JUNE 4, 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 Deer Flat Refuge Visitor's Center. There were 10 club members present; thanks to the people that braved the thunderstorm to attend the meeting.
§ No printed May meeting minutes.
§ No printed May Treasury Report.
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; refuge wants to know if we want to set
up a meeting to discuss the plan. We may
want to have the Federation set up a meeting for all members and then go to
§ Refuge want the Federation to do another kid's casting event at their Bio-blitz Days on Free Fishing Weekend. Steve Day is setting it up and needs volunteers. The event is from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Northwest Divisional was on C.J. Strike on May 6-11, 2012. Jason Hickey and
§ Current Federation officers are done after this year, so new people need to step up for 2013.
§ Jr World Championship is Aug 15; Jon Hickey is representing the older group. A drawing was done to find a rep for the younger age group; Carson Miller was the winner.
§ A discussion was held on State Team participation in youth, Federation and conservation events. Most of the State Team members don't want to help run the Jack & Jill tournament even if they get money.
TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR: Tournament director Jim Thornock reported:
§ Cascade payout done.
§ Sign up for Brownlee tournament was done. Anglers need to remember that Spring Ramp has a fee to park.
§ The conflict with our July 21 tournament on Strike with the carp shoot has been resolved. We go out of Black Sands, they go out of Air Force.
§ 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.
§ The park at City Ramp is reserved.
§ Buffalo Wild Wings to going to do something for the youth open; possible catering or ?.
§ 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.
CLASSIC / HAN: Directors Steve Day reported:
§ HSN tournament scheduled for August 4, 2012 on C.J. Strike; looking at Air Force Ramp. The permits are applied for.
§ The entry form is done and needs to be printed.
§ 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
A motion was made and approved to move our club meetings to the IHOP
§ 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
§ A group is borrowing the SRB release tank for a Veteran's Fishing Derby near Middleton on June 12. SRB members are invited to show up to check it out or eat at the BBQ. Talk to Jimmy Thornock for details.
§ Former SRB club member Dale Carver is terminally ill with bone cancer and is at St Lukes.
There being no more business, the meeting was
adjourned at 7:45 p.m. The next meeting
would be on July 2 at the IHOP Restaurant at
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