RIRSC 2017 Christmas
Peggy M. opened the festivities at 6:10 P.M. welcoming members and guests.
In John’s absence, Frank W. presented the Treasurer’s report and distributed copies to each table.
The fundraiser for Steve C. was successful; the goal accomplished within a few days.
Peggy M. thanked the nominating committee for presenting 4 nominees to membership; voting on new members took place; please welcome Lynn Sorensen, Anne Weinmann, Peggy Myre and Jeanne Costello to the 2018 RIRSC Board.
Don B. and Peggy M. will work on an arrangement for the potential for RIRSC members to row in Sequim; more to follow in January.
The Bent Skeg Award was presented to Paul Carter.
Patricia talked about Port Hudson and offered information as to how to get involved.
Thank you to the outgoing Board Members: John, Kristin, Kim, Karen, and Kathleen.
A call for volunteers will begin early next year; think about how you would like to help…
Save the date: June 23, 2018 – Rat Island Regatta
Ted presented a video made from footage obtained from the Wooden Boat Festival – Flash Mob and all.
Anne, Mari, Peggy, and Connie put together a slide show of their adventures in Bled, Slovenia.
The evening concluded around 7 P.M. after enjoying good food and beverages and the company of good rowers and friends.