August 15, 2015 minutes…….
Club Picnic @ Miller and Bonnie Adams’ home.
Twenty-eight members were in attendance.
Bill Fallecker won the 50 /50 and donated his winnings back to the
trailer fund. Thank you Bill.
Thank you to Bonnie and Miller for hosting this picnic. They stated
that the cost of the food and beverages they bought should go to the
trailer fund. Thank you again.
Keith Baggus gave a report on the bus trip to
Canton…everyone had a great time.
Keith has put together another trip, a one day to the
Sugarcreek area of Ohio on
Oct. 3, 2015. See his flyer for
details. Limited seating so sign up quickly and be sure of a great
trip. $120 per person.
Our next meet will be at Frank and Jackie Magri’s (
). Jackie is having an Italian food theme. Like she would have
anything else! It will be on
Saturday, September 26, at their
home. More details will follow. Let them know if you will attend.
The Castle Shannon Show will be on
Nov 1, 2015. We will be setting up
Oct.31 (Halloween). Help is always
needed. Let Keith know if you can help. We will be raffling a train
set at the show.
Tina Weimer stated we are half way to getting the amount we
need to purchase the new trailer. We had 17 members by the end of
the picnic who responded to the letter requesting help in raising
funds. She is looking forward to receiving more in the future.
Three box cars are potentially rented. We are
waiting for the art work and money. This will go towards the
The museum in Brownsville gave us a Steeler basket to add to
our train raffle. We made 4 ½ times the cost of the train set at the
Brownsville show last weekend. Don and Debra Goodwin donated the
train set as well as the gas money used to bring the trailer to the
show. All money went into the trailer fund.
Vest information: we have 14 items to get embroidered and we need
25 to get the best price. Consider bringing them to the meeting at
Magri’s. To look up the vest we are ordering online, go to
Cabela.com and put
in the FIND area “Snake River Fleece Vest." Select whatever color
you wish to purchase…some are $19.00. Once you have purchased yours,
bring it to a meeting. The embroidery will cost you $7.25 per item.
Any item that you would like embroidered with the club logo can be
done for this price (your shirts, jackets, sweatshirts, etc.). Your
name and PGRS on a slip of paper should be pinned to the garments.
The “Go Fund Me” sight is up and running. You can download posters
Jackie Magri is still getting the information on the November
Greenberg Show. Keep your eyes open for upcoming information on
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