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GREATER PHOENIX POND SOCIETY
December 13, 2014
The December 2014 GPPS meeting was held on Saturday at the home of Pet & Richard Smith in Chandler.
The meeting was called to order at 11:20 by President Dave Nelson.
Introduced Meeting Hosts: Pet Smith
Pond Club business or updates:
Host pond info: Pet has a pond in the back and a small one in the front yard. She had them built by different people.
Pond liners were discussed regarding how to expand them without leaks.
Raffle was one by Julie Riley.
" President, Dave Nelson: Dave told the group how much he enjoyed being president of the club. He asked that people step up to the plate and help the new officers with their duties.
" 2015 GPPS Election: President Don Shaw, Vice President Jon Dean, Secretary Sue Beard, Treasurer Ed Tunstall, Program Coordinator Rita Karsten, Newsletter Editor EJ Brooks, Librarian Jeff Karsten and Webmaster Dennis Beard.
" Vice President, Rita Karsten: She introduced the new Vice President Jon Dean.
" Treasurer, Ed Tunstall: $4405.99. He thanked Dave Nelson for his hard work as President and gave him a card from the club.
" Secretary, Sue Beard: Nothing new at this time.
" Events Coordinator, Kristy Jolly: Nothing new at this time.
" Newsletter Editors, Fern was not here and Gloria has had to quit attending the club due to illness. EJ Brooks will be taking over the position.
" Librarian, Gary Ures: Came to meeting and turned the library over to Jeff Karsten.
" Webmaster, Dennis Beard: Most corrections have been made. He will work with new officers to get them listed on the website.
" Dave asked that a group of people volunteer to help pond owners who are ill or in need of someone to temporarily take care of their ponds.
Meeting was closed by Dave at 11:55 for the group to have its annual potluck.
Next meeting: will be January 10th, 2015 at Julie Riley's.
Respectfully submitted: Sue Beard
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