BCDC Special Awards
At the BCDC February meeting, President Mike 'Viddy' Vidovich presented the awards from the 2017 Show & Tell. BCDC Vice President Red Craft won both the 'Most Show/Place Entries' and the 'Master Treasure Hunter'. That's a lot of hard work! Red took home 2 nice trophies as well as a silver Walker half and silver Barber dollar. An honorable mention goes to Joe Novasat who came in 2nd place in both categories.
Trophies and silver bullion were presented to BCDC members at the March 2017 meeting. These member had an amazing 2016 metal detecting season. Dick Lyle won 'Find of The Year' for his gold/diamond 3-ring set, Joe Novosat won 'Master Treasure Hunter' and the 'Show & Tell' award. Congratulations from all of the BCDC members!
Gary Waddell was presented the 2015 Master Treasure Hunter award and silver coin for the most 1st place finishes in the Show & Tell events the Club has at it's monthly meetings. Gary had 7 first place finishes in 2015. Way to go Gary!
Dick Lyle was presented a silver coin and the award for Best Find Of the Year in 2015 at the February 4, 2016 meeting. Dick won this award for an amazing gold diamond ring he found. Congratulations for winning this award 2 years in a row!
Below is a slideshow of special awards that were given to members at the February 5, 2015 Club meeting. These were for their accomplishments and acknowledgments during the 2014 year. Gary Waddell was awarded the 2014 Master Treasure Hunter trophy for his 1942 Walking Liberty Half AU condition coin and for having the most 1st place finishes in 2014. Dick Lyle was presented with the trophy for the Best Find of 2014 and a silver Half Dollar to commemorate his find of an 1896 Silver Morgan Dollar. Gary Waddell was also awarded the 2014 Show & Tell Most Shows award for his displays during 2014. Charter Member Harry Niemeyer was presented with a special award to honor him for being the Best Newsletter Editor We Ever Had. Charter Member and Treasurer Gary Waddell was presented with a special award to honor him for being the Best Forever Treasurer 2007 - infinity. Larry Kaib was presented with the "Presidential Outstanding Service Award" for his 3 years of continuous service as club President (2012-2013-2014) by incoming new President, Mike Vidovich.