GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

AMERICAN TURNERS 9124 LENNINGS LANE BALTO, MD 21237

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE January 22,2009 at NOON

 

 

MINUTES OF December 18,2008 THE MEETING #408 WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY THE PRESIDENT Jim Smedley AT NOON

 

OPENING CEREMONIES:

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE LED BY: MARK BOWYER

 

PRAYER BY: JOYCE BOWYER

 

OFFICERS:

 

JIM SMEDLEY PRESIDENT P
SKIP SHIFLETT VICE PRESIDENT P
MARY JANE CONRAD SECRETARY  P
BERNIE VETTER TREASURER P
JIM HINES BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
ANGELO ONORATO BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
CHUCK MILLER BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
DOTTIE MILLER BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
GEORGE PHILLIPS BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
JEAN EBSWORTH BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
ED WATTS TRUSTEE P
LEO HEID TRUSTEE P
JOHN ELTRINGHAM TRUSTEE P
MARK BOWYER SGT AT ARMS P

MINUTES OF November 20,2008 MEETING WERE Approved

 

TREASURER’S REPORT;

 

TREASURER:  BERNIE VETTER

 

CHECKING ACCOUNT
$4,992.89
 
TOTAL RECEIPTS
$5,117.00
 
TOTAL EXPENSE
$5,971.83
 
MONEY MARKET
$5105.45
 
TOTAL ASSETS
$10,098.29
 

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

 

N/A

 

BOWLING: BOOTS ONORATO 410-882-1558

 

Bowling is every Tuesday at 1pm at Parkville Bowling lanes on Harford Road.

 

HISTORIAN: SKIP SHIFLETT

 

The Baltimore Museum of Industry display is now complete. The grand opening should be in March.

 

WAYS AND MEANS: CLARA HUNT

 

Jim Smedley expressed thanks to Clara Hunt, Bernie Vetter, Marge Stock, Jack & Sheila Gill and everyone else who helped make the Christmas Party a success.  153 people attended the party.

 

Bernie Vetter announced the Bull Roast would be on Sunday March 29th the cost would be $32.00 per ticket

We will be selling 50\50raffle tickets.  Volunteers will be needed to work the wheels.

 

 SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: MARGE STOCK

 

A get well card was sent to George Phillips.

 

BIRTHDAYS:

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ALL OUR December GUYS AND DOLLS:

 

Jack Baker, Nick Blama, Maralee Cameron, Lillian Capizzi, Peter Capizzi, Hugh Collins, Betty Craven, Mary Doris, Charlie Farkas, Jerry Francik, Daniel Frank, Jimmy Glovier, Colin Henderson, Betty  Holthaus, John Karras, Joan Komin, Tom McDonough, Charles Miller, Marshall Nuckols, Joyce Ronci, Gary Slater, Creston Smith, Dorothy Stadler, Jack Summers, Jean Summers, Eugene Turpin, Donald Velli, Mickey Velli, Bernie Vetter, JimViers, Judy Weaver, Marge Wilking.

 

ANNIVERSARIES:

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO ALL THOSE CELEBRATING THEIR DAY IN December:

 

Ted & Kay Canipe, Eugene & June Grden, John & Joyce Powell, Thomas & Rhoda Belle Tawney. 

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS:  JIM HINES

 

Wishes everyone a safe and Happy Holiday.

 

MEMBERSHIP: BONNIE VOJIK

 

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HOT LINE: CHUCK REIBERT

 

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MAILING COMMITTEE/NEWSLETTER:

 

BETTY BONNER: 410-488-4877.

 

Please advise of any changes to mailing address or E-mail.

 

TRAVEL COMMITTEE:

 

Angela Thomas, 410-969-2851 announced that anyone interested in the 10 day New England cruise in June there are 3 cabins left.

 

CAKES: DARLENE DAIL

 

Thanks to all that have contributed cakes in December:

Audrey Maxfield, Angela Thomas, Mary Jane Conrad, Mary Lou Krick, Bernie Vetter, Peggy Horwath.

 

Thanks to all who are scheduled for cakes in January:

Joyce Scheper, Jackie Watts, Bernie Vetter, Marge Stock, Jane Jenkins, Jean Ebsworth.

 

Darlene said, she in good shape for cakes till April. Also, she expressed thanks to all her helpers.

 

PRESENTATION OF BILLS:

 

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NEW BUSINESS:

 

N/A

 

GOOD OF THE CLUB:

 

We have extra booklets from the Dept. of Aging and Kaiser Permanente if anyone wants one.

 

Darlene Dail announced, anyone who is in need of financial help with their health insurance can contact their Department of Aging and obtain information about the SHIP program. (State Health Insurance Assistance Program)

 

MEETING DATES:

 

January 22,2009

Food obtained by Don Funke.  Menu: Hot Dogs, Beans & Salads.

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

 

By Michael Jordan: “Heart is what separates the good from the great.”

 

ADJOURNED:

12:20pm

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE:  67

 

 

RAFFLE:

 

50/50 WAS WON BY: James Welzenbach $49.00.

 

IN CASE OF ILLNESS OR DEATH:

Contact Marge Stock 410-563-4931 or Betty Bonner 410-488-4877.

 

Submitted By:  Mary Conrad, Sec.