Happy New Year to members of the Mid-Florida Golden
Retriever Club! Some news and notes from the club:
First Meeting of 2020
is Jan. 18 in Brooksville
As has become a tradition, the first general meeting of the
new year will happen at the Brooksville show on Saturday, Jan. 18, after Goldens
finish in the ring. The ring number and time for Goldens will be announced
closer to the date.
The show is being held at Florida Classic Park, located at
5360 Lockhart Road, Brooksville, FL 34602. The site is off of Highway 50/98,
approximately one mile west of Interstate 75 at Exit 301.
Our friends at the Florida Gulf Coast Golden Retriever Club
will be holding a Specialty on Sunday, Jan. 19, as part of the Brooksville
Volunteers Needed for
Feb. 8-9 Hunt Test
The club’s first event of the year will be the Spring Hunt
Test on Saturday and Sunday, Feb. 8-9, at Golden Oaks Ranch in Montverde, Fla.,
(near Clermont). As always, club members will be needed to help stage the event.
Jobs include marshaling, equipment, hospitality, helping with setup (on the
afternoon of Friday, Feb. 7) and cleanup and packing on Sunday.
Anyone who can help on any of the three days is asked to please contact volunteer coordinator Kristin Sipus – richwoodgoldens (at) gmail (dot com).
Dock Diving Fun Day and General Meeting Feb. 22 in DeLand
MFGRC will hold a dock diving fun day and general meeting
for members on Saturday, Feb. 22, starting at 10 a.m.
The event will be held at Central Florida Dog Sports in DeLand,
Fla., a central location for many members of the MFGRC. Dock Diving
competitions are held at the facility and everything needed is there. Central
Florida Dog Sports is located at 1040 N. Bee St., DeLand, Fla., 32720.
Members should watch their email for information about
registering for the event.
Reminder – Membership
Renewal Deadline is January 30
A reminder to members – if you haven’t renewed your membership, it’s time to do it. The deadline is January 30.
please note if you have not renewed by Jan. 30, you will have to re-apply for