November 2018 Meeting Minutes

The November meeting of the North Dallas RC Club occurred on November 28th at the Frisco Public
Library. Patrick McNamara acting for President Greg Pulcini called the meeting to order at 7:00 PM.
A motion was made, and seconded, to approve the October meeting minutes as published. Approval
passed unanimously, by voice vote.
VISITORS — None
PRESIDENT’S REPORT — Greg Pulcini:
Greg was not present.
VICE PRESIDENT’S REPORT — Patrick McNamara:
No Report
SECRETARY’S REPORT — Billy Slater:
No Report
TREASURER’S REPORT — Dave Cotton:
Dave reported the financial condition of the club.
A motion was made, and seconded, to approve the financial report as presented by Dave Cotton.
Approval passed unanimously, by voice vote.
MEMBERSHIP REPORT – Bruce Lakatos:
Bruce reported 156 members as of the November meeting.
FIELD REPORT — Rodney Mcentire:
Rodney was not present.
Other members reported that the new pilot safety fence has been installed. Thanks to Wayne Galligan
who lead the project and the volunteers who assisted with this project.
Bruce Lakatos reported that one more table has been carpeted.
Art Wagner reported that a new windsock is being put up.
Wayne Galligan who lead the effort on the new pilot safety fence contributed $150 of the approved
cost back to the club. This is a makes it an “at cost” project for his company. THANKS Wayne.

SAFETY REPORT — Gerry Bishop:

Gerry was not present.
Patrick reminded all about the handling and dangers of LiPo batteries.
SOUND REPORT – Billy Slater:
No report
TRAINING – Dave Schaefer:
Dave reports nothing new.
RAFFLE –Olga Lawson-Andrews :
A soldering kit and a set of extended screw drivers were awarded at the meeting.
A PT-17 ARF from Horizon is to be awarded as the quarterly raffle prize at the December meeting.
CD REPORTS and EVENTS:
The Veterans day event was a success and was well received by all.
OLD BUSINESS:
None
NEW BUSINESS:
The Christmas Party will be held at the December meeting.
A motion was made and seconded for the club to buy meat for the Christmas Party. Approval passed
unanimously, by voice vote.
The individuals listed below have their names in nomination for a vote at the December meeting
Officer Nominations
President: Dave Schaefer
Vice President: Patrick McNamara
Treasurer: Dave Cotton
Secretary: Billy Slater
Field Coordinator: Rodney Mcentire
Webmaster: Scott Hazard
Appointed Positions

Membership: Bruce Lakatos
Safety: Charles Shafer
Sound: Billy Slater
Training: Open
Business portion of meeting closed at approximately 7:40 PM
SHOW AND TELL:
Dave Shafer brought his 46 year old glider and reminded us that a Glider Day will be held at the field
Monday, March 18, 2019.
Presentation:
No presentation.