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District 5: Iowa, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin, and the Canadian Provinces of: Manitoba and Saskatchewan

District 5  Annual Meeting in 2019 will be April 4-7th, at the Voyageur Inn & Convention Center, 200 Viking Drive, Reedsburg WI (800) 444-4493 or (WI) 608-524-6431.

District Director: 

Tom Schneider 
1927 Quincy Avenue
Racine, WI  53403 
Phone: 262-637-3077
e-mail: sandeps@aol.com 

District 5 Secretary:

Shelia Gillingham

District 5 Treasurer: 
Sally JoostenBeth Hellwig, e-mail: joostenslanding@solarus.net 





At the present time, we have:

  • 1 Club in Iowa
  • 1 Club in Minnesota
  • 5 Clubs in Wisconsin


Iowa: State Director, Ken DeMarce (319) 365-6089

Five Seasons Beam & Specialty Club of Iowa meets the 4th Saturday of the month. Dinner at 7pm with meeting to follow at the Long Branch Supper Club, Cedar Rapids, IA.  For more information, contact Ken DeMarce at frandemarce@yahoo.com

Garm ElderMinnesota:
State Director, Garm Elder 17883 Impala Path *Lakeville, MN 55044
Phone: 952-898-5579

Gopher State Jim Beam Club  
10810 130th Street N, Hugo, MN 55038.  We meet the 4th Thursday of  February, May, June, October and the 3rd Thursday in November at different restaurants.  Our March meeting is usually our anniversary gathering the last Saturday at Gulden's. April is the District 5 meeting and July is International convention.  August sometimes is our picnic or combined with Fall Fest in September, which is a new experience this year.  Our Christmas gathering is the first Saturday in December at Gulden's.   For more information contact Warren Misiewicz, President at wbmis@iphouse.com

Wisconsin State Director:  Cecil Gillingham, 2965 Waubesa Avenue, Madison, WI  53711-5964 (608) 235-6432 or chgillingham@aol.com

Badger Jim Beam Club  
Meets the 4th Sunday of the month at 1:30 pm at Alt 'N Bach's, (Beltline Hwy) 2602 Whalen Ln., Madison, WI. Exceptions are June, July, August and December. For more information please contact CHGillingham@aol.com or 608-235-6432

Belle City Beam Club
President:  Tom Schneider.  The club meets the 3rd Sunday of the month at 12:30 pm at the Paradise Bowling Alley, Racine, WI. Members are from the Racine and Kenosha County in WI. and Northeastern corner of IL. For more information (262) 637-3077 or email sandeps@aol.com 

Hooten Beamers  
President:  LeRoy Joosten, 715-421-4787 meet the 1st Tuesday of the month at Lake Aire, 6510 Highway 13th S., Wisconsin Rapids, WI at 6:30 pm. They serve the central/western edge of Wisconsin. Contact at joostenslanding@solarus.net.

Indianhead Jim Beam Club (and Ertl collectors) 
Welcomes collectors from Dunn, Barron, Eau Claire, Chippewa and St. Croix County and the surrounding areas to our monthly meetings held the 1st Saturday in Feb & March and the first Tuesday of each month at The Orchard *Baldwin, WI  No meeting in April & July. President: Ceil Nelson 715-924-3267  For more information:  PO Box 66, Chetek, WI.  54728, 

Milwaukee Jim Beam Bottle & Specialties Club, LTD  
Meets the 2nd Sunday of the month at Krueger's Entertainment - N87 W16471 Appleton Ave, Menominee Falls, WI  53051 (262) 251-2340. Any meeting changes are done by a special mailing to members. President: Ron Zych, 6092 Oakwood Lane, Greendale, WI 53129