The 2017 Winter Carnival Feather Fancier Show Information and Poultry Entry Forms have been added to the website at this link: http://vppc.ca/Winter Carnival/2017 Winter Carnival .
For Pigeon Entry Forms please contact George by email at email@example.com or phone 250 542 6418.
We have added results from the 2016 IPE at this link.
The VPPC Christmas Banquet and meeting will be at 5 p.m. on Sunday, December 11, 2016, at Tom’s Place Restaurant. Approximately 45 people have signed up to attend!
The 48th Annual Winter Feather Fancier Show will be held on February 5, 2017 at the Vernon Recreation Centre Auditorium. Information and entry forms will be online soon.
christmas banquet and
Information about the 2017 APA Canadian National Pigeon, Poultry and Waterfowl Show is now available on this site under the Fall Featherfest menu. This could be one of the largest shows hosted in Canada in 2017! Our club is working hard to make this a memorable event! The show hall has been booked, the judges have been hired, and prize money is starting to flow in. More information will be added as it becomes available. Come and join us if you can….you won’t be disappointed!
Excitement is mounting as we get closer to our big show of the year! Here are some recent developments regarding the show: 1. Change of Venue – from Hassen Hall to the HORTICULTURE BUILDING. Same location, different building which recently became available. 2. Cash Awards for Poultry, Waterfowl and Pigeons now posted under the Fall Featherfest heading. Donors have been very generous and all categories have been covered. 3. Entry Deadline – Saturday, October 1, 2016
It’s now official: The Vernon Pigeon and Poultry Club has been awarded the American Poultry Association (APA) CANADIAN NATIONAL for 2017!!
The show will take place in mid-October at the Armstrong Fairgrounds. More information will be posted here as it becomes available. The Club is extremely proud to be able to host this show for a second time. The first was in 2011 as seen this original post.
With the Vernon Pigeon and Poultry Club’s Summer Lawn Show behind us it’s time to look at what lies ahead:
Armstrong Interior Exhibition: Wednesday, August 31 – Sunday, September 4
Many of our members will be showing and selling birds at the fair. You will see some top quality birds and lots of other amazing things at this year’s IPE. Members please remember set-up time on Thursday, August 25th at 6pm. Coop-in for exhibits is on Tuesday, August 30 from noon until 9pm.
Fall FeatherFest – 2016 Friday, October 14 – Sunday October 16, 2016
The Poultry and Waterfowl Entry Form and Show Catalogue for this coming is now posted on this website under the heading Fall FeatherFest. The Pigeon Entry form and Prize List will be posted soon.
NEWS FLASH ! The Vernon Pigeon and Poultry Club recently decided to add a LAWN SHOW to their annual summer barbecue. It will be held on Sunday, August 7th, at the Zimmerman Home on highway 97 N.
This will be a small outdoor show for club members and friends of the club. Entry forms will be sent out with the club minutes at the next mailing. The entry deadline is Monday, August 1st. There will be no fees for this show. Coop – in takes place before 10 a.m. The show runs from 10 – 2:00 p.m. with a meeting and barbecue to follow. The judge will be announced shortly. For further information please call one of the following: George Zimmerman – 250 542 6418 or firstname.lastname@example.org Brenda Weintz -250 546 2985 or email@example.com Karen Hansen – 250 768 4662 or firstname.lastname@example.org
This year’s Fall Featherfest Show is going ahead!
Mark you calendars.
October 14th, 15th 16th, 2016
Hassen Hall IPE Fairgrounds Armstrong, B.C.
Co-chairmen are: Heather Hayes: email@example.com
Joe Mazur: firstname.lastname@example.org
Poultry Judge: Daniel Fry-Shaw, California
Stay tuned for more information as it becomes available.
The Vernon Pigeon and Poultry Club aims to increase interest in and knowledge about the heritage and fancy breeds of pigeons, waterfowl, and poultry.
We hope this site will help to serve as a medium to communicate with our members. Please explore the site and feel free to contact us with any questions or comments. We would be pleased to help you!