Jarrett Teague

“The History of Dean Park”
Introduced by Rod McLeod
Thanked by Dave Broad

November General Meeting

Thursday November 02, 2023
Location:  Mary Winspear Centre, Meeting Room 2 Attendance:42 members, 4 guests
Greeter: Brian Muir
50/50 Draw: Barry Hawkeswood
Introduction of Guests: Terry Mackian introduced Bob Rintoul, Mel Rinald;
Noel Currie introduced Jim Flodin
Harry Moore introduced Harry Arnott
Induction of New Members: Ron Barnhart was inducted and gave a brief talk about himself
Rod Fimrite spoke about an organization he is involved with ‘Cancer Drive Line”. Rod is on the board and they are looking for volunteer drivers, speak to Rod for more information.
New Business
Christmas lunch money has to be in by November 15th 2023, to allow caterer to prepare accordingly.
Executive Reports
  • Past President:  Andy Rosequist no report
  • Treasurer:  Noel Currie – No Report
  • Secretary: Gordon Skultety No Report
  • Membership:  Brian Muir – 70 members, 2 new applications
  • Speakers:  Rod McLeod – January speaker theme ‘ Computer scams for seniors’
  • Events:  Barry Hawkeswood – Reminded everyone that the Christmas luncheon doors will open at 11:30am and served at 12 noon, buffet style. There will be a cash bar.
  • Bulletin: Ralph Solomons – no Report
Activity Reports
  • Golf Doug Watt Send Doug an email to be added to the Ridge Golf winter play list.
  • Hoppy Club – weekly on Tuesdays at 3:00 pm, Dickens Pub
  • Wine and Dine Group – report by Terry Mackian: next dining out November 22,  23 a luncheon at Seahorse Café. Nick Seiersen is looking for a helper, as Terry M is not available.
50-50 Draw: Won by Doug Watt $33.
There is no charge for the upcoming Naval Museum outing on November 16th , can make a donation, need photo ID
  • Golfer’s Trophy won by Don Lambourne.
  • A quick discussion about the Remembrance Day Wreath, and who will lay it at the cenotaph.
Next General Meeting: January 4th 2024