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Jeff W
1 day 10 hours ago

CHAOS ELECTIONS 2020 - Secretary (1 Year)

If you would like to nominate a CHAOS Member or yourself for Secretary please do so by replying to this thread. 

Secretary Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

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Brandon Kessler
3 days 12 hours ago

Change to Lager Fermentation Fridge

Hi All!

The smaller lager fermentation fridge across from our large conditioning fridge isn't currently working. While we remedy the situation, we've allotted the reservation sheet to reference the fridge behind the bar. It's set at 50F.

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Kyle N
2 weeks 2 days ago

CHAOS ELECTIONS 2020 - Board of Directors (3 Years)

If you would like to nominate a CHAOS Member or yourself for one of three available board positions please do so by replying to this thread. 

Please note the three positions are currently held by Reed Rousel, Todd Stewart, and Brandon Kessler. 

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Jeff W
2 weeks 2 days ago

Meeting Minutes Google Folder

We have a Google folder that conains meeting minutes, agendas, financial reports, etc from last year and this year. For the sake of efficient disemination, I thought it would be easier to provide everyone with read access to the folder:


Alex Dropkin
2 weeks 3 days ago

CHAOS ELECTIONS 2020 - President (1 Year)

If you would like to nominate a CHAOS Member or yourself for President please do so by replying to this thread. 

President Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

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Ben r.
2 weeks 4 days ago

CHAOS ELECTIONS 2020 - Vice President (1 Year)

If you would like to nominate a CHAOS Member or yourself for Vice President please do so by replying to this thread. 

Vice President Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):


dreese82
1 month 1 week ago

April Board and Club Meetings

Hi everyone,

Hope you all are doing well! The board met last night to discuss club business, finances, membership, etc. You can find the notes and March financials in the club's Google folder here:

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JamesFaircloth
1 month 4 weeks ago

Brew & Grow, Call ahead curbside pickup.

Brew and Grow has reopened for curbside service. The process is simple:

 

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Jeff W
2 months 1 week ago

2020 Elections Postponed

In light of recent events and the very real possibity that we will not be able to meet on April 14th, the board has decided to postpone the elections until the May meeting. If we aren't able to have a meeting in May, we'll discuss postponig until the June meeting.

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Jeff W
2 months 1 week ago

The Club House Will Be Closed Thorouh April 7

After some discussion we decided that it's in everyone's best interest to close the club house through April 7th.

You will be able to access it today until the governor's stay at home order goes into effect at 5:00 pm.


roussel
2 months 1 week ago

CHAOS ELECTIONS 2020 - Treasurer (1 Year)

If you would like to nominate a CHAOS Member or yourself for Treasurer please do so by replying to this thread. 

Treasurer Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

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Jeff W
2 months 1 week ago

Gnomebrew Free Delivery for CHAOS

Gnomebrew would like to start partnering with the club. To get this rolling, they are offering free delivery to the brewhouse starting next Friday, September 6th. Here's how it works:

- When you order online, type CHAOS Delivery in the special instructions box.

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Jeff W
2 months 1 week ago

CHAOS 2020 Elections - Membership Director (1 Year)

If you would like to nominate yourself or someone else for membership director please do so by replying to this thread. 

Membership Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):


roussel
2 months 2 weeks ago

2020 Alchemist Applications / Nominations

I am pleased to announce that the annual process for Alchemist elections are upon us! Alchemists are those members who have gone far above and beyond for the club.

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Matt Omura
2 months 2 weeks ago

Homebrew Con 2020 in Nashville - WHO'S GOING?

We need to know who is planning on going to HBC this year - please respond here by the end of March if you are planning on it. We are looking for at least 10 CHAOS members to be present if we are to set-up a booth for Club Night. 

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Jeff W
2 months 2 weeks ago

We need to refresh website content

Can we get a refresh on some of the forums and website features from the website admins? It looks like 90% of activity is in general or announcements. Here's a quick laundry list:

 

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Jeff W
1 year 2 months ago

CHAOS 2019 Elections - Membership Director (1 Year)

If you would like to nominate yourself or someone else for membership director please do so by replying to this thread. 

Membership Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

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Jeff W
1 year 2 months ago

CHAOS ELECTIONS 2019 - Secretary (1 Year)

If you would like to nominate a CHAOS Member or yourself for Secretary please do so by replying to this thread. 

Secretary Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

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Brandon Kessler
1 year 2 months ago

CHAOS ELECTIONS 2019 - President (1 Year)

If you would like to nominate a CHAOS Member or yourself for President please do so by replying to this thread. 

President Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

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Ben r.
1 year 2 months ago

CHAOS ELECTIONS 2019 - Vice President (1 Year)

If you would like to nominate a CHAOS Member or yourself for Vice President please do so by replying to this thread. 

Vice President Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

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Ben r.
1 year 1 month ago

CHAOS ELECTIONS 2019 - Treasurer (1 Year)

If you would like to nominate a CHAOS Member or yourself for Treasurer please do so by replying to this thread. 

Treasurer Responsibilities include (but are not limited to):

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StevenLane
1 year 1 month ago

CHAOS ELECTIONS 2019 - Board of Directors (3 Years)

If you would like to nominate a CHAOS Member or yourself for one of the four available board positions please do so by replying to this thread. 

Edit:

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Kyle N
2 months 2 weeks ago

Homebrew Con 2020 in Nashville - WHO'S GOING?

We need to know who is planning on going to HBC this year - please respond here by the end of March if you are planning on it. We are looking for at least 10 CHAOS members to be present if we are to set-up a booth for Club Night. 

Kyle N's picture
Kyle N
2 months 2 weeks ago

Homebrew Con 2020 in Nashville - WHO'S GOING?

We need to know who is planning on going to HBC this year - please respond here by the end of March if you are planning on it. We are looking for at least 10 CHAOS members to be present if we are to set-up a booth for Club Night. 

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JonP
3 months 1 day ago

Beer Memorabilia Donation

My former boss at Glunz has a big inventory of beer memorabila she'd like to donate to the club (for prizes and raffles). I just need someone to help me pick it up and a place to store it. I can hold some of it, but not all of it.

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Matt Omura
3 months 6 days ago

Cerveza Party Keezer Ideas

Hey everyone,

It looks like I'm going to be hosting our Cerveza party at the end of April. I think we are going to have a public Facebook poll to decide what the theme for our keezer beers will be, but I need a few more suggestions if possible to round out the poll.

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Jeff W
3 months 1 week ago

No Gnome Brew Delivery for 2/21/2020

Gnomebrew is busy with preparing for their first anniversary party on Saturday, so won't be able to make Friday's scheduled delivery.

The regular schedule will resume on March 6th.

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Rich
3 months 1 week ago

CHAOS Monthly Bottle Share - Winterweight Edition

Reminder - Come out Friday and bring your fightin' beers!

https://www.chaosbrewclub.net/event/chaos-monthly-bottle-share-winterweight-edition

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Jeff W
3 months 1 week ago

Winter 2020 Group Buy is OPEN

https://www.chaosbrewclub.net/groupbuy/22

The group buy closes on Monday, February 10th. We'll announce the deliver date in advance, but plan for it to be that week.


roussel
5 months 3 weeks ago

CHAOS Advent Calendar 2019


Here's how it works....

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StevenLane
3 months 3 weeks ago

March Open House w/CHIditarod

Brewsters,

CHAOS is hosting a CHIditarod party on Sat Mar 21, 2-8pm, and I'm hoping to fill the keezer with kegs of beer to share with everyone (bottle donations work too).

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Jim Vondracek
3 months 3 weeks ago

U.K. Beers: February 26th Sensory Perception, Beer Tasting a...

Join Jeff Whelpley and I for the fourth of six monthly workshops on sensory perception, beer tasting and styles.  This month we focus on UK beers, excepting porters and stouts, which we covered last month.  The first three of these workshops were full, sign up now to reserve your spot.  More info

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Kyle N
4 months 9 hours ago

Homebrew Con 2020 Seminars

If anyone has the urge to flex their brewing knowledge, AHA is now accepting seminar proposals for Homebrew Con 2020 in Nashville:

https://www.homebrewcon.org/guidelines/

 

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JamesFaircloth
4 months 12 hours ago

Pilot Project Brewery Scale Up - Dark Ales

 

Pilot Project Brewery Scale-Up Competition.

Hi Everyone, 

 

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Jim Vondracek
4 months 6 days ago

Charlie Orr Memorial Chicago Cup - CHAOS Brewhouse Dropoff

Hey Citizens of CHAOSville . . . .

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Kyle N
4 months 1 week ago

Tacotlan 2 Year Anniversary- Brewers Needed

Hey All,

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Jim Vondracek
4 months 1 week ago

Gin Barrel

We have an opening for a brewer to join the Belgian Golden Strong project in the Koval gin barrel.  In December, the third beer in that barrel, a Saison, won a medal at the Happy Holidays competition in St. Louis, in a category with 29 entries.  It's a great barrel.  

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Ben r.
4 months 2 weeks ago

S&C - Beer engine beers wanted!

Hi all!  

We're still looking for a few beers for the beer engine in the Colorado Lounge.  Typically we've served UK styles, low carbonation, cellar temp (50's) which do really well on the hand pulled engine.  


roussel
4 months 3 weeks ago

Smart Hub and Lights at the Brewhouse

I started adding in smart hubs, lights, and switches to the brewhouse.  
As of now, you still have to turn the switches on at the wall for the brewing area.

Right now we have....


Alex Dropkin
4 months 3 weeks ago

New competitions for 2020 - Jan - Feb.

Below are the regional competitions with standings in the Midwest Homebrewer of the Year circuit.

 

Minnesota Mashout https://mashout.org/bcoem/  Bottles by 1/10

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Jim Vondracek
4 months 3 weeks ago

Bourbon Barrel

We have a space that has opened up on our Oppidan bourbon barrel project. This is a thirty gallon barrel, with six brewers.  We have an imperial stout in it now and will be emptying it and refilling it in the first half of February. 


roussel
5 months 1 day ago

Brewhouse Lights

The front half (north four assemblies, I mean) of the fluorescent lights in the brew house aren't turning on.  They appear to be plugged in, although I didn't climb up to check up close or jiggle things around.  The lights in the bar have been changed out for the NYE party, I assume, but nothing

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Jim Vondracek
5 months 3 days ago

AHA Discount for Pilot Project

In case you need another reason to join the American Homebrewers Association, they just announced a new discount agreement with Pilot Project to give AHA members 10% off. 

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JonP
5 months 1 week ago

CHAOS Hoodie Order! Deadline 12/7/19.

All,

Jeff W's picture
Jeff W
5 months 1 week ago

Brew House Policies

During our annual offsite, the board agreed to put the following policies in place. Some of them are existing policies, but we thought it would be best to have everything in writing and one place for easy reference.

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Jeff W
5 months 3 weeks ago

Club Dues Increase January 1, 2020

To our C.H.A.O.S. members:

It’s been more than four years since we’ve increased our membership dues.  In that time we have significantly grown the brew club to include:

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Brandon Kessler
2 years 5 months ago

CHAOS Grain Program

Thanks to our partnership with Munton's we will be able to include Maris Otter and Planet (which is a British Pale malt) without having to use club funds for purchasing the sacks. We will also supply US Two Row, wheat, Pilsner, and Munich (10L). 

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Jeff W
6 months 2 weeks ago

Holiday Party Secret Santa/Potluck Sign up

The holiday party is sneaking up on us.

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StevenLane
6 months 1 week ago

Nitro Tap for Stout Night?

Hey Brewsters,

Josh from Beer the Band (our spacemates upstairs) would like to brew a Left Hand clone and put it on a nitro tap for Stout & Chili Night on Sat Jan 25th.

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StevenLane
7 months 1 week ago

Halloween Party signups

The signup document for the Halloween Party is now live!!! As always, we'll need as many volunteers to staff the party as possible, and of course we'll need as many beers as you can provide.