Megan’s Causes

Memorial Details

Chicago / Vail

Chicago Celebration

May 6

Chicago Botanical Garden
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, IL, 60022.
(directions)

The ceremony will begin at 2:00 p.m. followed by a reception with light appetizers and drinks.

Due to weather, the ceremony will be held inside.  That said, please feel free to enjoy the Botanical Gardens before or after the ceremony.

In addition, the Dickie family invites everyone to gather at Pete Miller’s in Evanston, Il between 6:00 and 9:00 p.m. to share stories and laughter.

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Vail Celebration

June 23-25

We invite you to celebrate Megan Dickie’s life in her beloved Colorado mountains between June 23 and June 25.

Welcome Gathering

Date:   Friday, June 23, 2017

Time:   TBD but likely late afternoon/early evening

Location:   The Saloon in Minturn (146 Main St, Minturn, CO 81645)

Celebration of Life

Date:   Saturday, June 24, 2017

Time:   11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. (ceremony begins at 11:30 a.m.)

Location:   Vail, Colorado, Eagle’s Nest, located at the top of the gondola

Activities:   The ceremony will begin around 11:30, followed by a reception with appetizers and drinks.  At 2:00 p.m., Kara Heide and Lauren Dickie will lead a hike on the top of Vail mountain in honor of Megan.  For those who wish to participate, the group will leave from the Gondola and hike the grand traverse.  Lockers are available at the top of the Gondola for those who wish to bring a change of clothes for the hike.  For those who do not wish to participate in the hike, the reception will continue until 3:00 p.m.  Guests are also encouraged to take advantage of the various activities on top of Vail mountain and may also hike down the mountain at the conclusion of the Celebration if they so chose.

RSVP:  If you plan to attend, please email Lauren Dickie at laurenhadleydickie@gmail.com.  We need an approximate number of attendees in order to order the appropriate amount of food and drinks.

Fiesta for Megan

Please join the Dickie Family on the evening of June 24, 2017 for an informal gathering in honor of Megan.  Details below.

Date/Time:  June 24, 2017 between 6:30 and 9:00 p.m.

Location:  Arrowhead Alpine Club (0160 Cresta Road, Edwards, CO 81632)

What:  We will provide food and there will be drinks for purchase.

RSVP:  If you plan to attend, please email Lauren Dickie at laurenhadleydickie@gmail.com.  We need an approximate number of attendees in order to order the appropriate amount of food and drinks.

Raft Trip

On the morning of Sunday, June 25, we will do a raft trip with Timberline Tours to honor and celebrate Megan.  As you all know, adventure on land and water were not to be missed by Megan!  We hope to all join together on the water!

Provided below is the website with all the details and sign-up information.  It is $40 a person.  If you would prefer to call Timberline Tours directly, their number is 970-476-1414.  Please reference the “Megan Celebration of Life Private Rafting Trip” when calling.

http://www.adventurecentral.com/user/web/cart/wfDetails.aspx?AID=20535

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