GM SALARIED RETIREES CLUB OF MARYLAND

ROSEDALE GARDENS, 8037 PHILADELPHIA ROAD, BALTIMORE, MD 

THE NEXT MEETING WILL BE December 17, 2020, LUNCH AT NOON, MEETING TO FOLLOW

 


 

Prayer:  Skip Shiflett

 

Lunch Served

 

Minutes of October 22, 2020 meeting #531.  Meeting was called to order by President Dale Wajbel at 12:40 pm.

 

Pledge of Allegiance led by: Dale Wajbel

 

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 P
Don Funke TRUSTEE & SGT.At Arms P
 

 

MINUTES of February 27, 2020 meeting were approved.

 

TREASURER'S REPORT: Tom Sommerville

(Tom’s report included a summary of our Treasury for the nine month period of January 1 through September 30, 2020.)

 

OPENING BALANCE
$
10,355.06
RECEIPTS
$
3,149.09
EXPENSES
$
2,024.57
BALANCE
$
11,479.58
PETTY CASH
$
94.66
VALUE OF ASSETS
$

11,574.24

 

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: None 

 

HISTORIAN: Skip Shiflett. No report.

 

WAYS & MEANS: Clara Musick 443-402-0373

 

We will NOT have a meeting in November. 

 

Our next meeting will be our Annual Christmas Dinner on December 17, 2020 here at Rosedale Gardens at noon.

 

Our 2021 Bull Roast is “planned” for Sunday, April 25, 2021at Rosedale Gardens (pending any virus restrictions).  More detail will follow at a later date.

 

SUNSHINE COMMITTEE: Marge Stock 410-563-4931

 

Since our last meeting in February 2020 we have lost a few members and previous members and members of our GM community.  Ronald Dahl in May, John Eltringham in May, Judy Chandler in July, Tom Beinkampen in July, Kenny Baynes in August and Tom Myszkiewicz in September.

Also, please keep Mike Vahey in your prayers.  Mike has spent a good bit of time in the hospital and going through therapy as a result of an accident in August.

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;

Janet Bott, Joyce Bowyer, Elaine Burlage, Charmaine Hatcher, Paul Julian, Clara Musick, Tom 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    

 

Current membership is 107, down 56 from last year.  Our New Year 2021 will soon be here.  Please remember to send in your membership dues for 2020.  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 Rd, 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.

 

GM NEWS: GM stock is $35.72.  

 

NEW BUSINESS:  None

 

MEETING DATES: Next meeting December 17, 2020, our Christmas Dinner.

 

Anyone attending the Christmas Dinner should have their 2020 dues paid.

Menu: Crab cakes, beef tenderloins, green beans almandine, whipped potatoes, Caesar Salad, dessert and coffee. 

 

QUOTE OF THE MONTH:

 

“You can’t go back and change the beginning.  But you can start where you are and change the ending.”

 

THOUGHT OF THE DAY:

 

Yesterday I saw a guy spill all his Scrabble letters on the road.  I asked him, “What’s the word on the street?”

 

I got my daughter a fridge for her birthday.  I can’t wait to see her face light up when she opens it.   

 

HAPPY THANKSGIVING TO EVERYONE

SEE YOU IN DECEMBER

 

After the meeting we drew the winner of the 50-50 raffle.  An employee at Rosedale Gardens pulled out the winning ticket from the barrel. The winner is Tom and Joyce Ronci.

 

ADJOURNED: 1:15  p.m.

 

MEMBERS IN ATTENDANCE: 14

 

RAFFLE: No raffle

 

IN CASE OF ILLNESS OR DEATH;

 

Contact Marge Stock 410-563-4931

 

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