August 24 & 25
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 no fishing until the tournament starts at 8 a.m. on Aug. 24. Only those that have paid to enter the tournament will be allowed to fish until the tournament is over. This is a 24 hour tournament; registration starts at 7 a.m. on Aug. 24 and the tournament starts at 8 a.m. Aug. 24. Weigh in time is at 8 a.m. sharp Aug. 25; however you may weigh in anytime during the tournament if you do not want to stay the whole time. 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. 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 they 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. 25. 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. 24. 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. 24 only.
Spirit Plant II, Cafeteria
Sept. 12, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Sept. 13, 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Finest quality, trendy products priced up to 80% below retail, with more than 1,000 unique items/gifts for women, men, youth and children. Select from a variety of jewelry, sunglasses, wallets, select variety 1800 thread count sheet sets (sheet sets priced as marked) and much more. Cash, checks, debit cards and most major credit cards accepted. Payroll deductions will be available for SBEA members.
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 on sale at all SBEA stores.
Our chance To Say Thank You
SBEA’s annual volunteer dinner is scheduled for September 30. If you volunteered at any SBEA event since the end of July 2019, you are invited to attend the dinner. Invitations will be mailed out soon. If you do not receive your invitation, please call Stephanie at 522-2996, as we may not have your current address to mail it to you.
October 5, 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
October 6, 10:00 a.m. – 12:45 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.
Join us at Shady Creek Sporting Clays Range
1252 N. Oliver, Belle Plaine KS
October 5, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Shady Creek is an outdoor shotgun range, 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 competive shooter. Come join us as we see who the best of the best is. Cost for members is $20 per shooter if registered by Sept. 27, $25 per shooter thereafter and for nonmembers. (Includes 50 targets, lunch and a ticket for some great prizes to be given away).
You can bring your own gun & ammo or you may rent a firearm and purchase ammo at Shady Creek Sporting Clays Range. This course is zoned for shotgun shot size 7.5 or 8; any other size is prohibited. Registration will begin at 9:30 a.m. Shooters will be given a ticket when they register for a drawing of prizes at the conclusion of the shoot. We will be raffling off a Remington 870 12ga pump shotgun 28” barrel – synthetic stock, 3 chokes & a Mossberg Patriot 270 Bolt action Rifle – synthetic stock, fluted bolt, 3 – 9×40 scoop. Keep an eye out on SBEA’s web page @ www.beatoday.com with more details on this. Raffle tickets on sale at the lake store, $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.
**The winner must pass all requirements to purchase a gun and must be 18 years old.
All winners subject to background check, if unable to pass background check, gun will go to next winner.
I can meet all the guidelines to purchase a gun in the state of Kansas. **
October 12, 8:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Tickets Must Be Purchased In Advance
Tickets will be sold in advance in all SBEA stores and will only be good for our zoo day on October 12. Tickets for adults will be $6.50 (reg. price $15.95) and children (ages 3-11) for $5.00 (reg. $11.95) ages 2 and under get in free (must have a ticket). Tickets on sale July 24 in all SBEA stores. The Sedgwick County Zoo is open 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Member & their immediate family only.
November 2, 2019, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Booth Space Still Available
Come out and join us November 2, from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. for our Annual Arts – N – Crafts Show located at the Sedgwick County Extension Building, 7001 W. 21st N. You won’t want to miss out on the many returning crafters, vendors from previous years and new ones. Over 40 + crafters, vendors will be present selling all sorts of wonderful items – authentic handmade crafts, signs, rustic décor, jewelry and more. This craft show is free to attend and is family friendly. Concessions will be available to purchase. We are accepting applications and can be picked up at any SBEA store or call Stephanie at 522-2996 or email@example.com. We look forward to seeing you there. Cost for the booth space is $40.00 for members, $50.00 for nonmembers
Christmas Extravaganza Sale
This year’s Christmas Extravaganza sale location will be at 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 so you don’t 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 & perfumes are just a few of the great items we will have available at the sale.
One of the most popular “perks” SBEA members have is access to discounts across the city. SBEA provides a listing of merchants willing to provide wonderful discounts as a service to our members that can be accessed on line by visiting this page at https://beatoday.com/merchant-discounts/. The following are just a start to the discounts that are offered, you can find a complete list of all of the merchants online. Simply present your current SBEA membership card at the listed businesses. We continually look for additional discounts to offer our members.
Wichita Fit Body Boot Camp, 316-749-8484, 1520 E Douglas Ave, Wichita, is offering SBEA members 20% off current membership price. Members pay $29.60/week (reg. $37.00/week). Please call to make an appointment. Must present current SBEA card for discount
We received an updated mail code list from Spirit and will be redelivering the 2019 SBEA membership cards to Spirit’s mail room to be distributed to company mail codes. The cards will go out tomorrow morning, so start looking for your cards Thursday. Be sure to ask your supervisor to check the mail stop for your cards. If you have any questions call Susan at 522-2996.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. 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.
Your discount is valid at any Great Wolf’s 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.