by Frank O’Leary
Test season is underway for the DKGNA. Georgia held our first Derby on March 6th. As we move onto Spring and early Summer, we will be having Derbies California on April 10th; Utah on April 23rd & 24th; Washington on May 8th; and we will wrap up the Derby season on June 5th in High River, Alberta, Canada.
Tickets and details for the DKGNA Annual Hunt Oregon Raffle have been mailed. If you have not received, you tickets and information you will shortly. Again, this year prizes will include the Hunt Oregon Upland Hunting Adventure provided by Hunt Oregon, LLC; the shotgun; and more. We encourage all DKGNA members to participate in the raffle and to help with the selling of the tickets. This is our annual fund raiser and enables the DKGNA to fulfill our stated purpose as a club. Please participate and make the raffle successful. Later in this newsletter is an article with complete details about the raffle.
The DKGNA website now featrures a “Shop” for your convenience. At the present time you can pay your test entry fees and buy Raffle tickets. Buy May 1st you will be able to purchase DKGNA Logo merchandise on the site.
The DKGNA membership continues to grow and expained geographically. The DKGNA Board of Directors remains committed to the grown and expansion of the Club. We recognize that we are a member service organization and the bases for our club remains our commitment to Kurzhaar Kulture. If you have any questions or concerns about the club please contact a Board member. Also, if you have suggestions how we can make our club better please share you ideas with a Board member.
The DKGNA has determined that our Annual Meeting will take place between September 23rd & September 26th. The event will be held in the Salt Lake City area and details will be forthcoming. We hope that the Covid-19 situation is under control and the event can take place.
Frank O’Leary, President