Our next meeting will be held on Thursday, April 7, at 7:30 pm, at our clubhouse (click for map). Visitors are always welcome!
Reminder: Saturday April 9 is MapleFest, and we need volunteers from 8:30 am onward to help! We also need helpers on the morning of April 7, at 9 am, to set up.
Reminder: April 24 is the deadline for the Spring Turkey Contest!
A Reminder: You must register with Glenn Meads before April 24th and pay the $5.00 entry fee. Take your turkeys to Eckhardt’s Shell Station to be weighed and have the spurs / beard measured. Prize will be 50% of the total entry fees, a trophy and bragging rights. 🙂
We need volunteers to help with the Holstein MapleFest!
Thursday, April 7: we need volunteers to help set up the tent at the MapleFest site. Meet at the SGHA clubhouse at 9 am.
Saturday April 9: from 8:30 am onward, we need assistants at MapleFest to help the kids build two hundred (yes, 200) birdhouses! The wood is precut; it just needs to be nailed together.
For more information, or to volunteer, call Wolf Huegel at 519-369-6727.
Note: be sure to read the updated information on our Events page, too!
Here’s what you are missing by not coming out to the monthly meetings —
Meeting Highlights: Contest Awards Winners
Biggest Deer – Rifle –Kirk Lawrence
Biggest Deer – Black Powder – Nolan Marshall
Biggest Moose – John Haug
Turkey Contest: You must register with Glenn Meads before April
27th 24th and pay the $5.00 entry fee. Take your turkeys to Eckhardt’s Shell Station to be weighed and have the spurs / beard measured. Prize will be 50% of the total entry fees, a trophy and bragging rights. 🙂
Membership Dues: South Grey Hunters Association club adult dues are $49.00. Family dues – $60.00. Club only dues if you already belong to the OFAH – $20.00. (OFAH number must be provided.) You can pay your membership dues by: Dropping them into Jackie at the Credit Union in Durham, or by mailing them to Jackie Beacon 263581 Southgate Road #26, RR #4, Durham, ON N0G 1R0, or by coming out to our monthly meetings.
When you receive your OFAH membership card – please note the discount sticker on the back of the card. It is a barcode and can be used for discounts on certain items at Marks, and TSC. Also, effective January 1, 2016 all OFAH individual and club insurance coverage has been increased from $3 million to $5 million – for further info call 705-748-6324. Please ensure that you read and sign your membership card in order that it be valid.
The club is selling OFAH tickets – if you would like a book to sell or want to buy some tickets contact Dave Lawrence – 519-369-2526. The OFAH runs some great camps for kids – check out their website for details!!
The Five-and-Dime: Wayne Cargoe is looking for a .243 – call him at 519-369-2931 or stop by the Credit Union in Durham (not with the gun 😉 )
If anyone is looking for an item or has something to sell, let us know and we can put it in the newsletter.