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Jan 2018 Meeting Minutes
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Posted: Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:55 am
COLUMBUS BASE MEETING MINUTES
6 January 2018
Call to Order:
1300 – Commander, Tim Barker called the meeting to order.
COB John Bethea led in the salute to the flag.
Jim Tolson gave the invocation.
Tolling of the lost boats was conducted by Jim Tolson and John Bethea.
Welcome to all by Base Commander.
There were 15 members and guests present.
December 2017 meeting minutes are posted on the web site. There were no changes.
Correspondence – Received correspondence dated December 29, 2017 from The Friendship Club of Licking County. This was to inform the base that the Friendship Club was awarded the 2017 Event of the Year Impact Award to the World War II Traveling Memorial held in August. The Columbus base was represented by Galin Brady.
Jim Koogler reported on the status of the Treasury accounts through the end of December 2017.
Cliff reported that there were no changes to the web site.
Working on the sailing list when he has time.
No Chaplain in attendance but Cliff reported that he saw Don Crinkey and that the chemo & radiation therapy had been stopped because Don had pneumonia. Don recovered from the pneumonia and the chemo & radiation therapy was restarted.
One new members was in attendance Ben Williams.
Base had two members not renew.
Currently the base has 72 members.
February 3 – Noon Base Meeting, American Legion Leasure-Blackston 239, 700 Morning Street, Worthington, OH 43085
March 3 – Noon Base Meeting, American Legion Leasure-Blackston 239, 700 Morning Street, Worthington, OH 43085
Inventory Status – No update as the inventory continues
For the good of the Order:
• 2018 Membership - $35 check for USSVI & Base. $10 for base only to Treasurer.
• Status of the parade sub paint repair – Rick / Galin. The boat is currently at Dave’s since the freightliner company
doesn’t have any storage area. Rick will get in touch with the company to determine when they can do the touch up work.
• Toys for Tots were appreciated by the Marines at Naval Reserve
• 2018 USSVI Convention cruise – Oct 21-28, 2018 www.ussvicruise.com/ As of 2JAN18, 257 have signed up including
Todd VanKirk and Bill Anderson.
• Open discussion from floor
Rick mentioned that starting in 2018 to get a 10% discount at Lowes you will need to sign up on the their national register
online Bill said that veterans can get half off at Colonial Williamsburg in Virginia.
• Need to start looking into making arrangements for the tolling dinner in April
• 50/50 drawing Galin ran the drawing and it was won by Scott.
Announcement of the next meeting:
Next Columbus Base meeting – February 3, 2018
1200 Social Hour
American Legion Leasure-Blackston Post 239, 700 Morning Street, Worthington, OH 43085.
Closing prayer (Benediction) was given by Jim Tolson.
Adjournment of meeting by Commander Barker.
Submitted by Scott Steele Base Secretary.
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