VOORHEESVILLE ROD & GUN CLUB NEWSLETTER
Meeting called to order by President Mike Moran on January 2nd.
Thanks to Nancy, Brooke, & Madonna for a great shepherd’s pie dinner.
We have our $50. Super Raffle tickets. 1st Prize is $5000. We also have a number of other prizes. And, don’t forget—the member who sells the most tickets gets a free membership for 2019. Drawing will be now be @ the Cabin Fever Party on February 9. Ticket for drawing does not include admission for the Party.
The Cabin Fever Party will be held from 6-9 p.m. on Saturday, February 9th. It is open to the Community. Food, Prizes, Music, Raffles. Plan on having an entertaining evening.
Membership has been capped at 350 again. Social membership is available. We have eight (8) individuals on the waiting list. All delinquent members as of April 1st will be dropped from the rolls. Beginning with 2020, all dues must be paid by December 31st. 2019. Any dues paid after that will incur an additional $10. Surcharge until March 31st, and all arrearages as of April 1st will be dropped from the active rolls. If you, at any subsequent time, wish to rejoin, the process starts all over from scratch (initiation fee & all).
There should be a list of dates for all meetings & special events on the website. Kathy & Joe Pasquini update our website weekly, so all that information should be available.
The Wild Game Dinner is March 30th. Tickets will be on sale no later than the February 6th meeting. There is a limit of six (6) per person, payable when you take the tickets.
The Ham Shoot will be Palm Sunday, April 14th.
Winter Trap is West Albany vs. Us. every other Sunday, starting @ 9 a.m. It begins January 13th @ West Albany; January 27th @VRGC; February 10th @ WA; February 24th @VRGC; March 10th @WA; March 24th@ VRGC. After March 24th, a collection will be taken to have pizza or whatever people have any interest in & we will have prices from there.
We will be having a firearm/gun raffle with a daily prize beginning June 1st. The ticket costs $20. Winner based on evening NYS 3-digit daily draw. There are gift options and other avenues available in lieu of each firearm or prize for that day. Tickets are available @ the Club. We need to sell 1000 tickets, so get busy & sell them to your friends.
You might want to consider joining the NYS Rifle & Pistol Association for $25/year. That will strengthen our lobby with regard to pending legislation concerning firearms, possession, & all owners’ rights. You may also want to consider joining the NRA.
Next meeting, 7 p.m., February 6th.
Voorheesville Rod and Gun Club
52 Foundry Road
Voorheesville, NY 12186
Phone: (518) 765-9395
For more information, or if any questions, use our contact form to learn more about VRGC. We look forward to hearing from you!
● Sun, Jan 13: Winter Trap Kickoff
● Sun, Jan 20: Indoor Laser Kickoff
● Sat, Feb 9: Cabin Fever
● Sat, Mar 30: Wild Game Dinner
● Sun, Apr 14: Ham Fest
(Events are open to the public unless otherwise noted)
NRA Pistol/Shotgun/Rifle and other miscellanous training provided by TLC Firearms Training. Please visit their website for more information regarding course catalog and schedule.
Banquet Hall Reservations
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New Member Requirement
All new members are required to complete a minimum of EIGHT HOURS of volunteer service within their first year. Sign up to lend a hand at the next VRGC function!