Riders Monthly Meeting
February 21, 2017
Ben opened the meeting commenting on all the rain and our rides are
being cancelled because of it. The only one that happened was
Gualala ride on Jan 15th.
have a full year of rides scheduled. Ben announced he will be
vacation in May when he was putting on the overnight ride to Redding
the weekend of the 20th
Advised that someone will need to take over that ride for him.
Great job done
by Gretchen Tomm and Melisa Brown in putting together our After Holiday
We visited Ceres
Community Project on Feb 8th
and presented them with a check for $721.00 for our annual
donation. We were given an overview of what the organization
the community. Ben read the thank you card the club received
regarding our donation.
Minutes: were read by
DeeDee gave treasurers report.
Marcel reported that we have 57 paid members at this time.
are 100 total members on the list with some still needing to
renew. Reminded the members that we have to have a signed
application for someone to become an official member.
Marcel has eight
20th anniversary pins still available.
Club hats were
passed out to the members that ordered them. Hats have names
embroidered on the back.
He has new club
business cards available for the members to give out to potential
on the Awards given at the After Holiday Party which was given to
Sharon McMillan, for being secretary for the last several years and
thanking her for the doing a good job taking notes at our
meetings. Another award went to Mike Holden for his great job
Tours and Events officer. He plans all of our rides and does
excellent job with all the planning.
recognized the award given to Marcel as our membership
His award was presented for his tireless contributions and efforts in
promoting our club.
Tours and Events:
Mike Holden reported that our rides have been rained out except the
Gualala ride last month. The ride to the Coppola Winery on
was also rained out. Mike reported that it is difficult to
reservations for the weekend and we might make it a weekday ride.
is our ride to Freeport which is out in the delta. This ride will be
led by Gretchen.
which is a Wednesday will be led by Wade over to Winters for lunch.
Mike will lead the group to Ione.
talked about a ride he will be making to Jefferson Lake, Colorado
sometime around the end of June. This will not be a club
but anyone that would be interested in joining him is welcome and to
let him know.
George Homenko discussed the videos he is posting for the membership to
look at. The latest one was on cornering
Rosalie Mack complimented him for posting it. She found it
some very good information.
Old Business: None
New Business: None
This month’s raffle was won by Barbara Bowen and the same
amount will go to our Ceres charity. The
second prize which was a pair of fingerless gloves was won by our new
member, Randy Mack.
adjourned at 7:30