Directors' Notes

The Board of Directors and employees of the Lakewood Rod & Gun would like to wish all of our members and their families a joyous Holiday Season.

Nominations for election to the Board of Directors can still be made at the regularly scheduled club meetings on December 6 and December 20. To be eligible for nomination you must be a member in good standing, be proposed by another current club member, and be present at the meeting to accept the nomination. Terms expiring this year are those of Randy Herron, Mike Johnston, and Dave Wordelmann. Nominated at the November 15 meeting were: Dave Wordelmann, Randy Herron, Mike Johnston, Cole Robbins, and Nate Lester. Elections by voting machine will be held on Sunday, January 14 from 1-7 pm and Wednesday January 17 from 3-8 pm.

Please note the club is completely closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Day. New Year's Day falls on a Monday this year and we will be closed through Thursday of that week (January 1st through January 4th) to work on some club improvements. We will re-open on Friday, January 5 as usual.

The club will be completely closed on Mondays during the months of January and February.

Effective this upcoming renewal season the annual membership dues will increase in the amount of $10. There has been no increase in membership fees since 2012. Any member who submits their renewal during the months of February or March will receive last year's rate. Any renewal received April 1 and after will be subject to the new rates as follows: men's regular $80, men's senior $70, ladies regular $60, and ladies senior $50.

Auxiliary News

The Auxiliary Board will meet on Thursday, December 7 at 6:30 pm. The Auxiliary will meet on Monday, December 11 at 6 pm for its annual Christmas Dinner and Installation of Officers. We will be having your choice of Shrimp & Scallops Au Gratin, Stuffed Chicken Breast, or Prime Rib. Members are welcome to bring one guest. Please contact Connie Whitman at 763-0544 for reservations. We also will be collecting new, unwrapped toys for "Toys for Tots" at this time. Thank you for your support of this great program. Greeters will be Louise Long and Carole Johnson. Helpers are Donna Haenggi and Coralyn Boehler.

2018 Officers are as follows: President – Jan DeVoe, Vice President – Wanda McKotch, Secretary – Sally Gregory, and Treasurer – Connie Whitman.

We will not be holding meetings in January or February; meeting will resume in March. Have a safe, happy and healthy Holiday Season.