JUNE 7, 2010 MEETING MINUTES
The regular membership of the Snake River Bassmasters, Inc., was called to order by president BILL KRINER at 7:20 P.M. at Denny's Restaurant. There were around 14 club and family members present.
Minutes were reviewed and approved.
Treasury Report was reviewed and approved.
INTRODUCTIONS AND ANNOUNCEMENTS:
No guests or new members were introduced.
COMMITTEE REPORTS: President KRINER asked for committee reports:
CONSERVATION / WILDLIFE COUNCIL: Conservation Officer Tom H. reported:
J Nothing to report
J President's Report: In the TBF NW Region both Montana and Wyoming are short of the required number of members to have a Federation; may have trouble getting insurance for night tournaments in the future; TBF is considering going to an e-mail blast system for sending info to members; TBF has 4 pages in each FLW Outdoors magazine and they are looking at using them for ads to raise money; TBF High School and College fishing team circuits are taking off; no more youth travel money from National Guard, Idaho has enough money for this year, but we need to find ways to raise money.
J Idaho Federation is looking at an on-line newsletter on the website.
J IDFG gave the release boat back to the Federation; we need to come up with insurance and registration for it.
J We are looking at not including the Federation dues with the banquet tickets this year.
J The Federation is selling SolarBat sunglasses for $15.99. There are 5 styles and the Federation needs to have at least a dozen of any design to order. The Federation has a sample kit and we will get a chance to look at it before ordering.
J The Federation is still looking for ideas on getting members to pay their dues before the end of the year so that we can get our TBF refunds that are used for Youth and Conservation.
J If anyone has any good pictures for the Federation Banquet slide show, please send them to Steve Day.
TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR: Tournament director Steve Day reported:
J The awards for the Cascade and Hells Canyon/Brownlee tournament were handed out.
J A thank you e-mail was sent
J Dates, locations and logistics for a fun tournament were discussed. Cascade and Oxbow came out as the top two choices with a possible date the first part of August. A survey will be posted on the SRB website and e-mailed out by June 15 so that members can vote on the tournament.
YOUTH: Youth Director Jason Bousquet reported:
J The Youth Open on
J We paid for a logo for the kids ribbons; 100 were printed and we have over 75 left. The logo can be used for plaques in the future.
CLASSIC / HAN: Directors Steve Day and Bill Kriner reported:
J We have the permits and a preliminary copy of the entry form.
J Lady Bass is looking at selling coffee and breakfast on Sunday during the weigh-in. Biscuits & Gravy and Breakfast Burritos were suggested.
J The Lady Bass Open on
J Everyone needs to remember to bring a can of food or a dollar to each meeting for the Needy Family program.
J Brownlee tournament was
cancelled; next (and last) Premier tournament is
J Superior Bass had 19 boats
J The discussion on doing away with the free membership was postponed.
There being no more new business, President KRINER reminded all that the next meeting would be on July 5 at the Denny's Restaurant in Nampa. The meeting adjourned at 8:25 p.m.
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