Monday, July 17, 2017

Lamoille Club event revised for posting


 
NRA Day, Sun. July 23rd 9-Noon 
 
Lamoille Valley Fish and Game Club
Introduces families to shooting sports in a safe and structured environment.
Try Rifle, Pistol, Skeet OR all three.
All equipment and supplies provided by the NRA.
 
at 1156 Garfield Road, Morrisville, 1+/- mile off of Route 15. 

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Federation Award to Vermont Game Warden of the Year Senior Warden Rich Watkin, Ph.d





A framed commemorative hunting postcard set as awarded to Vermont Game Warden of the Year, Senior Warden Rich Watkin, Ph.D., of Wilmington, is presented the Federation Annual Award to the Game Warden of the Year by Chris Bradley, President of the Vermont Federation of Sportsmen's Club.  In the background is Commissioner Louis Porter and Major George Scribner.   The frame set is a commemorative set of stamps and U.S. Postal Service, Special Cancellation of Vermont Hunter Appreciation Day, September 23, 2005.

The award presentation took place at the Federation's Annual Meeting at the Barre F&G Club on Sunday, July 9.  An image of the award is an attachment to this E-mail.

The award is set is a special framed set of hunting commemorative postmarked stamps.  The postcards bear the logo of the NRA-ILA and NSSF and display a special 
postmark is on a stamp of a wild turkey, a white-tail deer and a black bear.  The commemorative postmark, an image of two wild turkeys and a buck, was created by 
a Vermont postmaster, approved by the U.S.Postal Service, placed on the postage stamps, all in recognition of Vermont Hunter Appreciation Day. September 23, 2005.    

Vermont Hunter Appreciation Day was established by a Joint Resolution by the Vermont Legislature and signed into law by Governor James Douglas.

Gov. Douglas was presented with an identical framed stamp set at the Vermont Hunter Appreciation Day ceremony in the state house on September 23, 2005.









Tuesday, July 4, 2017

Federation Annual Meeting -Sunday, 07/09/17-Warning & Agenda (Prize Drawing)



VERMONT FEDERATION OF SPORTSMEN'S CLUBS, INC.
Proudly Serving Vermont Since 1875
 
Officers of Vermont Federation of Sportsmen's Clubs member clubs, along with all delegates for which we have email addresses are hereby notified that the VTFSC will be having its Monthly meeting on Sunday, July 9, 2017 at the Barre Fish & Game Club starting at 10 AM. 

If your club has not yet appointed a Delegate - please consider doing so - your club's input is invaluable guidance as we navigate legislative issues. Please plan on being in attendance or have someone from your club attend, as well as, review the proposed agenda, which has been included as an attachment. Attached you shall also find June 11 minutes from the last meeting. 
 
This meeting is our Annual meeting; We shall be electing officers and directors. Your club must be in "Good-Standing" in order to vote. Please note that the new application is also inclusive. All clubs are hereby informed that they must complete and submit an application for 2017 with your dues of $50.00. Please list your delegates and contact information – it is vital that you complete the form in its entirety. You may bring the application and dues with you and submit them to me before the start of the meeting in order to classify your member club in 'Good Standing'. Member clubs "At-Large" shall come prepared with dues and an application in order to participate in the Annual Drawing with the prize of a Thompson Center .50 Magnum Muzzle Loader - Triumph Model. 
 
We are so very excited to honor Senior Warden Rich Watkin, Ph.D. - Vermont Fish and Wildlife 2017 Game Warden of the Year! Deputy Chief Game Warden Major George Scribner shall also be present. I do hope you can attend!
 
 
Sincerely,
 
Dwina "Dee" Medina Warren
Secretary - VTSFC