AHEA Awards Dinner! 2009 Edition
ALABAMA HUNTER EDUCATION
ANNUAL AWARDS DINNER AND BANQUET
JUNE 6-7, 2009
FRIDAY JUNE 5, 2009
6:00 P.M. Dinner
at Kymulga Grist Mill
Pavilion on the banks of
the scenic Talladega Creek. Get there early,
Fishing gear and try your luck fishing.
from Key West Inn: turn right on Hwy. 280; turn left at red light
onto Hwy. 76. Go approx. 1.7 miles, turn left on Forrest Hills
Drive, cross railroad tracks and turn right on Grist Mill Road (Hwy.
180). Go 7.4 miles and it’s on your left.
SATURDAY JUNE 6, 2009
9:00 A.M. Red Eagle Gun
and Skeet Club.
Test your firearm and
archery shooting skills.
$ 5.00 per 25
targets or $ 20.00 per hundred paid to Red Eagle.
3D target shooting for you archers.”
from Key West Inn: turn left, go to red light. Take right on Hwy.
235 proceed approx. 1.2 miles. Turn Right on Pinecrest Drive, cross
rail road tracks, turn left, 150 yards turn right on Red Eagle Gun
12:00 P.M. Lunch - We’re having a “MEAL”. Hope you’re hungry!
SATURDAY JUNE 6, 2009
6:00 P.M. AHEA Awards
Bella Luna Hall
from Key West Inn: Turn right out of parking lot onto Hwy. 280.
Before Kentucky Fried Chicken, turn left on Hagan Drive, around
curve on left.
Area attractions to visit:
Mill -- Built in the 1860’s,
the Mill and Covered Bridge are listed in the National Register of
Historic Places. They are the only pair of such structures in
Alabama still standing together in their original location. The park
is the home of an Alabama champion sugarberry, some of the largest
white oaks east of the Mississippi River, and over 20 other kinds of
trees. Along the two miles of trails, plants and animals of the park
can be observed in their natural habitat. Talladega Creek and its
shoreline provide home for fish, frogs, turtles, ducks, wadding
birds, and aquatic plants. While inside the Mill visit the Country
Store for meal, grits, syrup and souvenirs to purchase.
From Key West Inn turn right on Hwy 280, go to Red light. Turn left
on Hwy. 76 for 1.7 miles. Turn left on Forrest Hills Drive, cross
Railroad tracks, turn right on Grist Mill Road and continue 7.4
miles and it’s on your left.
Vineyards and Winery --
Founded in 2000, Morgan Creek Vineyards has quickly established
itself as one of the South’s finest and most reputable wineries. The
family owned and operated winery features a variety of wines from
dry and sweet Muscatine varietals to local grown fruit wines
including blueberry, apple, and peach. The winery is open daily for
free tours and wine tastings. Guest are also invited to shop in the
winery’s gift shop filled with wine accessories, unique local
products, and custom gift baskets. Visitors can see first hand the
art of winemaking at the state-of-the-art facility while viewing the
entire process from the vine to the glass.
From Childersburg take Hwy 280, 6.7 miles, to Harpersville. At red
light turn left on Hwy. 25 for .05 miles. Turn right on Farmingdale
Rd. for .05 miles. Turn left on Dead Hollow Rd. N. / Morgan rd. and
continue .9 miles and Morgan Creek on right.
205-672-2053 Web: morgancreekwinery.com
CAVERNS PARK -- Step inside
our Great Onyx Cathedral Room and experience the wonder of being
surrounded by beautiful onyx draperies and flowstone formations,
along with a colorful sound, light and water show. Your guided tour
begins in this magnificent room which is larger than a football
field and high as a twelve story building. On your hour-long tour,
you’ll learn about the geological mystery behind the cave’s
development and its many different formations. You’ll also discover
the caverns’ rich history through stories on Native American
burials, Spanish explorers, colonial fur traders, confederate
soldiers, and prohibition era moonshiners. Come and explore this
unique underground treasure. Also over 25 fun attractions for the
RV sites Available- call for
Take Hwy. 280 to red light at Hwy. 76/ DeSoto Caverns Parkway. Turn
left and go thru downtown Childersburg, continue 3.8 miles.
And it’s on your left.
1-800-933-2283 or 256-378-7252
BASS PRO SHOP
- LEEDS, ALABAMA
haven’t been you might want to plan a trip to see one of their
Leeds, 41 miles from Childersburg.
MOTORSPORTS HALL OF FAME- The
international Motorsports Hall of Fame & Museum Complex includes
over 100 vehicles valued well into the millions of dollars. This
racing enthusiast’s dream is adjacent to the world famous “Talladega
Superspeedway”, the fastest track in the world. And home of the
NASCAR Nextel Cup Series. Various famous race cars are displayed in
mint condition as is ready to take their next checkered flag.
Displays include cars from winners like, Bill Elliott, Darrell Walt
rip, Marty Robbins, Ron Bouchard, “Fireball” Roberts, and many more.
Also you’ll see the Budweiser Rocket Car, resembling a rocket on
wheels, which could accelerate from 1-140 mph in one second. On Dec.
17, 1979 @ Edwards Air Force Base it broke the Speed of Sound with a
record run of 739.666 miles per hour.
miles from Childersburg in Talladega.
Key West Inn
32210 US Hwy. 280
Childersburg, AL 35044
Regular $69.00 -- Special AHEA rate
plus tax. Must make your own reservations and tell them
to get this rate. They will not block rooms so please make
Free Continental breakfast and pool. Fridge, coffeemaker, and
microwave in room.
Days Inn Jameson
33669 us Hwy 280 89
Gene Stewart Blvd.
Childersburg, AL Sylacauga, AL
(256) 378-6007 (256)
$69.95 plus tax $79.95
information contact: Barry
or Hm. (256) 378-0789
Or cell (256)
Pre-registration by May 21 is
requested and should be mailed to:
Ricky Moss at
20621 Edgewood Road, Athens, AL 35614. This early RSVP is needed so
Barry can make arrangements for the appropriate number of meals and
a special instructor gift.
additional $15.00 fee will be charged for people that register
after May 21.
Pre- registration ends May 21, 2009
****Note-- Price REDUCED! ****
Thanks to John Teague Stimulus Package
Don't know what it means? Ask the management and thank John.
After May 21st & Onsite
$65.00 Instructor, $50.00 Non
Instructor/children over 12
all meals and a special instructor gift. Shooting events will be
paid directly to the gun club. Please make Reservations at The Key
West Inn ASAP and be sure to tell them you’re with “ AHEA ” to
receive your $10 discount.
2009 REGISTRATION FORM
MEALS / EVENTS
Please fill in the number of attendees from your party for each
Checks made payable to AHEA
and mail to:
Ricky Moss @ 20621 Edgewood Road, Athens, AL 35614
PRINT THE REGISTRATION FORM AND MAIL IT TO RICKY MOSS