SBEA Day At Rock River Rapids
July 21, 12:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
We will not have a representative from SBEA at the gate this year. Tickets will be sold in advance in all SBEA stores and will only be good for our Rock River Rapids July 21. Pay $4.50 for adult and $4.00 for youth (3-17), children under the age of 8 must be accompanied by an adult age 16 or older to enter facility. Tickets will go on sale June 18 and can be purchased in any SBEA store. Rock River Rapids is open 12:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Regular prices are $9.00 for adult and $8.00 for youth.
Purchase your tickets now for the 84th NBC World Series July 27th – Aug. 11th, at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium. Tickets on all SBEA stores for $8.25.
Save 40% – 70%, SBEA Main Store
August 7, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. & August 8, 7:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Stop by these SBEA stores to check out the very best products available in the convenience of your workplace, at a huge retail discount. Payroll deductions can be done during SBEA store hours. Stop and check out the books, toys and gifts that have been brought in just for members.
Learn how to safely and responsibly enjoy hunting in the outdoors
August 24 & 25 ( Must attend both classes to pass and receive certificate)
SBEA has scheduled the free Kansas Hunter Education Class for August 24 & 25, 2018. Class will be in the pavilion, north side of the SBEA Recreation Area, 4226 S. Gold. 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.
August 25 & 26
Only those entered in tournament will be allowed to fish. This is a fund raiser for SBEA.
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. 25. 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. 25. Weigh in time is at 8 a.m. sharp Aug. 26; (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 will count this time). 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., 3rd pole permit not allowed in tournament. 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. 26. 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. 25. 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 for those in the tournament on Aug. 25 only.
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 go on sale at all SBEA stores July 14th.
Mike Seltzer Jewelers
Sept. 13 & 14
Show your 2018 SBEA card and get 55% off your Mother’s Day or Father’s Day gifts. Lay-a-way, no money down, 12 equal payments, no interest with approved credit. Applies to everything in the store except estate pieces, or diamonds that are one carat or over. A smaller discount will be given for these items. Visit Mike Seltzer Jewelers at 2929 N. Rock Road, Tues. – Sat. 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
September 22 & 23, SBEA Recreation Area
Let’s face it – though many people around the world consider Christmas as a time to spread joy and give thanks, the stress that comes with shopping for gifts can be a real doozy. Join us Sept. 22 from 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. & Sept. 23 from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at SBEA Recreation Area for our Christmas In September sale. Our stores are overflowing with merchandise and we are out of room. This is your chance to cash in on our misfortune and purchase your favorite items at a great discounted price.
September 29, 2018, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Booth Space Now Available
We are now accepting applications to our annual Arts – N – Show Sept. 29 at the Sedgwick County Extension Building, 7001 W. 21st N. Setup will be on Friday Sept. 28 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.
Overnight camping Ends Sept. 2
Lake Hours for camping are open Fri. 7:00 a.m. until Sun. 10.00 p.m.
Memorial Day Lake Hours:
The lake will open on May 25 and stay open until 10:00 p.m. on Monday May 28.
Camping for Memorial Weekend 7:00 a.m. May 25 until 10:00 p.m. on Monday May 28 (lake closes at 10:00 p.m. May 28)
Weekend camping is only during the summer hours. Camping will be available starting Memorial Day weekend to Labor Day weekend. $6.00 per day (2pm – 2pm) to camp in an electrical site.
Please review full camping rules at https://beatoday.com/lake/rules-and-regulations/#camping-rules
Join us at Shady Creek Sporting Clays Range
1252 N. Oliver, Belle Plaine KS
October 13, 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.
Shooters will be given a ticket when they register for a drawing of prizes at the conclusion of the shoot. We will also be raffling off 2 shotguns that day, a Remington 700 ADL .270 Win Bolt-Action Centerfire Rifle- Bolt action with a 4+1-round capacity, carbon steel barrel with a matte finish, black synthetic stock and X-Mark Pro trigger.
Remington 870 Express 12 Gauge Pump-Action Shotgun- 4-round capacity shotgun that features a 28″ vent-rib Remington choke barrel with a matte black, no reflective metal finish and a wood-laminated stock with a satin finish and a SuperCell recoil pad. The receiver is machined from a solid block of steel.
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. Tickets are on sale at all SBEA stores.
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.
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, 2018.
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.