WI Club Lake Sumter Meeting Minutes – February 2017

The meeting was called to order with the Pledge of Allegiance at 7:05pm.

President Richard announced that the theme of the March meeting will be a game night. The April meeting will have author Michael Edmonds reviewing his book “Out of the North Woods: The Many Lives of Paul Bunyan.” Because of the cost of bringing Mr. Edmonds to the club, a $10 admission will be imposed for the April meeting. Members can sign up for advance sales of the book (cost is $28.00) and Mr. Edmonds will sign them at the meeting.

Dick reiterated that the Wisconsin Singers concert will be on March 22, 2017, at the Savannah Center. There will be performances at 5pm and 8pm that day only.

Karen Jasniewski reported that she has jackets for sale at $7.00 each. Proceeds to go to Operation Shoebox.

Mike Feeney, chairman of the nominating committee, reports that he now has a full slate of candidates. If anyone has further nominations they can still be submitted.

Game night for March has a change of venue for March only. It will be held on Monday, March 27th at Bridgeport Recreation Center at 6pm. The April meeting will be back at Bacall.

The treasurer’s report was given by Hal Baumann. There was a motion, second and approval for the report. (Copy attached)

Membership chairperson Joanie Schachtner introduced new club members.

President Thies introduced Golf Brooks as our entertainment for the evening. Mr. Brooks is a singer and comedian.

Meeting attendance was 201.

50/50 drawing was held. Top prize was $70 because our meeting attendance was more than usual.

Meeting adjourned at 9:05pm.
Respectfully submitted,
Bill Cammack, Secretary