The 632th meeting of the Hope Rod and Gun Club was called to order at 7:00 PM by President Tom Downs. There were 22 members present.
Secretaries Report: Secretary Miller read the 631st September 11th meeting written by Mark Birrenkott, they were approved as read.
New Members: The following new member was approved for membership Mike Meyers.
Members Director: Membership reported no changes in numbers 300 members and 32 on the waiting list.
Building and Grounds: President Downs reported that Wil-Kil was at the club house and results have been noted. He also that the rifle range upgrade is anticipated to be completed this Fall to early Winter.
Trap League: President Downs reported the Fall League on Wednesdays has been going good.
Hunting and Fishing: Russ reported Mendota is at 70F. Gills can be found on weed lines at 20’. Small Mouth doing good and a few Walleyes on minnows. Shore fisherman reporting Gill on Monona Bay. Waubesa is producing Gils and Perch by Greenie and Hog Island. Keagonsa Gils and Perch also.
Don’t Forget to sign up for the Deer Gun and Bow contest. Also the pheasant contest.
Old Business: None
New Business: President reported that the Holiday Party will be December 4th. With a potluck. Jessica Wagner will be getting gifts stay tuned for more information details.
Tom read a Thank You card from Walt Christiansen for the Memorial for his wife. A card and Memorial was sent to Billy Weiner for the passing of his Mother.
Calendar of Events:
Dec. 4th Holiday Party Meeting.
50/50 Winner: Stan Nichols won the 50/50 and donated it to the Fishing contest.
NEXT MEETING: September 11th at the Club…………AT THE CLUB
A motion to adjourn was made at 7:31PM by Frank W. and seconded by Randy V., the motion passed on a voice vote.
Respectfully Submitted: Scott Miller