July 16, 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
The largest fish caught wins a High Tech jumbo fishing basket. You must be a member and register your catch with the ranger. These fish must be legal size and alive.
June Creel Catch
Catfish 266, Trout 6, Crappie 20, Bluegill 40, Carp 9, Bass 42, Total 383
15% Off – All trout bait
Thank You Johnny
We want to send out a Big Thank You to retiree member Johnny Martin who renewed his membership and donated $100.00 to help with dock repair. Johnny later called and wants to challenge all SBEA members to match his donation or any amount will be appreciated for repairs of the docks, Thank You again Johnny!
Protect All Your Trailers
With all the theft going on around town, now is the perfect time to protect your trailers. Stop by and check out the trailer locks on display that are for sale at the SBEA Lake store. CW Trailer Coupler Locks is donating the money on the first 2 locks sold to help with dock repairs. Visit their website at https://cwtrailerlocks.com/ and you can order other locks that we do not have in the lake store. These are pretty heavy duty and awesome locks, so don’t forget to come check them out.
Wed.- Sun. 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Wed.- Sun. 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m.
Lake & Store are both closed on Monday & Tuesday year – round except for some holidays.
Lake Hours are open Fri. 7:00 a.m. until Sun. 10.00 p.m.
Summer has officially arrived and that means one thing, it’s camping season! Camping is a time to relax and enjoy nature, either by yourself or with others. It’s also been known that camping in nature has a wonderful impact on mental health and overall wellbeing. So why not give it a try, come camp at SBEA lake, sit back, fish and enjoy a little bit of nature.
Camping is open every Friday 7:00 a.m. – Sunday 10:00 p.m. until Labor Day Weekend. On a great note, this 4th of July weekend SBEA lake will be opened for camping Friday – Monday until after the fireworks on the 4th. Don’t forget to decorate your campsite for the “Most Patriotic campsite/picnic area” contest held on 4th of July; judging will take place throughout the day with winners announced at 6:45 p.m.
We have Jon boats available to rent. The boat rental and our members safety is a big concern to us. Please view all the rules and regulations on boat rentals at our website https://beatoday.com/lake/rules-and-regulations/#boating-rules.
12’ to 14’ fishing boats available for rent. $2.00 per person/per hour.
$1.00 per person/per 30 minutes. .50¢ per person for the next 1/2 hour.
Are You Ready?
Camping season is here and that means camping by the fire. The lake store will have fire pits available during May 27– September 5. There are several requirements. No fires will be allowed until you check with the ranger for full details. SBEA has fire pits available for rent in the lake store as well as firewood. You cannot set up a fire pit unless approved by the rangers. Cost per day will be $20.00 deposit, $5.00 rental with your own firewood or free rental if you purchase firewood from SBEA. Please check in with the lake store for a list of fire pit rules and application to sign. Absolutely no fire pits will be accepted on the docks or picnic areas at any time.
Membership Card Information
2022 Membership Cards Are Available In The Main Plant Store.
SBEA membership cards are located at the main store for pickup this year. Members can request to pick up their cards at any of the SBEA stores by calling 526-2111.
Does SBEA Have Your Right SBEA Mail Code
Please help us keep our files current. Has your home address, phone number or Spirit/Boeing mailstop changed? If the answer is yes, please take a moment to make any changes on the form on the back of the newsletter and return them to SBEA at K30-35 or email us at Missy@beatoday.com. Please check with your supervisor for your mail code and let us know to help ensure you get your 2022 cards
We are open. Come on in and see us anytime during our open hours. We love to have visitors. Days may change based on sales., check website for current hours.
Main Store Open Mon. – Fri., 8:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
IPB3 Store: Open Mon., Wed. & Fr., 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Strut Store: Mon., Wed., Fri., 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
KK Store: Open Tues. & Thurs. 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Credit Union Store: Open Mon. – Fri., 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
CMF Store: Open Mon. – Fri., 10:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Lake Store: Summer Hours: Wed.- Sun. 7:00 a.m. – 9:30 p.m. Lake Hours: Wed.- Sun. 7:00 a.m. – 10:00 p.m. Lake and lake store are closed Monday’s & Tuesday’s.
SBEA provides a listing of merchants willing to provide discounts as a service to our members.
Members, please call SBEA at 526-2111 for the code on the following 3 perks which can be used anywhere in the US.
Perk Program- more than 300,000 products from more than 50,000 leading merchants
Tickets at Work – cost-free benefit which provides you access to thousands of exclusive travel and entertainment discounts
Trip Beat – up to 40% savings at more than 2,400 resort condo properties in 90 countries starting at only $399. per week.
We have 100’s of discounts to local retailers. Please visit https://beatoday.com/merchant-discounts to see local merchants willing to provide wonderful discounts as a service to our members.
We recognize the value of our existing customers and we want to reward you for your continuous business. Each time you spend $10.00 or more a trip on clothing, tackle, merchandise or candy the clerk will take the customer loyalty card and date and initial 1 spot. After 5 separate visits where the member spends more than $10.00 in any SBEA store the clerk will sign and date the members SBEA Loyalty Card and have the members sign and add their BMIS number on the back of the card.
Once the Loyalty Card is full, the member will receive 20% off one (1) item of merchandise, clothing or tackle only, no other departments (one item only not the entire purchase).
20% off offer does not apply to tickets, candy, flowers, gift cards, tools, dues or bait.
Save 10% on your 2022 hunting, fishing or combo license. You can purchase them at the main store or lake store. Prices are: hunting license $24.75 (reg. $27.50), fishing license $24.75 (reg. $27.50) and a combo license $42.75 (reg. 47.50).
Looking for Donations
To help maintain or repair the fishing docks, we are always in need of lumber to help with the upkeep of the lake. So if anyone has any lumber lying around or has finished a job and wants to get rid of scraps (3 ft or longer) please let Trish or Eric Chytka know. SBEA would be grateful for whatever you would like to donate. 316-522-2996.
Going to retire or have already retired, have we got something for you! Did you know you can remain a SBEA member after retirement from Boeing or Spirit for just $50.00 a year? With the retiree membership you can enjoy all the activities throughout the year; fish at the lake, shop in the lake store and at the SBEA store in the Meritrust Credit Union on S. Oliver and enjoy all of the same great discounts you had during your active years. When you retire from Boeing or Spirit, and do not go to work for the other company, you are eligible to keep your membership current. Bring something to show your retirement status down to the SBEA Administration Office at 4226 S. Gold. to join. For more information, please contact Susan at 522-2996 or email her at email@example.com.
SBEA Payroll Deductions
Just a friendly reminder to our members on our payroll policy
- Members can only do 2 payroll deductions per month.
- Each payroll deduction is limited to $300.00.
- Member must spend $25.00 to be able to do a payroll deduction. Any deduction from $25.00 – $100.00 will come out in 1 paycheck.
- Any amount over $100.00 you may divide into 2 pay checks.
- If your account balance goes over $600.00 for any reason your account will be frozen until you have it paid down to $200.00.
- If for any reason your account is not paid off in 60 days you will not be allowed to do any more payroll deductions until the full amount is paid in full.
- We will ask for email addresses so we may contact the member should we need to notify them of any payroll issues.
- If a member does 2 payroll deductions in one week the deductions will be added together and processed as 1 deduction.
- If for any reason we cannot collect what is owed to SBEA when a payroll deduction is submitted you will be suspended from doing further payroll deductions until debt is paid in full. If this problem continues your privileges will be reviewed for suspension or payroll deduction privileges will be revoked.
- If your payroll deduction is sent to collections you will lose the privilege of doing payroll deductions permanently and your membership is suspended until the debt is paid.
- Violations of this policy could cause a member to be suspended from doing payroll deductions or lose the ability to do payroll deductions at all.
SBEA Return Check Policy
Due to the amount of returned checks we have received recently, we thought we would give a little reminder of our check policy.
All returned checks will be charged a $35.00 service fee. (Subject to change)
Stopped payments are the same as any returned check, with a $35.00 service charge.
2 returned checks will result in a 1 year suspension of your check-writing privileges.
After the 4th returned check you will be placed on a no more ever list and will not be allowed to write any more checks to SBEA.
Upon appeal, check-writing privileges may be restored at the discretion of the Board.
If you do not pick up your returned check within 15 days your check writing privileges will be suspended for 6 months.
If returned checks are not picked up within 60 days they will be sent to collections.
If a check is sent to collections you will loose all check privileges forever.
If you have an unpaid returned check you will not be allowed to do a payroll deduction. (Unless you want to pick up the returned check on a payroll deduction.)
SBEA will not take any check that does not have your name and address printed on it or any check that does not have a printed number on it higher than 300.
Members may only write one check a day for cash not to exceed $20.00.
If your checks were lost/stolen, or returned in error, check with manager for details.
Did you lose something the last time you visited SBEA? This past year SBEA has acquired quit a bit of lost items and would love to be able to return them to their rightful owners. We just need for the right owner to come in, describe what the item is that is missing. Please see Pat or Jeff and they will be glad to see if the lost items are yours. https://beatoday.com/sbea-lost-found-policy/
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