January 15, 2018 Minutes

ABSECON SALTWATER SPORTSMEN
MINUTES
January 15, 2017

The meeting was brought to order by Jim Van Daley, President, with a salute to the flag and a moment of silence for our troops. The minutes of the December 11 meeting were read and approved. The treasurers’ report was read and approved.

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

TRUSTEES: The annual meeting will be set at the next general meeting.

GACF: No report.

SUNSHINE: Harry Walker’s son has terminal liver cancer. Lou Schott will send a card.

FEDERATION: All the information was restated about the annual dinner to be held on Presidents’ Day. It will be held at the Greek Orthodox Church in Egg Harbor Township. Tickets are $35 in advance and $40 at the door.

NJ MARINE FISHERIES: The January Marine Fisheries Council meeting was rescheduled and relocated due to the weather and driving conditions in Galloway Township. It was held on January 11 at the Stafford Township Municipal Building, 260 East Bay Avenue, Manahawkin, NJ 08050

HOOKED ON FISHING: No report.

WEBSITE/FACEBOOK: It was pointed out that the treasury report dollar amounts should not be posted on the website and President Van Daly so instructed that the dollar amounts will not be posted in public view.

COMMUNICATIONS: Received bank statements and State Farm junk mail.

MEMBER APPLICATIONS: No new applications.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: Lou gave a brief yet complete rundown about the annual installment dinner for the new members present. Hors d’oeuvres will begin at 7:00 PM and dinner at 8:00 PM. Dave Holmes will photograph the dinner. The Fisherman of the Year plaque is at Shoppe’s being updated.

NEW BUSINESS: The A.C. Boat Show will be held February 28th through March 4th at the Atlantic City Convention Center. All bills for the 2017 calendar year have been paid. In-house tournaments are over and all slips are in. It is dues and roster time.

GOOD OF THE ORDER: The Southern Ocean County Chapter of the Sunshine Foundation will hold a Fishing Flea Market on February 3rd at 9:00 AM until 2:00 PM at the Little Egg Harbor Community Center. Admission is $3.00. For information, please call Frank at 908-380-8491 or email reelumin511@comcast.net

Next meeting: Monday, February 12 at 7:30 PM.

Respectfully submitted,
David Holmes recorded for Bob Cusack, Secretary
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