How to Join The UAW/GM Lansing Employees Oldsmobile Outdoor Club

**** Membership in the UAW/GM Lansing Employees Oldsmobile Outdoor Club is open to any member of the Lansing UAW and GM Organizations, which includes all United Auto Workers and GM Plants within a 25 mile radius of the Lansing State Capitol building.  Active or Retired, as well as anyone of that members family relatives. 

A family relative with an active and/or retired members that are 18 yrs of age or older are encouraged to become an auxiliary member.  Auxiliary members do not have individual voting rights on the board of directors, although they do have one representative on the board of directors. 

To get more details or ask questions see the registration desk at Winterfest 2017!!

 

As the name implies, our club membership is available to all GM employees that work in all Lansing area. Also, if you are an active employee or a retiree, any of your family members over 18, that you would get Bereavement for under the UAW/GM contract, are eligible to be an auxiliary member. Simply click here to download the application, check the appropriate boxes, clip and mail it in along with the correct fee. A membership will then be sent to you.

For more information please contact

Mike Bokovoy

 517-372-7580

or

Mike Boedeker

517-321-4570

Your options for yearly (January thru December) renewable memberships are:

1) Regular member - If you are an employee / $10

2) Auxiliary member -  any family over the age of 18 / $10

3) New Retiree Member -  $5.00/year

4) Life Member Retiree - Voluntary Donation $5.00/year

Membership includes:

Olds Outdoor Club Winterfest

Bicycle Drawings for four children:

All members children and grand children between the ages of 5 and 15 are eligible. There are two categories of ages: 5-10 years of age and 11-15 years of age. Two for girls and two for boys. The drawing takes place at the June Board of Directors meeting.

Year Long Fishing Contest:

The club has a year long Fishing contest that runs from January 1st through December 31st. Cash prizes given to all first place the and is determined by splitting up $500 amongst all member fishing & hunting contest. $100 is split amongst all first prizes for fishing & hunting.

Year Long Hunting Contest:

Our hunting contest runs from January 1st through December 31st. Most categories of game are included in the hunting contest and are paid the same as the fishing contest entrants. Members and family members (spouse and children under the age of 18 and still living at home) are eligible. Cash prizes given to all first place the and is determined by splitting up $500 amongst all member fishing & hunting contest. $100 is split amongst all first prizes for fishing & hunting.

Bow and Arrow Shoots:

New in 1992 - Held at looking Glass River Sportsman's Club. The club has been cosponsoring this event since 1992.

Hunter's Safety Courses:

This could easily be one of the most important things we do as Outdoorsman! The club offers any assistance they can to Locals 652, 602, 1753, 1618 during their respective Hunter's Safety Courses. In 1996, the club held its first on their own, with approximately 25 participating in the class. In 1997, there was a large increase to 85 participants. The Oldsmobile Outdoor Club donates a single shot shotgun (Gauge of the winner choice) to be given away to one of the participants between the age of 12 and 16. This is just one of the many ways that we can help promote safe use of firearms to younger sportsman.

Outdoor Club Camping Unit:

The Oldsmobile Outdoor Club camping unit has been in existence since 1973. The camping unit reserves spots for each unit wanting to attend at many of the campgrounds around the Lansing area. Usually within an hours drive of Lansing so that if any member is eligible to work during the weekend, they can still camp out with the campers if they choose and still be able to work the weekend, allowing their families to take part in the many activities this group offers.

If you have any questions about the UAW/GM Lansing Employees Oldsmobile Outdoor Club you can contact any representative in your area or call Mike Boedeker at (517)321-4570

 

Attention Retirees

For all of you new GM Retirees, don’t forget you can get a retiree membership for only $5.00/year.  Just fill out the form below and send your money to:  Mike Boedeker, 808 Clark Rd, Lansing, MI.  48917, and a retiree card will be sent back to you.  Current retirees are asked to voluntarily donate $5.00/year so that we can maintain funding to mail items like this newsletter to you.

 

Download Retiree Membership Form