GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

ROSEDALE GARDENS, 8037 PHILADELPHIA ROAD, BALTIMORE, MD 

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE May 24, 2018,

LUNCH AT NOON, MEETING TO FOLLOW

 


Prayer:  Jack Summers

 

Lunch Served

 

Minutes of April 26, 2018 meeting #509.

 

Meeting was called to order by President Dale Wajbel at 12:52 pm.

 

Pledge of Allegiance led by: Dale Wajbel

 

OFFICERS:

 

 

Dale Wajbel PRESIDENT P
Skip Shiflett VICE PRESIDENT P
Tom Sommerville TREASURER P
Mary Conrad SECRETARY A
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 A
Marge Stock TRUSTEE A

 

MINUTES of March 22, 2018 meeting were approved.

 

TREASURER'S REPORT: Tom Sommerville

 

Month of March 2018

 

 

OPENING BALANCE
$
12,692.17
RECEIPTS
$
3,428.00
EXPENSES
$
(957.99)
BALANCE
$
15,162.18
PETTY CASH
$
126.02
VALUE OF ASSETS
$

15,288.20

 

Tom also provided members with a report on profits derived from our April 15th Bull Roast.

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: None 

 

HISTORIAN: Skip Shiflett-No report

 

WAYS & MEANS: Clara Musick 443-402-0373

 

Next year’s Bull Roast will be held on Sunday, April 28, 2019 here at Rosedale Gardens.

 

SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: Marge Stock 410-563-4931.

 

Mike Vahey has been struggling with Babesiosis (tick-borne disease).  He is getting better but is now preparing for a kidney operation scheduled for next week.

Mark Bowyer is recovering from his illness and doing much better.

Dan McCann’s wife, Joy, recently passed away. (It was good to see Dan at our meeting today.) Please contact Marge if you know of any sick or deceased members so cards can be sent from the club.

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR April GUYS & DOLLS;

 

Bill Bethke, Thelma Brown, Loyd Sawyers, Gerald Selig, Gloria Smedley, Dale Wajbel, Barbara Waller, Brenda Warnick, Anita Woods

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO EVERYONE CELEBERATING THEIR DAY IN April:

 

Dale & Barbara Wajbel, Charles & Linda Zeberlein

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Clara Musick-No report

 

MEMBERSHIP: Bonnie Vojik-410-866-8725    

 

Al Komin reported on efforts being made to notify members to send in their dues.

Members are reminded to send in their dues for 2018.  Dues are $15.00 per member ($30.00 if both retiree and spouse are members).  Do not combine with any other payment. Make check payable to: G.M. Salaried Retiree Club, C/O: Bonnie Vojik, 8003 Caradoc Drive Baltimore, MD 21237.   Any questions call Bonnie: 410-866-8725 or E-mail her at bonvoj@comcast.net

 

HOT LINE: Al Komin-No report.

 

MAILING NEWSLETTER: Olin Conrad-410-687-0987-N/A

 

TRAVEL COMMITTEE:

 

The Club would like someone to look into organizing travel trips.

 

GM NEWS:

 

General Motors is eliminating the second shift at Lordstown plant due to low sales of the Cruze.  About 1500 employees will be laid off.

Stock is at $38.11, up 50 cents.

Crossovers are the number one seller for GM.

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

Dale has not heard from anyone who would like to be an officer for the next two years.  All current officers have agreed to stay on for two more years.  Dale also reviewed the by-laws to confirm that a member cannot hold more than one officer’s position.

 

MEETING DATES: May 24, 2018

 

Menu: Ham, scalloped potatoes, tossed salad. 

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

 

"Words are free.  It’s how you use them that may cost you.”

 

ADJOURNED: 1:10 p.m.

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: 36

 

RAFFLE:

 

50/50 was won by Jack Summers $30.00

 

IN CASE OF ILLNESS OR DEATH;

 

Contact Marge Stock 410-563-4931

 

Submitted by:  Jim Smedley for Mary Jane Conrad, rec. Sec.