JERSEY CENTRAL N-TRAK
May 12, 2018.
Called To Order: 2:48.
In Attendance: Doug, Jim, Frank, John, Dave, Mike, Bobby, Zack.
Correction to the last minutes – Dave was against the platform truck.
Treasurer's Report: 19 people paid dues.
Festival in the church. Our meeting is canceled.
July 14th Barbecue and work session. Hot dogs and bacon cheese hamburgers between 1 and 2. Also potato salad. Pumpkin pie. Blueberry custard pie. Mac and cheese. Frank will make a bin for the closet. He will also make 2 shelves. He will check with Gary about the stuff in the closet. He will talk with Erik about the show layout. We need to plan for the August Greenberg Show. We will have a BBQ. The work starts at 10:00
Motion: We will budget $75 for the party. Doug moved. Frank seconded. The vote was Unanimous.
We heard about Bill. Frank will check and get more information.
Dave and Bill will be going. Maybe Bob and Jerry also.
Worlds Greatest Hobby Show White Oaks layout :
Erik will put in for the largest layout we can get. This will be the 2nd week of January.
August 4th and 5th Atoona PA:
You get to see other clubs from all over the area with different ideas.
Do we want to invite all the clubs. Do we want t-shirts or a pin. We could pay half for the T-shirts. Frank fells we should pay for any T-shirt. We could get a tent for eating. This would give us more room for a layout. Do we want to advertise that we are running a show for the weekend? Who should we invite – Brooklyn, Southern, Connecticut, Keystone, Union? Do we want a t-track layout?
Bob will go to Frank’s house Monday and Tuesday to build modules. Other people may come also.
Somerset 4H club show:
June 10th in the 4H building. They have a nice program for the kids. We were invited. We have the basement layout that could be used for this kind of display.
June 16th invitational. If you want to run trains, you would be better off going on a Tuesday night.
Pancake Breakfast Church Fund raiser:
Fathers day not good. 300$ cost. $8 per adult. Made $200 for the church. Bacon eggs pancakes. potatoes. Make order forms. croissants. blueberry and banana pancakes. Sausage. In the past we did a buffet. We should do portion control and serve. September would be a good time. We would have it around the church service. We would not do this during the car show as they have their own food for sale. In the past we did not advertise. 2nd weekend in September. Frank will check with Gary to get his perspective. We could advertise. Now Facebook is available and we could make fliers.
We need patching plaster. Sculptamold
N scale model trains. Good group but big. Fans of all steam locos.
Motion: We will end the meeting. Jim moved. Mike seconded. The vote was Unanimous.