Aerie & Auxiliary Volunteer Drive

Do you realize that Secord Lake relies on volunteers?  From officers, work parties, that keep the club in good shape & up to code, function chairs, all the way down to the dishwashers for functions – all volunteer their time and get worn out.  WE NEED YOU!!  Volunteer sign-up sheets are on the bulletin board. Please think about donating any amount of time, ideas or talents – you won’t be turned down!!  Help keep the club alive!!!

Check the tent cards on the tables for events.  Don’t forget our daily specials for food and drinks.  Help always welcome at the work party on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 9 AM.   These volunteers are responsible for everything you enjoy at the club from light bulbs to … a lot!!!  For more info call Russ Norton at 989-426-7354. Support our 2nd and 4th Saturday Fish Fry and every Saturday Steak Cards.  Volunteers are always needed for the Fish Fry’s Call the club at 426-3454 for more info.

Volunteers are always needed – check the newsletter or website for upcoming events – NO volunteers turned away!

 

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Updates

Results from the King & Queen Pool Tournament, March 16th

1st Place – Rusty & Kathie, 2nd Place – Tom & Sue, 3rd Place – Tomma & Bob and 4th Place – John & Sue.

Thanks to everyone for playing.  We raised $100 for the Madam Presidents’ charity The Big Boys of Gladwin County.

 

REMINDER - DUES WERE DUE BY MAY 31st

Special thanks to all our members who have paid their dues If you have paid your dues – please pick them up at the club.

Your orange key card will not work as of June 1st!  You will have to buzz in to enter the club (a real inconvenience to the bartenders); if buzzed you will be asked if you have paid and haven’t picked up your card or asked to pay your dues before purchasing alcohol.

Thanks your Aerie and Auxiliary Secretaries

Butch and Kathie

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Attention Smokers!!

It has been very evident that some of our smokers are not aware that there are ashtrays and receptacles for your cigarette butts.  Smoking areas are designated and both have receptacles for your butts.  Please DO NOT throw your butts in the flower beds or grassy areas etc. unless you are willing to volunteer for the monthly work party to clean these areas up.

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Upcoming Events  

NEW MONTHLY SPECIALS

Special dinners for June and July are as follows with proceeds to the Aerie to help with current bills and improvements:

Sunday, June 2nd – Hot Dogs & Brauts – 1 til gone

Saturday, July 6th – Ribs, twiced baked taters, vegetable 1 til gone

Sunday, July 7th – Pancake & Sausage breakfast 10-2

Drop in when on your boat or ATV – whatever – just please support these functions to help the Aerie.

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JUNE 2019 EVENTS

Fathers Day Breakfast

The Auxiliary will b holding a Fathers Day Breakfast on Sunday, June 16th from 9AM – 12.  Fathers eat free!!  Cost $6.  Volunteers needed – sign-up sheets are on the bulletin board.

Deb Shaffer and Cathy Norton

 

JULY 2019 EVENTS

Auxiliary Cookout & Bake Sale Saturday, July 13th

Come join us for a Cookout, Saturday, July 13th from 1 until 6 PM or gone. Dock your boat, feed the kids and have a drink!!!

Hot dogs, hamburgers salads and corn on the cob.  We will need bakers, volunteers and any donation to offset the cost for the food.

For more information call Mary at 336-406-4946.

Mary Petersen, Chair

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

August 3rd Cornhole Tournament

Outside (weather permitting) or inside if not!!  $10 per person – payout based on participants – ½ to players – ½ to club.

Random Partners.  Register by 12:30 – Tournament starts at 1PM. Much improved from last tournament.  Lessons learned!  Come play!!

The more players the more payout.  Bring your friends!!

 

Boater Safety Class, Sunday, August 11th

Our annual Boater Safety Class will be held on Sunday, August 11th at 9 AM.  Class is free and lunch is provided. 

 

Secord Lake Eagles Annual Roast

Come one come all to our Annual Roast on Saturday August 17th.  Also, don’t forget the annual Red Neck Horseshoes tournament.

 

Secord Lake Eagles Pastie Sale – September 2019

Price - $3.50

Order your pasties at the bar.  MUST pay at time of order.  Name and telephone number Required!  Orders must be in by September 15th

Pasties for the Scholarship Fund.  Will only be made once this year.

Prep work – Sunday, Sept. 22nd

Assembly /Bake – Monday Sept. 23rd

Pick-up – Tuesday, Sept. 24th 

Volunteer list posted in club.

Russell Norton, Chairman

Kerry Shaffer, Co-Chairman

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Junior Order of Eagles Anyone

Interested?

After attending State Convention, it was brought to our attention that some clubs have a youth program called J.O.E. {Junior Order of Eagles).   She is interested in knowing if there are others who have youths who may want to be a younger part of this Eagles Club.  It could also be open to other Aeries if the interest is out there. It takes planning and Grand Aerie approval with dedicated adults to lead our younger generation on the importance of teamwork, respect, patriotism, selflessness, and other values..  If you have any interest in supporting the start-up of this group please contact Kyle Proctor at 313-268-6101.