BLUE RIDGE BOWHUNTERS
P.O.Box 701, Leicester, NC  28748
DECEMBER 18,2018

President: Ken Penley                        Vice President :Scotty Wagner
828-683-9545                                     828-667-1745

Sec. / Tres. : Cecil Hall                        Range Captains:     Mike Hall
828-683-3437                                                                     Buddy  Ford   

UPCOMING ACTIVITIES:
NEW !! – THURSDAY- LUNCH, SHOOT, WORK 
This was suggested as an activity for the winter months to have a chance to get together ,shoot, and to keep the range in good shape. Obviously those who have a job may not be able to participate in this outing. Thursday Dec.20 for lunch at 12:00 and then go to the Sluder Branch range to shoot and work. We will meet at Arby’s on Leicester Hwy for lunch and discuss continuing this activity.
NOTICE!! CLUB DUES ARE DUE FOR 2019..  Our year runs from January - January.  So the dues are due now for 2019. Full membership which includes NCBA is $40.00 and Associate membership which does not include NCBA for $20.00.  The range combination will be changed for 2019 in January.
Our Jan. club meeting and annual Christmas/ New Year season family get together/ covered dish dinner, will be Jan. 6.  We will eat at 2:00pm at Ken and Nancy Penley’s house. Plan to come and bring a dish with the family and other prospective members - it will be a great time to socialize and hear all of this years hunting stories. (bring scores and pictures). We will accept entries for our 2018 club awards and discuss upcoming events for 2019.  The circuit books for 2019 will be given out at the meeting. All members wishing to be considered for a club award requiring score - must submit an entry form with the appropriate information by the February meeting.  At the February meeting we will vote on the club awards that require voting: Most Improved, and Buck Fever.  The awards for Big Buck In-state, Big Buck out-of-state, Big Buck Adjoining State, and Big Doe  in State will be determined by score from submitted entries. So be sure to get your entry turned in.  Bowhunter of the Year and Traditional Bowhunter of the Year will be determined by the executive council.  At the March meeting we will present the club awards for 2018 and elect the new club officers for 2019 ( President, Vice President, Sec/Tres, Range Captain.)

OTHER BUSINESS: 
Our winter meetings will be held on the first Thursday of the month at Ken and Nancy’s house. The dates are:  February 7 and March 7 . We will have something to eat but feel free to bring something to supplement what we fix. Please make a note of the dates. We will meet and eat at 6:00pm. We will have a work day to set up our shoots on the Thursday before each shoot. Please come and help if you can.
Hope to see you at these events,  Your club officers