JULY 2, 2012 MEETING MINUTES
The regular membership of the Snake River Bassmasters, Inc., was called to order by President Kriner at 7:10 P.M. at the Nampa IHOP Restaurant. There were 9 club members present.
§ June meeting minutes approved.
§ June Treasury Report approved.
INTRODUCTIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS:
COMMITTEE REPORTS: President Kriner asked for committee reports:
PUBLIC RELATIONS: no report
CONSERVATION / WILDLIFE COUNCIL: no report
§ SRB needs a conservation director if anyone wants to volunteer.
Let Us Recreate -
We need to
schedule trash pickups at
June July August; the Federation will set
up a meeting for all members.
Bio Blitz at
First two South Qualifiers are complete; SRB's
§ Too late for Lowrance book for this year; Steve Jones will work on book for 2013. No Federation in our division sent a book in, so even a bad book would have got us money this year.
§ Federation tested a conference phone for meetings; need to get club reps to call in to meeting to get participation back up. Conference phone worked well, Federation now looking at buying one.
§ All Federation clubs are supposed to have a rep at each Federation meeting, either in person or calling in on the conference call.
§ Jack & Jill tournament made $539; possibly use the money for the conference phone.
§ Held a discussion on tournament conflicts and Qualifier tournaments (both TIBF and BASS) dates and/or locations.
§ Current Federation officers are done after this year, so new people need to step up for 2013.
TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR: Tournament director Jim Thornock reported:
§ Brownlee payout done.
§ Plaques finally arrived; plaques for first three tournaments given out.
§ Sign up for C.J. Strike tournament was done.
§ Reminder for all club members fishing tournaments: first three boats out in each tournament are release boats. Boat 4 needs to be ready to step in if we need an additional release boat.
YOUTH: Youth Director Jason Bousquet reported:
§ SRB Youth Open is scheduled for July 7, 2012 on Cascade Reservoir. Entry forms are on the club website. Pre-tournament meeting at 6:00 a.m., blast-off at 6:30 a.m., weigh-in at 11:00 a.m.
§ The park at City Ramp is reserved.
§ Buffalo Wild Wings to going to do food for the youth open; they are also going to match our raffle earnings.
§ Our donation request from Cabela's is approved; Tackle Tom will donate again this year. Good Woods and Roaring Springs are donating items. Jason also requests that club members donate unused tackle for the youth tournament.
§ Club members are encouraged to donate unused plastic baits to the Youth Open.
§ Need tables and volunteers.
CLASSIC / HAN: Directors Steve Day reported:
§ HSN tournament scheduled for August 4, 2012 on C.J. Strike; looking at Air Force Ramp. The permits have been received.
§ The entry form is done and out in stores. Everyone needs to promote the tournament.
§ Everyone needs to remember to bring a can of food or a dollar to each meeting for the Needy Family program. Tom will collect the money / food.
§ Lady Bass Open on Cascade on July 8; will be a potluck BBQ, but no raffle. Entry forms are on the club website. Eleven ladies signed up so far.
The first meeting at IHOP Restaurant was a success,
we will continue to meet here. The
September meeting will be at Buffalo Wild Wings in
§ Jay accidently put his $15 change from buying raffles tickets in the raffle money last month; the raffle money was spent before we caught it. Jay will get $5 of free raffle tickets each of the next three meetings.
Still waiting to see what happens at
There being no more business, the meeting was
adjourned at 7:45 p.m. The next meeting
would be on Aug 6 at the IHOP Restaurant at
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