April 12, 2006 Meeting Minutes


The meeting was called to order at 7:08 pm and adjourned at 8:30 pm.  No one claimed the  big fish pot.   Special guests were James Herring, Mike Peters and Rob Huber who sat in on the meeting

Program Activity:  Frank White will do the Program activity in May.

Tips, Tactics and Techniques: Josh Dykstra talked about catching bass laying beneath grass mats with top water frogs.  Kenny G is on for May.

Banquet Report:  No Report

Raffle:  The raffle generated $81.   Thank you for the raffle donations.

Treasurerís Report:  
Mike Buse reported a balance of $1000.17 with no outstanding bills.

The March minutes as posted on the Internet were approved.

Conservation Report:  Marv Walker indicated that we are still scheduled to build fish pens on Pot Holes on April 29th.   Marv passed around a sign up sheet to get a handle on the number of people that would be participating.

Federation Report:  No report.

Tournament Report:  Tom M. talked about the Sammamish Open and the top ten club finishers.   Congratulations to Bryan Vance and Dan Wheeler for there 1st place finish.   Chris Ferry won Sunday's club tournament out of the 28 anglers who fished. Hospitalities for the Riffe Lake tournament in June will be each club members responsibility.  Tom also talked about the State Federation team and that the entry fees are due by 4/14.  The club will NOT be paying the entries for this years State Team which was discussed back in October of 2005.    The Jamboree is May 27th, 28th and 29th, we hope to see you there. 

Fishing Report:  Mack Randle and Kenny G represented the club well by winning the St. Helens club open on Silver Lake on April 8th.  They put 2 fish in the live well over 6 pounds.  Mack's boat caught on fire later Saturday night.

No report

Old Business: The follow up on rewording the constitution to replace BASS with FLW was tabled until the May meeting.

New Business: 
Paul Jones announced that he will be moving back to Alabama and that his responsibilities will need to be divided among the other club members.   Larry Williams will take over the BIG fish pot,   Stephanie Strasbaugh will take over the trophy ordering and Gerald Dunn with be the clubs AC Delco representitive.

New Members:   Marv Walker will be Jim Herring's buddy, Larry Williams will be Rob Hubert's buddy and Carl Dykstra will be Mike Peter's buddy.

Klutz Nominations: