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Member of the Connecticut Ski Council

Newsletter December 2015

December 2015

Dear Skiers & Riders 

Our next meeting will be December 1st, at 7:30pm.  At the Playwright Restaurant & Pub, Whitney Avenue, Hamden.

Happy Thanksgiving to All!!!

Come and join us for our Christmas Raffle

The Ski Club Night that was held at Action Sports was a great success, Action Sports thanks all that came.

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BULK TICKETS – can be picked up at the December meeting. Questions or concerns regarding picking up your ticket orders can be directed to Yolanda,

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If you cannot make the meeting a special date will be set up for Bulk ticket pick-up, date and time to be determined. The special date will be sent out in a special news blast. If you cannot make this date please try to find someone who can pick them up and sign for you. It is your responsibility to make arrangements to pick up your tickets.

The Hamden Ski Club and Bulk Ticket coordinator is only responsible for taking orders, not delivering. Our club order was several thousand tickets. When these tickets are received they must be counted and verified that the order is correct. Then the order must be separated into members individual orders, when this is done each order must be verified that your membership is paid. Yolanda is not authorized or compensated by the Hamden Ski Club to travel across the state to accommodate individual member’s demands.

If you cannot make these dates, then send Yolanda the $25.00 to mail you your tickets, payment must be received before the tickets are mailed. This can take up to 14 days, so don’t expect your tickets in 2-3 days, as this is also the height of the Christmas season.

Email Yolanda Dolce for more information. 

PLEASE NOTE: Meeting begins at 7:30pm and the tickets will NOT be available until then.

PLEASE NOTE: Bulk tickets are for ski club members only. These tickets cannot be used or sold to anyone.

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VIP tickets – Will be available at the December meeting.

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CSC Kids Learn to Ski Day

Sponsored by Connecticut Ski Council

Saturday, December 12th [also a CSC Awareness Day]

Free 2 hour ski/snowboard lesson. Must be preregistered. Flyer and registration form are available on the CSC website – skiclub.com. Registration is due Saturday, NOV. 29TH. You can email a LEGIBLE copy to Sue Poirier at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Sorry, no late registrations cannot be accepted

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RACING

Monday Night Racing Schedule

NEW THIS SEASON: December 14th pizza & registration night and filling out the CSC waiver/release form. Come to Mt. Southington to do the paperwork, have some pizza and some fun!

Race Schedule:

December 21 and 28

January 4, 11, 18, 25

February 1, 8

Race Make up-dates; February 15, 22, and 29

Registration is 5:30 – 7:15pm, in the Ready Room above the Rental Shop. A $31.00 race ticket, which must be purchased before registration, entitles you to NASTAR timed racing and an all-mountain lift ticket for the night. The fee for season pass holders and seniors 70+ is $16.00

CT State Races

CT State GS Race – January 13 (make-up January 20)

CT State SL Race – February 10 (make-up February 17)

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TRIPS 

March 4-6, 2016 – CSC ON SNOW WINTER CARNIVAL – SUGARBUSH, VT 

Please contact Jane Suto if you plan on attending the on snow winter carnival. Lodging has been made.  Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  

March 31 – April 3, 2016 – trip to Jay Peak – sponsored by Hamden Ski Club & Danbury Ski Club

To those who know about Jay Peak, this weekend is Jay Peak’s annual beach party weekend. Hamden has 7 rooms reserved at the Stateside Hotel [ski in ski out], first come first served. Danbury also has condos reserved and will be running a bus to Jay that is open to Hamden members. There will be full details about the trip at the November ski Club meeting. Deposits are due by the December 1st meeting.

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HAMDEN SKI CLUB

2015-2016 MEETING DATES

New dates will added as they become available

TUESDAY – DECEMBER 1, 2015 - Bulk Ticket pick-up if available – Christmas Raffle

DECEMBER – SPECIAL BULK TICKET PICK UP – DATE TBD

TUESDAY – JANUARY 5, 2016

TUESDAY – FEBRUARY 2, 2016

TUESDAY – MARCH 1, 2016

FRIDAY – SUNDAY – MARCH 4-6, 2016 – CSC On Snow Weekend – Sugarbush, VT

THURSDAY – SUNDAY – MARCH 31 – APRIL 3, 2016 – trip to Jay Peak –  Sponsored by Hamden & Danbury Ski Club

TUESDAY – APRIL 5, 2016

TUESDAY – MAY 3, 2016

FRIDAY – JUNE 4, 2016 - ANNUAL BANQUET

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