April 24, 2017 Minutes

ABSECON SALTWATER SPORTSMEN
MINUTES
April 24, 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 April 10th meeting were read and approved. The treasurers’ report was read and approved.

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

TRUSTEES: No report.

GACF: Requested money for their ad book. We already budgeted for that. Their tournament will be June 6.

SUNSHINE: No report.

FEDERATION: No report.

NJ MARINE FISHERIES: No report.

HOOKED ON FISHING: The club needs a few good men as volunteers for the patriot lake hooked on fishing on May 13, roughly 7:30 am to 11:30 am. The April 22 field of dreams presentation was rained out so was changed to the following day, Sunday the 23. President Jim Van Daley had no volunteers to help him distribute our tournament flyers at the event. May 20 is the kid’s bluefish tournament at chestnut neck. We will need volunteers to help with this event. Call Lou Schott to finds out what you can do to help! We already have 2 fishing poles donated and $200 donated from the Atlantis county federation. We have 42 tee shirts in stock so Jim will order more.

WEBSITE/FACEBOOK: No report.

COMMUNICATIONS: No report.

MEMBER APPLICATIONS: One application received. Joseph Migone. He was approved, subject to receipt of annual dues. Lou will call him.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: Jim Van Daley suggested perhaps a later date for the drawing of our pay day for tax day would be better to sell more tickets in that we can sell them at our open and kids bluefish tournaments.

NEW BUSINESS: Jim Van Daley will take the sign that Joe Ricciardi made up to a sign shop in Bridgeton to find out the cost of making 10 or 12 signs for the open tournament.

GOOD OF THE ORDER: Jim Van Daley sold his boat.

Next meeting: Monday, May 8th at 8:00 PM.

Respectfully submitted,
David Holmes recorded for Bob Cusack, Secretary

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