Board of Director’s Meeting, Oct4, 2010


CALL TO ORDER:  Diane Sachs called the meeting to order at 6:05 PM.  Members present were:  Louise Sperr, Diane Sachs, Sherry Troeger, Fern Dunbar, Larry Slutsky and John Killian.  Absent were Cooie Dampman, Sharon Beran, Marry Thomas, Steve Sulzby, Sue Fardette, Sharon Beran, Betty Jackson, and Kevin Lane.


MINUTES:  Minutes were accepted after corrections: Separate sanctions and membership.  Tables and director’s supplies will cost $1.75 times total table attendance.


CORRESPONDENCE/HOSPITALITY:  No report.  Mary and Sharon were absent.


TREASURER’S REPORT:  Our checkbook balance is $10,200.


SANCTONS/MEMBERSHIP:  Diane has obtained sanctions for our sectionals for the next two years.


Total members:                                                              457

Members receiving bulletins:                                        402

Rookie (1-5MP):                                                             53

Junior Master (5+MP):                                                    31

Club Master (20MP):                                                      33

Sectional Master (50MP):                                               63

Regional Master (100MP):                                             70

NABC Master (200MP):                                                37

Life Master:                                                                    39

Bronze Life Master:                                                       55

Silver Life Master:                                                         54

Gold Life Master:                                                          16

Diamond Life Master:                                                     5

Emerald Life Master:                                                      0

Platinum Life Master:                                                     0

Grand Life Master:                                                         0



REFRESHMENTS:  April would like a change in her present agreement with the unit.


SECTIONAL:  Steve was absent.  However, he emailed that there is nothing new to report.




AWARDS:  Diane suggested that we give awards for only first and second place to save money.  John said that since it is only once a year, he feels that we can afford it.


PUBLICITY:  No report.


OLD BUSINESS:   John will put up a sign-up sheet to get new members for the board next year.  The board suggested people who might be interested.   


NEW BUSINESS:  Diane suggested that we have a new article in the Bridge Bulletin, “What your Unit Does for You,” because many bridge players don’t know. 

The club will use two sanctions this month for special games.

Our next meeting will be Nov. 1st.                                   




ADJOURNMENT:  The meeting was adjourned at 6:55 PM.   The next board meeting will be on Oct. 1st..


Respectfully submitted: Louise Sperr