2021 Annual Meeting and Lead Pack Elections
The North Star Kennel Club held its 2021 Annual Meeting on Saturday, January 16 online. A recording of this meeting will be made available at a later date.
During the meeting, Chairpuppy Minutes thanked Sir Randy, the final original member of the Lead Pack still serving, for his service to the Club. Minutes and Boy Michael were also thanked […]
April Lead Pack Meeting Canceled
Based on the current situation, the Lead Pack has opted to cancel its April Business Meeting.
We thank you for your continued support. We also hope that you are safe and healthy. Be kind to yourselves and to each other.
Announcement Regarding Upcoming NSKC Events
Due to the outbreak of COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus), concerns have been raised regarding public social gatherings. As part of the State of Minnesota’s declaration of a peacetime state of emergency this afternoon, it was strongly suggested that large gatherings where close contact is unavoidable be canceled or postponed.
The Executive, Mosh, and NSPAH Contest Committees of the NSKC Lead Pack […]
2020 Annual Meeting and Lead Pack Elections
The North Star Kennel Club held its 2020 Annual Meeting on Saturday, January 25 at The Saloon. During the meeting, Chairpuppy Minutes thanked Bruizer, his predecessor and a member of the Lead Pack from the Club’s incorporation, for his service. The first service awards for volunteer contributions to the Club were awarded. Five-year membership pins were also awarded to […]
Four Lead Pack Members Appointed, One Seat Remains Open
Nominations for the five seats open on the Lead Pack for terms from 2020 until 2022 closed at the Lead Pack’s meeting on December 18, 2019. Four nominations were received.
Because there were fewer nominations than open seats, the Lead Pack reviewed the nominations received and voted on whether to accept each candidate. All four candidates were appointed.
We congratulate these future […]
2020 North Star Puppy and Handler Weekend Planning Underway
After the success of the 2019 North Star Puppy and Handler (NSPAH) Weekend, the Lead Pack voted unanimously to begin planning the 2020 North Star Puppy and Handler Contests at its April 2019 meeting. Sir Randy, who led the 2019 planning committee, was elected as chair of a permanent planning committee which was also created.
While venues, dates, and times have […]
NSKC to Purchase New Mosh Mats
One of the most important pieces of any puppy mosh are the mats the puppies play on. The North Star Kennel Club’s current mosh mats have seen several years of service. Our new Mosh Committee chair, PupKey, made it his mission to find a suitable replacement for our members and other mosh participants. That mission is about to become a […]
Lead Pack Special Election to be Held May 15, 2019
We currently have two vacancies on the Lead Pack. These vacancies will be filled at the May business meeting (scheduled for Wednesday, May 15 at 7 p.m., at 2021 East Hennepin Avenue, Lower Level Conference Room).
If you have been a full member of the Club for at least six months and are in good standing, you can […]
February 20, 2019 Business Meeting Canceled
Owing to today’s weather, we have opted to cancel this evening’s scheduled business meeting. If we are able to schedule a replacement, we will post new details here.