01-15-2015 Minutes

                                                              

Blue Knights XXXV

January 15, 2015
   
The monthly Blue Knight Meeting convened @ 6:30 p.m. at D-Rays.

MEETING ATTENDEES

Brian Bylsma
Priscilla Massey
Michael Campbell
Carey Balentine
Todd Allen
Gregg Bishop
Jonathon Welch
Doug Shoemate
Cobey Bradshaw
Johnny Rodriguez


SECRETARY'S REPORT

Brian Bylsma made a motion to forgo the minutes. 

Members attended meeting –10
Non-members attended meeting –0
New Applications – 1
Pending – 0
Active Members – 30


    TREASURE'S REPORT

  • Treasures report:  Current balance is 2,650.27 with an additional 140.00 added bring the total to 2,790.27.  A motion was made to purchase two full sets of patches. Motion to accept the treasures report and purchase patches passed.


OLD BUSINESS

N/A

NEW BUSINESS

  • Iron Butt Run will be April 11-12, 2015 (originally was scheduled for April 4 – 5, 2015 but was changed due to it being Easter weekend).  Brian Bylsma will reserve the park and will pre-pay the insurance and permit fees which will be reimbursed after the ride.
  • A route for the Iron Butt was voted on and total miles will be 1034.
  • There will be 30 patches ordered for the ride and if more riders register more patches will be ordered.
  • The entrance fee for the Iron Butt is 100.00 dollars.  All members are encouraged to look for sponsors to help build up the scholarship fund.  Bylsma will type up a letter that can be given to potential sponsors.  He will have one written up for new sponsors and one for people who donated last year. 
  • The Blue Line Ride is scheduled for May 16, 2015 and will again be held at Family Powersports.  The have graciously donated the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place prizes.  We will use the same route as last year and keep the same design for the pin as last year; only the date will be changed.  We will be ordering a 100 pins for the ride.
  • May 15, 2015 is the date for the Ride for the Fallen in Austin, TX.  This will be the Bi-Annual ride which will include a parade which is scheduled for May 4, 2015.  Please read your emails or check our website for additional information on the ride and hotel accommodations.


RIDE REPORTS

TBA
     
UPCOMING RIDES & EVENTS

We need someone to schedule our weekly Blue Knights rides.

Date:  TBD
Time:  TBD
Location:  1st National Bank/Eskimo Hut on Koenigheim


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