. Costello Lock and Dam, Modoc, IL
Speaker: Courtney Wilson, Corps of Engineers - Jerry F. Costello Lock and Dam
August 23, 2017
Evansville KC Hall, Evansville, IL
Speaker: Brendan Kelly, St. Clair County States Attorney
Sept. 8th Showcase at Noon (Open to Public)
Evening Barge Trip for Members and Sponsors
October 25th at 12:00 Noon
World Shooting Complex Sparta, IL
November - No Meeting
December - Board Program Planning and Reorganization
2017 LKSI Meeting Schedule