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Mankato Meet (feeler)

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Myself and MinnesnowtaWild (Jeff) were just curious if there would be any interest in a Mankato meet-up sometime in May. We were thinking about perhaps meeting up and grilling early in the evening and then fishing once it gets dark out. It would be a great way to meet some of you guys on here, and would be a lot of fun as well. I would like to gauge your interest in something like this, so that I can talk to the Mankato Park Board and let them know if and when we would be doing this ... we would probably meet up at Sibley Park or Land of Memories park, as these parks would allow for a number of fishermen(and women smile ) to utilize the area in an efficient, non-crowded manner.

*I had also given a bit of thought towards maybe a half hour or so where we could go around the park a bit and clean up some of the trash that plagues the park, and I think that the Park Board would be a bit more receptive towards the meet if we offered to give back a bit and help clean before we fish.

Any interest fellas?

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I may be interested. Depends on the dates in May.

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Well the date is still up in the air, as this is just a feeler (to gauge interest ... see if this is going to be a reality or not). Once we figure out if there is an interest, we can start tossing dates and times around.

*off topic but you're a mankato-an as well? You fish around here much?

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The park doesnt care, we have had a bunch of gatherings there before.

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But at 10 PM they close the gates so I was just wondering if they would maybe let us stay there a little while after that.

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They close the gates to the camp ground is all.

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*off topic but you're a mankato-an as well? You fish around here much?

Yeah I'm a Mankato-an and yes I fish around here every week!

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sonds like a great time would be up for it if the date is right.

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If we could get like ten people committed to it then we could set a date for it.

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Rushing and Klye B would be of great help you guys if you need some insiders on making this work beings they have put on quite a few gatherings june is also a good month . and maybe with rushings connections with justin timberlake he could get him to sing for us before we go out on the river fishing that night. That would top all gatherings just do it rob.

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Rob Rushing..... I would have never pegged you as a Justin Timberlake lover.. You Sally.... LOL Maybe this year you can invite me down when the fish are biting and you can play your favorite songs..

dude your killing.

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Stam has been tryin to get me to listen to Timberlake for a couple of years now. He is such a big fan the first thing he did with his new boat is to put a sticker of his beloved JT on it.

I just chalked it up to him being an Iowan. I say what ever floats your boat and Timberlake seems to float his!

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Larry - I have most of May and June off so we'll have to hook up.

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I'll throw a date out there, how about the 30th? Non-racing night for me.

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Stam has been tryin to get me to listen to Timberlake for a couple of years now. He is such a big fan the first thing he did with his new boat is to put a sticker of his beloved JT on it.

I just chalked it up to him being an Iowan. I say what ever floats your boat and Timberlake seems to float his!

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Larry - I have most of May and June off so we'll have to hook up.

The music I'll pass on, but I became of fan of his after I watched that SNL skit %#@$ in a box. Fun stuff.

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I tell ya what, Justin is a cool cat. It was nice of him to make it to our gathering a few years ago.

I know someone who was having a ball with him:

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I remember that gathering well!!

Besides JT, that was the gathering where Harvey Lee's boat almost got crushed by a tree. Thought I heard the tree was still there.

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Stam34... you getta new boat? I got your text and completely forgot about it. If you still have those Ram holders, I'll be more than willing to take them off your hands.

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Yeah, Larry hopping on his back and yelling "Justin is bringing sexy back!" as he rode him around the boat landing was definitely a highlight of the gathering.

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that hat is killer!! I bet there is a few jellous leperchans out there grin

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Thought I heard the tree was still there.

Yep still there, flew past it on Friday when we took Bob's new "S.S. N'sync" out for a spin.

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How fast is bobs new ride? How does he like the jet?

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It scoots pretty good for a 17ft with a 60/40 jet.

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