Western New York Woodturners I
Newsletter- Minutes – Oct 2, 2008
Members Present - 50
Maryvale High School Woodshop Room 120
1050 Maryvale Dr., Cheektowaga, N.Y. 14225
Treasure’s Report: by John Paulin
Expense: E.C.Fair $58.32 Previous Balance $16,334.06
School Rent $480.00
Income: 50/50 $26.00
Make-A-Wish $30.00 New Balance $15,891.74
Steve Imerese ran the meeting and introduced new members, Bill Denall, Lon Dzimian, Joe Mussari, Richard Shriber and John Walkden. Their information is as follows:
Denall, Bill - 115 The Viliage Green Williamsville N.Y. 14221 565-1414 wmatchpoint@AOL.com
Dzimian, Lon - 38 Orchard Place Cheektowaga N.Y. 14225 632-9180
Mussari , Joseph - 440 Columbia Ave. Depew N.Y. 14043 684-7996 Thegreatmassan@yahoo.com
Shriber, Richard - 32 Thornwood Drive Cheektowaga N.Y. 14227 668-0259 email@example.com
Walkden, John - 12 Mayfield Drive W. Seneca N.Y. 14224 656-8608 Jwalkden@roadrunner.com
Rich Mialki informed all that the final
Fair number this year is $14,940 that will be donated
to “Make-A-Wish” tonight. Present from “Make-A-Wish”
Executive Director, Andrea Prinzbach, Stefani Trpceuski and Cheryl Unger to
accept the check. They informed those
present that three (3) children will share in our donation, Hussein, age 10 from Buffalo, who
will have an electronics shopping spree, Kelsey, age 12 from Canisteo, who
will have her bedroom horse
themed, and Morgan, age 3 from Boston, will go on a trip to Disney World. THANK YOU ALL WHO HELPED MAKE THESE WISHES POSSIBLE.
Steve Imerese is still looking for a member to take the position of vice president responsible for scheduling demo’s.
Jim Rupracht made a motion that was seconded and passed by those present to co-sponsor bringing a professional turner to WNY for a day seminar.
Jim Shimwell reminded us that Christmas is coming and we need to make toys for the “Aspire Kids”. He has lots of patterns for toys for those who would like them. Contact Jim at 875-9654
MEMBERSHIP DUES ARE DUE BY January 8th, 2009. $20 per member or $35 per member couple. See John Paulin at the November or December meeting with your dues.
Show & Tell: Thanks for sharing, Pepper Weinheimer, Jake Debski, Bill Perry, Rich Mialki, & Jim Vasi. Thanks Again.
Demo: The annual auction was a great success and many members went home with sandpaper. THANKS TO ALL.
Next Meeting: THURSDAY, November 6th, 2008
Rich Mialki will demo his technique for making laminated ornaments.
Respectfully, Dick Radel