Events

DSC Northeast Calendar of Upcoming Events — Hold the Dates!


Come join us for our 2017 Holiday Party!!!

***Please Note Change of Date***

 

The evening will feature a buffet of select gourmet game dishes, plus several raffle & door prize drawings.

This will be a fun evening of fellowship, sharing member highlights from the past year afield, and enjoying the beginning of a wonderful holiday season…

DATE:

Saturday, December 2, 2017 (Cocktails at 6PM; Seating at 6:30PM)

PLACE:

Wyndham Southbury

1284 Strongtown Rd

Southbury, CT 06488

COST:

Buffet dinner $40 for adults, $30 for youths aged 16 and under.

Cash Bar. Business Casual Attire.

Seats must be reserved in advance.

RSVP required.

RSVP:

To RSVP for this event, please call DSC Northeast Vice President Johnny Humphries at (860) 961-8250 by Monday, November 27th


HOLIDAY CLAY SHOOT & TOUR

Please join us at Griffin & Howe for a celebration of its rebranding, complete renovation of the Pro Shop, and expansion of its facilities at Hudson Farm Club, with a weekend of clay shooting. The number of spots for clay shooting are limited so secure yours today by calling our Pro Shop. 

 

 

James Purdey & Sons will join us for this special weekend and will be offering demo shooting of its full line of Purdey Shotguns. The Griffin & Howe Pro Shop is now carrying a complete line of Purdey leather goods and accessories, as well. In addition, the Pro Shop carries Blaser, B. Rizzini, Browning, Beretta, Caesar Gerini, AyA along with Sitka Gear and Danner for clothing and footwear.

Gunsmiths will be guiding tours of the custom 6,000 sq. ft. gun manufacturing facility, and will be giving a sneak peek to attendees only, of our new Griffin & Howe rifle for 2018. Our new rifle instructor will be showing off the expanded rifle range that has been extended to 750 yards. This state-of-the-art range, with its heated shoot house is staffed and equipped to take care of all your long range and big game hunting preparation needs. It is a must see. 

 

Don’t miss out on this unique opportunity for a weekend of clays with Griffin & Howe and James Purdey & Sons.

Weekend Highlights:

 

Tour our new state-of-the-art facilities, including the newly renovated Pro Shop and 6,000 sq. ft. custom gun shop.

Tour our new Rifle Range, just expanded to 750 yards, with heated shoot house and rifle instructors to inform you of the many hunting and target shooting courses available at the range. 

Sneak peek of our new Griffin & Howe Rifle for 2018.

Sporting clays shooting on our world-class clays course. 

Enjoy experiencing shooting the finest of sporting shotguns with James Purdey & Sons.

Tour our expanded and newly-renovated Gunroom & Pro Shop with its extensive selection of fine shotguns, rifles, clothing and accessories. New brands we proudly offer include Blaser, B. Rizzini, Browning, Beretta, Caesar Gerini, AyA along with Sitka Gear and Danner for clothing and footwear, and the latest in Gore Tex thermal state-of-the-art hunting apparel. 

 

Schedule:

 

Saturday, December 9th

Coffee and tea available in Pro Shop

12 pm – 5 pmVisit the renovated G&H Showroom featuring a James Purdey & Sons exhibit

12 pm – 5 pm: Demo Purdey Shotguns and tour of G&H Manufacturing Shop and Rifle Range

2 pm – 4 pm50 Clay Shoot for the first 40 registered shooters ($75 per shooter includes cartridges, clays and carts)

4 pm: Hors d’oeuvres & Beverages in Pro Shop

Sunday, December 10th

Coffee and tea available in Pro Shop

9 am – 1 pmVisit the renovated G&H Showroom featuring a James Purdey & Sons exhibit

9 am – 1 pm: Demo Purdey Shotguns and tour of G&H Manufacturing Shop and Rifle Range

10 am – 12 pm50 Clay Shoot for the first 40 registered shooters ($75 per shooter includes cartridges, clays and carts)

12 pm: Hors d’oeuvres & Beverages in Pro Shop

To register for the clay shoot, please contact the Griffin & Howe Shooting School at(973)-398-2670 or at bookings@griffinhowe.com to reserve today as space is limited!

 


 

January 3-8, 2018 – DSC Convention & Texas Group Hunt

Attend the Dallas Safari Club (DSC) Convention.

Go on a Texas hunt.

Do either one, or even better do both!

 

Those who have attended our previous years’ group trips to Texas know how much fun this is. For those who haven’t yet, you should seriously consider coming on down to the Lone Star State with us in 2018. Plan now to get away from the winter weather for a few days and enjoy the camaraderie of fellow DSC Members.

 

2018 TRIP SCHEDULE

Wednesday, January 3rd: Welcome Party at Gilley’s Dallas (6:30PM Onwards)

Thursday, January 4th: Attend DSC Convention & Evening Banquet/Auction (full day)

Friday, January 5th: Attend DSC Convention (morning – early afternoon)

                                        Late afternoon flight to San Antonio for start of DSC Northeast member group hunt

Saturday, January 6th & Sunday, January 7th: Member group hunt (two full days)

Monday, January 8th: Return flight home from San Antonio

 

Those interested in further information & estimated costs for the above trip are asked to please call

DSC Northeast Secretary Frank Herrick at (860) 334-1403 soonest (NLT December 15th),

as this trip requires some early coordination.

We hope to have you with us in Texas in January!


 

February 2018 – Maine Snowshoe Hare & Predator Hunt

Special Combo Group Hunt for Snowshoe Hare & Predators, hosted by Doug Teel, Jr of Northridge Outfitters in Greenfield Twp, ME.

Two full days of action-packed hare hunting behind trained beagles, at discounted DSC Northeast group rate of $225 per person/per day.

This is super fun, and if the hares aren’t enough excitement for you you can also hunt coyotes in the evenings over set baits for no additional charge!

For those wanting to increase the excitement factor even more, coyote or bobcat hunting behind hounds is available as an upgrade option at discounted group rate of an additional $150 per person/per day.

 

Schedule of this hunt is as follows:

Thursday: Arrive at Lodge, late afternoon/early evening

Friday & Saturday: Two full days hunting, with Saturday evening departure.

For those also wanting to add a third full day of hunting on Thursday, Doug will include Saturday night lodging free of charge.

Please note that there is no Sunday hunting in the State of Maine.

Doug is currently holding 2 different sets of dates open for DSC Northeast members to choose from: February 1-3 or February 8-10.

Actual dates for this hunt will be set as soon as a minimum of 3 DSC Northeast members/guests commit.

 

Space for this hunt is very limited (max. of 8 persons),

so RSVP early via telephone at 1-800-355-3567 or

email at contact@dscnortheast.org to get your preferred dates and reserve your spot!

 

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