VIKING SPORTSMEN MINUTES August 13, 2008
EXECUTIVE BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT
Glen Wink Belinda Wink Mark Anderson Barb Wittmer
BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT
Jim Baxter Roger Wittmer Bill Maynard Todd Lanners
Gene Sullivan Arlene Bosek Curt Flesner Gregg Baxter
Others in attendance: Ron Hoffman, Larry Kvitek, Chuck Kaley, Carl Kremer, Gus, Merrill Pedersen, Chuck Bokinskie, Ken and Vera Anderson Paul Hanson and Jon Schneider.
Meeting called to order by President Glen Wink.
Jon Schneider was here to talk about Lake Jennie project and ask for a donation.
Motion by Gene to accept minutes, seconded by Arlene. Motion passed.
General Checking Thrivent General Fund Habitat Day
$21,837.27 $71,663.90 $3,106.11
Prudential Scholarship Tree Account Ice Fishing Challenge
$11,139.87 Closed $113,000.00
Motion by Mark to accept treasurer’s report, seconded by Curt. Motion passed.
Þ Display board /Pamphlets –The committee of Glen, Belinda, Jim Baxter and Barb is still waiting for info from committees.
Þ Banquet for next year – Jim Baxter waiting for Broadway Ballroom, hopes to have more info at next meeting.
Þ Website – The address is www.vikingsportsmen.org, check it out there is more work to be done but it is a work in progress.
Þ Customer appreciation day at Alex Ag-The Country Store – Harv would like Viking Sportsmen to participate at this event to let the community know more about us and what we do. Date is Sept. 11, 2008 4-7 P.M. Sign up sheet was passed around for those who wanted to help with this event.
Þ Dedicated Funding – we should try to get e-mail addresses at the fair booth so we can send out information.
Þ Mark moved to move our September meeting from Thursday to Wednesday so members could attend the DU Banquet, seconded by Gene. Motion passed.
Þ Mark moved to move our October meeting from Thursday to Wednesday so members could attend the Deer Hunters Banquet, seconded by Gene. Motion passed.
Þ Gus from the Deer Hunters thanked us for letting them use the building for firearm safety class.
Þ Gus brought up that MN Deer Hunters is bringing a Big Buck Display to Alexandria in October for the Jr High students, and requested a donation to help cover cost. Motion by Mark to donate $225.00 for the show, seconded by Arlene. Motion passed.
Þ Motion by Curt to donate $250.00 to Deer Hunters for their upcoming banquet and $250.00 to DU for their upcoming banquet, seconded by Arlene. Motion passed.
Þ The Lake Jennie project request was tabled until next meeting, Jon will be at the meeting.
Þ Bill brought up that KIKV along with other groups is sponsoring an outdoor show at the Viking Plaza mall and thought it would be a great place to let people know what we do as a club. Motion by Mark to participate at the cost of $100 for the booth, seconded by Paul Hanson. Motion passed. Sign up sheet was sent around for those who want to help with this event.
Þ Serving in August – Barb & Roger Wittmer
Motion to adjourn by Arlene, seconded by Roger. Motion passed.
Next meeting is Wednesday September 17, 2008 at the Bemo building
Roger & Barb Serving
Ice Fishing Challenge – Saturday February 9, 2008
GLEN WINK 320-763-2410
MARK ANDERSON 320-886-2913
BELINDA WINK 320-763-2410
BARB WITTMER 320-808-6787
DALE FLESNER 320-763-4817
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
CHAD WEISEL 320-815-9250
CLIFF EMMERT 320-763-4328
BILL MAYNARD 320-886-5561
JIM BAXTER 320-859-4616