Erie County Trappers Upcoming Activities

        ECTA 2024 Meeting dates, Topics & Demos, Events

Fur Handling Seminar January 6th,2024 Collins Conservation 9am-1pm. Hoot’s Furs will buy fur after seminar. Supplies & Fur Hats for sale.

Please participate…EVERYONE is asked to bring in something for the demos

January. No Meeting

Feb.13th: Fur Shed (fur preparation, equipment) @ HR&G (Hamburg Rod & Gun Club, Hickox Rd) 7:30pm

March No Meeting. Club Booth at Expo March 8-10th, Hamburg Fairgrounds

April 9th:Trap Modification & Preparation (boil, dye, wax methods) @HR&G 7:30pm

May No Meeting.

June No Meeting.

July 9th: Family Pot Luck. Join us at 7pm at Patti & Rick Wattengel’s 12580 Jennings Rd. Lawtons, 14091. Please bring a dish to pass.

August No Meeting.
Erie County Fair Set up at 10am on August 6th @ Conservation Building. Fair runs Aug. 7-18th.

Sept. 10th: Land Trapping & Fastening (chains, cables, stakes, buckets & tools) @ HR&G 7:30pm

Oct. No Meeting. Get Ready to Trap!

Nov. 12: Water Trapping (stabilizers, drowning, floats) @HR&G 7:30pm

Dec. 10th: Family Christmas Party & Awards @ HR&G 7:30pm. Please bring a dish to pass & a wrapped present if you like for our gift exchange (under $10). Check in with Patti (716)337-2556 during winter for any cancellations.

Erie County Trappers Association

Fur Handling Seminar

Saturday January 6th, 2024

9am-1pm

Collins Conservation Club

2633 Conger Rd. Collins NY 14034

 

Join us to learn better techniques for:

Preparing Pelts

Learn about Pelting, Fleshing, Stretching,

Drying and Sizing

*BEAVER*MUSKRAT*MINK*RACCOON*

*FOX and COYOTE*

This event is free!

Kid’s games & prizes…Raffles… kitchen will be open

Trap Supplies & Fur Hats for sale from Hoot’s Furs

Patti (716) 337-2556             Hoot (716) 397-1315

FUR BUYER AVAILABLE AFTER DEMO