June 22, 2015 Minutes

ABSECON SALTWATER SPORTSMEN
MINUTES
June 22, 2015

The meeting opened with a salute to the flag and a moment of silence for our troops, with President Jim Van Daley presiding. The minutes of June 8 were read and approved. The treasurer’s report was read and approved.

COMMITTEE REPORTS:

TRUSTEES: No report.

GACF: At the meeting last week a sub-committee was appointed to work on how to improve the tournament. There will be a Beef & Beer on August 30 at the Black Cat Tavern. The Chinese auction will be in October. The Sponsor dinner will be in November at the Pleasantville Yacht Club, now reopened after Sandy.

SUNSHINE: Olie returned home last week with hospice care. Paul Stonerod was going in the hospital for heart surgery. Jack Snyder is sick.

FEDERATION: The last meeting of the year was last Thursday.

NJ MARINE FISHERIES: There was discussion on changing the way recreational fishing is done on Flounder; possibly 40 inch limit on total fish.

WEBSITE/FACEBOOK: Up and running.

TOURNAMENTS: The 2nd in house tournament is this Saturday.

COMMUNICATIONS: Letter from the Attorney General to renew the Club’s charity status.

APPLICATIONS FOR MEMBERSHIP: No new applications.

UNFINISHED BUSINESS: No report.

NEW BUSINESS: The club agreed to join the Littoral society, the presentation by Jeff was very good. Individuals may join on the own and be allowed to tag fish.

OPEN TOURNAMNT: Agreed to purchase coolers again as prizes. Need to settle on Sponsors and order the T-shirts soon.

GOOD OF THE ORDER: GACF will give ASWS Club 2 X-large T-shirts.

Next meeting: Monday, July 13 at 8:00 PM.

Respectfully submitted,
Bob Cusack Secretary

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