WE HAD OUR GENERAL MEETING TEUSDAY OCTOBER 11. STARTED EARLY THIS MONTH BECAUSE HAD OUR SEMI ANNUAL GARAGE SALE. MEMBERS BRING THEIR EXTRA FISHING EQUIPTMENT TO SELL TO OUR MEMBERS. WE ALSO HELD OUR ELECTIONS FOR THE 2017 BOARD. CAPTAIN JOHN KEIZER WILL BE OUR NEW PRESIDENT WITH DAVE JOHNSON VICE PRESIDENT, JEFF ZUNIGA TREASURER AND CHRIS TREMBLEY OUR SECRETARY.
LARRY BUCKLIN GAVE US THE CRAB SEASON AND RAZOR CLAM DATES. CAPTAIN JOHN KEIZER WAS OUR SPEAKER WHO GAVE A GREAT TALK ON ELECTRONICS. SHOWING TROUBLE SHOOTING AND ERRORS MADE BY BOAT OWNERS. HE ALSO DESCRIBED THE NEW EXCITING NEW PRODUCTS COMING OUT THIS YEAR
OUR MEETINGS ARE HELD AT 7pm THE SECOND TEUSDAYS OF EACH MONTH OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.
At our September general meeting we had a great speaker John Hagar from Southworth Marine. John discussed winterizing your boat and the effects of Ethanol on your engine. We also had our board nominations for 2017. Next months meeting we have Captain John Keyser discussing electronics for your boat.
This should turn out to be a very interesting discussion. We will have our semi annual garage sale. Our meeting will start at 6:00 pm October 8th so we can have the garage sale before our meeting.Our meetings are held the second Teusday of the month at the Towers Lanes on 6th Ave in Tacoma theare open to the public.
On August 13 the Gig Harbor Chapter had their 21st Salmon Derby.This turned out to be another successful derby.
Adam Hunt won 1st place with a 10.04lb Salmon. Darren Rose won 2nd with 17lbs 08oz, 3rd place was Derrick Cline 15.09lbs. Kathy Webster was our ladies winner with a 10.03 Salmon, Blake Combs won our youth prize with 5.09lbs.ant to thank Bob Watts our derby chairman, Thom Names who put in a lot of time helping out and Jeff Zuniga used his knowledge and help to put on a great derby. Bass Pro Shop who gave us the great covered area for our awards ceremony and bar-b-que. September is our picnic held on the 1st Saturday of September at Owens Beach. Our Septembers meeting we will have John Hagar from Southworth Marine on winterizing your boat and the effects of ethanol sitting in your engine over the winter.
Our meetings are open the the public and held at the Towers Lanes on 6th Ave in Tacoma the 2nd Tuesday of every month, starting at 7pm.
July 12th we had our semi annual garage sale. Lots of fishing gear changed hands. It was very successful. Our August meeting we will have Captain John Keiser as our guest speaker discussing salmon fishing in Puget Sound. He will be helping anglers catch the winning fish for Puget Sound Anglers Gig Harbor Chapters 21st Annual Salmon Derby. We have always had a very successful derby. It was crazy this year not knowing weather we would have a fishing season at all. With the help of our board members this is turning out to be another great derby. We will have our awards and barbeque at the Bass Pro Shop in Tacoma. I want to thank the Bass Pro Shop for helping us to give you a Great Derby.
All guest are welcome Tuesday August 9th. Our meetings are held the second Tuesday of every month at the Towers Bowling Alley starting at 7pm all guests are welcome.