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June Newsletter 2024

The next regular meeting of the BEADLE COUNTY SPORTSMEN’S CLUB will be held on Tuesday, June 11th Social hour will start at 6:00 p.m., with hors d`oeuvres starting at 6:15 pm. and supper served around 7:00 p.m.

MENU: Choice of grilled Rib Eye, pork chop, or boneless chicken breast. baked potatoes, vegetables, and dessert.

Speaker: Steve Charron

We have a Perpetual Memorial Plaque at our clubhouse. Contact Sharon if you are interested in having your loved one’s name(s) engraved on a plate; the cost is $50 for each plate. We wish to keep this memorial to only names with ties to the Beadle County Sportsmen’s Club.

Thank you to Ron Wallenstein for mowing the club grounds. Also Ray Polfus and Ron Wallenstein for replacing the floor covering on the stage.

The 2023 shed antler contest for both Elk and Deer was won by Aaron Rogers

Upcoming Events:

August 17th – Beadle County Chapter of the Izaak Walton fundraiser

October 18th – Pheasants Forever Banquet Alex Solem 605-218-0594

October 28th Fall Bonanza

Respectfully submitted,
Ken Shoultz, President 605-354-0820
Sharon Reno, Secretary/Treasurer 605-350-1899 (text) 352-8281 (voice)

May Newsletter 2024

DEAR MEMBERS AND SPONSORS:

The next regular meeting of the BEADLE COUNTY SPORTSMEN’S CLUB will be held on Tuesday, May 14th. Social hour will start at 6:00 p.m., with hors d`oeuvres starting at 6:15 pm. and supper served around 7:00 p.m.

MENU: Firing up the Charcoal Grill! Choice of grilled Rib Eye, boneless pork chop, or boneless chicken breast, potatoes, salad, and dessert. Please pay as you enter the clubhouse so we can get a count for the grill and get your meal ticket. Deposit half your numbered meal ticket in the basket at the grill and a drawing will be held for a chance at a free meal. We need help in the kitchen following the meeting with clean up. Talk to Ken, Lyle or Janet

Speakers: FFA members from Huron High School have been invited

Upcoming Events:

May 14th meeting – the 2023 shed antler contest

June 2nd-8th – Camp Bob Marshall

August 17th – Beadle County Chapter of the Izaak Walton fundraiser

October 18th – Pheasants Forever Banquet

October 26th – Fall Bonanza

Check out our web page: https://bcsc.club

We are having a ‘sweatshirt raffle’ at the cost of $1 a chance. If you’re a winner, you’ll get a certificate to pick up your color choice and size at Signature Plus. We will also have a pistol raffle board at the cost of $5 a chance.

We have a Perpetual Memorial Plaque at our clubhouse. Contact Sharon if you are interested in having your loved ones name(s) engraved on a plate; the cost is $50 for each plate. We wish to keep this memorial to only names with ties to the Beadle County Sportsmen’s Club.

The Spring Bonanza was held on Saturday, April 20th. The winners were: Top prize $1,500 Marsha Coil and Eldon Dahl split; 2nd Prize – Browning X-bolt 6.5 Creedmoor Rifle Doug Jones; 3rd Prize – Ruger American 6.5 Creedmoor with scope Bruce Carsens; 4th Prize – Ruger American Go Wild in 300 Win Mag Danny Kempf. Pay What U Pull Winchester 12 ga Gun Raffle ticket $20 Bruce Carsens; Dave’s hand-made knife – 9 of Diamonds Ron Wallenstein; 50/50 winner of $296 Danny Eggleston; blackjack winners were Corey Bawdon (gun), James Shoultz ($100), and James Shoultz ($50); Duck Pond – Brian Reno ($100), Darin Kempf ($50), Kristy Shoultz ($25) and Darin Kempf ($25). Henry 22 Mag Golden Boy Warren Barton; 9 mm pistol Lyle Swanson; Dice game 22 caliber pistol James Shoultz; sweatshirt from Signature Plus Ryan Paye. $25 winners: Doug Forsheim, Lisa Hepper, Vernon Auguston, Dick Decker, Brandi Griffin, Lorika Hein, Laurie Solem, Allen Greenfield, Scott Cortz, Mike Ranney, Mike Wallenstein, James Shoultz, Leo Pollock, Idella Bawdon, Elizabeth Waldner, Corey Bawdon, Ray Meyer, and Larry Beck.

If you have donations for our silent auction, you can bring them on Tuesday, or anytime during the year as we will store them until our bonanzas.

Also thank you to the following for their donations: 605 Sheds, Al Purtinin, Barton Heating & Cooling, Ben Meyer, Brad Meyer, Brad Shutt, Brian/Amy Reno, Corey Bawdon, Dave/Darla Eichstadt, Dave Waagen. Dave Wright, Del’s Taxidermy, Dick Decker, EJ Johnson, Ellwein Brothers Inc., Hubbard Feed, Freddie/Marsha Coil, Huron Custom Meats, Iverson Auto, Jensen Feed, Lauri Larson Johnson, Leo/Beth Pollock, Lyle/Janet Swanson, Manolis Grocery, Nancy Shoultz, Olympic Motors, Ray Polfus Red Hog, Red Arrow Bar, Ron/Nancy Wallenstein, Ryland Eggleston, Sally Boomsma, Scoreboard, Scott Cortz, SD National Guard, Signature Plus, Sportsmen’s Bar, Tara Eggleston (31), Terry/Marsha Bawdon, Thunderbird, Warren Barton, Wilber Ellis, and WW Tire.

Make plans to attend the Fall Bonanza on October 26, 2024.

Collecting 2024 membership dues. Your mailing label will list the last year you have paid. The dues are $30 for a Membership and $55 for a Sponsorship. If you change your address, please notify Sharon Reno 605-352-8281 (voice) or 605-350-1899 (text).

Respectfully submitted,
Ken Shoultz, President 605-354-0820
Sharon Reno, Secretary/Treasurer

April Newsletter 2024

DEAR MEMBERS AND SPONSORS:

The next regular meeting of the BEADLE COUNTY SPORTSMEN’S CLUB will be held on Tuesday, April 9th. Social hour will start at 6:00 p.m., with hors d`oeuvres starting at 6:15 pm. and supper served around 7:00 p.m.

MENU: Roast Beef, mashed potatoes, gravy, vegetable and dessert. We need help in the kitchen following the meeting with clean up. Talk to Ken, Lyle or Janet

Speaker: Dana Rogers, Wessington, Executive Director South Dakota Wildlife Federation

The Beadle County Sportsmen’s Club is looking for any student who has completed 8th grade, or is currently in the 9th, 10th or 11th grade in high school and is interested in conservation, hunting, fishing, and other outdoor activities. Apply for Youth Conservation Camp held June 2-8th, 2024 at Camp Bob Marshall in the beautiful Black Hills. Download an application at South Dakota Wildlife Federation “camp” tab until May 1st. Transportation and financial assistance provided. Need more information? Contact Camp Director Bob Schaeffer, 605.380.0125, [email protected]

We are having a ‘sweatshirt raffle’ at the cost of $1 a chance. If you’re a winner, you’ll get a certificate to pick up your color choice and size at Signature Plus.

We will also have a pistol raffle board at the cost of $5 a chance.

We have a Perpetual Memorial Plaque at our clubhouse. Contact Sharon if you are interested in having your loved ones name(s) engraved on a plate; the cost is $50 for each plate. We wish to keep this memorial to only names with ties to the Beadle County Sportsmen’s Club.

The Big Buck/Bull/Lunker Contest was held at March 12th meeting. Winners: Rifle – Elk, Jim Winegar; Archery – Whitetail, Donna Frank.

Thank you to all the volunteers who helped at The KOKK Outdoor Sports Show Brat & Hotdog feed on Saturday, March 23rd.

Make plans to attend the Spring Bonanza Saturday, April 20, 2024 7 p.m.

Top prize $1,500; 2nd Prize – Browning X-bolt 6.5 Creedmoor Rifle; 3rd Prize – Ruger American 6.5 Creedmoor with scope; 4th Prize – Ruger American Go Wild in 300 Win Mag. Tickets are available at the April meeting @ $20 each. Planning Children’s Games with prizes, $25 Drawings throughout the evening, along with raffle for hand-made knife by Dave Eichstadt, blackjack, pick a duck, dice game for a chance to win a pistol, heads or tails, pay what you pull game, and popular hat raffle. If you have donations for our silent auction, you can bring them on Tuesday, or anytime during the year as we will store them until our bonanza.

Upcoming Events:

April 20th – Spring Bonanza

May 14th meeting – the 2023 shed antler contest

June 2-8 – Camp Bob Marshall

October 26th – Fall Bonanza

Check out our web page: https://bcsc.club

Collecting 2024 membership dues. Your mailing label will list the last year you have paid. The dues are $30 for a Membership and $55 for a Sponsorship. If you change your address, please notify Sharon Reno 605-352-8281 (voice) or 605-350-1899 (text).

Respectfully submitted,
Ken Shoultz, President 605-354-0820
Sharon Reno, Secretary/Treasurer

March Newsletter 2024

DEAR MEMBERS AND SPONSORS:

The next regular meeting of the BEADLE COUNTY SPORTSMEN’S CLUB will be held on Tuesday, March 12th. Social hour will start at 6:00 p.m., with hors d`oeuvres starting at 6:15 pm. and supper served around 7:00 p.m.

Soup & Sandwich Supper! Planning on serving Shrimp Gumbo, Strunkle (green bean and potato) and bean and ham with hot ham & cheese sandwiches and dessert. We need help in the kitchen following the meeting with clean up. Talk to Ken, Lyle or Janet

Speaker: Nathan Hofer discussing the improvements for the Izaak Walton Rifle Range.

We are having a ‘sweatshirt raffle’ at the cost of $1 a chance. If you’re a winner, you’ll get a certificate to pick up your color choice and size at Signature Plus. We will also have a gun raffle board at the cost of $10 a chance.

We have a Perpetual Memorial Plaque at our clubhouse. Contact Sharon if you are interested in having your loved ones name(s) engraved on a plate; the cost is $50 for each plate. We wish to keep this memorial to only names with ties to the Beadle County Sportsmen’s Club.

The Big Buck/Bull/Lunker Contest planned for our March 12th meeting. The contest is open to only members of the Beadle County Sportsmen’s Club, with an animal harvested in South Dakota in 2023. Plaques will be awarded in the following divisions: Rifle – Whitetail, Rifle – Mule Deer, Rifle – Antelope, Rifle – Elk, Archery – Whitetail, Archery – Mule Deer, Archery – Antelope and Archery – Elk. For our Fisherman: 1) Longest Walleye caught with hook and line 2) Longest walleye by other method, examples are bow, diving, etc. 3) Longest other game fish not a walleye, examples are paddlefish, salmon, northern pike, muskellunge, etc. 4) Longest any fish by hook and line, examples are carp, buffalo, etc. 5) Longest Bass 6) Longest perch, crappie, or pan fish species. Entries for the fish contest can be a photograph of your catch measured over a ruler with a witness statement or the mount can be presented.

The Outdoor Sports Show will be held at the Norby 4-H building on the South Dakota State Fairgrounds on Saturday/Sunday, March 23 & 24. We’ll be serving grilled brats and hot dogs during lunch time both days for a free will donation.

Make plans to attend the Spring Bonanza Saturday, April 20, 2024.

Top prize $1,500; 2nd Prize – Browning X-bolt 6.5 Creedmoor Rifle; 3rd Prize – Ruger American 6.5 Creedmoor with scope; 4th Prize – Ruger American Go Wild in 300 Win Mag. Tickets available at the March meeting @ $20 each. $25 Drawings throughout the evening, along with blackjack, pick a duck, heads or tails, pay what you pull game, and popular hat raffle. If you have donations for our silent auction, you can bring them on Tuesday, or anytime during the year as we will store them until our bonanza.

Upcoming Events:

March 23 & 24 – KOKK Radio Outdoor Show Brat Feed

April 20th – Spring Bonanza

May 9th meeting – the 2023 shed antler contest

Check out our web page: https://bcsc.club

Collecting 2024 membership dues. Your mailing label will list the last year you have paid. The dues are $30 for a Membership and $55 for a Sponsorship. If you change your address, please notify Sharon Reno 605-352-8281 (voice) or 605-350-1899 (text).

Respectfully submitted,
Ken Shoultz, President 605-354-0820
Sharon Reno, Secretary/Treasurer