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WELCOME NEW MEMBERS: Erway family: Michele, Charles and youth members Clifton, Raymond, Tristan, and Evan; from Genesee, PA Miller family: Julie and youth members Carson and Carlee, from Eldorado, OK Daniel Nemeth, youth member from Perry, OH Ariana St. Pierre, from Pollock, LA Tanya Lafitte, from Ellijay, GA Linda Frazier, from Kalispell, MT Carol Tank, from Garrison, ND Zachary Holtmeyer/Nicole Velotta, WA Kristine Konesko, from Fowlerville, MI Holly McAleese, from Glen Allen, VA Ian Engling, youth member from Wheatland, WY Elise Silipini, youth member from Chardon, OH Brenda and Shauna DiRienzo, from Freehold, NJ Michael and Jennifer Dobbs, from Abilene, KS Kimberly and Kori Botelho, from Swansea, MA Jack Underberg, from Turton, SD David Moll, from Wauseon, OH
THANKS FOR YOUR RENEWALS: Nadine Percival Emma Persoon Jacob Dailey John Porritt Stephen Pappas Bob Bennett Bill, Zac and Zayne Hunter--lifetime memberships! Sarah Owen Kathy Mannweiler Penny Jezuit Dale Mize III Olivia Myers Jacob Leavitt--lifetime membership! Mike and Eva Jankowske Barbara Hardin Charles Hardin
MEMBERSHIPS NOW DUE:
November 2013: Karen Breker Noah Boyce Chance Brewer Cheyenne Corley Jane Hartman Carla Hopton/Sarah Turner Megan Matthys Stephanie Myers Jeff Peterson/family Maddie Pratt Christy Pratt
December 2013: David/Lisa Bird Richard/Nancy Bird William Rascher
EXPIRED MEMBERSHIPS: POINTS LOST
July 2013: Baker family, A. Bakula, H. Bird, Geroux family, Brian/Stephanie Kelly, H. Means, C. Messinger, Stan/Kathy Mobey, H. Mowry, K. Owens, A. Santich, H. Shepard, J. Towe, Brian Wagoner, K. Weis. August 2013: J. McDermott, C. Olsen, T. Putz.
EXPIRED MEMBERSHIPS: POINTS IN JEOPARDY September 2013: Hunter/Dawn/Rachelle Overbay, Robert/Frances/Kassandra Petty, Mackensie Yoder October 2013: Farrah Chalue, Megan Shilling, Kenneth/Anita Whitley
TAN NATIONALS hosted by Mid-Atlantic Tan club: the following is proposed details about the 2014 Tan Nationals. Further details will be discussed at the annual meeting and will appear in the next Tribunes.
Date: Saturday, May 3 Location: Columbus, Ohio, in conjunction with the Ohio State Rabbit Breeders Association convention. Judges: Wade Burkhalter, open. Rob Frizzell, youth Entry fee: $7.00, includes cooping with risers, for the entire weekend. Special awards will be given for BOV, BOSV, BOB and BOSB for open and youth outh contests: OSRBA will sponsor Breed ID and Juding contests, which are open to all youth. Youth tan members are encouraged to take part in these great contests.
Mid-Atlantic Tan will host a Tan specific youth contest comprised of a written test and an oral presentation. The test will be based on the Tan standard, and will include information from the guidebook. The oral presentation should be 3-5 minutes in length, and the content must be focused on some aspect of the tan breed. Awards will be given in different age categories.
An educational project contest consisting of artwork, posters or displays, photography, and crafts will also be held. All projects must be based on the Tan theme! Awards will be given in each of these categories, and will be awarded to BOTH youth and open members!
In addition to the National show, there will be a specialty show hosted by Great Lakes Tan Specialty club. Date: Saturday, May 3 at the completion of the National show Specialty judges: John Graybeal, open. youth. Entry fee: $5.00
On Sunday, May 4 OSRBA will host a single open and youth all-breed show.
A banquet will be held at a family restaurant in Columbus at 8PM on Saturday. Cost will be $20.00 per person or less. More details will follow!