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Another Announcement passed on by Richard Goldner, PDDGER for our Shooting Enthusiasts (did I spell that right?) Anyway, God bless the 2nd Amendment!!
Remember, Annual Membership in the National Rifle Association is only $25.00.
In Memory of Gerald Shelley; friend and NSCA shooting buddy of many Southern California shooters, Leonard Raimondo, Fabrizio Buschini and Moore N Moore Sporting Clays are bringing you the Gerald Shelley Memorial Shoot on Saturday, June 22nd, 2013.
SHOOT DETAILS AND PRE-REGISTRATION
**NSCA membership will be available so bring a non-member to sign up
for free membership on shoot day.**
You can learn more about this event and even pre-register at http://www.moorenmoore.com/
CHARITY BENEFITING SO CAL TOP GUNS
If you have any questions about this event, please feel free to contact us via email or by phone at818 890 4788 during normal business hours.
Great Job! Thank you Tom Ryder, Bill Sternberg and crew.
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As the dawn broke on September 25th preparations had already begun for the annual lodge picnic. The day was proving to be another hot Southern California Saturday but that only seemed to add to the excitement. Members came from everywhere to help make this day one filled with fun and excitement for everyone who would attend.
A variety of activities included the Dunk Tank (which was a hit since it gave many an excuse to get wet and cool off), and a bounce house for the kids from the wonderful folks at Jumpers King, face painting (for kids and adults alike), the first annual Pork Chop contest, a wonderful meal and a great movie!
Not only did everyone come together for food and fun, additionally we raised over $1000 to help support many of our charities!
If you were there the next time you see any of the following folks, take a moment and tell them thank you for all of their work making this a successful day!
50/50 Raffle……Grant ThistleBingo……David Naccarato
Bounce House and Dunk Tank……Discount for Rental provided by Jumpers King
Cake – Plant walk……Debbie Irish (Rick Herrera Plant Donations)
Cakes and Brownies for Cake-Walk……Carol Fredericks, Cornelia Meehan, Pam Smith, Madeline Brockwell and Pat Peterson
Cribbage Tournament ……Patty & Jerry Serota
Dunk Tank……Terry Gicking
Face Painting-Kids……Heather Poliskey & Carol Nuener
Fire-pit for roasting marshmallows and the S’mores……Tom Hartin and Paul Stein
Financial donations to make sure we had everything……El Konejo Kampers and the Elks Ladies
Grounds Set-Up (including the hay bales) ……Tom Hartin
Movie Night……Terry Gicking, Leo Rodriguez and Kira Wagner
Pork Chop Contest……Richard Goldner (trophy and pork chops also donated by Richard)
Judged by ER Harry Brockwell and Grant Thistle – Won by Boyd Lindquist
Purple Pig Video……Paul Wagner and CHEA
Silent Auction……Carl Lanterman (including the creation of the stained glass artwork!)
Softball Game……Herb Jellander
Train Rides and Photos……Gerry Gillies and Paul Wagner
US Flag Display……Bill Sternberg
Hamburgers and Hot Dogs Meal……Corinne Eddy, Tony Gomes, Bob Arbetman, Fred Trazensky
Corn-On-The-Cobb……Terry Baker (also donated by Terry)
Tri-Tip Sandwiches (donated by the BBQ Crew……Ed Rice and crew
Homemade Baked Beans……Chuck Busch
Thanks again to everyone for a wonderful day!
Kira Wagner, Lecturing Knight / Picnic Chair