October 2016 Club monthly Minutes

Minutes for October 23, 2016 Meeting
 
Steve Frank called the meeting to order at Fritz's Wooden Nickel at 5:50pm with 30 members and 8 guests in attendance.
Correction made to last month’s minutes: dues for new members are $30; $20 for renewals. Scott Herrmann made motion to approve with changes; seconded by Earve Brauer.
 
 
 
Guests were welcomed: Kathy Bauer, Clint Badker (Henry’s cousin) and his girlfriend Shay, Brian Mackee (MOA ambassador), Heidi Goehring (Madison BMW Club), Bruce, Angela, and Lane Bowman.
 
Heidi talked and shared about Henry. Gary Patsch thanked everyone for coming on the memorial ride today in honor of Jeff & Henry.
 
Bruce, Angela, & Lane have attended 3 events (Slimey Crud run, monthly meeting, and Steak Fry) and were voted in as new members.
 
Treasurer’s Report
Opening Annual Balance on 10/18/15: $xxxx
Total Checks written: $xxxx
Total Deposits made: $xxxx
End balance on 10/10/16: $xxxxwith $xxxoutstanding checks & bank fees
Motion to approve; Paul seconded
 
No Old Business
 
Election
Secretary: Amy Frank is willing to continue.
Dan Boone made a motion to approve; Sue Taormina seconded. Voted; approved.
 
Treasurer: Jeff Fink is willing to continue and Paul will continue to audit “just to make him feel better.” Dan Boone made a motion to approve; Sue Taormina seconded. Voted; approved.
 
VP: Tom Taormina is willing to continue.
Dan Boone made a motion to approve; Sue Taormina seconded. Voted; approved.
 
President: Steve Frank is willing to continue.
Gary Patsch made a motion to approve; Sue Taormina seconded. Voted; approved.
 
Steve created a new position of Social Events Coordinator, and appointed Sherry Branson. Sherry accepted.
 
Personal Business
Happy birthday to Dan Boone!
 
Amy Frank’s next community theater production runs the first 2 weekends in November. Anyone interested in attending can purchase tickets online at www.vcctrochelle.org
 
Upcoming Rides
·         2-Wheel Tuesday (aka Dinner with Fred) is Nov 1 at 6:30pm at Culver’s in Belvidere
·         Heidi encouraged everyone to join the Madison Club in Spring at the Great River Road Rally in Wisconsin. You can camp or get a hotel or B&B nearby.
·         Heidi also encouraged everyone to join the Madison Club at the Wisconsin Dells Rally at Easter Seals Camp (no longer at Chula Vista). Bed rolls at the dorms at only $10/night and all proceeds go to Easter Seals.
·         Steve will get info about the Flea Market to the Madison & Motorrad Clubs
 
Next month’s meeting will be Thursday, Nov 17 at Mary’s Market in on State Street Rockford.
 
 
Meeting adjourned at 6:15pm.