Celebrating 84 Years of Skiing and Life Long Friendships

Tuesday, December 26, 2023



Caberfae Peaks is changing hours until further snowmaking improves hill. Please watch their website. The club is also changing hours. 


In This Issue

Friday Fish Fry

Club Hours and Ticket Agent

December 30th Kid’s Crafts and Open House

New Year’s Eve

Cross Country Trail


1. Fish Fry Friday

Friday night is the first fish fry of the season starting at 6:00 p.m. Adults $12 and children under 12 are $7. If fish isn’t what your pallet wants, then Sue will have the grill ready! Bar will be open at 4:00 p.m.


2. Club hours for the Week!

Kitchen opens 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Now through New Year’s Day

Kitchen Specials for the Week!

Wednesday Hot Dog Buffet

Thursday Soup and Salad Buffet

Bar closed 26th and 27th and open 12/28 through New Year’s Eve

1/1/2024 Kitchen open 8:30 a.m.-2:00 p.m.

A ticket agent will be on hand for two hours beginning 15 minutes prior to hill opening through New Year’s Day. Remember all times subject to change based on ski conditions and availability.


3. December 30th Kid’s Crafts & Open House with Meet-N-Greet

It will be a busy day at the club with kids crafting starting at 1 p.m. in the round room. Thank you to Ailee VanHagen for setting this up for the kids. Time for crafting is from 1-3 p.m.

Join the 4-piece jazz & blues band starting at 4 p.m. for social hour. The board will be present to answer questions and introduce any new members in attendance at 4:30 in the dining room. Dinner buffet is a complimentary soup-n-salad buffet dinner at 6:00 p.m. If you have questions on lockers, parking or guests, this is the time to find out. Kids crafts from 1-3 p.m.in the round room!


4. Join members in bringing in the New Year on New Year’s Eve

The bar will be open on New Year’s Eve at 4:00 p.m. The dance floor will be out and starting at 7 p.m. there will be karaoke, music, and dancing. If you want to play cards or games bring them along. Please bring your favorite snack to share and any games if you want to play.


5. MacKenzie trails have been cleared and are ready when the snow flies!

If you are a cross-country skier you will be happy to know that the trails at MacKenzie are clear. Thank you to the Friends of MacKenzie helpers who cleared and opened the trails. The full course is currently free from downed trees. If you see a tree down over the trail, please contact secretary-treasurer@caberfaeskiclub.org and we will get it cleared. 



December 29th - Club Board Meeting at 5:00 p.m.


12/29 - Friday Fish Fry - 6 p.m.

12/30 - Kids Crafts 1-3 p.m. & New Member Open House

with Band Upstairs from 4-7 p.m.

4:30 p.m. Board Introductions in Dining Room

12/31 - New Year’s Eve 4 p.m.

1/9 - Club Reunion Potluck - 5 p.m.

1/13 - New Member Steak Night - 6 p.m. - Band 4-7 p.m.

1/26 Friday Fish Fry - 6 p.m.

1/27 Kids Event - 4-5 p.m.

2/3 - Family Day

2/16 - Friday Fish Fry - 6 p.m.

2/17 - Kids Event - 4-5 p.m.

2/24 - Annual Meeting and Dinner - 4:30 p.m. meeting - 6:30 p.m. dinner

We are on FaceBook

Look for this group and ask to be invited!


Caberfae Ski Club web page: www.caberfaeskiclub.org

Calendar of Events: www.caberfaeskiclub.org/calendar

Dinner Reservation Hotline: dinnerreservations@caberfaeskiclub.org

Dinner Reservation Phone Line: (231) 920-6769 (Sue’s personal cell phone)

General Caberfae Ski Club email address: caberfaeskiclub@caberfaeskiclub.org


Current Board Members

Paul Waug, President - president@caberfaeskiclub.org

Ann Elenbaas, First Vice President

Brian VanHaren, Second Vice President

Keenan Cooper, board member

Karl Hansen, board member

Ron Kimball, board member

Carol Lee, board member

Jeremy Williams, board member

Club Manager - Sue Egelus

Club Secretary/Treasurer - Norma Roelfsema - secretary-treasurer@caberfaeskiclub.org

Assistant Club Treasurer - Jessica Danford - asst-sec-treas@caberfaeskiclub.org

Club Webmaster - Jim Neff - neffzone@yahoo.com


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