Western New York Woodturners I

Newsletter- Minutes  - Dec 7, 2006

Members Present  - 31


Maryvale High School Woodshop Room 120

1050 Maryvale Dr., Cheektowaga, N.Y. 14225

Treasure’s Report:  by John Paulin

Income:           50/50                                             $15.00       Previous Balance               $2,313.14

                        Dues                                            $100.00

Expenses:        Insurance                                     $515.00      

                        Printing                                          $50.00

                        Bob Rosand                                   $75.00

                        Ticket Return J Jordan                 $300.00       New Balance                     $1,488.14

Business Items:   

--To date 31 members have paid their 2007 dues ($20) and all dues are due at the January meeting.


--Jim Vasi again stated he will retire as president. Nominations for officers were discussed and Steve Imerese & Kurt Hertzog were nominated to run for president. Kurt stated he would have to think about it until next month. No other names were submitted for any office.  Dick Radel would like to step down as recording secretary and hopefully someone will volunteer and/or be nominated for that office. We also need a 1st Vice President to plan demonstrations and assist the president at meetings.  PLEASE REMEMBER THIS IS YOUR CLUB. THE ELECTION OF OFFICERS WILL BE AT THE JANUARY MEETING.


--Jim Shimwell was honored at the Aspire luncheon for all his and our club’s work for the Aspire Kids. TOYS will be distributed to the  CERABRAL PALSY KIDS on Tuesday Dec 12th, at Aspire. Jim stated the Scroll Saw Club in Clarence made 125 “HUG” wooden pieces with a note attached that say’s “This little HUG is just for you. It will make you happy when you’re blue. You’ll feel warm all over, just wait and see. When you squeeze this HUG, just think of me”.


--Lyle Foell will be 87 years young on Saturday, December 9th.


Show & Tell:  Thanks for sharing their work to, Jim Vasi – 2 boxes & 7 picture frames,  Don Hoffman – lidded segmented bowls, Kurt Hertzog – red bowl, segmented bowl, Rich Mialki – 15 hippo toys, Jim Schnellingerkey rings, Al Schultz – box elder plate, Bob Ball – frogs & building blocks, Harry Vogel – pull toys painted by his grandchildren


Party: Pizza & goodies was had by all.


Next Meeting: 

Thursday January 4th, 2007



Respectively,  Dick Radel