TCDXA MEETING  MINUTES

Monday, January 21, 2008

Sunshine Factory Restaurant

 

The meeting was called to order at 6:40 pm by our President, Mike, NODK.

 

In Attendance                          30 Members  Wow!

 

Old Business                            None

 

New Business

 

Larry, WPR, gave a report on guidelines for field checking cards.

Mike, KBUD, brought us up to date on the status of plans for the W0DXCC convention in Rochester in August.  KMD was unable to make it, due to a last minute snag in his schedule.

Mike, NODK, talked about plans for programs, current and future. 

Jim, KJUH, took a look at the club budget for 2008, and talked about future DX donations, income and expenses.

The TCDXA will continue to sponsor an award for the MWA QSO party in February.  The $75 expense was approved by the members. 

Tom, NZK, presented the new line of TCDXA wearing apparel.  Orders will be taken.

 

Health & Welfare                    Don Birks, WOOF, SK

 

Door Prize Drawings              Tom, K3WT, $40

Rod, WBCA, $40

Club Treasury, $36

 

The meeting was adjourned at 7:20 pm.

 

Program                                  The BS7H operation in May, 2007

 

The BS7H video was another classic piece of photography shot by James Brooks, 9V1YC.   It was a close look at what the group went through to put this rare DX entity on the air.  It was an excellent program.  Thank you President Mike, for providing the video.

 

This month, Tom, KYR, Mankato, and Bob, WEK, Albany, get the long distance award for making the drive on a cold and snowy night in January.

 

And we cant forget two of our Super Senior members who turned out for the meeting.

Dick, WTRF, and Charlie, WHW.  It was nice to see you guys!

 

73, Jim, KJUH

Secretary-Treasurer