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Meeting notes: July 10, 2017

The meeting was called to order at 7:00 pm by Club President John Farmer
. There were 19 members and 2 visitors in attendance.

Secretary’s Report :Ron Burke
• Minutes from June were read.

Treasurer’s Report :Wayne Fox

Trustee Tech. Committee Report :

ARES Report : Ron Burke
• Monthly hospital net on July 15
• Membership meeting on July 19, at 7 pm at the HCSSC.
• Will need some help in amateur radio at the event “Play’nfield in the Park hosted by the Plainfield Chamber of Commerce.
• Tailgate fest, August 12, 2017 at the American Legion Post 118 in Danville.

RACES Report : Bob Burns
• Thanks for those hams who helped out with the weather nets over the past several months.

Old Business :
• 2017 Hilltop date is September 16th.

New Business :
• 2017 Field Day discussion.
• Total Field Day QSO points:1736
• July 4th Parade in Brownsburg had 9 amateur radio operators assisting, with 4 of these hams were new.
• Tom Hansen made a motion to have the Club Picnic on August 19 at the Avon Town Park, Pot Luck Dinner, and Hours:11a-3pm Bill Paffenberger 2nd . Motion passed.
• Installing some Port-a-johns at Field Day next year. 2018

Other Announcements :
• The October and November club meetings will be held at the Gordon Graham/Hendricks County Airport in the Pilots lounge.
• The club’s Ham Training Classes will be held at the Senior Services Center starting on January 31, through March 21. Meeting every Wednesday night.
• Club sponsored 2018 Field Day event will be held at the Hendricks County 4-H Fairgrounds, Grandstand.
• In 2019 the club will be 40 years old. A discussion was brought up about doing somethings to commemorate this occasion.

Meeting closed : At 8:08 pm Jay Wright made a motion to close the meeting, which was seconded by Dave Leimenstoll.

Respectfully submitted, Ron Burke KB9DJA