2017 Reunion


The 2017 C/7/11 Reunion will be held on May 4th, 5th and 6th in Bloomington, Minnesota.


Hotel Name and address:


Crown Plaza Aire (MSP Airport and Mall of America)

Three Appletree Square

Bloomington, MN 55425


The hotel has blocked out 20 rooms for us at this time; the cost will be $109 plus tax and fees.  You can make your reservations by calling 1-800-227-6963.  Please ask for the Charley Battery group rate.  Hotel’s website:


The hotel has a free shuttle to and from the MSP airport and Mall of America.  According to the hotel’s website, light rail service to downtown Minneapolis is just steps from the hotel’s front door.  The hotel is providing us with a complimentary hospitality room for conversation and refreshments.  


Our Saturday evening banquet will be held on the hotel’s second floor with a buffet meal at a cost of $45 person with three entrée options. The buffet also includes, soups, salads, and desserts. More information will follow on meal menu as well as our guest speaker. 


There are tons of things to do in the area (besides the Mall) from Minnesota Twins games, Casinos, Minnesota Zoo, great art museums, and the Wabasha Caves – with true Gangsters and Prohibition history tours. 


Please contact Dave Bolling, 763-242-0029 mobile or 763-757-6462 home or Gene Anhalt at 319-939-3242 mobile or 319-596-4075 home with questions.  After making your reservations please let me know who’s coming in case more rooms are needed.  My email is 


See you there!                                                                    Your 7/11 Brothers – Dave and Gene