2019 New York State 4-H Shooting Sports Banquet & Auction – Join Us for Our 20th Year Celebration!

2019 marks the 20th Year Anniversary of the New York State 4-H Shooting Sports Banquet & Auction Event!

Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center – Lake George, NY

The 20th Annual New York State 4-H Shooting Sports Banquet & Auction will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at The Carriage House (Towers Hall), on the beautiful lakeside grounds of the Fort William Henry Hotel & Resort, Lake George, NY. This premiere annual event raises vital funds that help ensure our commitment to excellence and growth in educational 4-H Youth Shooting Sports statewide programming. We are exceedingly grateful to all our sponsors, donors, friends and supporters who continue to make both this important annual event and our goals possible.

Auction services for our 2019 event will again be provided courtesy of our friends at Talk of the Town Auction House, John and Beverly Stanislowsky with Dusty Cleveland serving as Auctioneer for the Live Auction.

To view photos from our 2018 Banquet & Auction please click here. Many more photos and information from this great annual event, including those from past events, can be seen on our Banquet & Auction Photos Page as well as here on our Blog.

Please mark your calendars and plan now to join us. Stay tuned to our website and blog for further information on this most worthwhile event – we hope to see you there!

Thank You For Your Support!

New York State 4-H Shooting Sports wishes to extend their sincere appreciation to everyone who attended and donated to the 19th Annual Banquet & Auction Event in Lake George, NY this past weekend!

Here are a few photo highlights (many more photos will be posted on our website in the future):

Let the Games Begin – it was a full house with over 300 friends of 4-H Shooting Sports in attendance!

(L to R) 4-H Educator Leland Bunting, NYS4-HSS Instructor Jim Pettis and Bev Stanislowsky (seated) from Talk of the Town Auction House

NYS 4-H Shooting Sports Director Bill Schwerd with 2016 Artist of the Year, former 4-H’er, Molly Pokrzywka

Auctioneer Dusty Clevelend (L) working the Live Auction with Talk of the Town Auction House’s John Stanislowsky (R)

Happiness Is 4-H – adding some extra smiles to a great event!

From Left to Right: Bill Schwerd – Director NYS4-HSS, Chris Steadman – Hornady, Kenyon Simpson – NY4-HSS Education Specialist and Dave Baron – Baron Technology, Inc.

Taking home the catch of the night! Griffin Clancy (L) and Tom Clancy (R) winning bidders of the 2012 Artist of the Year Brian Ruth Chainsaw Carving, Handpainted by Lisa Casorio with Handmade Hook by Blacksmith, Ron Bakerian and a Handmade Fly by Master Fly Tier, Paul Sinicki

Special thanks to the our event hosts the Fort William Henry Hotel & Conference Center and Belmonte & Sons Tents & Events and to our event sponsors Baron Technology, Inc., Tetra Gun Care and the Utica Cutlery Company for their most generous support.

Thank you to each and everyone who was a part of our most important fundraising event of the year – we cannot do it without you!

Sincerely,
New York State 4-H Shooting Sports