Our 33rd year!

November 2016 Edition


11/04/16 N
12/02/16 General


Meeting Called to Order at:
8:08pm, 11/04/16

Motion to accept the Secretary's report (Dispatcher) from last month:
Dan made the motion, seconded by Jerry. The motion passed.

Treasurer's report:
Andi gave the Treasurer's report.

Motion to accept the Treasurer's report:
Andi made the motion, Michelle seconded. The motion passed.

Secretary's report:
Nothing to report.

Vice President's Report:
Cody discussed the Steam Locomotive contest and signups for running workshops.

President's report:
KC discussed creating a new tri-fold brochure to distribute around the area. KC also brought up perhaps purchasing some ad space in the local marching band contest pamphlets next year. KC announced that Cody is now a co-superintendent for N-Division to help Tim.

Committee reports:
No committee reports.

HO Division Report by Michelle Echler:
Michelle discussed the upcoming shows.

Planned Shows:

12/03/16- Christmas in Swanton
12/10/16- Fulton County Foster Kids Show at St. Richards (CLOSED SHOW)

O Division Report by Larry Welch:
Larry discussed the upcoming Toledo Zoo show. He also noticed that the trailer has sustained some light damage to the side. Larry has been approved to run Trains by his doctor so he will be attending the Manor House show.

Planned Shows:

11/18 to 12/31- The Lights Before Christmas at the Toledo Zoo; setup will be 1pm on Sunday, 11/13.
12/03 to 12/11- The Manor House; setup will be 10am on 11/19 & 11/20. Tear-down will be on Tuesday, 12/13.

N Division Report by Cody:
Planned Shows:

12/3/16- Christmas in Swanton
12/10/16- Fulton County Kids Show at St. Richards (CLOSED SHOW)

Motion to accept the Division Reports:
Dan made the motion, Jerry seconded it. The motion was approved.

Old or unfinished Business:
KC discussed the proposed 2017 meeting dates, the proposed calendar will be ratified in the December meeting.

New Business:
No new business.

Good of the Club:
The raffle was for N Division.

Show & Tell:
Cody brought in the HO scale Club Boxcar.

Meeting adjourned:
8:40pm, 11/04/16


Our Next Meeting will be: December 2th, 8:00pm

Location: Swanton Community Room

Show and Tell: Snowplows and Holiday Themed Equipment

Important notes

Please see the following page for the proposed 2017 meeting schedule which will be voted on during the December meeting.

Dates Refreshments Raffle Clinic Show & Tell
01/06 HO HO Auto Racks / Intermodal
02/03 O O Contest
03/03 N N Locomotives
04/07 Board (Chili) General Fund Tank Cars
05/05 HO HO Passengers
06/02 Board (Pizza) General Fund HO Models of Toledo
07/07 O O O Red, White, & Blue Trains
08/04 Board (Ice Cream) General Fund N Hoppers
09/01 N N Steel Industrial Coil/Gondolas
10/06 HO HO Halloween
11/03 O O Bay Window Caboose
12/01 N N Christmas Exchange Christmas Themed