Newsletter- Minutes – Dec 4, 2008
Members Present - 40(Corrected)
Maryvale High School Woodshop Room 120
Treasure’s Report: by John Paulin
Expense: Insurance $515.00 Previous Balance $2,452.23
Printing & mail $100.00
Income: 50/50 $16.00
Auction $48.00 New Balance $2,271.23
Steve Imerese ran the meeting and reminded everyone that next month is the election of officers for the next two years. The following are the current officers and any member can nominate another member to be considered for the election of new officers.
Office Incumbent Nominee Nominee
President Steve Imerese ____________ _____________
Vice President - Demos _____________ ____________ _____________
Treasurer John Paulin ____________ _____________
Secretary Dick Radel ____________ _____________
Membership Chairman Norm Kosmerl ____________ _____________
Media/Library Chairman Bob Ball ____________ _____________
Web Master Kurt Hertzog – (resigning) Paul Mazuchowski _____________
Photographer Jay Elliott ____________ _____________ (note corrected)
Note the following have new e-mail, Don Hoffman - firstname.lastname@example.org, Clair Bluhm – email@example.com, Ed Jolls – firstname.lastname@example.org, Jim Shimwell – JacqueLWS@gmail.com, Rodney Tolley – email@example.com, and Steve Imerese has a new phone number 716-688-6651. If your information changes, please contact Dick Radel by phone or e-mail so the new list for 2009 will be correct. (716-639-0620 or firstname.lastname@example.org)
Jim Shimwell reminded us that the distribution of toys for the “Aspire Kids” will be December 16th, at 9 AM. He thanks all who have made toys. On a personal note he stated he is cancer free at the moment. Thanks for your prayers.
MEMBERSHIP DUES ARE DUE BY January 8th, 2009. $20 per member or $35 per member couple. See John Paulin at the January meeting with your dues.
Jim Rupracht informed all that on April 26, 2009 the professional turner Keith Tompkins is coming to WNY for a day seminar. To learn more about Keith go to www.keithptompkins.com/about.htm.
Paul Mazuchowsski has agreed to bee the new Web Master under the guidance of Kurt Hertzog.
Show & Tell: Thanks for sharing, Steve Imerese, Bob Ball, Norm Kosmerl, David Sherman, Don Hoffman, Frank Stanko, Jim Schnellinger, Jim Rupracht, Gene Renzoni, Eugen Schlaak, & Rich Mialki. Thanks Again.
Demo: Christmas Party
Next Meeting: Wednesday January 7th, 2009, 7:30 PM (note change)
Jim Schnellinger will be demonstrating.
Respectfully, Dick Radel