Posted by: jsuz2000 | February 9, 2014

Bulletin February 2014

Our twelfth annual Winter Show is scheduled for March 1. There will be classes for Standards, Bantams, Ducks, and Pigeons. The entry form is enclosed with this month’s newsletter.

Date: Saturday, March 1, 2014 (Storm date: Sunday, March 2)

Location: Carpernters Inc., 12 Park Rd., Kensington

Arrival: Before 10:00 A.M.

Departure: After judging is completed and awards are presented.

Entry fee: $1.00 per entry. Fees to be sent with entry. Note that lunch is not being provided this year. There are several dining establishments in Kensington for everyone to go to.

Birds will be placed from first to fourth. A Best of Breed will be selected in each breed. Ribbons will be available upon request.

Trophies will be awarded for Champion and Reserve Standard, Bantam, Duck, and Pigeon. Trophies will also be awarded for the Grand Champion of the Show and the Champion Junior Exhibit.

Entries close February 19, 2014.

Send all entries to: Trevor MacDonald, P.O. Box 31, Murray River, P.E.I. C0A 1W0.

Chickens must be vaccinated for I.L.T. and banded.

Birds will be left in their carrying boxes until they are called to be judged. After the class is judged, birds will return to their boxes.

Colours will be judged together unless there are four or more of a recognized colour shown. In this case, a colour class will be made.

A 50/50 draw will take place during the day.

Judge – Steve Webster. Additional judges may be added if necessary.

Also:

Please note that the March meeting will take place at the Winter Show.

-The location of the Winter Show is in the Industrial Park in Kensington. It is located across from the Kubota dealer and the vet clinic.

-The annual campaign for Spring Show awards is in this month’s newsletter. If you would like to donate money for a show award(s), please send it to the secretary.

-If you would like to donate a special prize (cash or trophy) at the Spring Show, please let the secretary know. These are in addition to the awards mentioned above.

-Listings for the 2014 Maritime Fanciers Directory are now being accepted. If you would like to list in this year’s book, please contact Trevor MacDonald. Deadline is March 15.

It was great to see a good attendance at the February meeting. The Winter Show is coming very soon. If you plan to show, PLEASE get your entries in on time!!

Trevor MacDonald, Editor

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