Regular Meeting April 7

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!

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Volunteers Needed for MapleFest

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.

February 2016 Bulletin

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.