Front Page News

In an effort to keep our members updated on current events at MAPS, look here for the latest Front Page News.

  • Monday, December 12 – MAPS Annual Holiday Party – Our annual Holiday Party will be held on Monday, December 12th from 6:30-9:00 in the Arbor Room at Thornhill. Our Holiday Party is always lots of fun! Read more and sign up for the party on our Social Events page.

  • November 14, 2016 Program:  Michael Jeffords and Susan Post – The Spirit of Exploration. Michael and Susan will take people on a journey into Nature that will largely focus on Illinois, but also present a window into unique places around the world. Michael and Susan’s website is Read more on the Programs page.
  • “Wonders of Nature” – A MAPS Fall Exhibit at the Wasco Nursery and Garden Center in St. Charles – Sept 7 thru Oct 24, 2016.  MAPS members are exhibiting 30 nature images in the gallery at the Wasco Nursery and Garden Center in St. Charles.

  • MAPS Workshop – Basic Photoshop with Lisa Sly.  Lisa Sly will be leading a Photoshop Getting Started Workshop series for MAPS.  This is truly for those of us that have never touched Photoshop or need beginner level guidance.  There will be three workshops, with the November workshop covering Getting Started with Layers.  For more information visit the Workshops page.

Planning a trip?  Visit the Destinations page.  Each entry includes not just beautiful images but information about the locale as well.  Recent additions to Destinations are Guatemala and Belize by Tim O’Brien and Bernese Oberland (Switzerland) by Hart Kannegiesser.

MAPS Membership – If you are looking for information about MAPS membership, visit our About Page.

Remember to visit our Calendar page often for details on future events.  And if you have any comments or feedback on the MAPS website, please feel free to email us at:


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