Hey guys, I want to get a solid post in the gathering section in the next week or so. We still have some loose ends to tie up, I wanted to get them all sorted out here. Some of you have said you were going to donate for trophies, I have not heard from. We need to get them ordered soon, let me know one way or another so I can figure out the logistics of it all... Basic details: 2009 Central Iowa BOC Gathering Island Park 2400 Nantucket Road Adel, Iowa 50003 July 24, 2009 - July 26, 2009 Camping is first come fist serve, not sure on prices yet, still working out the details!!! I will try and contact Adel City Hall to get prices and such early next week. I have secured the registered tournament license signed and sealed with me here. Tentative Schedule: Thursday July 23rd 2009 Meet to finalize the weekend Reserve main campsites at Island Park Friday July 24th 2009 Noon Start setting up campsites and main site People start to arrive and set up and exploring the water 9:00 pm Bonfire and social hour (Smores) Saturday July 25th 2009 5:30 am Rules Meeting with scale checks and record sheets 6:00 am Tournament kickoff (Tournament 6:00am 6:00 am) Lunch on their own 4:30 pm 7:00 pm - MANDATORY NO FISH Pot luck, prizes, possible DNR presentation 9:30 pm Bonfire and social hour (Smores) Night fishing Sunday July 26th 2009 6:00 am Tournament ends (Turn in all record sheets to Chris) 9:00 am Bridge Brothers Breakfast Tournament Awards and Trophy presentations Noon Pack up and Gathering comes to a close I know that I am missing a bunch of stuff, but that is what this thread is for... lets get all on the same page... Tight Lines! Chris "The Gavel"