Terra Nova

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Minutes – September 28, 2016

Postal Employees 25 Year Club
(A Council of the Terra Nova Chapter Heritage Club)

Minutes of meeting held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Blackmarsh Rd. on September 28th, 2016.
The meeting came to order at 7:40pm. and president Howlett welcomed all those present for their attendance. The minutes of the previous meeting were adopted on a motion by Don Garland and seconded by Bill Marshall.

The following were in attendance:

A. Angel D. Garland D. Leaman G. Pike
M. Browne D. Hall J. Mackey D. Roche
B. Coultas E. Holmes B. Marshall G. Sheehan
M. Daly E. Howlett B. Meaney R. Wells
L. Fraize G. Knight W. Murphy

SICK REPORT

Randy Butt; George Dalton.
We wish them a speedy recovery.

BEREAVEMENT REPORT

Ches Bishop – father of Dave Bishop
Hughie Coady – husband of Josephine Coady
Bob Harnum
Bob Lahey
Laura Squires – sister of Christine Squires
Paula Tapper – sister-in law of Wayne Murphy
Larry Welsh – brother of Rex Welsh
Our sincere condolences go out to all those concerned and a moment of silence was held in their honor.

RETIREMENT

Tony Barrett; Laurie Fequet; Brad Healey; Sharon Hickey; Rick Stoyles; and Mike White.
We wish them all a happy and healthy retirement.

TREASURER’S REPORT

Treasurer Daly presented her report, which was adopted on a motion by Marilyn, seconded by Bas Meaney.

NEW BUSINESS

President of Terra Nova Chapter of the Heritage Club El Holmes stated that our chapter was the recipient of the Volunteer Community Services Award for its many hours of volunteer work throughout the past year.

He also informed the meeting that he intends to have an Estate Planning Seminar for any members and/or spouses who would be interested. There will be more information at our October meeting. If you and/or a family member would like to attend this Seminar please call El at 753-4231.

The Christmas Dinner and Dance will be held on December 12th, 2016.

Any members who have not yet submitted their e-mail addresses to Eric Howlett are asked to please do so as soon as possible. You can contact Eric at 368-2692, or by e-mail at cakesbyalice@yahoo.com.

Due to rising costs to the Club, and after some discussion, it was moved by Bas Meaney and seconded by Bill Marshall that we increase the cost of our dinner meetings from $10.00 to $15.00.

Our next meeting will be a Dinner Meeting at the Golden Phoenix Kenmount Road on October 26th, 2016 at 6:30pm. at a cost of $15.00 each. Please let us know of your attendance by October 21st, 2016.

There being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 8:05 pm. on a motion by Bill Marshall.