GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

ROSEDALE GARDENS, 8037 PHILADELPHIA ROAD, BALTIMORE, MD 

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE November 15, 2018, LUNCH AT NOON, MEETING TO FOLLOW

 


Prayer:  Jack Summers

 

Lunch Served

 

Minutes of October 25, 2018 meeting #515.  

 

Meeting was called to order by President Dale Wajbel at 12:45 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
Jim Smedley BOARD OF DIRECTORS P
Al Tynan BOARD OF DIRECTORS A
Don Funke TRUSTEE P
 

 

Chuck Miller     Trustee                   P

Don Funke        Sgt. At Arms                      P

 

MINUTES of September 27, 2018 meeting were approved.

 

TREASURER'S REPORT: Tom Sommerville

 

Month of June 2018

  

OPENING BALANCE
$
11,950.82
RECEIPTS
$
177.00
EXPENSES
$
(371.00)
BALANCE
$
11,756.82
PETTY CASH
$
121.02
VALUE OF ASSETS
$

11,877.84

 

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: None 

 

HISTORIAN: Skip Shiflett. No report.

 

WAYS & MEANS: Clara Musick 443-402-0373

 

Clara reminded everyone next month’s meeting is on November 15th and it will be our Thanksgiving Dinner.

 

SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: Marge Stock 410-563-4931.

 

Dale read a card from Charlie Farkas thanking everyone who reached out to him after his open heart surgery. Charlie said his recovery is going very well.  

 

Please contact Marge if you know of any sick or deceased members so cards can be sent from the club.

 

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR October GUYS & DOLLS;

 

Dottie Abel, Janet Bott, Joyce Bowyer, Elaine Burlage, Charmaine Hatcher, Paul Julian, Clara Musick, Thomas Ronci, Charles Scheper.

 

HAPPY ANNIVERSARY TO EVERYONE CELEBERATING THEIR DAY IN October:

 

Olin & Mary Conrad, Cliff & Barbara Waller, Al & Dorothy Webster.

 

BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Clara Musick-No report.

 

MEMBERSHIP: Bonnie Vojik-410-866-8725    

No report.

 

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, 9603 Haven Farm Road, Unit H, Perry Hall, MD 21128   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-No report.

 

TRAVEL COMMITTEE:  No report.

 

GM NEWS: GM stock is currently $31.42.

 

NEW BUSINESS:

 

Dale emphasized the need for our Club to have a successful April Bull & Oyster Roast if we expect to continue much longer as a Club. He encouraged members and their family and friends to turn out for the Bull Roast.   A lot of discussion with members followed about the current and future status of our Club.  Officers will have a meeting at 10 a.m. before the November 15th meeting and again after the April Bull Roast to discuss how the Club will move forward.

 

MEETING DATES: Next meeting November 15, 2018.

 

Menu: Turkey, mashed potatoes, sauerkraut, pumpkin and apple pie. 

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

 

"The happiest people don’t HAVE the best of everything--they MAKE the best of everything.

 

ADJOURNED: 1:10  p.m.

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: 29

 

RAFFLE:

 

50/50 was won by Don Funke, $24.00

 

IN CASE OF ILLNESS OR DEATH;

 

Contact Marge Stock 410-563-4931

 

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