UFFDA Schedule of Events
UFFDA CALENDAR OF UPCOMING EVENTS:
February 26-March 3, 2017 – The HBM/UFFDA Winter Rendezvous at the Rio Bonito Ranch in Texas. Both disabled and able-bodied hunters are welcome. For more information, call the UFFDA Main Desk at 320-634-3660.
April 1, 2017 - Ballots for the 2017 Board of Directors go in the mail.
April 25, 2017 – Ballots for the 2017 Board of Directors go in the mail due at UFFDA Main Desk.
March 31-April 2, 2017 – UFFDA booth at Wisconsin Deer and Turkey Expo in Madison, WI. Volunteers needed to help sell raffle tickets during all three days. Call 608-745-4868 to sign up as a volunteer.
April 29, 2017 – Annual UFFDA Board Meeting and Annual Spring Banquet will be held in Park Rapids, MN… exact location will follow in March of 2017. The board meeting will begin at 11:00 am and will break up in time to prepare for the Banquet that follows that evening. Social hour will begin at 4:00 pm with the meal being served at 5:30 pm. Program will follow immediately after supper. Bring your friends and relatives, the public is invited. RSVP required to insure that there is enough food to be served.
June 24, 2017 - UFFDA Picnic at Heartland Park in Park Rapids, MN. Shelters will be open by 10:00 am. Early afternoon will feature grilled burgers and hot dogs and pot luck meal. Bring your own beverages as well as your friends, relatives, in-laws and out-laws to this fun packed event… and spend some quality time with our UFFDA Park Rapids family.
September 18-22, 2017 - 3 rd Annual Dean Craft Memorial Hunt in Buffalo County for an UFFDA wheelchair hunter. The hunt is free, but hunter will be responsible for his or her travel, hotel and meal expenses. Kelly and Kodi Craft will be the guides for this hunt. For more information contact the UFFDA Main Desk at 320-634-3660.
September 28-October 1, 2017 – 23rd Annual UFFDA Camp Wilderness Hunt in Park Rapids, MN. Guides and volunteers are still needed so if you would like to come and help, call the UFFDA Main Desk at 320-634-3660.
October 23-27, 2017 – The 9th Annual UFFDA Buffalo County Hunt for two disabled UFFDA members and their two able-bodied guides. Guides are expected to assist hunters throughout the week, but will be able to hunt the entire time. Teams will be selected via a sealed bid auction.
October 19-22, 2017 – The 14th Annual UFFDA Camp Tesomas Hunt in Rhinelander, WI - Guides and volunteers are still needed so if you would like to come and help, call Hunt Chairman, Tom Nicholson at 608-745-4868.
October 28-November 1, 2017 – The 5th Annual HBM/UFFDA Combo hunt at Buffalo Point in Manitoba. Big bucks, Black Bears and Wary Wolves for both disabled and able-bodied hunters alike. For more information, call the UFFDA Main Desk at 320-634-3660. Arrive on Friday November 4th and leave for home on November 10th.
December 31, 2017 - UFFDA Board of Directors Candidate Deadline. If you would like to be a candidate for the 2018 Board Member Election, you must submit a photo and a short bio by this date to be included on the ballot. This is an absolute requirement to be on the ballot.
For more information about any of these events, please call the UFFDA Main Desk at 320-634-3660.