Tuscarora 

                                                      r/C FLYING CLUB 
                                                                                                                                                                      ama CHARTER #574 

Tuscarora RC Club Minutes

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From May 5, 2014 meeting

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22 members were present

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President Jim Dunn called the meeting to order at 7:06 PM in the meeting room of the Tuscarora State Park office.

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The Pledge of Allegiance was lead by Joe St Onge.

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The minutes from the April, 2014 meeting were read by Janine Graver.

Joe St Onge made a motion to accept the minutes as read, John Kennedy seconded the motion.

Jimmy Graver gave the Treasurers report. A motion to accept the Treasurer's report was made by John Kennedy and seconded by Bernie Wargo.

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Old Business

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Jim Dunn informed the membership that the Porta Potty has been placed at the field for the upcoming year. He also informed the membership that the next event will be the War Birds Fly In, to be held Saturday, July 12, 2014.

Jim Dunn mentioned that if anyone needs more raffle tickets he had them available. He also reminded everyone, if they could get their ticket money returned in a timely manner, it would be appreciated.

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Eddie Pollack informed the membership that the club web site has been updated to include some instructional videos on airplane construction. Jim Dunn commented that he had watched the videos and thanked Ed for placing them on the web site. He thought they were very good with a lot of good information.

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New Business

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John Majikes asked about a float fly. Jim Dunn ask those in attendance if there would be any interest in having one this year. Due to a lack of interest it was decided that we would not be having a float fly this year. It was also discussed about attending the Mauch Chunk event this year and it was decided not to participate due to safety issues.

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Frank Bobeck asked if he could to talk about the use of drones for watching sportsmen. Frank has been in contact with the AMA and our State Representatives about a Senate bill they have to be voted on that bans the use of drones. Frank had a sample letter that we will have available on the web site, that can be downloaded and can be sent to our Representatives asking for their help in this matter

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The membership was informed that Walt Basiago has rolled the field.

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Jim Dunn talked about the fun fly that we will be having at the field on Sunday, June 8, 2014. The price will be $3.00 per person and mentioned to the membership that they could bring baked goods, chips and anything else they liked to share with those in attendance. The club will supply the hot dogs, hamburgers, soda and water.

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Jim Dunn informed everyone that the next meeting … June 2,2014…will be held at the field…weather permitting… we will still have the option to use the park office if the weather does not cooperate with us.

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With no other business needed for discussion, Jim Dunn asked for a motion to close the meeting . A motion was made by John Kennedy and seconded by Joe St Onge.

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The meeting was closed at 7:37 PM.

Prepared and Submitted by,

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Janine Graver

Secretary