July 9, 2008 Meeting Minutes


The meeting was called to order at 7:02 pm and adjourned at 8:00 pm.  The meeting was chaired by the Vice President, Bob Graf.   Fin Coffey, Michael's son, attend as a special guest.

Program Activity:  None

Tips, Tactics and Techniques:  Frank White provided the clubs with his secrets and techniques for maintaining the appearance of your boat.  Stephanie and George Beegle were picked to give Tips, Tactics and Techniques for August.

Raffle:  The raffle generated $42.

Treasurerís Report:  Stephanie Strasbaugh reported a balance of $1854.71.

Minutes:  The minutes from June will be posted on the Internet for review at the August meeting.

Banquet Report:   No report.

Conservation Report:  No Report

Safety:   Joe Scheperle talked about checking the CO 2 cartridge for inflatable life vests.

Federation Report: No Report.

Tournament Report:  Larry Williams went over the Whatcom tournament results.  The Lake Washington tournament will be covered at the August club meeting.  Larry Williams said he would be stepping down as the Tournament Director for 2009.  Mike Hostetter volunteered to do the weigh ins in 2009.  Larry also talked about the Silver Lake tournament.   Tournament headquarters will be Silver Cove Resort.  Let Larry know by the August meeting if you will be camping at Silver Cove.  He also indicated that he was working on making a proposed tournament change coving throwing scraps in the water. 

Fishing Report:  None

Old Business: The club is hosting the Federation Banquet on November 8th.  We need volunteers to help with the banquet.  Contact Gerald Dunn if you can help!

New Business:   Michael Coffey was voted in as a new member.

Klutz nominations:  Brent LaGasa received 3 nominations.  1) getting stuck on a log at Whatcom.  2)  trailering with his trolling motor down.  3) trailering with bald tires.