Maybee Sportsman Club EST. 1953   

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June 2019 Newsletter

  • A Reminder to all members that there is “NO SMOKING” inside of the club.

  • There were 21 people present at the May 2019 Membership meeting. Come out and Support YOUR club!

  • There will be a club work party Saturday June 15th 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.


Varmint Shoot June 1st     

The next Varmint Shoot will be held June 1st. 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.


Steak Roast June 8th   

New Member Jess Stromberger will host the June 8th steak roast. Help is needed for this event! Porterhouse steaks are again available for the dinner. The cost of the dinner is $16.00. Help is needed. There were 50 Dinners sold May 11th. Thanks to Al Gramlich Jr and all of his helpers for hosting the May 11th steak roast dinner. David Harvey won free dinners from the Mexican Fiesta drawing. Sandra Krapaczewski won the next free dinners from the steak roast.  Contact Dennis Williams @ 734-467-5282 if you wish to host or help with a steak roast. 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.


MCCC Travel Trap League 2019

The Maybee Sportsman Club is currently in Third place in the MCCC Travel Trap League. We are 18 targets out of first place and eight targets out of second place. Here is the schedule for 2019: June 9th at Monroe Rod & Gun, July 7th at Century Gun Club, July 21st at Canvasback Gun Club, and August 18th Shooting Directors meeting and shoot at Dundee Sportsman Club. The Lewis shoot and banquet will be held September 22nd at Carleton Sportsman Club. Contact Doug Gilson @ 734-645-5231 for more information.


Ladies ONLY Range Day June 22nd

There will be a Ladies ONLY range day held Saturday June 22nd starting at 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM. Range time is Noon to 1:30 PM. The cost is $20.00 to cover the range fee and a light lunch. This event is to encourage more women to come out and shoot, promote handgun safety, to educate women in the fun and safe handling of handguns, and to encourage more women to become CPL holders. For more information contact Kathy Ward at 734-624-6592.


Gun-A-Day Raffle

If you have ticket stubs and money for sold tickets or unsold tickets, for the Gun-A-Day raffle, they must be turned in immediately!


30-3D Archery Shoot May 12th

The 30-3D archery travel league shoot held May 12th had 26 Archers. For more information about our archery shoots contact Scott Hicks at 734-735-9163.


30-3D Archery Travel League Shoot Schedule

Here is the 30-3D Travel League schedule for the rest of the year. June 2nd @ Mudjaw (Travel League Shoot), June 16th @ Monroe Rod & Gun (Travel League Shoot), July 14th @ Canvasback (Travel League Shoot), and August 12th @ Mudjaw (Travel League Shoot). The Archery Travel League banquet will be held August 18th at the Maybee Sportsman Club. For more information contact Scott Hicks at 734-735-9163.


Military Rifle Shoot June 8th and June 25th

The Saturday June 8th Military Rifle Shoot is at 5:00 PM. Contact Dennis Sisung @ 586-206-0149 for details. The Tuesday June 25th 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.


15th Annual Mexican Fiesta Dinner May 4th

Dennis and Rebecca Williams hosted the 15th annual Mexican Fiesta Dinner held May 4th. If you missed this dinner you missed an “OUTSTANDING DINNER” and a GREAT time!!! 60 dinners were sold at this event. Dennis and Rebecca put a lot of effort into the preparation of the food and it was really good!


Welcome New Members

On May 16st the Membership voted on one person for Probationary membership in the Maybee Sportsman Club. The new Probationary member is Sarah Fox. Come out, meet the members, and participate in club activities such as Archery, Trap, Varmint shoot, and our famous Steak Roast Dinners. Welcome to the club.

Club Apparel


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 is $100.00 ($180.00 total).  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 rrcastingman@yahoo.com or call 734-586-3036 and leave a message.