April 2020 Newsletter
A Reminder to all members that there is “NO SMOKING” inside of the club.
The March 2020 Membership meeting was cancelled due to the coronavirus covid-19 scare.
CANCELLED! There will be a club work party Saturday April 18th from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Please come out to help keep our club looking FIRST CLASS! Members are reminded that they can come out and work anytime to keep the club looking great. You do not have to wait for a work party to help clean up around the club.
Members are asked to please pick up your brass and deposit it in the buckets provided when you are done shooting on the rifle/pistol range. Leaving the brass on the ground creates a hazard for the people mowing!
Members are asked to please use the envelopes provided to pay for range use money. Also note how many rounds and what caliber you shot on the range.
ONLY CLUB MEMBERS MAY PURCHASE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES. Our liquor license does not allow beer or liquor to be removed from the club grounds (NO ROADIES). Anyone caught removing beer or liquor from the club grounds will face disciplinary action before the board of Directors up to and including dismissal from the club.
When you come out to the club for any event, make sure you sign the membership book located inside of the back room of the club. The club by-laws require you as a member to sign the book at least 12 times per year. You agreed to obey the by-laws when you joined the club!
Please do not write on the club calendar or sign up for events without checking with the event committee chairman or club use chairman first.
Notice to All Club Members
All club members please take notice: Due to the Coronavirus Covid-19 all club meetings and club dinners are cancelled until further notice. Due to the Coronavirus Covid-19 the Mexican Fiesta dinner scheduled for May 2nd will be rescheduled at a later date.
30-3D Archery Shoot April 19th
The next 30-3D archery shoot will be held April 19th from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM at the Maybee Sportsman Club. The club restrooms are still available for use but NO kitchen food prep and NO indoor congregating at the bar or other indoor areas of the club will be allowed. The 30-3D Archery shoot held March 15th had 42 Archers. For more information about our archery shoots contact Scott Hicks at 734-735-9163.
MCCC Travel Trap League 2020
The Maybee Sportsman Club is currently in 5th place. Note the change in rotation for the league shoots! Here is the schedule for 2020: April 26th at Brest Bay Sportsman Club, May 17th at Maybee Sportsman Club. Help is needed with this shoot. Come out to help and get your work hours in early for 2020! We normally have 150 to 160 shooters at this event, June 7th at Monroe Rod & Gun, June 28th at Century Gun Club, July 19th at Canvasback Gun Club, and August 23rd Shooting Directors meeting and shoot at Dundee Sportsman Club. The Lewis shoot and banquet will be held September 20th at Maybee Sportsman Club. Contact Art Bleau @ 734-730-9730 or Dave Vincent @ 734-755-4471 for more information.
Tickets for the Gun-A-Day raffle are now available. The drawing will start on June 1st. You must sign out any tickets you take. If you have ticket stubs and money for sold tickets, please turn them in as soon as possible but no later than May 15th.
Varmint Shoot April 4th
The next Varmint Shoot will be held April 4th. Sign in from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM. Center fire starts shooting @ 10:00 AM. Contact Keith Harriman @ 313-903-1694 or Dennis Sisung @ 586-206-0149 for more details.
The April 11th Steak Roast is CANCELLED. Mark Clark hosted the March 14th steak roast dinner. steak roast. There were 37 Dinners sold at the March 14th steak roast. Thanks to Mark Clark and all of the other members that helped out with the dinner. Mark Weiss won the next free dinners. New members are required to host or help with a club dinner their first year of membership. If you don’t host or help with a dinner you will not be allowed to renew your membership.
Military Rifle Shoot April 11TH & April 28th
The Saturday April 11th Military Rifle Shoot is at 5:00 PM. Contact Dennis Sisung @ 586-206-0149 for details. The Tuesday April 28th Military Rifle Shoot starts at 6:00 PM. Contact Tim Abel @ 734-654-6607 for more information. The fee for the Military Rifle Shoot is $5.00 for club members and $6.00 for non-members with prize money paid. Any Pre-1960 Military Rifle is allowed. The rifle used must be stock, open sights, and unmodified. We shoot 20 rounds of rifle and 5 rounds of handgun. The handgun must be stock with open sights and may be any caliber. Handgun is 5 shots @ 25 yards. Rifle is 10 rounds @ 50 yards and 10 rounds @ 100 yards on the rail or prone.
The new membership chairman is Larry Ewing. Please direct all of your membership questions to him. You may contact Larry @ 734-218-0166. If you haven’t received your 2020 membership card yet, it is at the club on the TV decoder box behind the bar.
Indoor Archery for 2020
The winners for the 2020 indoor archery shoot are: Dan Jones won for compound bow, Blair Rendle won for recurve bow and Bobby Lloyd won for junior archer. 32 archers participated this year. Thanks to all of the people that participated.
The “SALE” on club apparel ended on December 31st of 2018. Apparel is to be sold at posted prices with no discount! Club apparel is in the showcases! See the club website for pricing on club apparel. Contact Martin Okkerse before 8:00 PM at 313-550-6214 or see him at the Membership meetings to order shirts, hats, jackets, or any other items that you may want embroidered with the club logo.
Sponsoring New Members
When you sponsor new members, remember the dues are $80.00 per year and the initiation fee of $100.00 has been waived for January through June of 2020. Make sure their money is included with their application and that the prospective new members know that they “MUST WORK” their hours the first year of membership. New members MUST HOST or help host a Steak Roast, Mexican fiesta, or Oktoberfest dinner their first year of membership. If they do not host or help with a dinner their membership will not be renewed. Applicants for Probationary membership should show up at the meeting when they are being voted into the club or have a good reason why they can’t be there.
Newsletter and club use Information: E-mail Dennis Goodman at email@example.com or call 734-586-3036 and leave a message.