The Maple Creek Chapter of Pheasants Forever will hold its 32 Annual Banquet on Saturday, Feb. 24 at the Howells Ballroom. Beverages will be served starting at 6 p.m. and a prime rib dinner will be served at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $45.
For more information call Pursa Welding at 402-986-1654.
*Since its inception, $428,173 has been spent on habitat, habitat equipment and youth education.
*Since it’s beginning the chapter has averaged spending $13,300 with local landowners every year.
*The chapter now has held 18 Youth Mentor Hunt events for a total of 170 boys and girls, spending $11,240.
*All funds raised at the local banquet will remain in the chapter. The local chapter will then decide how and where the dollars are spent in the coming year.
*There are now 60 chapters in Nebraska that have spent more than $68 million on habitat and youth education projects since 1986. Those dollars have now impacted over 5.1 million acres of habitat in Nebraska.