KESAKUU ( JUNE ) 2004
Jun 3 Thurs 7:30pm Future Planning Committee Meeting
6 Sun 9:00am MEN’S GOLF SCRAMBLE at Riverbank
13 Sun 10:00am
13 Sun 10:00am Woods Committee Projects
19 Sat 7:00pm COMEDY ITALIAN WEDDING and BAND – Clubroom
20 Sun 8:00am FATHERS DAY BREAKFAST/BARBECUE RAFFLE at the Kentta
26 Sat JUHANNUS CELEBRATION
Jul 1 Thurs 7:30pm Future Planning Committee Meeting
11 Sun 10:00am Woods Committee Projects – Meet at Tractor Garage
12 Mon SWIM LESSON REGISTRATION at
16 Fri 6:00pm TEEN CHALLENGE - East vs. West
Congratulations to the new Board members!
The new positions: SALLY EVANS, President GINGER WING, Vice President
ROBERT TAILPALA, Treasurer LEAH HONKA, Secretary
RON YOGUS, DON MATT, DAVE NIEMI – Works Administrators
MEN’S GOLF SCRAMBLE at Riverbank located at W. 10 Mile and
Contact DAVE NIEMI at 248-310-**** if you want to play.
$4.00 includes Fish Fry, Prizes and Hot Dogs.
Please bring your own beverages this year or buy them from the Beach. Don’t forget the sunscreen!
Bait will be available (Leaf Worms) or bring your own. Bring the Kids! Bring the Grandkids!
PRIZES FOR MOST FISH / LARGEST FISH / COOLEST ROD N REEL / NEATEST TACKLE BOX /
BEST FISHING HAT OR COSTUME!
Who will win the MANLY CUP?
HELP ALWAYS NEEDED ( fish cleaners, dockhands, etc )
Call MARY BURCK at 248-471-****
Sponsored by the Recreation Committee and Cast and Blast Bait and Tackle Shop in Wolverine
BAR COMMITTEE presents the COMEDY ITALIAN WEDDING and COMEDY ITALIAN BAND on June 19th
at 7:00P.M. in the Dancehall. “ ANGELINA AND BO’S COMEDY ITALIAN WEDDING “
Tickets are $50.00 each or $45.00 each if purchased in groups of 4 or more. The Ticket price will include:
an evening filled with Laugher, Italian Dinner, Beer, Wine, Soft Drinks, Live Music, Dancing, Cake and Laughter.
Tickets are limited. They are available to family and friends on a first come basis. So purchase early.
Tickets available from the Clubroom Bar, Bar Committee Member or by Mail. By mail include a self addressed,
stamped envelope and the number of tickets wanted. Make checks payable to : D.F.C.S.C.A. Bar Committee and
mail to : WAYNE JOKINEN, 18*** Monica, Clinton Twp., MI 48036
FATHER’S DAY BREAKFAST and BARBECUE is Sunday, June 20 at the Kentta.
The Raffle for the Barbecue, Propane Tank and Utensils will take place at 12:00 Noon. Tickets available at the Bar.
The fun will start on
Friday night, June 25, and continue through the weekend. There will be an Arts & Crafts/ Bake Sale
on Saturday form 9am to 2pm. All of you gifted members, contact GINGER at 248-684-**** for a
table. The fee is $5.00. There will also be games for the kids at the
Saturday Night there will be Dance Music and the Traditional KOKKO!
Juhannus sign-up sheets are posted at the Sauna. We need workers for Decorating beginning Thursday, June 24 We will also need workers for all Juhannus scheduled events. Get your hours in early and enjoy the summer.
Advance tickets for Juhannus are available. Juhannus t-shirts are also available. We are looking for old photos of Finn Camp memories to decorate the Clubroom.
Note that there will be no parking in the Sauna parking lot or the road leading to the Sauna to enable emergency vehicles to pass.
AMBER ARO will be the Swim Instructor again this year! Swim Lesson registration will be held on Monday, July 12, at
(Friday make up day) and run through Thursday, August 5th.
Children’s Weekend will be August 7th and 8th.
Saturday, August 7th: 1pm Swim Meet 5pm -7:30pm Spaghetti Dinner (all you can eat) 8pm Kids Program
Sunday, August 8th: 8-11am Breakfast by the Dads 11:30am Track Meet sign-up 12pm Track Meet at A-Field
Many volunteers are needed to make Children’s Weekend a success! We need kitchen help, track meet help and director/s for the children’s program/play. Look for more Recreation Committee info in the July Newsletter.
Please contact JENNIFER BARRETT at 248-669-**** if you are interested in helping or if you have any questions.
EAST vs. WEST
Who is the best? Eastside Teen campers vs. Westside Teen campers – Hacky Sack/ Skateboard Tricks/ Guitar Talent/
Field Hockey. Meet at Camp 157 on July 16 at 6pm.
FINN FEST WEEKEND - August 13, 14,15
Baseball, Volleyball, Horseshoes, Petting Zoo, Kids Games, Finnish Food, Drink, Art and Apparel, Live Finnish Band,
Dance Bands, Kareoke, Food Tent, Beer Tent Sword Swallowing. Hours of operation 7:00am – 2:00am Fri, Sat, Sun.
Reserve your calendars and invite the neighbors, co-workers, friends, inlaws and outlaws! Get your work hours in now!
Call KEVIN PELTO for scheduling 248-767-****.
We meet the 1st Thursday of every month at 7:30pm! Join us in the clubroom with your ideas for the Future of the
Finn Camp. We are currently working on ways to attract new members and should have an updated brochure completed
this month! If anyone needs a tour in June, call MARY BURCK at 248-471-****.
FRIDAY NIGHT GRILL - A reminder that Friday nights we’re grilling HOT DOGS, HAMBURGERS and CHICKEN
at the Kentta for a nominal fee. Come on out and watch the Baseball Teams!
WANTED : LUKE PELTO would like to buy a Camp! Please call at 248-476-****.
WOODS COMMITTEE PROJECTS will continue on the second Sunday of the Month. Meet at 10:00am
at the tractor garage adjacent to the Farm House. Call MIKE HONKA with any questions or call him if
you plan to help with the projects but will arrive a little late. 248-346-****.