Note: The format of this post is a bit clumsy. Bill Brown’s notes did not convert as accurately as either of us would have preferred. But, they are readable – after a fashion. Jerry Walker (April 10, 2017)
Directions to Bill Brown’s house
Our April Meeting is at Bill Brown’s home in Civano this coming Thursday 4/13/ 2017 at 12:01 PM. The easy driving instructions are as follows:
Do NOT come in the main entrance to Civano
Go south to the Valero gas station and turn left.
Go straight through the first circle and left at the second circle. – So. NIGHTBLOOM WAY
Drive about 10 blocks or so to: 5272 So. NIGHTBLOOM WAY – Green house on the left with metal wall art, yellow hand rail, five steps going up to the front door, and an American Flag waiving in the wind.
Park in front of the house, left side, on the dirt, wherever is convenient.
Munchies and liquids will be provided. Bring your own ideas and opinions.
Acting Commodore’s Statement:
Minutes of previous meeting: Acceptance / changes
Treasurers’s Report: Jim Haines
Summer Sailing Schedule effective May 1 – Day, Time, Location
Summer Membership Meeting Schedule effective May 1 – Day, Time, Location
Refund of Dues to resigning members. (Clarification)
- Bill Brown re: Pond side signage
- Jim Haines Re: Opportunities to have presence at other community and club meetings.
Clubs position on casual sailing and fun racing.
Formalizing PMYC Policy and Procedure Document
(Relating to: having fun, social opportunities, education, model boat building and sailing.)
Definition of Club Officers
Responsibilities of Club Officers
Election of officers
Definition of Membership
Qualification for membership
Responsibilities of Membership
Communication with and between club members
- Within the Membership
- With other clubs / AMYA
Nautical Traditions, Nautical terms, Names of sail boat components, Basic rules of seamanship
Definition of the sailing season
- Winter – Location and frequency of sailings and meetings
- Summer – Location and frequency of sailings and meetings
Marketing the club’s EC12 hull on Craig’s List – for $100 or so
Presentations: Jerry Robertson and Bill Brown will present and discuss the current state of construction of their Micro Magic. Problems encountered, and resolution of kit “issues” will be presented and discussed.