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Last Meeting Minutes



HOUSTON CANOE CLUB GENERAL MEETING
Sept. 10th, 2014
Bayland Park Community Center
Recorder: Frank Ohrt 
 
7:09 The Commodore called the meeting to order, and introduced the club officers. He asked for volunteers to serve as officers for the next year.
 
Party girl Honey sells
shirts, Purser Bob
collects money
    Boatswain Kenny
greets attendees
    Commodore Harmon
herds cats

7:14 The Commodore gave the Safety Minute talk, about the dangers of stepping on nails, and there was a discussion of sepsis.
 
Harmon's foot
 
7:23 Honey Leveen talked about the 50th Anniversary party. Joe Coker, Fraser Baker, and Christy Long talked about various aspects of the party, and asked for volunteers.

Party location photos by Ann Derby:
 
       
Meeting Hall
panorama
   Meeting Hall    Projector    Floating dock    Docks to
Meeting Hall

7:46 The Commodore suggested that the club skip the next month's meeting. He then withdrew the suggestion after mutinous remarks.

7:47 The Purser gave the monthly financial report.
 
       
Recorder Frank
records
Conservationists Cindy
& John conserve
Sherri Bifford
cheerleads

7:48 The Bo'sun gave the membership report and introduced Angela Finnegan, a new member.

7:52 The Fleet Captain gave the mileage report. Will Blumentritt and Terri Morgan gave trip reports. No future trips were announced. Forrest Dunn described a new put-in in the Brazoria NWR.

8:15 The Vice-Commodore introduced Wes Ferguson, author of "Running the River", who spoke about paddling the Sabine River, and some of his adventures with the local wildlife.
 
       
Wes Ferguson   Books for sale   The book

8:43 The Commodore moved to adjourn. The club assented, 1 – 0.
 


Recorder, Frank Ohrt