Terra Nova

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Minutes February 2019

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

Minutes of meeting held at Royal Canadian Legion, Blackmarsh Rd. on February 27th, 2019.
The meeting came to order at 7:35pm. It was noted that Doug Spurrell’s wife’s name, under Bereavements, should have read Cecilia, not Patricia. The minutes of the previous meeting were then adopted on a motion by John O’Toole and seconded by Bob Thomson.

Those in attendance were:

A. Angel E. Howlett W. Murphy G. Sheehan
B. Coultas G. Knight J. O’Toole B. Thomson
E. Holmes B. Marshall N. Rendell R. Wells

SICK REPORT:

Mel Whelan,
We wish him a speedy recovery.

BEREAVEMENT REPORT:

Lurley Browne – mother of Mike.
Our condolences go out to all those concerned and a moment of silence was held in her honor.

RETIREMENT:

There was nothing reported at this time.

TREASURER’S REPORT:

Due to the Treasurer’s absence at this time the bank balance will remain the same as last month.
This report was accepted on a motion R. Wells and seconded by G. Knight.

NEW BUSINESS:

Pres. Holmes of the Heritage Club stated that we will be holding a charity breakfast on Thursday, March 7th in aid of the Community Food Sharing Association.
He also stated that, since this year is the 35th anniversary of the 25Year Club and the 30th anniversary of the Heritage Club, he would like to hear from the membership concerning some suggestions for a special function to mark the occasion. He’s also intending to have some type of small keepsake such as a book-mark done up to also mark the occasion.
Adrian Angel asked if the function would be for the 25 Year Club or for the Heritage Club? Some discussion followed with El stating that it would be a joint celebration.
Ralph Wells asked about the Club helping out with the Gathering Place.
Pres. Holmes stated that he is waiting to hear back from Dave Roche and Monique Dumesnil for our meeting in March.
Pres. Holmes then informed the membership that the 2019 Heritage Club Scholarship Program applications must be post-marked by June 28, 2019.
Please see attached for complete information.

There being no further business, the meeting adjourned at 7:55pm. on a motion by Gord Sheehan

Our next meeting will be our annual Jiggs Dinner Meeting to be held at the Legion on March 27th, 2019 at 6:30pm.
The cost is $15.00 each and any dues may also be paid at this meeting.

Please call either Wayne Murphy @ 364-1263 Eric Howlett @ 368-2692
or El Holmes @ 753-4231.
Please Call By No Later Than March 22nd !!