GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

AMERICAN TURNERS 9124 LENNINGS LANE BALTO, MD 21237

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE November 17,2011 AT NOON


 

MINUTES OF October 27, 2011 THE MEETING #440 WAS CALLED TO ORDER BY THE VICE PRESIDENT Skip ShiflettAT NOON

 

OPENING CEREMONIES:

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE LED BY: Mark Bowyer.

PRAYER BY:  Joyce Bowyer

 

OFFICERS:  

 

JIM SMEDLEY PRESIDENT A
SKIP SHIFLETT VICE PRESIDENT P
TOM SOMMERVILLE TREASURER P
MARY JANE CONRAD SECRETARY p
ED WATTS BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
CLARA HUNT BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
CHUCK MILLER BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
DOTTIE MILLER BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
LEO HEID BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
JEAN EBSWORTH BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
RICK MARINE TRUSTEE P
JOHN ELTRINGHAM TRUSTEE A
BILL BRANNAN TRUSTEE A
MARK BOWYER SGT AT ARMS P

 

MINUTES OF September 22,2011MEETING WERE APPROVED.

 

TREASURER'S REPORT:

TREASURER:  Tom Sommerville

   

CHECKING ACCOUNT BALANCE 9/1/11
$12,217.87
 
TOTAL RECEIPTS
$272.45
 
TOTAL EXPENSE
$866.11
 
CHECKING ACCOUNT BALANCE 9/30/11
11,624.20
 
PETTY CASH
$157.50
 
 
 

   

UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

N/A

 

BOWLING:  Boots Onorato 410-882-1558 

 

Bowling cost is $14.00, Parkville Lanes, Harford Road, 1:00pm. Still need bowlers and subs.

 

HISTORIAN:  Skip Shiflett 

 

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WAYS & MEANS:   Clara Hunt   

 

Entertainment books are in. They cost $24.00.

 

Christmas Party tickets are here. It's Saturday, December 3rd, cost is $37.00.  Any donations for the Christmas Party door prizes or Christmas

 

Basket should be brought in for the November   meeting .  We only have the November meeting to collect these items.

 

SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: Marge Stock-410-563-4931.

 

Marge mailed get well card to: John Eltringham, John will be having a knee and hip replacement on November 15th. He is asking for your prayers. Betty Nagle is still having problems with her legs and requests your prayers.  We had one deceased member- Clyde Schafer, notice was posted in the Sun paper and a Sympathy card was sent to his wife. Also, a non member, Randy Weitzel passed in October. Please call Marge if you know of anyone sick or deceased so she can send a card.. 

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR October GUYS & DOLLS:

 

Dottie Abel, Marie Akers, Joyce Bowyer, Elaine Burlage, Paul Czerkovich, Fred Dulik, June Grden, William Griffith, Clara Hunt, Paul Julian, Doris Klingelhofer, Mary J. Lalonde, Mike Loyco, Larry Magee, Lucille Metzger, Boots Onorato, Betty Reiter, Thomas Ronci, Edward Rose Jr., George Schaefer, Charles Scheper, Rose Marie Tauber, Joe Zarachowicz.

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO EVERYONE CELEBERATING THEIR DAY IN October:

 

Olin & Mary Jane Conrad, John & Jeanette Karras, Harry & Mary Lou Krick, Richard & Elizabeth Malinowski, Cliff & Barbara Waller, Al & Dorothy Webster.

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS:  Ed Watts 

 

Last month we had a Board meeting and discussed the clubs dues.  It was agreed to keep the membership dues at $15.00 per member.

 

MEMBERSHIP:  Bonnie Vojik- 410-866-8725   Dues are $15.00per member

 

($30.00 if both retiree and spouse are members.)

Send to: Bonnie Vojik, 8003 Caradoc Drive Baltimore, MD 21237.

 

HOT LINE:  Chuck Reibert  -410-866-5385

 

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MAILING & NEWSLETTER: Betty Bonner-410-488-4877

 

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TRAVEL COMMITTEE: 

 

Marge Stock thanked everyone who went on the trip to Harrington and Dover Downs.  She is making plans for another trip in May.

 

CAKES: Darlene Dail-410-252-4746

We Need At Least 5 Cakes Each Month!!  Thanks to all who donated cakes in October:

 

Jerry Finley, Marge Stock, Jackie Watts, Pat Hines, Doris Bannon, Angela Thomas, Creston Smith, Peter Capizzi, Ron Ferguson, Jeri Skunda.

 

Thanks in advance to all who are donating in November:

 

Mary Lou Lambert, Doris Bannon, Peggy Horwath, Sheila Gill.

Please notify Darlene if you cannot bring your scheduled donation so other arrangements can be made. Thank you!

 

PRESENTATION OF BILLS:  N/A

 

NEW BUSINESS: N/A                               

 

GOOD OF THE CLUB:

Skip welcomed new & infrequent members.

 

 MEETING DATES: 

 

 Next months meeting is NOVEMBER 17th , the 3rd Thursday of the month, NOT THE 4th THURSDAY, due to Thanksgiving.

 

Reminder there is no club meeting in December!!

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH

 

The person who says it cannot be done should not interrupt the person doing it.

 

ADJOURNED :12:12 PM

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE:  55

 

RAFFLE:

 

50/50 was won by: Tom O'Keefe--$40.00

 

IN CASE OF ILLNESS OR DEATH:

 

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

 

 

Submitted by:  Mary Jane Conrad, Sec