Thursday - April 9, 2015
4:00 pm Board of Directors Meeting
4:30 pm Set up competition and supply areas
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm Registration and competition pieces received
Friday - April 10, 2015
8:00 am - 4:30 pm Registration and competition pieces received
No Walk-in entries will be accepted after 2:00 pm!
9:00 am -11:30 am Seminar #1 - Kris Kave(Hands-on Habitat: making limbs, rocks, etc.)
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Vendor area is open.
9:00 am - 11:30 pm Seminar #2 - Todd Capitano (Turkey Skinning & Prepping)
12:30 pm Judges meeting & judging begins
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Seminar #3 - Michelle Burkholder ( Mounting a Grey Fox)
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Seminar #4 - Tim Jordan (Mounting a Turkey)
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Seminar #5 - Pete Lajoie (Mounting Whitetails with Tips for Competition)
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Competition area is open for viewing and voting for Taxidermists Choice Awards.
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm Warm-up Party - Food & drinks will be provided!
6:30 pm until ?? Judges continue scoring pieces.
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Seminar #6 - Brian Noody (Mounting an African Game Head & Proper Shop Insurance)
9:00 pm - 12:00 am Possible Band in the Hotel Lounge.
Saturday - April 11, 2015
8:00 am - 9:00 am Competition area is open for viewing. Ribbons will be placed after 9:00 am.
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Supply area is open
9:00 am - 11:00 am Seminar #7 - Kris Kave (Hands-on Habitat: water & snow scenes)
9:00 am - 11:00 am Seminar #8 - John Wilke (Whitetail Finishing)
10:00 am - 12:00 pm Kids Seminar - To Be Announced!
11:00 am - 4:00pm Competition area is open for viewing of ribbons & judges critiques.
1:00pm - 4:00 pm Supply area is open
1:00 pm - 3:00pm Seminar #9 - Pete Lajoie (2nd Day Whitetail Checks & Adjustments)
1:00 pm - 3:00pm Seminar #10 - Mark Vitch (Carving Fish Bodies & Fish Anatomy)
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm Seminar #11 - Gregg Ielfield (Mounting Flying Waterfowl)
4:00 pm - 5:00pm Supply area break down
6:00 pm - 6:30pm Cash bar prior to banquet
6:30 pm until over UTNY Auction, dinner and special awards banquet
Competition area will be open after the awards ceremony
Sunday - April 12, 2015
9:30 am UTNY membership meeting
10:00 am Removal of competition pieces
10:00 am Break down of competition room
11:00 am Board of Directors meeting
This schedule is subject to change!!
The Habitat seminars by Kris Kave are hands on.
He will have plenty of supplies so feel free to bring a base to work on!