December 17, 2017
Iowa Chapter P November Meeting Minutes
The meeting was called to order by Mary at 0915. 9 members present.
Announcements: Thank you for our donation from Bruce and Linda Keenon shared with members.
Indian Creek Museum Christmas Potluck is December 10 at 6PM. The Tractor Club will supply the meat. We have been invited to join them. The December 2016 breakfast at the Indian Creek Museum will be on January 1, 2017. Biscuits will be made on December 31, 2016 at 9 in the morning. Please spread the word.
Jay shared that the American Legion in Emerson will hold a fish fry on December 10 starting at 5PM. Come early and see the new roof and sidewalk. Contact Jay for more information.
Old Business: Reviewed transactions for our donation and our chapter dues to National GWTA. Balance of treasury shared with members present. If you wish balance, please contact Mike Krueger.
New Business: Members initiated discussion regarding current roster for Iowa GWTA. Members do not have current list to compare records for renewal purposes. Mary will request most current roster and will share with members.
Susan made recommendation for National to consider emailing proof of membership- a card, etc. like other organizations do. Members can print off, laminate them and carry them as they wish. Mary will send recommendation to our State Directors.
Bryan reported that Chapter L is considering moving to “members at large”. Mike asked group to consider inviting Chapter L members to join our chapter. Members agreed to send written invitation to all current Chapter L members to join our chapter. Mary will send invitation after sharing with Chapter leadership.
Discussion for donations to food pantry will be postponed to January as members agreed that most pantries are well stocked now, but donations in spring may be needed.
Holiday party for Chapter P will be considered at January meeting.
Motion for adjournment made by Ruth and seconded by Kenny. Motion carried.
Meeting adjourned at 0937.