Fin & Feather Club has purchased a new furnace and therefore we have our 10 year old Miller 100,000 BTU propane furnace for sale. Furnace would make an ideal heat source for your pole barn, garage or home. Make an offer. Can be picked up after Friday, January 26, 2016. Furnace was just serviced. Call Frank if interested (231) 845-7259.
Mark your calendar for Saturday, February 20, 2016 for Big Game Award Night. Doors will open at 5 PM and the cost is $35 per person and any youth 14 and under $25. Reserved tables for a group of 8 or 10 can be obtaining by contacting Frank Koehle at 231 845-7259. On the menu will be a heaping plate of stuffed pork chops, mashed potatoes & gravy, a vegetable, rolls and a desert.There will be a cash bar upstairs and down. Something new this year, we will be offering a $20 raffle firearm, a Winchester Model 70 Sporter 300WSM w/a Redfield scope; a $5 raffle firearm, a Weatherby Vanguard 7mm-08 mag w/a Bushnell scope; and back again by request, a $10 key raffle firearm, a Tikka T3 Lite 243. Also back by request will be the Bean Bag Toss Game with the winner receiving a Marlin 22. There will be 6 quality firearms on the $1 raffle table, some of them consisting of a Mossberg Patriot 30-06 w/scope; a Mossberg 500 12 ga pump (in camo stock); a Smith & Wesson M&P 15-22 22LR (including a box of 22LR ammo); a Ruger American 270 win w/scope; a Browning A-Bolt III 30-06 and a Tristar Setter O/U 12 ga. We will also have 2 quality handguns (a Smith & Wesson Bodyguard 380 w/crimson trace laser sight & a Ruger BSR 40C 40S&W w/crimson trace laser sight). Lots of $1.00 raffles including an electric smoker, a buck knife, BBQ grill, big buddy heater w/fan, 2 ladies date night packages, an ice fishing package, and a Quadrocopter, just to name a few. Bring your Michigan 2015 whitetail deer mount or antlers. Prizes will be awarded to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place in men’s and women’s division in firearms and archery. Every youth bringing in their trophy will receive an award. Scoring will be done by Wayne Andersen and Kelly Ross of Commemorative Bucks of Michigan. If you wish to have your mount scored before the big night, contact Wayne at 231 843-4618. Everyone bringing in their trophy will be entered into a prize drawing. Tickets available by contacting Frank at (231) 845-7259 or Nita at (231) 690-0874. We usually sell out quickly, so don’t delay, call and get your ticket now!!!! Everyone attending will receive a door prize, and we will be giving away a grand door prize to some lucky person.
The next Board of Directors Meeting will be April 6, 2016. The meeting will start at 6:30 PM in the Fin & Feather Clubhouse. All interested Fin & Feather club members are welcomed to attend.
The next club meeting will be held on February 10, 2016 in the clubhouse. Dinner will start at 6. The speaker for the evening will be Sheriff Kim Cole. The speaker for the month of March will be Erin Victory, DNR wildlife biologist. Meetings are open to anyone who is interested in the Fin & Feather Club. Come out for a good meal and a time to meet your Fin & Feather Club members.
Members, here is a link to join or renew your membership to the NRA. This link will take you to an NRA membership page that offers discounted prices. Please consider a membership.
NRA Join/Renew Page
Hunters Safety Classes are done for the year. There will be two Hunter Safety Classes for 2016. One on April 9th & 10th, and one on August 20th & 21st. Sign up for the classes will be at Captain Chucks, in Ludington, the Saturday before each class. You must attend both days of the class and pass the exam in order to receive your Hunter Safety Certificate.
The Fin and Feather Club of Mason County is located at 3276 N. Darr Road, Scottville, Michigan, and has something for everyone.
Located on 160 acres of spectacular woodland in the center of Mason County, Michigan. The club is less than 10 miles east of the Lake Michigan shoreline and approximately half way up the lower peninsula. The area is host to an abundance of deer, turkey, squirrels, rabbits, many species of birds, and other animals.
The Fin and Feather Club of Mason County Michigan would like to thank the NRA Foundation for their generous grant of two muzzle loading rifles with scopes, 500 rounds of .223 ammunition, 2000 targets, and 10,000 rounds of .22lr ammunition! This will be used for our ongoing Hunter Safety courses. The award of this grant enables us to provide the tools, education, and detailed instruction necessary to promote safe shooting and gun handling procedures to our many hunter safety students each year.