Chillicothe Sportsmens Club News - January, 2013
WEB PAGE: www.chillisportsmen.org
If you have any questions or concerns about your Club you may contact any Club Officer listed below or any board member.
President V-President Secretary Treasurer
Kevin Hutchison Derek
Howald Donald Clemens
(309)657-1518 (309)258-3116 (309)274-6870 (309) 274-5586
INDIVIDUAL DUES INVOICES ARE NOT SENT OUT. YOUR MONTHLY NEWSLETTER NOTICE IS ALL THAT YOU RECEIVE.
Your membership expires on December 31, 2012, and the gate lock will be changed on January 1, 2013.
Please be sure to return your 2012 membership card, with all information filled out, with your dues and /or fees, even if you don't have any or only partial work hour credits. This includes both non-renewing and renewing Annual Members, Associate Life Members, and Life Members (both under and over 65) all with or without work hours. Expired membership cards are needed for the Club's records. Thank You.
Annual dues are $100.00 plus $10.00 Land Fund plus $10.00 for each work hour NOT worked. DO NOT MAIL YOUR OLD KEY - After January 1, leave your old key in the green mailbox at the end of the sidewalk to the Clubhouse - Remember you will need this key for access until January 1.
Mail your filled out 2012 Membership Card and
RENEW BY FEBRUARY 1 TO AVOID BEING ASSESSED THE $10.00 PER MONTH LATE PAYMENT FEE.
Presidents Corner: (By Jim Martin)
Please keep your thoughts with our president Kevin Hutchinson as he goes through his cancer treatments. We hope he is back in top form soon. He has provided leadership and support for the vision and operation of our club.
still an opportunity to buy a chance on a
Summer Biathlon Event In The Planning Stage:
are underway to organize a summer biathlon for June 2013. This is an event that
combines running and shooting. It first took place in
Indoor Range Practice:
Just a reminder to all club members that the indoor range is open from 1:00 - 4:00 every Tuesday and from 12:30 - 3:30 every Thursday for pistol practice (.22 cal. rifles also allowed) for a nominal $5.00 range fee. Non members are also welcome to participate in this activity for an additional $1.00 more. Come out and take advantage of this opportunity and invite your friends as well. Any questions can be directed to either Bill Beluschek (309 648-0085) or Gene Perna (815 437-2286)."
Work Hour Opportunities/Work Parties:
Indoor Range And Clubhouse Cleaning
Saturday January 12, 2013
Contact Bob Bjerke @ 309-692-1800
Planning Committee Update:
The survey of our property by Mauer and Stutz Engineers has been completed. The next step is to construct some scenarios as to how we can better serve our members (I like to call them customers). More later.
Dry Creek Firearms: An Appreciated Supporter Of Our Club
Calendar Abbreviations - Event Director Contacts
NMO New Member Orientation - Chuck Varnold 309-697-6766
YSSI Youth Shooting Sports Invitational Bob Bjerke - 309-692-7807
WITO Women In The Outdoors Maria Geiger 274-6823
M/P 4H - Marshal Putnam Youth Group Bob Bjerke - 309-692-7807
WTPS Womens Target Pistol Shooting Bill Beluschek - 309-648-0085
CMP Civilian Marksmanship Program Steve Schneckenburger 309-692-7807
ATA Amateur Trap Association Jerry Oglesby 309-274-5413
WOT Women On Target Kevin Monk 309-443-5339
Pistol: Bullseye/Practice Scott Kirchner 309-274-8407
Center Fire Kyle Mustain 309-255-6339
Rim Fire Mark Zimmerman 309-258-2355
Sporting Rifle Ross Baer 309-274-3273
Small Bore Gallery Lynn Goble 309-685-9226
Cowboy Kory Rickett 309-925-5085
Bowling Pin Kevin Monk 309-443-5339
Mauser Match Max Koehl 309-256-0835
.22 Steel Chuck Varnold 309-697-6766
NRA Instructor Kevin Monk 309-443-5339
In light of the horrible events of December 14, there has already started an all out assault on our second amendment rights by the news media and legislators. I believe that this problem goes much deeper than the availability of firearms. If our lawmakers want to ban something, I suggest violent video games and the inability to deal with the mentally unstable. Write your senator or representative.
And Finally Going Into The Winter Months:
Mauser Rifleman Of
The Year Marty Lehman
Indoor Range: Looks Warmer Doesnt It?
The following are the range numbers:
1 -- 100 yard range
2 -- Trap range
-- Short lakeside range (just north of
6 -- 3-bays
7 -- 300 yard range