John Gardner Chapter: June 2011 Meeting Minutes
This meeting was called to order following our tour of Mystic
Seaport’s Small Craft Collection. President John Symons
presided. A special word of appreciation goes to Dana Hewson,
of the Seaport, for making the tour of the collection available
Introduction of new member, James Clark.
Motion to accept the Minutes from the May meeting was made
seconded and passed.
Treasure’s Report: Bill Armitage informed the chapter
of the current account balance - $2,540.40.
A motion was made, seconded and passed to accept the report
Membership – 21 paid up members. There are still a few
stragglers. Please check the membership list on the refrigerator
in the boathouse.
Shop Vac - Sandy D’Eesopo has purchased materials, assembly
in near future
Avery Point Dories – repainting in progress. Three boats
have had the interiors done and painting the exteriors will
Thompson Skiff – continues with a Late July launch date
Chaisson Dory – will be the next member project to be
brought into the shop
Russ Smith has been in contact with Randall Paterson to make
him aware of our activities.
The Tag Sale will be held on June 11.
Weekly Friday gathering at the boathouse.
WoodenBoat Show and Small Craft Workshop – weekend of
New London Sail Fest – July 8-10
Motion to Adjourn @ 2:45
Specail Note: Bill Armitage reports that the Tag Sale generated
just over $500 in income.