Quick Note: Deadline for the Bagpiper Cover drawing is Sept. 15, 2018.
Plan now for Montgomery week 2018!
Host hotel info, Premium Lists, STCA Event Entry Forms, STCA Event Pre-registration/payment forms can be found at www.stca.biz.
AND NEW FOR 2018...
Thurs., Oct. 4 after the STCA's Independent Specialty Show at the hotel: Casual dinner and casino style evening! Yes! You won't want to miss this. See details in the Information Packet.
Sat., Oct. 6: FREE! Carol Vaseleski's CGC & Trick Dog program. Dinner follows with pre-paid registration.
STCA Raffle - Check out the custom designed and hand-made quilt by STCA's Lori Waite (pictured at left). It's a $2,000 value! Raffle tickets: 1 for $5, 5 for $20. Download your tickets at www.stca.biz. Your ticket could win at the STCA Annual Dinner & Meeting on Fri., Oct. 5. Winner need not be present.
STCA HTF News! Beautiful HTF Raffle.
weekend will be here before we know it!
Don't miss your chance to win the beautiful Nantucket basket, handmade and decorated by Dottye Cummings! This unique and beautiful work of art will be a treasure to own.
Raffle tickets will be on sale Thurs. evening, Oct. 4 and all day Fri., Oct. 5 at the HTF Table. One ticket - $5. Five tickets - $20. Drawing will be held Fri., Oct. 5 at the STCA Annual Dinner & Meeting.
Tickets are also available to download from www.stca.biz. You can mail your tickets and checks (payable to STCA HTF) to HTF Treasurer Lisa Kincheloe (19250 Reavis Way, Salinas, CA 93907).
Is your Scottie CHIC'd?...from STCA HTF
Are your scotties entered into the CHIC database yet? Be sure to visit the HTF table on Friday, Oct. 5th to purchase your DISCOUNTED vWD and CMO test kits.
This year the vWD test will be $50 and the CMO test just $45, plus registration with OFA for $7.50 each. New for this year, VetGen is also offering coat testing for $50 for the first test and $20 for add'l tests on the same dog. The tests offered are wheaten gene, brindle gene, shedding and furnishings genes.
STCGL celebrates its 33rd Specialty - August 25
Annual Specialty dedicated to longtime STCGL member Ruth Devine.
Entries Close August 8. Show Chair: Jackie Burton
Classes: Edna Martin. Sweeps: Janet Bartholomew
Shelby County Fairground, Shelbyville, KY
Premium list available: Foy Trent Dog Shows
Friday evening before the show: Hospitality (7-9 pm) along with a practice ring available for use.
Free luncheon provided for all guests between Sweeps and Regular Classes. STCGL will have a gorgeous boutique with unique Scottie items, raffle & auction. Banquet: Sat. evening at Claudia Sanders Dinner House. Reservations required.
Be sure to join the STCGL to celebrate this specialty. This will be their final Independent Specialty; joining the Kentuckiana Cluster in March '19.
FYI - STCA Handbook - under construction
RATS - they're almost here!
STC Greater Washington DC - Annual AKC Licensed Earthdog Tests. Sat., Sept.22 & Sun., Sept. 23. Rain or shine. Open to ALL Earthdog-eligible breeds! Premium list and info: http://www.scottieclubofdc.org
For ALL STCA Members!
Look to your regional clubs as a resource. All clubs are encouraged to exchange ideas for activities to welcome ALL Scotties and fellow breed enthusiasts. Thank you for being inclusive. Thank you for supporting your fellow regional clubs!
PAWS FOR JUNIORS - Do you know?
Don't miss out on the PAWS' Raffle. Tickets are selling up until Fri., Oct. 5. Will you have the winning ticket? Find out at the STCA Annual Dinner & Awards Presentation.
Raffle #1: Wooden music box with Scottie on top. Raffle #2: "Clean Paws are Very Important for a Scottie, Don't You Know," written by Rod Ott & Pilar Kuhn, illustrated by Valeria Moldovan.
Juniors! Through the generosity of William Berry (Motherwell), Juniors' entries at Montgomery will be paid by Mr. Berry. Please contact Sueannette Maniscalco with any questions.
WrapUp* serves as a communication resource for ALL STCA members and Regional Clubs with news of STCA National and Regional Club events, points of pride, fundraising and club initiatives, and much more -- all in an effort to keep us connected. Next deadline: August 15
*Please be advised that WrapUp does not conflict with quarterly Clan Connection reports submitted by Regional Club Representatives/Clan Correspondents for publication in The Bagpiper.
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