Date: Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Time: 6:30 PM
Location: Edinboro/McKean VFW Post 740
Directions: 10613 PA-98, Edinboro, PA 16412 (Map)
1, Upcoming State meeting in State College, 8/17, and 8/18/2018
Attendees, Ed Moss, Ron Denham, Dennis Ford, Kevin Gathers.
Purchase banquet package and other items at this time to eliminate shipping costs.
Donate to NCLI, or Legislative fund????
2, Sporting Clay Shoot, 9/9/2018, at Critter Path, 10:00am start.
Need flyers asap, list of volunteers.
3, Youth hunts, 10/6/2018 and 10/13/2018 at Miller Farm
Brush Hogging, Stocking, link on website, volunteers,etc….
4, Start looking at dates for Banquet, 2019
Financial report.., new business
Meeting notes 8/15: State meeting- Will be ordering banquet package at meeting Will also be buying a PF Orca Cooler to be raffled off this fall Chapter has voted to donate money to No Child Left Indoors Main raffle gun for Banquet: With Erie Sports Store going out of business & guns there are 10%, it was suggested we buy our banquet raffle gun now Kevin looked at 2 O/Us (Franchi Instinct 20ga & CZ Redhead 20ga) Chapter voted to buy the CZ, after checking price at Keystone Armory Sporting Clays: The event will be Sept 9th with 10:00 am start (9:00 am setup) Cost is $60 per shooter Will be a 100 bird handicapped shoot 50% prize money for high gun & 50% high handicap Flyers are available, if you need one, please ask it will be emailed to you Volunteers are needed!! Kevin & Dennis will handle registration Food will be the same as last year Sponsors are also needed, $50 per station Sponsor and registration deadline is Aug 31th Youth hunts: Special thanks to the Lindsey's for brushing hogging the Miller Farm and to Kevin & Dennis for their help too Hunts are Oct 6th & 13th, both with 9:00 am start times Registration is now open on Game Comm website, our hunts are limited to 25 hunters NOTE!!! All dog handlers and youth hunters will need a pheasant stamp Was also discussion of planting food plots this spring on Miller Farm This will be explored at a later date 2019 Banquet Date: Was agreed that the date will be March 30th at Zem Zem Shrine Club We were in jeopardy of losing the date, as another party wanted the same date Sept meeting: Don't miss a special guest speaker We are pleased to welcome one of the doctors from Camboro Veterinary Meeting will be after sporting clays event