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GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

AMERICAN TURNERS 9124 LENNINGS LANE BALTO, MD 21237

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE April 22,20l0  at NOON

 

 

MINUTES OF March 25,2010 THE MEETING #423 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 P
DOTTIE MILLER BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
GEORGE PHILLIPS BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
JEAN EBSWORTH BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
ED WATTS TRUSTEE A
LEO HEID TRUSTEE P
JOHN ELTRINGHAM TRUSTEE P
MARK BOWYER SGT AT ARMS P

 

MINUTES OF February 25,2010  WERE Approved

 

TREASURER’S REPORT;

TREASURER:  BERNIE VETTER

  

CHECKING ACCOUNT
$9,926.78
 
TOTAL RECEIPTS
$3,536.00
 
TOTAL EXPENSE
$520.05
 
MONEY MARKET
$2,116.90
 
TOTAL ASSETS
$12,043.68
 

 

ITEMIZED EXPENSES:

 

Turners Hall Rental/bartender       $      375.00

Mailings/postage                            $       52.80

Obituary/Donation H. Johnson       $       92.25

 

ITEMIZED RECEIPTS

Dues                                                  $    1,130.00

50/50                                                  $         58.00

Bull Roast 50/50                                $       573.00

Bull Roast tickets                               $     l,775.00

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: N/A

 

BOWLING: BOOTS ONORATO 410-882-1558

 

We still need bowlers and substitutes. We use  Parkville Lanes on Harford Road at 1:00pm. Cost is $13 a week.

 

HISTORIAN: SKIP SHIFLETT

 

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WAYS AND MEANS: CLARA HUNT

 

The Bull Roast is scheduled for Sunday April llth

 

Ticket sales for the bull roast are doing great.  We only have approximately 3 tables left to sell. The money  wheel will be run by Tom Sommerville 443-528-5108 and George Phillips.  They still need volunteers to work.  John and Sheila Gill are doing the 50/50 raffle tickets. If you need more tickets call 410-433-1694. Keep pushing the bull roast tickets and the 50/50 tickets. Angie Thomas has enough volunteers to work the flower wheel.  If anyone wishes to donate something such as cakes, bottles of alcohol or anything that would make a nice prize, it would be appreciated. Angie has a few items to be used as prizes.  Jack Sommers, who cannot attend the bull roast, donated $50.00 for a door prize, Clara purchased a Outback Steakhouse gift card for that purpose. 

 

 SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: MARGE STOCK 410-563-4931

 

Announced by Bernie.  Get well cards were mailed to

John Roth and Marge Wilking. We were informed of the passing of Harry Johnson and Ted Canipe.   Lodge notices were posted in the Sun papers, sympathy cards were sent to the families and contributions were made to the charities of their choice. Marge Stock is recovering from her surgery, she can now take calls regarding illnesses or deaths. Bernie read a thank you letter on behalf of Emma Johnson and her family thanking all the members of the GMSRC for their overwhelming kind expressions of sympathy.

 

BIRTHDAYS:

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO ALL OUR March GUYS AND DOLLS:

 

Florence Boncewich, Betty Bonner, Joe Bonner, Jeffrey Cameron, Agatha Czyz, Ronald Dahl, Josephine Farmer, Sheila Feehly, Russell Goble, Dorothy Heid, Patricia Hines, Robert Holthaus, Vivian Johnson, Hope Koch, Mary Lou Krick, Dave Lambert, Byron Lawson, Henry Marshall, Audrey Maxfield, Louise Millikin, Kathlyn Oleniacz, John Roras, John Roth, Margie Stock, Greg Surdel, Joseph Velli, Al Webster, Dorothy Webster, Irene Zimnitzky.

 

ANNIVERSARIES:

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO ALL THOSE CELEBRATING THEIR DAY IN March:

Joyce & Mark Bowyer, Lillian & Peter Capizzi, Phyllis & Robert Kelley, Eileen & Nelson Weller.

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS:  JIM HINES

 

Jim announced that he is resigning his position as

Chairman of the Board and the Board of Directors as of today due to health problems.  Jim was applauded for all the good work he accomplished.  Jim Smedley will be appointing a replacement.  If anyone would be interested, let Jim know. 

 

MEMBERSHIP: BONNIE VOJIK-410-866-8725

 

2010 DUES ARE NOW DUE—

 

Dues are $l5.00 per member ($30.00 if both retiree and spouse are members.)  Please make check payable to GM Salaried Club and mail to: Bonnie Vojik

                                            8003 Caradoc Drive

                                            Baltimore, MD 21237

 

DO NOT MAIL TO ANY OTHER ADDRESS OR WITH ANY OTHER PAYMENTS (TICKETS,50-50 ETC). Any questions, please call me, 410-866-8725 or Email: bonvoj@comcast.net

 

Ken Norden rejoined.  Al Vojik, in Bonnie’s absence,  said if anyone wanted to pay their dues he would meet with them after the meeting.

 

HOT LINE: CHUCK REIBERT

 

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MAILING COMMITTEE/NEWSLETTER:

 

BETTY BONNER: 410-488-4877.

 

Please advise us of any changes to your mailing address or E-mail. For additional information regarding the Club please check our website. www.gmbsrc.org.

 

TRAVEL COMMITTEE:  N/A

 

Darlene Dail announced she would like to arrange a bus trip to the Washington News Museum on Pennsylvania Avenue.  It’s a very nice museum, easy   to get around in with plenty of opportunities to sit down and rest if needed. Will look into the cost and try to arrange bus trip for sometime in June.

 

CAKES: DARLENE DAIL-410-252-4746

 

Thanks to all who contributed cakes in March:

Mary Onorato, Bernie Vetter, Dottie Miller, Mary Lou Krick, Doris Bannon & Isabelle Burrell.

 

Thanks to all who are scheduled for cakes in April:

 

Ann Carvan, Betty Nagle, Elizabeth Malinowski, Bernie Vetter & Mary Lou Lambert.

 

 PLEASE notify Darlene if you cannot bring your scheduled donation so other arrangements can be made.  Thank you! Darlene has the cake register book available for 2010.  We need at least 5 or 6 cakes per month. We need cake donations!!  PLEASE SIGN UP!!!

 

PRESENTATION OF BILLS: N/A

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

GOOD OF THE CLUB:

 

Jim welcomed new members and those not seen very often.  Al Koman brought in a new walker, never used.  If you are in need of a walker or have a family member who needs one, you may have the walker there is no charge.

 

The Domestic Partners issue was voted on at the last three meeting, being overwhelmingly approved this amendment will be placed into the clubs By-Laws.

 

This is our first meeting that we are having our lunch purchased from Costco.  If it works out ok, we will be saving money.

 

MEETING DATES: April 22,2010

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

 

Too many people overvalue what they are not, and undervalue what they are.

 

ADJOURNED:  12:25pm.

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE:  65

 

RAFFFLE 50/50 winner:   Clara Hunt--$50.00

 

IN CASE OF ILLNESS OR DEATH:

 

Contact: Marge Stock 410-563-4931 or Betty Bonner

410-488-4877

 

Submitted By: Mary Conrad Sec.