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Ducks Unlimited Annual Banquet is November 13

By Staff | Nov 11, 2020

DUCKS UNLIMITED committee members display some of the merchandise that will be available at the annual DU Banquet this Friday. Pictured (standing, from the left) are Roger Hankey, Chuck Poeppe, Lonnie Hansen, Brad Smith, Terry Amato, Clint Young, Kaden Huntrods, and Audrey Hansen; with Brian Garrels and Lee Ann Sipress pictured in front. The DU Banquet will be held at The Shores in Emmetsburg. --Jane Whitmore photo

Palo Alto Sportsmen Chapter of Ducks Unlimited announces their annual banquet will be held on Friday, Nov. 13, at The Shores in Emmetsburg.

Plans are for doors to open at 5 p.m. with fun games, raffles, and a silent and a live auction featuring exclusive Ducks Unlimited merchandise, such as wildlife prints, sporting goods equipment, and home décor.

With current social distancing precautions in mind, there will be a limited capacity and face-covering recommendations. Virtual participation in the auction will be available.

Auction items can be viewed on the Facebook page. Like us at “Palo Alto Sportsmen.” Enter the Facebook contest to win tickets. For more information call Julia Rolston 712-260-2989.

All interested conservationists of either gender and of any age wishing to attend only need to have a desire for clean water, have an appreciation of wildlife and interest in preserving their habitats, and an understanding of how these factors can contribute to their quality of life and to the economic development in the area. Being a duck hunter or firearm enthusiast is not necessary.

Please join and support our local chapter by attending the annual fundraiser banquet on Nov. 13 at The Shores. Please arrange for advance ticket purchases by contacting Roger Hankey 712-298-2798.

Tickets can also be purchased online at www.iowadu.com and select Palo Alto Sportsmen Dinner.

Read the full article in The Reporter.