May 2015

May 21, 2015

The meeting was called to order by President Bill Dunlevy at 7:00 after our monthly potluck.  33 attended and 7 were new.

Minutes and Tres. Report were read and approved.

Old business - Memorial Day Outing – We will meet at Crow Creek Mine for the weekend.  Some members go on Thursday to get parking slots.  Potluck will be Sunday afternoon.  Chapter will provide hot dogs and buns plus sweet corn cooked in a cooler. Mining hours are 9-6.  Sign-up provided for food planning.

New Business – Alaska Miners Assn. has requested our help again with the State Fair panning booth.  This is Labor Day weekend.  This conflicts with our Labor Day outing.

Our Web master Bill Bear explained submitting to our site.  Please label and date pictures and send the to Alaska  New Members told of their use of the web.  

Andre Macius from the Chugach Gem and Mineral Society said they need a site to park a trailer with a lapidary shop.

Linda Henderson has shirts, hats and patches with our logo for sale.

Barendt Strandberg would like to label us as Small Scale Miners.  He has suggested this to the AMA.

We had an introduction of new miners.

Cash awards were given to our faithful volunteers at the panning events thru the year.  Thank you for teaching future miners.

Meeting was adjourned at 8:05

Respectfully submitted by Bonnie Tisler, Sec. Tres

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