GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

                                            NEXT MEETING:  October 26, 2017

LUNCH AT NOON & MEETING TO FOLLOW


 

PRAYER: Jack Gill

 

LUNCH SERVED

 

MINUTES: 

 

September 28, 2017 meeting # 503 was called to order by Vice President Skip Shiflett

 

PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE: Jim Smedley

 

OFFICERS IN ATTENDANCE:

 

 

Dale Wajbel PRESIDENT A
Skip Shiflett VICE PRESIDENT P
Tom Sommerville TREASURER P
Mary Conrad SECRETARY P
Clara Musick BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Chuck Miller BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Jim Smedley BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Al Tynan BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
Don Funke TRUSTEE P
Marge Stock TRUSTEE A

 

MINUTES:  August 24, 2017 were approved

 

Treasurers Report: Tom Sommerville

Month of August 2017

  

OPENING BALANCE
$
11,918.75
RECEIPTS
$
201.00
EXPENSES
$
415.52
BALANCE
$
11,704.23
PETTY CASH
$
135.02
VALUE OF ASSETS
$

11,839.23

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS:

 

Still looking for anyone interested in filling the position of Sgt. of Arms.

 

HISTORIAN:  Skip Shiflett

N/A

 

WAYS & MEANS:  Clara Musick

 

Clara will be turning in the BJ’s applications.

 

Clare is working on the Bull & Shrimp roast scheduled for October 29, 2017. This roast is going to be a Costume Party, costumes optional. Food 1-4pm. Music by Impulse 1-5pm. Beer & Setups. Cost $45.00 per person. Prize money for costume contest-4 categories. Clare has the tickets and needs every ones support.

 

We have approximately 13 tables sold, placing advertisements in Dundalk and Essex papers and flyers in a lot of places. We would like to have 200 people.

 

SUNSHINE COMMITTEE:  Marg Stock

 

410-563-4931. Angie Thomas 410-969-2851. Contact Marg or Angie if you know of any sick or deceased members, so cards can be sent on the clubs behalf. Please remember the sick & deceased members in your prayer.

 

Nelson Weller recovering from hip replacement, would appreciate cards.   

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR September GUYS & DOLLS:

 

Mark Bowyer, Peter Coutros, George Dersch, Sandy Johnson, Dottie Miller, Marge Schaefer, Tom Sommerville, Venus Stump, Linda Surdel, Michael Vahey, Cliff Waller.

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO OUR Septembr COUPLES;

 

Harry & Judy Chandler, Leo & Dorothy Heid, Robert & Betty Holthaus, Greg & Linda Surdel.

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Clara Musick

N/A

 

MEMBERSHIP:  Bonnie Vojik 410-866-8725 or

 

E-mail:  bonvoj@comcast.net  Make check payable to:  G.M. Salaried Retiree Club, C/O Bonnie Vojik 8003 Caradoc Drive, Baltimore, MD 21237

 

Bonnie is now collecting 2017 dues.

 

Please check your records, if you have not paid your 2017 dues, please do so ASAP.

 

We now have 151 paid members, 20 less than last year.

 

HOT LINE:  AL Komin

N/A

 

NEWSLETTER MAIL: Olin Conrad—410-687-0987

 

Last month we mailed out 55 letters.

 

TRAVEL:

 

The club needs someone to look into organizing travel trips.

 

GM NEWS:

 

GM is doing well.

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

Well summer is over and winter is just around the corner everyone please be careful driving, walking, and shoveling the snow, we are not the young chickens we used to be.

 

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENTS:

 

NEXT SCHEDULED MEETING:  October 26, 2017

 

Menu: Chicken Marsala, Rice Pilaf & Garden Salad.

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

 

When asked if my cup is half-full or half empty, my only response is that I am thankful I have a cup.

 

ADJOURNED: 12:50p.m.

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: 31

 

50/50 RAFFLE WINNER: $29.00—Mary Marsiglia.

 

  Submitted by: Mary Jane Conrad, rec. secretary.