JOIN US AT SHADY CREEK SPORTING CLAYS RANGE
1252 N. OLIVER, BELLE PLAINE KS
AUGUST 19, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
August 19, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Shady Creek is an outdoor shotgun range which provides a fully automated sporting clays course along a wooded creek bed. Their shooting range offers a wide range of target presentations for the entire family and all skill levels from novice to the competitive shooter. Cost for members is $20 per shooter if registered by August 14, $25 per shooter thereafter and for nonmembers. (Includes 50 targets, lunch and a ticket for some great prizes to be given away). This course is zoned for shotgun shot size 7.5 or 8; any other size is prohibited.
We will serve lunch to all shooters and they will be given a ticket when they register for a drawing of prizes at the conclusion of the shoot. We will be raffling off 2 guns that day.
WEATHERBY 12 gauge PUMP SHOTGUN – What a gun! One of the most renown names in shotgun history! composit stock – 3” chamber – 3 changeable chokes, improved cylinder, modified and full dual slide bar action pump designed for a life time of hunting and enjoyment! Tickets are on sale at the Lake store.
RUGER 10/22 TAKE DOWN .22 SEMI AUTOMATIC – No one wears out a ruger 10/22! What a fantastic rifle! Take it hunting, boating, camping, backpacking or just strap it to your atv! this is one of the greatest survival/camping rifles ever built! .22 caliber – semi automatic – camo composite stock –ruger’s famous recessed magazine – flip down rear sights – action is drilled for scope mounts – 5 second take down for packing away in its customized leather case this could very well be the most convenient rifle you’ll ever own! Raffle tickets are on sale, $5.00 a ticket or 5 for $20.00. Please pre-register and pay at any SBEA store so we know how many shooters to expect! It also allows us to purchase the right amount of food. Come on out, eat, relax, shoot and chat with others who love the outdoors. Check www.beatoday.com or an SBEA store for more details.
August 26 & 27
Only those entered in tournament
will be allowed to fish.
This is a fund raiser for SBEA.
Your chance to catch the “BIG” one and take 1st place has just gotten better. Grab your fishing poles and don’t worry about bait, our lake store can accommodate all your needs for this tournament. Once the fish for this tournament have been stocked in the lake there will be not fishing until the tournament starts at 8 a.m. on Aug. 26. Only those that have paid to enter the tournament will be allowed to fish until the tournament is over. Registration starts at 7 a.m. and the tournament starts at 8 a.m. – 8 a.m. on Aug. 27. Weigh in time is at 8 a.m. sharp; (however you may weigh in anytime during the tournament). You may pre-register at the lake store and pay your $25 entry fee or pay any time to enter the fishing tournament. The lake will be stocked with “BIG” channel cat for this tournament (blue cats are still catch and release and will not count). There will be 3 cash prizes for the three largest creel of 4 catfish; 1st place, ($250), 2nd place ($150) and 3rd place ($100) and then $100 if you want to enter the contest for largest catfish caught for an additional $5.00 entry fee. All rules of the lake must be followed with no gold fish allowed for bait and 2 poles per fisherman. No buddy system will be allowed; you must catch your own fish and must be kept on your own stringer or in your own basket and kept in the water. Vehicles will be subject to inspection. Contestants will be supplied with an armband and rods used in the tournament will be tagged. Tournament ends promptly at 8 a.m. on Aug. 27. If you do not present your fish by that time you will be disqualified, so be sure to be on time. For your convenience the bait shop will be open until midnight on Aug. 26. This event will be open to the public however if contestant is not a member they will have to pay the $15 day fee to enter the property. The lake will be closed for fishing to everyone who is not a contestant in the tournament. Camping will be allowed only for those in the tournament on Aug 26.
All Star Adventures
5 hours of unlimited fun at All Star Adventures, tickets are $9.50 for members and $15.00 for non-members. You must buy your ticket in advance at any SBEA store location and take the ticket to the park any time during business hours to receive your arm band for 5 hours of fun. All rides are included except for arcade, concessions, batting cages and driving range. All Star Adventures, 1010 N. Webb Road. Tickets will be on sale at all SBEA stores July 14.
September 15 & 16 (must attend both dates)
SBEA lake is located at 4226 S. Gold
SBEA has scheduled the free Kansas Hunter Education Class for September 15th & 16th, 2017. This class teaches new hunters to be responsible, ethical, safe and knowledgeable. By law, the course must be a minimum of 10 hours in length. Most courses are 12 hours or longer. The courses are taught by volunteer instructors across the state. The course consists of subjects covering hunter responsibility, ethics, fair chase, history of firearms, firearm basics, ammunition, basic gun safety, field safety, bowhunting, conservation and wildlife management, wildlife of Kansas, outdoor emergencies and boating safety for hunters. You must attend all classes and pass the test the last night to get your hunter safety card. Sign up forms are available in all SBEA stores. Members are free, non-members $5.00 to enroll in the class.
Main SBEA Store
Sept. 14, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Sept. 15, 7:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Finest quality, trendy products priced up to 80% below retail, with more than 1,000 unique items for women, men, youth and children. Select from a variety of jewelry, scarves, sunglasses, wallets and much more. Cash, checks, debit cards and most major credit cards accepted. Payroll deductions will be available for SBEA members.
October 14 – 2 1/2 Hours Of Your Choosing
2 ½ hours of fun at Urban Air Trampoline Park, tickets are $11.00 for members and $15.00 for non-members. You must buy your ticket in advance at any SBEA store location by Oct. 9th and take the ticket and signed waiver form to the park any time during business hours 10:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. to receive your arm band(s) for 2 1/2 hours of fun. One arm band includes access to all trampoline attractions and the 2nd armband is good for a session of High Ropes Obstacle Course (height restrictions apply, 50’ or taller). When purchasing your ticket, please be sure to pick up a waiver form to fill out and turn in with your ticket. Urban Air Trampoline Park, 8545 W. Irving St. Tickets will be on sale in all SBEA stores August 14.
November 4, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
9932 SW Eugene Rd, Augusta
SBEA is hosting our annual art – n -crafts fair November 4, 2017, and would love to have you join us. We are now accepting applications for crafters/vendors to join in the fun. Booth sizes are 8×10, and setup will be on Friday November 3 from 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. Cost for the booth space is $40.00 for members, $50.00 for nonmembers. No admission fee to get into the show, concessions will be available. Pick up an application at any SBEA store or call Stephanie at 522-2996 to have one mailed to you.
November 11, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
November 12, 10:00 a.m. – 12:50 p.m.
SBEA members can receive a 10 x 13 family portrait on canvas for free. This special offer is limited to one canvas per family. There must be at least one adult in the family pose, however extra poses will be taken. Pictures will be taken at the Cessna Activity Center 2744 George Washington Blvd. Finished portraits will be ready approximately two to three weeks later. An adult family member must return to pick up and view extra portraits that will be available for consideration. SBEA member must call 522-2996 to schedule an appointment.
Christmas Extravaganza Sale
This year’s Christmas Extravaganza sale location has moved to the Reliance Community Church, 11910 W. Pawnee St. Hours will be 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. This is a 1 day only sale where our members can buy all brand new merchandise at our cost. Some items are limited quantities so be sure to hit the sale early and not miss out. SBEA members will be able to do payroll deductions, checks, debit and credit cards. Snacks and drinks will be provided during the sale and kids will receive a bag of candy from SBEA. Jewelry, toys, Yeti cups (limited quantities) & perfumes are just a few of the great items we will have available at the sale. Watch our Facebook page for photos of some of the items that will be in the sale.
SBEA members save up to $25.00 per ticket with no shipping, tax or handling fees. Check with your SBEA stores for more information and availability. Prices very per game, check with your SBEA store seating and availability. Some games are limited on tickets. $5.00 additional charge for non members.
You Have 3 Options To View The Newsletter
Did you know that you can view the Spirit/Boeing Today newsletter on line? Better yet, how about from the comforts of your own home. The answer is yes, our newsletter is available to view at www.beatoday.com or you can have it emailed to you simply by filling out the form on the back of the newsletter with your email address and send it to Stephanie at K30-35 or email it to her at email@example.com. We even have sign up forms in all SBEA stores to fill out if you would like to be added to the e-news letter list. For those that want a copy mailed to your home we will be glad to print it off and mail it to your home, but the cost is $10.00 a year.
2017 Board of Directors Elections Coming Up
SBEA is currently sitting at 8 board members and wants to work towards getting back to a board of 12 board members. Serving on the Board offers an opportunity to play a direct role in determining an organization’s overall direction and impact. The 2017 SBEA Board of Directors election is coming in November and they would like to see active members feel and take ownership of part of the great association they are part of. Now is the time to start thinking about possible candidates to fill the 4 open positions. All candidates must have been a SBEA member in good standing for at least 1 year prior to the date of their nomination. Nomination forms will be available starting September 25 and accepted from Sept. 25 – Oct. 13. If you have questions about what a Board member does and their obligations please call Trish at 522-2996 or contact a present Board member. Their email addresses are on the SBEA web page under about / about SBEA.
Our board members play an active role and pride themselves on supporting each other as a team. They also want our members to have an opportunity to learn and help shape the future of the SBEA. Contact Trish is you would like to sit in on a Board meeting. Board meeting are always the 2nd Thursday of every month.
Did you know SBEA has a store located in the basement of the Meritrust Credit Union on South Oliver? Store hours are Mon. – Fri. 2:30 p.m.– 4:00 p.m. Check us out on your way home from work. Our friendly clerk is always ready to serve you. Spouses, retirees, extended members and family members can also utilize the credit union and lake store to purchase movie tickets, gift cards, SBEA gift certificates, cards for all occasions, gifts and much more. Stop in today and see what all the Meritrust Credit Union SBEA store and SBEA lake store has to offer.
Starting on January 1 your discount will be valid at any of our 14 Lodges throughout the U.S. and Canada!!
Great Wolf Lodge in Kansas City is the only place you can go and be able to experience a huge indoor waterpark; stay in guest rooms designed like the beautiful north woods cabins and dine in restaurants that will make you feel like you are camping under the stars. Plus the lodge is conveniently located on Kansas City’s west side right next to The Kansas Speedway, Sporting Park, Cabela’s, and The Legends Shopping Center. SBEA members save up to 30% off best available rates which includes waterpark admission the day you arrive through the day you depart. You must show your SBEA membership card at time of check-in. Check with your SBEA stores to get your corporate code for the discount. Offer is valid now until the end of December 30, 2017.
Extended Membership: Current members can purchase an extended membership for any family member in their family.
Open Membership: SBEA is now extending the opportunity to join the SBEA to all armed services and emergency relief personnel (Military, Firemen, Policemen, and EMS) Current active duty identification or retirement identification cards must be shown.
Going To Retire? 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 lake office to join.
Affiliate Membership: If you are laid off, you may purchase an affiliate membership (up to 4 years). If you are laid off and then retire you are eligible for a retiree membership. Bring something to show your retirement status down to the lake office to join.
SBEA Reaches Out To Its Members
With all the employment changes in the last few years at Spirit & Boeing, SBEA wants to ensure that our members know that they are eligible to keep their SBEA memberships when they retire or leave the company. You retain most of your membership privileges and still get all the discounts and perks that you had as a member. For a full list of SBEA membership opportunities go to www.beatoday.com and click on the “Membership” tab. It will tell you what type of SBEA memberships are available to you and what the cost will be.