SARANAC LAKE FISH AND GAME CLUB
NEWSLETTER DECEMBER 2014
Monday Nights Sporterifle @ 5:00 PM -Till
Tuesday Nights Pistol Shooting @ 5 PM - Till
Sunday Nights Homeward Bound Veterans Group, 6 PM to 8 PM
Gun Raffle Meeting Tuesday, January 6, 2015 @ 7 PM
Board Meeting Wednesday, January 7, 2015 @ 7 PM
All Member Meeting Thursday January 8, 2015 @ 7 PM
Gun Show Saturday January 17, 2015 & Sunday January 18, 2015 9AM to 4 PM
Hunter Safety Course Thursday, January 29, 2015, 4 PM to 10 PM
Critter Dinner Friday, February 13, 2015 @ 6 PM
Attention! Please leave the gate open for the rest of the winter so
the plow guys can do their job when it snows.
There will be a special election for treasurer held at the club membership
meeting on Thursday, January 8th. If you are interested in this position please be at that meeting because nominations
will be taken from the floor.
Membership runs from Jan 1st to Dec 31st. The combination on the gate and
clubhouse is changed at the February meeting and you will have the new combination on your 2015
membership card. Please get your dues in so you can continue uninterrupted use of the club
There was an election of Officers and Board members at the December
meeting. Here are the results:
President Ceci Martin, Vice President Jim Jones, Recording Secretary/Treasurer Theresa
Trudell, Membership Secretary Claude Premo. Board members, The new board members are:
Wayne Granish, Leon Fredricks, and John Skiff. Continuing Board members are: Walt Kellem,
Al Fuller, and Dan Ruchkin. Congratulations and may God help you all! Also congratulations to
Ceci for graduating with a masters degree from Plattsburgh State.
Results of our Pie Sale fundraiser will be in the next bulletin.
There are 2 new gun show operators that have stepped up to organize and
put on the January Gun Show. Thank you Dan Ruchkin and Garry Hoffman, and much good luck to you. If you would
like to assist with this event please contact either of these guys via
email or phone. Dan: email@example.com; 891-0531. Garry:
Please welcome our new and returning members, Dustin Martin & family,
Jennifer James & family & Willow Davis.
Sporterifle is in full swing for another winter of .22 fun. Come on to
the club and shoot with us on Mondays starting at about 4 PM until all are done. We are always looking for new shooters.
Please call team captain Charlie Marshall at 891-6018 or email him at
firstname.lastname@example.org for more info.
S.A.F.E. ACT UPDATE:
There are several lawsuits ongoing against the governor and the SAFE Act.
Please get involved with SCOPE or the NYSRPA or any of the other organizations fighting to get this heinous act to
SOAP BOX DERBY:
The club has decided to build a soapbox derby car to race in the Daffest
competition. If you are interested in helping with the construction please contact Steve Buzzell at 518-891-1000 work
891-1001 home or 891-7000 cell. Also if you have any kids or grandkids or friends' kids who are
interested in driving the car in the race please contact Steve to get on the list. Members of the
club have been helping with the derby for the last couple of years and we will do it again this
year. I also want to thank Bob Bevilaqua of Carcuzzi Car Care for donating a slightly used
Soapbox car to us.
TRUDEAU BIG BUCK CONTEST:
At last count there were 13 registrants and 6 bucks entered. More news
about winners in the next newsletter. Awards will be presented at the
COLBY CLASSIC ICE FISHING DERBY:
This years event will be held on March 7th and 8th 2015. Ceci Martin is
the chairperson again this year. We will be needing members to ask local merchants to donate prizes. We will also need
help for registration and weighing in the fish. Please step up and help with this event. It's a lot of
fun and warmer than being out on the ice!
The Homeward Bound vets group will be meeting at the club on Sunday nights
from about 6 PM to 8 PM. Their office is currently located above the Blue Line Sports Shop on Main St. in
Saranac Lake. Charlie Jessie can provide you with info or you can call the office at 518-891-
4151. The website is www.hbadk.org .
SHARPENING SERVICE OFFERED:
Robert Knobel is a member who has a sharpening service and is able to
sharpen almost any metal that will hold an edge including Hunting/Sporting Knives and Kitchen Knives. He charges
$20/hr, with half of the proceeds going to the Saranac Lake Fish and Game Club. Time is
figured on a timer and free pick up and delivery is offered. If you would like to tune up your
edged items give Robert a call at 615-710-0541.
Dave Bodah has a Glock 17 w/2 mags, mag loader,and 100 rounds of ammo for
sale $425.00. Call 518-891-5989. Clarence Anderson, email@example.com or 518-946-7117 has an excellent
Winchester Mdl 52B .22 target rifle mfg 1948 for sale. $850.00. The club has for sale an item that was going to be
used for the point well system. This is a virtually new Jet Pump. We also have two vintage Pepsi coolers in working
condition. The club also has a bunch of white clay pigeons that we would like to sell. There are a couple of boxes
available. If you are interested in buying any of these items contact me at 518-891-5989 or
We have new Repeal the SAFE ACT yard signs for sale. If you want one
they are available from Garry Hoffman firstname.lastname@example.org or
from me. Show everyone how you feel about your rights being trampled on. I also encourage everyone concerned about your
gun rights to join S.C.O.P.E.
If you have any news, stories or an item for sale please contact me at email@example.com and I
will put it in the newsletter.
This will really be my last newsletter. Ceci Martin, who was elected President to replace me, will probably be
writing the next one. Thanks for putting up with me for the last few
years. Adios amigos!
Southern PA and relaxation,
Saranac Lake Fish & Game Club
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