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2023 Kids Fishing Derby


John & Wilma Klein Memorial Celebrate the Annual Fishing Derby

Sunday Oct 22nd 10:00am-2:00pm

Rain or Shine

starts at 9:00 AM

  • Ages from 0-14, participants must be accompanied by an adult
  • Member’s immediate family only
  • Participants may use only one fishing pole
  • Please remember this event is for the children – come and HAVE FUN
  • Lunch served and Prizes for all

    Two days prior to this event,

Klein Lake will be stocked with a variety of trout, ranging in size.

Point of Contacts: Co-Chair- Clara Bartunek and Brian Hetherly

All are welcome to help and attend. Registration/work hours call

Clara 845-774-6004

(Young anglers Charlotte Bartunek, Teddy Heeter and family,

from the 2022 Fishing Derby)

PLEASE pre-register by Oct 10th

Top Gun Drawing



Bethlehem Rod & Gun Club




One Drawing for $6500.00 Cash

***Only 50 Tickets Sold***

Donations $200.00

 Drawing is 7/24/2023

                  TOP GUN DRAWING

Name    ______________________

Phone #______________________

Badge #______________________

Contact Mike Schetter for more info 845 453-6666 or

for tickets see a Board Member

President’s Club A & B

Bethlehem Rod and Gun Club

Tickets for both raffles go on sale at the club

SATURDAY mornings from 10 am till 2 pm. Until they are all sold.

A – club-$ 100,00 for 12 monthly drawings of $1000,00

B – club $50,00 for 12 monthly drawings of $500,00


Thank you

N. Michael Schetter


Michael Regulbuto 845-728-2872

To check your 5 year NYS pistol recertification go to:


May 2nd 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM (Click on Photo for Registration Form)

June 6th 6:00 PM – 9:30 PM (Click on Photo for Registration Form)

Cost $75.00 and exclusive to members and their guests up till 3 weeks before the course. 

Please Note: When you registrar at link, $50.00 is deposit, the remaining is due day of class in cash.

“Please make sure you have read the required equipment list and prerequisites.”

Pheasant Season

2023 Pheasant Season

Bird Lease Rules

  1. Lease hunting hours are 9am till sunset
    a. Lease use is the release dates and the week following.
    b. Lease is for birds only- no other game is authorized.
  2. Lease is for club members only- no guests or family members allowed.
  3. All members must sign in, record dates and times, record take and sign out.
  4. Members must wear club button during hunting.
  5. Members must have NYS hunting license, display back tag and wear hunter orange.
  6. Eye protection must be worn.
  7. All firearms must remain unloaded until safely in the fields.
  8. No hunting or discharge within 500 feet of house.
  9. All dogs must be in control at all times.
    a. Aggressive or out of control dogs will be asked to leave.
  10. Be aware farm has cows, ducks, guinea hens and domestic turkeys.
  11. Keep the lease clean
    a. Pick up empty shot shell hulls
    b. Remove garbage-if you brought it in, take it out.
  12. All members must sign out and record take and time.
  13. Park in allocated parking area.
  14. Head of stocking work detail will sign off on work hours.
    a. Members must present membership card at time of work detail.
  15. Members not complying with rules may face DISCPLINARY ACTIONS AND POSSIBLE EXPULSION FROM THE CLUB. The Board of Directors will review any complaints and has final decision.
  16. No use of the property for any reason other than authorized bird hunting.
  17. Bird Limit is 2 pheasant daily and 2 chukar daily.


2023 Pheasant Stocking Schedule

10/07/23 50 Pheasant 20 Chukar
10/14/23 50 Pheasant 20 Chukar
10/21/23 (Youth Day) 45 Pheasant 20 Chukar
10/22/23 30 Pheasant
10/28/23 50 Pheasant 20 Chukar
11/04/23 50 Pheasant 20 Chukar
12/09/23 25 Pheasant

Stocking is at 7am on the date above. Lease is at the Hoekstra Farm, Hoekstra Ln, Montgomery NY.
Hunting starts at 9am, thru sundown
Badges must be worn at all times.
Limit is 2 Pheasant and 2 chukar per day per person.
NYS Hunting License/backtag and club badge are required. Hunter Orange required.
Youth Day Saturday Oct 21 hunting for youth 16 years and under only until 1PM. Adults after 1PM.

Please register your youth by calling the Chairperson Bob Bready 845-883-5935

Any questions, or concerns, please direct them to:
Bob Bready
Pheasant Chairperson

In Memory

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Tony Cerone Sr.

                                         12/23/1948 – 11-05/2023

With heavy hearts the Officers and Directors of Bethlehem Rod and Gun Club announce the passing of member Tony Via. Tony joined in 2014 and cooked many meals for Club events including our Pig Roasts and Fish Frys. An avid outdoorsman hunter fisherman Tony was best known as a Gentleman always willing to help in any way he could.  Please keep Tony and his family in your thoughts and prayers.

Arrangements when made, will be posted


                                          10 -17 – 1965    11 – 11 -2023

With heavy hearts the Officers and Directors of Bethlehem Rod and Gun Club announce the passing of member Tony Via.  A member since 2014 Tony was always  there to to help in any way. Services for Tony will be held from 9 to 11am this Saturday Nov 18th  at St Johns 35 Piermont Ave. Nyack NY >Funeral to follow .

A Lighted Candle In Memory of Our Departed Club Members