The Wilderness Wings Chapter of the Ruffed Grouse Society (RGS) will host its fifth annual Hunt, Shoot and Conservation and Sportsmen’s Banquet on Friday-Saturday, September 20-21, 2013, beginning with the Friday evening banquet at the Lumberjack Steakhouse, 15860 T Bone Lane, Hayward, WI and starting with a social hour at 5:30. Diner at 7:30 p.m.
According to Dave Reardon, the hunt takes place on Saturday, September 21st between legal shooting hours and 4 p.m.
“Hunters must return to Summit Lake Game Farm by 4 p.m. and shoot 5 stand to qualify for prizes. The top three teams will receive merchandise prizes. Awards/social hour following the last squad to shoot. Hors d’Oeuvres will be served, but Saturday dinner is at your expense,” Reardon said.
Individual membership and dinner tickets are $50. Individual dinner/hunt/shoot tickets are $65. Individual hunt/shoot tickets are $20. There is also a membership and spouse package (includes two dinners without the hunt/shoot) for $60. Banquet, Conservation, Sustaining and Gold sponsorship packages are also available at $275, $500, $1,000 and $2,200 respectively.
And, in the spirit of the outdoors, youngsters under the age of 16 who recently took and passed a hunter education course and/or women who have participated in a recent Outdoors Women program, and can verify same; will receive a complimentary dinner ticket when accompanied by a paying adult.
As with all RGS fundraisers, proceeds from this event will be used to restore and protect area grouse and woodcock habitat.
For more information and/or tickets contact Reardon at 715-634-2674. A reservation form can also be downloaded at: www.ruffedgrousesociety.org/UserFiles/File/MaloneNY13.pdf. All major credit cards accepted.
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