August 14, 15 and 16
It’s time to talk FESTIVAL!! Mark your calendars and come out to support this major fundraising event. Get some work hours in, visit with fellow members and friends, and cheer on our Finn Camp Voima softball team!
Friday kicks off the festival weekend with the kitchen and beer truck opening at 5:00 p.m., followed by the Home Run Derby beginning about 6:30 p.m. Come see the big hitters knock ’em into the woods! We will continue in to the evening with music and dancing in the Clubroom!
Saturday the kitchen will open for breakfast at 8:00 a.m., with food available all day in the Ravintola and food tent. The softball tournament also begins at 8:00 a.m. with games on the Finn Camp’s George Aho Memorial Field and the Gilbert Willis Park fields. Flagraising ceremonies will be at 11:00 a.m. There will be music and entertainment from the Dance Hall porch plus 50/50 raffles, the pitching booth, horseshoes and other games, face painting, and the sale of Finn Camp and Finn Fest merchandise throughout the day. Save some energy for the dance floor on Saturday night as our DJ will be playing favorites in the Dance Hall.
Sunday, FUNday, we will do it all over again! The kitchen will open for breakfast at 8: 00 a.m. with food available all day. Softball will continue on all three fields with the championship game on our “A” Field in the late
afternoon/early evening, followed immediately by trophy presentation. Music, raffles, horseshoes, and other activities will continue as well.
- Game NightStarts: 12:00 amEnds: Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 12:00 am
- Camp InspectionsStarts: 12:00 amEnds: Monday, June 6, 2016 - 12:00 amDescription: Camp inspections will take place Sunday June 5th. Please make sure your leaves are raked and removed and your camp area is clean and tidy. All camps must display their camp number and be visible from the nearest road.
- Men’s Spring Scramble Golf OutingStarts: 8:00 amEnds: Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 12:00 pmLocation: Riverbank Golf Club, 24095 Currie Rd, South Lyon, MI 48178, United StatesDescription: The annual men’s spring classic golf outing is on Sunday, June 5, at the Riverbank Golf Course, 24095 Currie Rd., South Lyon (10 Mile and Currie). Registration starts at 8:00 a.m., with tee offs at 9:00. See Dave Niemi for more details.
- Board Meeting, visitors at noonStarts: 10:00 amEnds: Sunday, June 5, 2016 - 1:00 pmLocation: Boardroom
- Bar Committee BreakfastStarts: 8:00 amEnds: Sunday, June 12, 2016 - 11:00 amDescription: The Bar Committee is sponsoring a Breakfast at the Kenttä on Sunday, June 12, from 8:00 a.m. to noon. We are raffling off a collapsible wagon with beach towels and a cooler bag, second prize is a sauna card and third prize is $20 in bar credit. Tickets are being sold during bar hours and will be sold on the day of the breakfast. The drawing will be held at noon.
- newsletter items are dueStarts: 12:00 amEnds: Thursday, June 16, 2016 - 12:00 am
- Friday Night GrillStarts: 6:00 pmEnds: Friday, June 17, 2016 - 8:00 pm
- Voima Boys Softball GameStarts: 6:15 pmEnds: Friday, June 17, 2016 - 7:15 pmLocation: George Aho Field
- Voima Boys Softball GameStarts: 7:25 pmEnds: Friday, June 17, 2016 - 8:25 pmLocation: George Aho Field
- JuhannusStarts: 12:00 amEnds: Sunday, June 19, 2016 - 12:00 am
- Board Meeting, no visitorsStarts: 10:00 amEnds: Wednesday, June 22, 2016 - 1:00 pmLocation: Boardroom
- Gillian's Island/luau party!Starts: 8:30 pmEnds: Sunday, June 26, 2016 - 12:00 amLocation: Dance HallDescription: Put on your best island gear, or dress Like your favorite Gillian's island character, prizes for best dressed, refreshments and live music performed by Moonshine Stew! There will be a $5.00 cover charge. Come and help the bar committee create some island fever! Fun begins at 8:30.
Events on Saturday, June 4, 2016
Events on Sunday, June 5, 2016
Events on Sunday, June 12, 2016
Events on Wednesday, June 15, 2016
Events on Friday, June 17, 2016
Events on Saturday, June 18, 2016
Events on Wednesday, June 22, 2016
Events on Saturday, June 25, 2016