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Statewide TU Raffle



The Ernest Schwiebert Chapter

P.O. Box 305 Pennington, NJ  08534


Enough already of the miserably wet weather and raging streams.  The g with this TU raffle!  Tickets are $5 each and are enclosed.  The drawing for Ernest Schwiebert Chapter of Trout Unlimited 1st Statewide TU Raffle prizes was held on December 12, 2011 at the Pennington Fire House.  Below were the lucky winners:

1st Prize: a two-day wade trip for 2 people with guide Aaron “The Trout Predator” Jasper on any trout or salmon river in NJ, NY or CT, winner’s choice was Karl Kramer, ESCTU.

2nd Prize:  a copy of the 2 volume set “Trout” by Ernest Schwiebert was won by Steve Lauterback, Hacklebarney TU.

3rd Prize: two matted and framed Schwiebert prints, one of a brook trout and the other of a brown was won by Steve Klotz, ESCTU.

Congratulations to the lucky winners and many thanks to those who participated and helped to make ESCTU's 1st ever Statewide Raffle a great success!!! Profits from the raffle will be used to fund ESCTU’s conservation fund and youth educational initiatives.  ESCTU provides support to the Musconetcong Home Rivers Initiative, Trout in the Classroom installations and the ESCTU Youth Outreach Program.  The Outreach Program aims to raise middle and high school students’ awareness of environmental issues and involvement with TU. 

ESCTU holds regular meetings focused on conservation and fishing topics as well as fly tying demonstrations. Our meetings and fly tying demonstrations are free and open to the public. We meet on the second Monday of each month except for July and August.  Please see our chapter website, www.ESCTU.org, for additional meeting details.