Meeting Minutes - October 3, 2018
The President called the meeting to order at 6:30. He pointed out that our Secretary was out of town, so we needed someone to take the Minutes. Loren Lesh volunteered since he was a past Secretary for 3 years.
Visitors present were John ______ from Florida. He might buy in Tellico Village.
Sue & ______ own a 2002 Corvette. Peggy & ______ are new residents in Kahite.
Milestones announced were : Arnie Anderson having a birthday, Bill Long's wife, Donna, also having a birthday, Loren Lesh said his wife's birthday was Sept. 29 and his will be Oct. 12, and Dennis & Shirley Kazmierzak will celebrate their 49th anniversary.
The Secretary's report was emailed to members and was accepted as submitted.
The Treasurer's report stated that we currently have $2298, and have 153 members.
The President reminded members of our upcoming election in December. He asked if there were nominations or volunteers for the office of President or Secretary. No one stepped up to do their part.
Previous Events - We had dinner at Cinco Amigos on the 11th and 37 people showed up for the event.
For the cruise-in at Tugaloo on the 18th, 41 vehicles attended.
There was a Cruise 'n' Dine on the 20th. We enjoyed a trip to the Euchee Grill on Watts Bar Lake.
Upcoming Events - This Saturday, Oct. 6th will be the United Way Street Fair at the Welcome Center here in Tellico Village. This event also includes a display of our special vehicles. The event is from 11 am until 2 o'clock, so arrive about 20 minutes earlier to park and show your car. truck or motorcycle. The fair includes live music, free hot dogs and of course shiny vehicles.
Tuesday the 16th is the monthly cruise-in at the park at Tugaloo. Do not miss this one because it is the last one this year.
The next day, Wednesday the 17th, we will gather at Sloan's Home Center to go to Brewster's Ice Cream. We will depart at 11 am.
Oct. 27th is the Maryville College Homecoming. Convertibles are needed for this event.
Hudsons in the Heartland will be in Pigeon Forge on Oct. 26 & 27. Those wishing to attend on Saturday (which is the better day) should meet at Sloan's and start out at 11 am. It takes place at the Vacation Lodge.
Our trip to Brushy Mountain Prison will be on Saturday, Oct. 30. Meet at Poplar Springs boat ramp at the north end of the Village to leave at 10 am. This is about a 50 mile drive so we should be there by lunchtime. Imagine visiting a spooky prison around Halloween time.
A special event coming up in November is being put on by our own Lou Robitaille. To honor Veterans Day, Lou will have a celebration at the Yacht Club on Friday, Nov. 9th. The start time will be 6:30, so mark your calendars for this one.
For name tags or club stickers, see Joe at the next meeting.
The 50/50 raffle was awarded to Frank Flannelly.
The meeting was concluded and adjourned.
Submitted by Loren Lesh, Acting Secretary