Sunday, June 19, 2011

At Veterans Park, M-25, Bay City, MI

May 6, 2011 Updated Information:

Plans are well underway for the 2011 WALLEYES FOR WARRIORS Veterans fishing event. Please review the list below to be updated on important information.

; -MEET AND GREET event will be held Saturday, June 18 at Veterans Park 3:00 p.m.

registration will begin for Veterans and Boat Captains. Veterans and Boat Captains will then have a chance to meet each other at the Captains Meeting to be held after registration

; -FISHING EVENT will begin at 6:15 a.m. Sunday, June 19. At that time Veterans and Boat Captains will begin launching from the dock. At 8:00 a.m. Colors ceremony will take place. Soaring Eagle and Sanganing Eagles Landing Casinos will furnish a sack lunch and water for the Veterans and Boat Captains.

-VETERANS will need to bring the following items: -Tennis shoes -Sunglasses -Sunscreen if desired -Cap or hat-Light rain coat-FISHING LICENSE -SMOKERS are asked to discuss smoking on the boat for safty reasons with their Captain at Saturday™s Meet and Greet event.

EVENT held on Sunday after returning from fishing will include a pig roast FOR VETERANS AND BOAT CAPTAINS provided by the Soaring Eagle and Sanganing Eagles Landing Casinos.

; -OTHER FEATURES at the Main Event will include: Motorcycle groups with flags to honor Veterans, an antique military vehicle display, a special warrior drum , ceremony by the Ogitchedaw Warriors Society, and an awards ceremony emceed

by Mike Avery of Outdoor Magazine.

-MOTEL ROOMS are still available at the reduced rate through May 19 if you mention

the Walleyes for Warriors event at the following locations:

3915 Three Mile Rd., 2100 W. Wackerly St. Midland, MI (989)837-1010

Old Bridge Rd. Bay City, MI (989)686-3500

******There are still a few openings for Veterans wishing to fish. If any of you know a Vet

who would like to take part in this event, PLEASE have them call Nels Larsen at (989)837- 2681 or (989)928-4368 to sign up. We need to fill list ASAP.

nbsp; ******Direct questions regarding this event to Nels Larsen, (989)837-2681 or (989)928-4368.******Please give notice if you have registered but become unable to attend this event.

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