December 2008 Newsletter

VIKING SPORTSMEN MINUTES  November 20, 2008

 

EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT

Glen Wink          Belinda Wink                      Barb Wittmer                        Dale Flesner Chad Weisel

BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT

Roger Wittmer              Bill Maynard                       Todd Lanners                        Gene Sullivan             Dwain Schuette

Arlene Bosek                Curt Flesner                         Jim Baxter              Cliff Emmert            Jerry Krebs

Gregg Baxter                Rick Anderson                      Syl Schmidt                       

Others in attendance:  Chuck Bokinskie, Stephen Henry, Mike Jost, Dewayne Bisek, Charles Kaley, Randy Henrikson, Ron Berglin, Ken & Vera Anderson, Bev Schmidt, Dave Fuerstenberg

 

Meeting called to order by President Glen Wink.

 

SECRETARY’S REPORT

Motion by Cliff to accept minutes, seconded by Arlene.  Motion passed.

 

TREASURER’S REPORT

General Checking                                  Thrivent General Fund              Habitat Day

$18,750.10                                            $72,090.82                                $2,941.69

 

Prudential Scholarship                               Ice Fishing Challenge

$8,326.96                                              $90,629.74

Motion by Dwain to accept treasurer’s report, seconded by Jim B.  Motion passed.

 

Mike Jost from Action Sports Ministry was here to talk about a program at Andes and ask for donation.

 

Ron Berglin and Randy Henrikson from Muskie requesting a donation for their spring banquet.

 

OLD BUSINESS

Þ   Display board /Pamphlets – still working on it

Þ   Banquet – contract signed with Holiday Inn.  Will call a meeting of the committee.

Þ   Logging of the hardwoods – Payment came in for the hardwoods.

Þ   Fish stocking – Chain is done; more lakes are still looking into the program.

Þ   Ice Fishing Challenge – Major prizes will be seen around town in the next week.  Need more people to help.

Þ   Speaker for annual meeting – Mark wasn’t at meeting to update us.

Þ   Pheasant release – Jim B. moved to continue with program on a yearly basis, re-evaluate each year, seconded by Gregg.  Motion passed.

Þ   Finance committee met and is working on moving the Art Engelbrecht Scholarship monies to a separate account.  Motion by Roger to put amount of money determined by committee into an 18 month 4% CD, seconded by Syl.  Motion passed.  Signers on account will be the finance committee.

NEW BUSINESS

Þ   Arlene moved to donate $250.00 (sent to Viking Savings) and a couple of jackets and hats for the silent auction for Dan Lindquist Celebration of Life/Benefit, seconded by Jim B.  Motion passed

Þ   Budget meeting will be at 6:00 p.m. on December 4 at the Bemo building.  Would like one person from each committee to be there if possible.

Þ   After some discussion it was decided that Action Sports Ministry does not meet the criteria for Viking Sportsmen’s donations.  Request denied.  We did let him know other places where he could ask for help.

Þ   Motion by Curt to donate $250.00 to Muskie Inc. for their banquet, seconded by Arlene.  Motion passed

Þ   Motion by Barb to stop the $1,000 withdrawal on the 1st of the year from the Prudential Account, seconded by Arlene.  Motion passed.

Þ   Volunteer to serve December meeting – Jim and Gregg Baxter

 

Motion to adjourn by Jim B, seconded by Gregg.  Motion passed.

 

Respectfully submitted

Barb Wittmer

Secretary

 

 

 

Next meeting is Thursday December 18, 2008 at the Bemo building

 

Jim and Gregg Baxter Serving

 

 

Upcoming Events

 

Annual Meeting

Ice Fishing Challenge – Saturday February 7, 2009

Banquet – April 2, 2009

 

 

PRESIDENT

GLEN WINK  320-763-2410

VICE PRESIDENT

MARK ANDERSON  320-886-2913

VICE PRESIDENT

BELINDA WINK  320-763-2410

SECRETARY

BARB WITTMER  320-808-6787

TREASURER

DALE FLESNER  320-763-4817

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

CHAD WEISEL  320-815-9250

HISTORIAN

CLIFF EMMERT  320-763-4328

SOCIAL DIRECTOR

BILL MAYNARD  320-886-5561

PUBLIC RELATIONS

JIM BAXTER   320-859-4616

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