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Minutes – October 2017

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

Minutes of Dinner Meeting held at the Golden Phoenix, Kenmount Rd. on October 26th, 2017.
The meeting came to order at 6:35pm. and it was noted that the following names were omitted from the minutes of September 27th, 2017: L. Carroll, G. Hall, E. Holmes, B. Meaney, A. Snook, and G. Sheehan. The minutes of the previous meeting were then adopted on a motion by Bill Marshall and seconded by Les Fraize.

Those in attendance were:

R. Anderson B. Coultas G. Hall J. Mackey B. Riddle
A. Angel M. Dunesnil E. Holmes B. Marshall D. Roche
L. Banfield C. Flemming E. Howlett B. Meaney R. Royle
G. Bishop P. Foote M. Keough W. Murphy G. Sheehan
P. Bishop L. Fraize N. Keough I. Parsons B. Thomson
D. Brewer B. Gardner G. Knight E. Penney C. Wall
M. Browne D. Hall D. Leaman G. Power R. Wells
L. Carroll R. Welsh

SICK REPORT:

John O’Toole.
We wish him a speedy recovery

BEREAVEMENT REPORT:

Ray Meadus
Sharon Warford: sister of Dave and Fred and daughter of Pat (deceased)
William Meadus: brother of Dolph (deceased)
Gerald Fagan: brother-in-law of J. Mackey
Bob Andrews: brother of Wayne
A moment of silence was held in their honor and our sincere condolences go out to all those concerned.
RETIREMENT:

There was nothing reported at this time

TREASURER’S REPORT:

Treasurer Marge Keough presented her report, which was adopted on a motion by Marge and seconded by Bas Meaney.

NEW BUSINESS:

Eric Howlett reported that the Legion is increasing the fees for our meeting room from $25.00 per to $50.00 per plus tax which = $57.50 per.
Ralph Wells checked with Branch 56 and was told we could have our meetings there without charge but that they charge more per plate for Dinner Meetings. There was a motion by Marge Keough and it was decided by a show of hands that we should stay with Branch 1.
El Holmes stated that the Santa Claus Parade will be held on November 26th and the kickoff for the Santa Letters Campaign will be held Wednesday, November 29th at the Post Office.
He mentioned that Bill Marshall and Dave Roche will coordinate the Harvey’s calendars, but no date has been set yet.
The Christmas Dinner and Dance is set for Saturday December 16th at the Elks Club. The cost is $30.00 each.
El also stated that as of now all members are in good standing in relation to the offers from Goodlife Fitness and anyone interested should check their web site at https://corporate.goodlifefitness.com
Eric again asked that members should submit their email addresses to him at cakesbyalice@yahoo.com
The meeting adjourned at 6:45pm on a motion by Bas Meaney and all hands enjoyed a meal of Chinese food.

Our next meeting will be on Tuesday, November 28th at 7:30 pm. at the Legion.