SAFETY HARBOR GARDEN CLUB
(SHGC) GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING MINUTES
Call to Order: Time: 9:52am - Safety Harbor Museum
Welcome Statement: Elsa welcomed guests and thanked Sally Uhler for
taking over as Hostess chairperson.Sally passed around a sign up sheet asking members that have not signed
up to bring in food to please participate.
Secretary / Minutes:
The proposed minutes of the March
General Membership Meeting are on the SHGC website. A
motion to approve the JANUARY 2014 minutes was presented by Linda Connaughton and
seconded by Shirley Anderson. The minutes of the JANUARY 2014
General Membership Meeting were approved.
Pat Gilliland reports our current balance is $2,166.42
Geri Yerkes reports One half of the members have renewed their memberships.
REMINDER:In order to
attend the Annual Picnic your membership needs to be in good standing.
Committee Reports:Carol Zieres did a
great job as the trip coordinator for the February bus trip to ECHO farms and
MRT nursery 43 people enjoyed the trip.
Old Business: The nominating committee was able to bring in
new board members for the SHGC to vote and approve for 2014/2015.
New Business: New Board members were voted on and approved:
President- Ralph Acampora/First VP Ronald Altic/Second VP- Gerri
Yerkes/Treasurer-Pat Gilliland & Kay Broderick/Correspondence
Secretary-Barb Nelson/Recording Secretary-Linda Howard
Announcements: There will be an auction at the Annual
Picnic – Members are asked to bring in nice items to be auctioned off –
proceeds go back into the SHGC fund. Barb Nelson has agreed to take charge of this event.
Our next General Membership meeting will be held at Phillipe Park
on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 – Shelter 1 at 11:00am.
Speaker:Doris Heitzman from the Community Outreach Co
Oridinator Pinellas County
She gave an excellent
presentation on Florida Friendly Landscaping
You can contact the
Extension office to receive free of charge a wonderful