CALL TO ORDER Meeting called to order at 7:08 PM by Club President Bob Kuhn. The meeting opened with Pledge of Allegiance to the Flag and moment of silence for those protecting our security. There were 25 members present including twelve (12) Officers and committee members.
Meeting Minutes for October 12, 2017 The meeting minutes of October 12, 2017 were read and approved on a motion by Mike DePaola and 2nd by Roger Marsh.
TREASURER’S REPORT The Treasurer’s report for October 2017 was read and approved on a motion by Mike DePaola and 2nd by Dave Shaffer. Regular Checking Account balance ---- $16,258.37 Discipline Savings balance -------------- $ 2,223.10 Youth Account balance ------------------- $9,231.12 Savings Account balance ----------------- $ 7,721.32 American Funds balance ----------------- $43,573.82
ARCHERY (Officer –ChristiAnne Storman) ChristiAnne was not in attendance, No Report.
TRAP (Officer Fred Guyette) Fred was noted all is well. Turned in $700.00 from Trap activities. Friday night trap is continuing as normal.
INDOOR RANGE (Officer Tom Blackman) Tom noted that not too much was happening. Tom turned in $12.00 from the range fee box. Dave Byerly noted that the Sporter Rifle League is off and running. They are in the 7th week of a 21 week league and are tied for 1st place. Dave turned in $46.00 from the team. Dave noted all are welcome to come and join in the competition. The cost is $5.00 for the 1st week then $3.00 thereafter. Dave is encouraging new shooters to join in on the fun. All are welcome.
GROUNDS/BUILDINGS (Officer Ron Walter) It was noted that 14 people showed up for the firewood cut, split and stack day on the 10/22. Lori Robb returned the recharged fire extinguishers to the club.
SINGLE ACTION SHOOTING SPORTS (Officer Jack Revie) Jack was not in attendance. Dave Shaffer noted the last shoot was in October and the cowboy course has been picked up and put away for the winter.
PFSC (Delegate Mike DePaola) Mike noted there was nothing to report. For further details see the club website.
12- GUN RAFFLE (Chairman Karl Eschbach) Karl was not in attendance. The November 2017 gun winner is David Smith 607-644-3725. There was no further information on the ticket. The winning ticket was # 446. David won a Ruger 10/22 with a Mannlicher Basket Weave Walnut stock Jim Mayers to contact Mr. Smith.
SUPPLIES (Chairman Reggie Raynor) Jack reported all ok. If anyone needs supplies, please call Jack’s house.
INTERNET WEB SITE (Chairman Ed Smith) Ed not in attendance due to illness. Remember to visit the Members Only to buy, Sell or Trade items. The website address is www.silverlakerodandgunclub.com.
KITCHEN_ (Chairman Dan Hungerford) Dan reported the kitchen is good.
OLD BUSINESS Ken Barnes not in attendance to set up dates for the De-Fib training. The class if for use on adults is 2 ½ hours, if for use on children it will be 4 ½ hours. A Thank You note was received from Mark Madden Susquehanna County 4H coordinator for the club’s donation last month. A motion was made by Bob Tucker and 2nd by Roger Marsh to open the 400 yard range for all but the PA gun season. All approved. A second motion was made by Bob Tucker to open the 100 yard rifle range all year. Motion 2nd by Fred Guyette. All approved. Ron to redo the 4x8 sign.
NEW BUSINESS Bob Kuhn noted that he checked the rifle range fee box and found $194.00. It is noted that the range fee box needs to be checked more often. Dick Holly has donated mounted bear to the club for display. There were two (2) new Membership Applications to review as follows;
Allen Case PO Box 22 East Branch, NY (old member, forgot to renew on time)
Keith Barken 55 Meadow Lane, Brackney, PA sponsor Norm McPherson
There were no comments from the floor.
ATTENDANCE POOL The name drawn for the November 2017 attendance pool was Donald Brand. Don was not present. The December attendance Pool will be worth $33.50.
ADJOURNMENT With no further business to discuss, the meeting was adjourned at 7:55 PM on a motion by Roger Marsh. Committee Meeting The two New Membership Applications as listed above were reviewed and approved. With no further business to discuss the meeting was adjourned at 8:15.