General Meeting Minutes
VO Pickleball Club-General Meeting 19, March 2013.
Meeting was called to order at 4:00PM at the Courts by President Curtis Martin. Members present was Lorreen Ilott, Wayne Thorson, Kathryn Frantz, Ron Tofani, and Richard Graft. Invocation given by Charlie Crouse.
SECRETARY REPORT: Report was distributed to the membership prior to the meeting.. Approved by Lanny Paul and Ernie Treichel.
TREASURER REPORT: $3,399.50. More expenses to come with “Everything goes sale“.
SUNSHINE CARDS: Cards sent to: Lisa Raulin, Rick Bell, Marilyn Andrus, and Don Medinger.
417 with 110 new members. 25 more members than 2011, 60 more members than 2010.
PRESIDENTS REPORT: The President introduced the nominees; Marilyn Andrus, Muriel Harkness, Gary Johnson, and Ralph Zagrzebski. Court Options-Report from Planning Committee. New courts are planned by the Planning committee to be placed in the Maintenance area. Other Options: Temporary courts on tennis courts 7&8; however, the surface is unsatisfactory for Pickleball. The courts behind the laundry are also unsatisfactory. Another option includes two courts: back by maintenance for ladders, reserve play, and clinics. These courts would be temporary. If we can’t get temporary courts the schedules will have to be revised next season.
OLD BUSINESS: None.
ELECTION: Ours new Board members are Gary Johnson and Ralph Zagrzebski.
SURVEY: It was suggested to put out a survey for our club during off season. Kathy Blitgen agreed to put it on the computer.
DUES: Ewald Kunstle made a suggestion to raise the yearly dues to $20.00 per person for next season. A show of hands agreed to the increase.
NEW EQUIPMENT: New chairs and more cleaning wands and a water bottle faucet spouts will be purchased for next season.
VOLUNTEERS: President Martin thanked all the volunteers of the club. Many people were thanked by name.
Meeting adjourned at 4:55 P.M. Ewald Kunstle made the motion and seconded by Al Geiger.
Kathryn Frantz, Secretary