Check out the Coon Valley Conservation's Club Apparel. We have an assortment of hat shirts and jackets. Come check out the selection the next time you're at the club, or contact Scott Hobson for more information.
The December membership meeting will be this Thursday, 12/18/14 with the Business Meeting starting at 7:30. Food will be available prior to the meeting. The meal will be cooked by Scott and Bruce and server by Bobby. If you have any Christmas cookies or treats you would like to share please bring them, and come hungry. Don't forget that the CVCC has logo wear that would make a great stocking stuffer! Bring in your racks and weight slips for judging of the "Big Deer" contest. Also, bring in your Serious Sportmens Calendar raffle tickets. There is a waiting list for unsold tickets so bring those in as well. Come on down and share your stories from this years deer season and have some holiday cheer!
The November drawing in the CVCC's Raffle for Serious Sportsmen was held at the monthly membership meeting on Thursday, November 20th. The lucky winner of the Bushmaster Predator .223 Rem.
The November Membership meeting will feature a "Wild Game Pot-Luck" meal with members asked to share their favorite wild game recipes.
Serving will begin at 6:30 prior to the start of the business meeting.
This is a good opportunity to make room for all the new game you will be bagging this fall. This will also be the last opportunity to sign up for the annual CVCC "Big Deer" contest. This year's contest is being run by last year's winners Greg Hess and Brian Olson.
The October drawing in the CVCC's Raffle for Serious Sportsmen was held at the monthly membership meeting on Thursday, October 30th. The lucky winner of the Beretta A400 Xplor Unico 3 1/2" 12 Ga.
Lots of fall tasks to take care of before winter and the big push to get ready for the hunting seasons. List includes hauling in wood plus general cleaning, organizing and inventory.
The CVCC Hunter Safety volunteer instructors completed their fourth WI DNR Hunter Safety Education class of 2014 with a Final Field Day for 24 students from the On-Line class. The students participated in a group instruction session followed by three small group sessions including live firing of .22 rifles and 20 ga. shotguns. Warden Shawna Stringham spoke to the class at noon and answered questions prior to the final testing. Instructors for this class were Corky Roethel, Tyler Deavor, Dick Wallin, Dean Daniels, Kevin Sloan, Jim Beck, and Royce Curtis.
Tickets are on Sale for this year's Fall Fundraiser! This year's event will be Oct. 4th at the Coon Valley Village Hall. Doors open at 5pm and meal will be served at 6pm. Included is a sit down rib dinner, over $4000 in door prizes (Cash and High Quality Firearms) plus several interesting raffles with a variety of prizes for all. If you would like to get in the package deals the forms must be turned in by the 28th of this month.
Would you like to learn to hunt pheasants? Here’s your opportunity. The Coon Valley Conservation Club, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, and Badgerland Pheasant Farm are co-sponsoring a Learn to Hunt Pheasant program at Badgerland Pheasant Farm S2047 East Ridge Road, Westby, Wisconsin on October 4, 2014 beginning at 7:30 a.m. We should complete our activities by 1:00 p.m.
Coon Valley Conservation Club
Vintage Military Rifle Shoot
Saturday, August 23, 2014
9:00 AM till 5:00 PM
S1005 Knudson Lane, Coon Valley, WI
1. Open to any centerfire rifle that was issued to any military organization, manufactured before 1960.
2. Rifle must have issue stock and issue iron sights.
3. Ammo should be of military power, either surplus, factory or reloads.
4. No shooting jacket or slings.