Our Next Meeting: will be Tuesday, November 17th at the Shrine Club. Election and Installation of the Officers and Board members will be during the General Meeting. Nominees for the new Board & Officers are listed below. The Board of Director’s meetings are listed on the address page of this newsletter. Members are welcomed to the Board meeting. We will also be presenting the donations from the Ancient City Challenge and the donations from the Pink Up the Spots event at this meeting.
Snacks will be prepared by Harold & Nancy Wishard.
Raffle: Jason & Regina will have a great raffle. Also Joyce Luker is in charge of a special $5 raffle of a C&H Lures Fish Bag valued at $500 which will be drawn at the Christmas Party (you do not have to be present to win).
T-Shirts will be available, see Robert.
October Angler-of-the-Month Mark Hagan, Jr,: Congratulations to October Angler-of-the- Month Mark Hagan, Jr,. Mark caught a 17.55 lb Cobia - 1st place Men’s & largest of month, a 10.6 lb Dolphin - largest of month and a 2.15 lb Triple Tail - 1st place Men’s & largest of month, for a total of 500 points. Great job Mark. There were 33 fish cards entered from 11 anglers this month. There were 10 species of fish entered. Complete list is attached. Catches include cards received from September 30th thru October 29th. Cards received after October 29th will count for the November Angler-of-the-Month.
Nominations for Officers and Board The nominations are open for the 2015-2016 club officers and board members: President - Vice President - Secretary - Treasurer and five Board members. If you would like to nominate someone or if you would like to volunteer for one on these positions contact Joyce Luker at (904)794-5666. Election and installation of Board will be at the November Meeting.
Nominations for Officers and Board for the 2015-2016 club officers and board members on the ballot are: President - Matt Morse; Vice President - Russ Luker; Secretary - Joyce Luker; Treasurer - Ruth Jordan; Board Members (Vote for 5) - Carmine Algeria, Kevin Baptiste, Becky Howell, Rick Mackey, Mike Ruff, Stephen Strickland, Chip Whitfield, Angie Ashton, James Gill, Justin Howell, Robert Olsen, Jason Schofield and Kevin Thomas. If you would like to nominate someone or if you would like to volunteer for one on these positions write-in nominations will be accepted from the floor. The person nominated must be present and willing to accept the position.
Next Months Meeting: Christmas Party - Saturday, December 12th at the St. Augustine Shrine Club, 250 1st St. What a deal; great food, gifts for the kids, “basket of cheer” and great raffle!! Santa and Mrs. Claus will be there. Come have fun with us!! Social at 5:00, Dinner 6:00, and Santa around 7:00. Additional information and Sign-up sheets will be available at the November meeting for the name, age & sex of the children (12 and under), the number attending and what dish or dessert you will bring.
Membership Info: All memberships are due. Membership year is June 1st thru May 31st. Dues are $50.00. A membership includes a spouse or “significant other” and their dependent(s) under 19 years old. IMPORTANT: Because we had no general meeting in July, the Board agreed to extend the membership grace period thru the August 18th meeting. After August 18th any fish caught before or after that date will not count if your dues are not paid.