April Presidents Message

GIG HARBOR PUGET SOUND ANGLERS PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE April 2021

Our next club meeting is scheduled for April 14, 2021. This meeting will be presented via a ZOOM virtual meeting. You will receive an email with the logon information to connect to the meeting.  The guest speaker for April is Art Tachell from Pt. Defiance Marina to discuss the upcoming fishing season and the outcome of the NOF process for the recreational community. We would like to thank Wayne Harmond from Northwest Salmon for his discussion on upcoming salmon rearing projects at the March meeting.

Member Frank Auman #271 was drawn and was not present. The next membership drawing will be for $260 at our April meeting. Do not forget that at each monthly meeting, all present and paid members are eligible for the monthly membership drawing for a cash prize of not less than $150 sponsored by John Hager of Southworth Marine. We would like to thank John for continuing to support us during the Covid19 lockdown. Please try to renew your dues for 2021 either on-line or by mailing a check to our P.O. Box. The club still has recurring expenses even when not meeting face to face. All memberships expired January 31 and only current members are eligible for the drawing.

The club has received a new shipment of hats for sale for $15.00, let me know if you would like to purchase one.

The 2021 board looks forward to working with all of you this year. The same officers will remain in place until we have a face-to-face meeting to elect new officers. Please contact any one of us if you have any comments, questions, or concerns.

Frank Baker

President

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March Presidents Message

GIG HARBOR PUGET SOUND ANGLERS PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE March 2021

Our next club meeting is scheduled for March 10, 2021. This meeting will be presented via a ZOOM virtual meeting. You will receive an email with the logon information to connect to the meeting.  The guest speaker for March is Wayne Harmond from Northwest Salmon Research. Wayne will discuss the upcoming spring net pen projects and what is in planning stages for the future.  It was announced at the February meeting the board approved supporting the Fish Northwest group in their effort to regain equal fishing rights for the recreational community.

Member Pat Sanchez #196 was drawn and was present. The next membership drawing will be for $150 at our March meeting. Do not forget that at each monthly meeting, all present and paid members are eligible for the monthly membership drawing for a cash prize of not less than $150 sponsored by John Hager of Southworth Marine. We would like to thank John for continuing to support us during the Covid19 lockdown. Please try to renew your dues for 2021 either on-line or by mailing a check to our P.O. Box. The club still has recurring expenses even when not meeting face to face. All memberships expired January 31 and only current members are eligible for the drawing.

The club has received a new shipment of hats for sale for $15.00, let me know if you would like to purchase one.

The 2021 board looks forward to working with all of you this year. The same officers will remain in place until we have a face-to-face meeting to elect new officers. Please contact any one of us if you have any comments, questions, or concerns.

Frank Baker

President

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Presidents Message February 2021

GIG HARBOR PUGET SOUND ANGLERS PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE February 2021

Our next club meeting is scheduled for February 10, 2021. This meeting will be presented via a ZOOM virtual meeting. You will receive an email with the logon information to connect to the meeting.  The guest speaker for February is to be TBD. We would like to thank Mark Riedesel for presenting at our January meeting. Mark gave a thorough description of the lawsuit against NOAA and WDFW for equal fishing rights.

Member Doug Dixon #37 was drawn and was not present. The next membership drawing will be for $250 at our February meeting. Do not forget that at each monthly meeting, all present and paid members are eligible for the monthly membership drawing for a cash prize of not less than $150 sponsored by John Hager of Southworth Marine. We would like to thank John for continuing to support us during the Covid19 lockdown. Please try to renew your dues for 2021 either on-line or by mailing a check to our P.O. Box. The club still has recurring expenses even when not meeting face to face. All memberships expired January 31 and only current members are eligible for the drawing.

The club has received a new shipment of hats for sale for $15.00, let me know if you would like to purchase one.

The 2021 board looks forward to working with all of you this year. The same officers will remain in place until we have a face-to-face meeting to elect new officers. Please contact any one of us if you have any comments, questions, or concerns.

Frank Baker

President

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Presidents Message January 2021

GIG HARBOR PUGET SOUND ANGLERS PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE January 2021

Hope everyone had a joyous holiday season and looking forward to a better 2021. Our next club meeting is scheduled for January 13, 2021. This meeting will be presented via a ZOOM virtual meeting. You will receive an email with the logon information to connect to the meeting.  The guest speaker for January will be Mark Riedesel from Fish Northwest. Mark will discuss the lawsuit against NOAA and the State to gain back our fishing rights.

We will have a membership drawing for $150 donated by John Hager of Southworth Marine. We would like to thank John for continuing to support us during the Covid19 lockdown. Please try to renew your dues for 2021 either on-line or by mailing a check to our P.O. Box. The club still has recurring expenses even when not meeting face to face.

Listed are the winners of our December member raffle drawing:

  • $150 – Rick Schubert #53 $100 – Chris Trembly #191 $50 – Bill Combs #299
  • Anthony’s Gift Card – Mike Cavanagh #247
  • Tackle Pack & Boat Bag – Ted Martinez #134
  • Tackle Pack & Boat Bag – Al Roberts #157
  • Club Mug & Hat – Tom Owen #171
  • Rod & Reel – Jason Crockett #136
  • (Tekota 500 HG LC & G Loomis E6X 1266 Rod)

The club has received a new shipment of hats for sale for $15.00, let me know if you would like to purchase one.

The 2021 board looks forward to working with all of you this year. The same officers will remain in place until we have a meeting to elect new officers. Please contact any one of us if you have any comments, questions, or concerns.

Frank Baker

President

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