September 2011


The meeting was called to order by President Tom Ireland at 7:20 at the conclusion of an inservice at AIH covering table saws.  28 attended and 3 were new members.

Minutes and Tres. Report were read and approved.

Old Business –Crow Creek Outing – Labor Day Weekend was rainy.  A wedding was being held so the potluck was in Bill’s RV.  Brian got some good gold with a suction dredge.

June Gold Show – June 1-2-3 - Linda Henderson contacted Earl Bragg.  He was not able to attend tonight, but will be at the next meeting.  He did answer some questions about publicity.  We can use the Trapper’s Assn. and the Outdoor Recreation Show on our fliers and they will include us in their publicity.  The hook-up spaces are reserved for their vendors and cost $25.00.  Indoor booth spaces are $250 for an 8x10.  Outside spaces are 25x40feet.  General entrance fee is $5.00.

The committee will include Rick Parks,  Ralph and Linda Henderson, Tedd and Sandi Garcia.  They will design our 151x212 space.  There is an appropriate metal detecting area just over the fence.

Bonnie Tisler questioned the requirements for holding a raffle.  New member David Gillespie said the gaming commission requires two people to pass an open book test and a one time permit will be issued.  David is a bag piper and has done this in the past.

Tom Ireland will also talk to the Lions about using theirs.

New Business – None

Announcements – Shirts, hats, and stickers are available see Linda or Rick.

Meeting was adjourned at 8:00.

Respectfully submitted by Bonnie Tisler, Sec. Tres.




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