Silver Lake Rod & Gun Club Regular Meeting August 11, 2022
CALL TO ORDER Meeting called to order at 7:07 by Club President Fred Guyette. The meeting opened with the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag and a moment of silence for those protecting our borders and security. There were fourteen (14) members present including seven (7) officers and committee chairs. There was also two guests signed in.
Meeting Minutes for the July 14, 2022 Regular meeting The Secretary’s meeting minutes of July 14, 2022 were read by Secretary Jim Mayers. There were no exceptions to the minutes. There was a motion to approve by Mike DePoala and 2nd by Jim C. Mayers. All approved
TREASURER’S REPORT The Treasurers report for July 2022 was read by Treasurer Lori Raub and approved on a motion by Mike DePoala and 2nd by Jim C. Mayers, All approved. July 31, 2022 Regular Checking balance $ 1,727.15 Discipline Savings balance $18,834.11 Youth Account balance $14,844.62 Savings Account balance $40,719.83 American Funds balance $27,876.45 Royalty Account balance $ 4,867.66 Total Balance $108,869.82 Complete report attached
ARCHERY (Officer –Jim C. Mayers) Jim noted that the club sponsored a “Youth Day” on August 6th. Matt Forba provided food and drink for the kids. There were 20 youth who participated by shooting the 3D course. The regulat monthly 3D shoot was held on August 7th. There were six club members and six non club shooters. (12 total) Registration took in $108.00 and the kitchen took in $32.00.
TRAP (Officer Fred Guyette) Fred noted that attendance has been lower. Skeet brought in the following monies; 7/22 $62.00, 8/5 $80.00 total $142.00 Trap as follows; 7/15 $309.00, 7/22 $255.00, 7/29 $297.00, ATA shoot on 8/1 $349.00. Total $1,210.75 It was also noted that the Jack Legg, Jack Raynor, Jerry Homsher Memorial Shoot is scheduled for September 18. 2022. Prizes are to be silver bars. It is further noted that we are scheduled to receive a truck load of clay birds on September 21 at 8:00 AM.. Need volunteers to help unload the trailer.
INDOOR RANGE(Officer Tom Blackman) Tom noted all is good. Tom turned in $24.00 from the range fee box.
GROUNDS/BUILDINGS (Officer Ron Walter) Ron not in attendance. It was noted that all is well.
Outdoor Shooting Sports (Officer Jack Revie) Jack not in attendancel. No report
PFSC(Delegate Mike DePaola) Mike noted the last meeting was held at Silver Lake Rod & Gun Club. It was noted that the US Fish and Wildlife wants to ban all lead on Federal lands. There is also a state bill that is proposing a ban on all “assault weapons” for those under 21.
12- GUN RAFFLE (Chairman Fred Guyette) The August 2022 gun winner is Katrina Raub from New Milford. The winning ticket was # 229. Lori and Zeb to notify Katrina. Katrina won a Wicked Ridge cross bow package.
SUPPLIES(Chairman Reggie Raynor) Reggie not in attendance. No report.
INTERNET WEB SITE (Webmaster Ed Smith) Ed not in attendance. No report. Remember to visit the Members Only to buy, Sell or Trade items. The website address is www.silverlakerodandgunclub.com.
Facebook, Lori Raub noted all is well on Facebook.
KITCHEN_(Chairman Dan Hungerford) Dan not in attendance. No report.
OLD BUSINESS It was noted that we need to install a drain for the AC in the Trap Lounge. Discussed Fall Work Day to include building of the BBQ Pit.
NEW BUSINESS There were Four New Member Applications, as follows;
Thomas Navarrete. Montrose, Sponsor Paul DiBiase.
Jeffery Culver Friendsville,, Sponsor Pat Natale.
Nick Sarpolis Endwell, NY . Sponsor Dan Hungerford
Darlene Warren Montrose, PA Sponsor Ed Smith
There were no comments from the floor..
ATTENDANCE POOL The name drawn for the August attendance pool was Jim C. Mayers. Jim won a whopping $17.00 +/-. (Included money not won last month)
ADJOURNMENT With no further business to discuss, the meeting was adjourned at 7:42 PM.
Committee Meeting Three Officers and Directors were called via telephone to make a quorum including Clark Burr, Dave Byerly and Ron Walter. The four new member applications as listed above were voted on and approved Meeting adjourned at 8:10