|WHEELIN' SPORTSMEN HUNTS|
January 17th - 19th, 2019
VETERANS & FIRST RESPONDERS
Our Annual Hunts are dedicated to all
Veterans and First Responders
who have helped preserve our freedoms home and abroad and
who keep our homes and people safe here at home.
THANK YOU ALL!!
Harley Davidson Plante
On January 13, 2018, Harley D. Plante, the father of one of our committee members passed away. Tom Plante has been active in helping us plan our banquets, run the state and local chapter's website, has been Treasurer of the the State Chapter, and was a founding member of the Highlands Chapter in 1995.
Tom was manning a booth at the Annual Garden State Sportsmen's Show when he was notified his father was hospitalized, and then notifed of Harley's passing while on his way home from the show.
To honor Tom and his family,
The Spruce Run Chapter,
Dedicated the 2018 Hunt to his father,
Harley D. Plante
In addition to the many volunteers that make this event happen, the Spruce Run Chapter would like to thank a special company.
Game Butchers owned by John Person & Family
has donated deer butchering services to our successful hunters every year since we started our Wheelin'Sportsmen/Wounded Warrior Hunts.
We were saddened to learn that John passed away in June, 2015 at the age of 78.
To honor John, his family, and Game Butchers,
The Spruce Run Chapter
Dedicated the 2016 Hunt to
Who's tireless contributions to our hunts have made them such a great success.
The Person Family was presented a plaque honoring John at our Orientation Meeting.
| 16th ANNUAL
JAKES FISHING DAY
Rain or Shine
August 17, 2019
8:30am - 2:00pm
You're Invited To A Fun Filled Day Just for JAKES
We have been welcomed back to the Pequest for another fun filled day of Jakes Activities including
FISHING, SHOOTING, ARCHERY and More!
9:30am - 12:00pm
Of Course, the day would not be any fun without FISHING!!
All our Jakes will get a chance to fish in the Trout Education Pond that holds
MONSTER LUNKERS - Huge Trophy Rainbow Trout!!
Fishing will begin at 9:30am just after registration.
Hats and sunglasses are required. Please bring your own fishing rod and bait.
(Please, no power baits, corn, or live minnows)
Volunteers from Spruce Run and the New Jersey Divison of Fish and Wildlife
will be on hand to assist in catching and releasing these special trophy fish.
SHOOTING AND ARCHERY
The Division of Fish and Game will be hosting a shooting and archery day
the same time as our event. It is open to all Jakes 9 years and older.
One of the activites offered is the completion of a hunter safety course conducted by NJ Fish and Game volunteers.
Any Jake 10 years of age or older or any adult who may want to hunt in New Jersey may participate.
The course teaches proper gun safety, game identification, safe hunting methods and hunting rules.
Prerequisites for this activity are pre-registration for the class and completion of a hunter-ed work book. Any store that sells NJ hunting and Fishing Licenses will have the book and accompanying CD. The materials can also be obtained at the Pequest Office.
Anyone who wishes to complete their Hunter Safety Course must
Contact Jerry McCusker (908-797-8371 or 908-454-8481)
FUN FOR EVERYONE!!
Lunch will be served around 12:00pm followed by handing out prizes for all the kids attending.
Limited to first 150 kids registered.
To register, please contact Tim or Jerry (numbers below) to indicate number of kids attending.
Please print Downloadable Flyer and Registration Form
fill it out and bring it to the registration desk on Saturday.
We look forward to seeing you there!
|2016 WOMEN IN THE OUTDOORS|
|No Events Scheduled|
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