OCAPL currently holds their Monthly Meetings on the first Monday of each month from September to April at the Oklahoma History Center, 800 Nazih Zuhdi Drive, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 73105.
Social hour starts at 5:00 and the meetings begin at 6:30. OCAPL provides these meetings at no cost to our members. Guests are welcome to attend at a cost of $30.00. If you would like to become a member of OCAPL you may apply online. Cost of membership is $125.00 per year with renewals due in January. If you are applying after July1st, we have prorated the dues to $80.00 for your first year of membership.
DEAR COMMITTEE MEMBER!!!! PLEASE SEND IN AN OFFICER NOMINATION FORM. WE HAVE RECEIVED ONLY A FEW AND I MEAN A FEW!!!! I WILL BE SENDING OUT AN EMAIL TO THE ENTIRE MEMBERSHIP THIS MORNING AS WELL. THE FORM IS ATTACHED AND THE DEADLINE IS TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 1ST. ALSO ATTACHED ARE NOMINATION FORMS FOR LANDMAN OF THE YEAR AND WM MAJORS AWARDS, THAT DEADLINE IS OCTOBER 1ST. THANK YOU!!
OCAPL will be teaming up with the OU Energy Management program on Saturday September 26th to help fight hunger at the OKC Regional Food Bank. We are in need of 20 OCAPL volunteers to help with this event.
Where: OKC Regional Food Bank, 3355 S Purdue Street, OKC 73137
When: Saturday, September 26th (1-4 pm)
Why: Because OCAPL is making a difference in the community!
NEED AAPL CE POINTS? 10 CREDITS (9 CPL/RPL AND 1 ETHICS) ARE AVAILABLE AT THE OCAPL WEEKEND TAKE OFF EVENT!!
WHEN - FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 25TH TO SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 27TH
WHERE - Beavers Bend/Lake Broken Bow
Deadline for registration is September 4th! Please see the attachment for registration and agenda information!
PLEASE SEE JULY/AUGUST NEWSLETTER ATTACHED AS WELL AS THE OFFICER NOMINATION FORM (NOMINATION DEADLINE SEPTEMBER 1ST) AND LANDMAN OF THE YEAR AND WM MAJORS DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD NOMINATION FORMS (NOMINATION DEADLINE OCTOBER 1ST).
JULY/AUGUST PRESIDENTS LETTER
If you are registered for the upcoming Sporting Clays Tournament, please see the information below!
OCAPL 2015 SPORTING CLAYS - AUGUST 28, 2015
Good Morning Shooters,
Attached please find the time assignments for the Sporting Clays Shoot on the 28th at Silver Leaf. Please plan to arrive an hour before your shooting time to warm-cup, get registered and most importantly NETWORK !!!!!!
BOARD MEETING ON WEDNESDAY, 11:45 AT JUNIORS - IF YOU HAVEN'T RSVP'D YET AND WOULD LIKE TO ATTEND, PLEASE LET ME KNOW. WE DON'T HAVE A QUORUM YET, SO IF YOU ARE AN EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE MEMBER THAT HASN'T RESPONDED OR CAN'T MAKE IT, PLEASE GIVE YOUR PROXY TO ANOTHER EX COM MEMBER. THANK YOU AND I LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING SOME OF YOU WEDNESDAY!
The 11th Annual Weekend Take Off is set for September 25th through the 27th at Beavers Bend in Broken Bow, OK. If you are in need of AAPL CE Credits, this is a great opportunity to pick up 10 (9 CPL/RPL + 1 Ethics). Please see the attachment for the agenda and registration information. Registration is also available online at www.ocapl.org. Have a great weekend!
Members Only Single Registration is now open for the Sporting Clays Tournament. Please click on the link below for the single person registration form. Space is limited so sign up ASAP!
We are still looking for a Lunch Sponsor for the Event. If you or your company are interested, please contact Darrell Noblitt, firstname.lastname@example.org ~
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NETWORKING WITH OTHER LAND PROFESSIONALS
You will have opportunity to interact with more than 1400 active members.
Dues are $125, if applying after June, it is prorated to $80.
Start by filling out the Membership Application today!
OCAPL is affiliated on the national level with the American Association of Professional Landmen and was recognized in 1993 and 1997 and 2006 as the AAPL Local Association of the Year as well as other Association awards. In 2007, AAPL awarded OCAPL members Jack Sweeney with the Lifetime Achievement Award, Candace Robinson the Best AAPL Director Communication Award, and Brian Hennigan the Best Committee Award for his service on the CPL Certification Committee. In 2013, Phil Jones was awarded the AAPL Lifetime Achievement Award and in 2014 OCAPL received the Best Community Service Award. In 2015, we are well represented with the Lifetime Achievement awarded to Jack Richards, Landman of the Year awarded to Julie Woodard, Best Newsletter ~ Large Association, Best Member Communication awarded to Marita Morris and back to back Best Community Service Award!
MONTHLY DINNER MEETINGS
First Monday from September - April, Social Hour at 5pm, Dinner at 6:30pm. Included in membership fee, guest fee is $30.
Interactive, online directory includes photos of members and business affiliations.
OCAPL maintains one of the highest continuing education programs available to AAPL members by offering credits for monthly luncheons and meetings. Additionally, OCAPL sponsors several annual programs such as The Weekend Take Off and HAPL Webcast which offer our members the opportunity to receive numerous continuing education credits.
OCAPL is giving a helping hand to the local community by participating in volunteer events that benefit Infant Crisis, Regional Food Bank, Youth Services, Skyline Ministries, Bella Foundation just to name a few.
Fishing tournament, Sporting Clays, Golf tournament and the Christmas Event are all well attended!
Newsletters can be found online and they are published 8 times annually, featuring legislative updates, regional director's report, and entry forms for special events.