Annual Workshop & Convention
Tentative Schedule of Events & General Information
2019 Annual Workshop: Thursday February 28th & Friday March 1st
Workshop Schedule: General Information:
Thursday deals with skinning, pelting of animals, stretching the furs and putting them to dry. Friday deals with everything about different trap sets, turning the fur and sending to auction houses
Workshop: $10.00 Admission Fee for Both Days
Convention: $5.00 Admission Fee for Non-Members/ Free for Members
No Pre-Registration Required
Ladies Auxiliary Meals for Purchase Available:
Thursday Lunch Time, Friday & Saturday Breakfast & Lunch Time
No Sleeping Arrangements at Legion Anymore!
Don't forget your tickets to the draw for a
Newfoundland Moose Hunt
  Tickets are $5.00 or 5 for $20.00. Organized by MountainTop Outfitters - check them out at
Tickets available at convention or Fred Sweet 90 Walker Rd New Ross B0J 2M0 689-2031
For More Information:
  Contact us @ 902-689-2528 or
  9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Pelt Preparation
- Hands on Practice for Everyone Attending
- "Bring Your Own Knife and Apron If Possible."
  Humane Trapping Demonstrations
  Preparation and Care of Trapping Gear
  Evening Sessions:
  Marten Study Update, Discussions on Laws, Regulations & Enforcement with DNR , Trap Safety, Fur Management, and Other Topics
Convention: Saturday March 2nd
Conference Schedule:
8:00 a.m. Breakfast & Registration Begins for Pelt Competition Entries
9:00 a.m. Meet and Greet, Pelting & Trapping Demonstrations, Membership Renewals
10:00 a.m. Deadline for Pelt Competition Entries - See Judging Criteria for Pelt Competition
- Open Pelt Competition, Judging and Comments
11:00 a.m. Sportsman's Auction
- Donations of New or like New Items Appreciated
12:00 p.m. Dinner Sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary of Kentville Legion
1:00 p.m.

Announcement of Competition Winners, Presentation of Awards, Certificates and Prizes
- Introduction of Special Guest Speakers

2:30 p.m. Annual General Business Meeting
  • Minutes of Previous AGM
  • Resolutions,
  • Election of Officers
  • President's-Financial-Nominating Committee Reports,
  • Other Business
  • Adjournment

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