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We would like to introduce you to the 2016 board members:
W. Jefferies Paul President Emeritus
Gene Aikens President
Greg O'Connell Vice President
Dave Ferdinand Treasurer
Stephen Hastings Secretary
William Watson Membership Secretary
Merchantville Fishing Club meets the 2nd Monday of each month at the Merchantville Community Center at 8:00 pm. All members are welcome and encouraged to attend. The meetings provide information about fish-off's, tournaments, state regulations, etc. Visitors are also welcome.
ATTENTION OUR AFFIDAVIT MAILING ADDRESS HAS
CHANGED YOU NEED TO MAIL AFFIDAVITS TO:
MERCHANTVILLE FC AFFIDAVITS
220 CUTHBERT BLVD.
CHERRY HILL, NJ 08002
ANNUAL AWARDS BANQUET
On Saturday, April 2, 2016, we will be celebrating our 68th Anniversary Awards Banquet. The banquet will be held at Happy Hour Club, 764 E. Laurelton Ave. (Rt.73 S), Maple Shade, NJ 08052 from 6:00 pm until 10:00 pm. The cost is $30 for adults and $10 for juniors (16 & under). Beer, soda, and setups will be provided. Guest, spouse, and/or juniors attendance is encouraged. Come out and have an enjoyable evening with us.
Advanced reservations are requested so we can estimate an accurate headcount. Seating is limited and we have approached a sell out in recent years so don't delay. For information please contact Bill Watson at 609-680-8030 or via email email@example.com. You can also mail a check to: Merchantville Fishing Club, 20 Elm Avenue, Westmont, NJ 08108, by March 15, 2016, make the check payable to "Merchantville Fishing Club".
Please indicate on the check the number of adult and juniors to attend.
REMINDER - dues are due. Dues should be paid on or before April 2, 2016 Annual dues are $20.00 for adults and $5.00 for juniors.
The 2016 optional "Fish Pools" have begun and sign-up slips are available. Contact Bill Watson (firstname.lastname@example.org) (609-680-8030) or Gene Aikens (email@example.com) (609-440-6994) for additional information. You can also sign up for the fish pools at the monthly meeting or annual banquet. Gotta be in it to win it.
Congratulations to the MFC for winning the 33rd Annual Ocracoke Invitational Surf Fishing Tournament. On April 29, 2016 the team of Capt. Greg O'Connell, John O'Connell, Gene Aikens, Bill Watson, Charlie Price, and Kevin Price defeated 70 other teams to take the top billing. The Club has finished 2nd. and 3rd. a number of times prior but this is the first "1st. Place" in 32 years attending this tournament. Way to go guys great Job!
Congratulations to the Merchantville FC for placing 3rd overall in the 2015 ASAC Season and again for the 5th. straight season winning the "Central Jersey Cup". Great Job to all anglers that fished. This was a true Club effort.
Congratulations to President Gene Aikens for winning the 2015 ASAC "Most Fish Points Men" . He will be presented with an ASAC Jacket and Plaque at the Annual ASAC General Membership Meeting in March.
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Reminder 2016 is here don't forget to complete your Saltwater Registration.