Welcome to the SandyPondSportsmans Association!
Remember we will be having a Roast Pork Dinner Saturday 5/2 at 4PM. Cost is $9:00 and it is open to the public. Come join us for a fantastic meal and great company.
On Sunday May 17th we will be having a gathering to remember Marion Dillabough. It will be from 2 to 5. Please join us in our efforts to honor this great member of our organisation.
The club would like to extend a HUGE thank you to all who participated in Club cleanup day this year. Thanks to all the help we finished in record time! THANK YOU ALL!
With the outstanding support of Senator Pattie Richie we are very pleased and excited to announce that the Sandy Pond Sportsman’s Association has been awarded a Grant to promote fishing on Sandy Pond. That grant was passed this week and to date we do not have the total Grant Disbursement Agreement. That agreement will define our ability and direction we can use the grant to support fishing on the POND.
Through a combination of efforts lead by Sen. Richie, Town of Sandy Creek and the Sportsman’s Club we plan to establish a program to encompass all of the Pond and area business friends to promote this area as a great place to visit and fish, both summer and winter.
Leading the Grant administration is Ms. Nancy Ridgeway, Town Supervisor Sandy Creek and Lee Harvey SPSA. Due to extensive effort prior to and following the grant application and disbursements Mr. Lou Box has been selected as the grant executor. He has accomplished a lion’s share of the grant application process and follow-up and will continue to establish a team to see the grant benefits all with NYS oversight. Lou has been the main stay in obtaining the grant for both the Town and the SPSA will continue head up the success of the grant disbursements to benefit the Pond.
I cannot thank Sen. Richie enough for putting her support behind us and the Pond. It’s an area that not only needs support but can prove its worth to support the economy of the area.
Stay tuned for updates on use and events.
We will be hosting a NYS BOATING SAFETY COURSE on May 16th from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. To register call 315 598-7854. Cost is $35.00 per person. Lunch will be available at the Club House.
One of our members, Tim Pauldine has written a book about our beloved Sandy Pond. If you would like to order it you can click this link. Sandy Pond
For information on ice conditions all over check out www.iceshanty.com
Please everyone take a minute to watch this video if you have not seen it and be prepared when heading onto the ice. Do you know how to survive falling through the ice? Click here to see how.
The Queen of Hearts will be back in June.
Our normal breakfast buffet on the 3rd Sunday of each month is back! Join us this month for a tasty start to your Sunday!
George Blanchard recently donated some of his beautiful hand carvings to us and we have them displayed at the club. If you have not had a chance to see them yet click here to see Carvings by George Blanchard thank you George from all of us at the club.
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Our thanks to you Jeannie!
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Another great link for the NY Sportsman!
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