July 2007

GIFFORD PARK ASSOCIATION
GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING
Thursday, July 19, 2007

Members present: Dan and Pat Miller, Mark and Glenna Preradovic, Roy and Linda Voss, Dave and Jennifer Williams, Margaret Keen, Bill Briska, Doug Tomsha, Greg Hagen, Joe Kjellander, Nick Lykins, Paul Durrenberger, Jeff McIntire, Dan Skaggs, Angeley Mullins, Jenny Morales, Jeff Jacobson, Tony Sanchez, Dave Mendiola, Warren and Christine Tejes.

Dan’s papers: Article and party invite for the DNA Director who’s leaving, Community Crisis Center newsletter, Bike Race, Aug. 5th in our neighborhood – need volunteers, Preservation magazine, email from Rebecca Hunter who has freebie plants, Bunte auction flyer.

Joe Kjellander moved and Jennifer Williams seconded a motion to approve the minutes from May 17, 2007. MOTION PASSED.

Nick Lykins made a motion to approve the minutes for June 21, 2007. Seconded by Dave Williams. MOTION PASSED.

Emmett’s Pub is sponsoring a 32 mile bike ride to Oswego on July 29th. Email Dan for more info if you have a hankering to bike to Oswego.

Treasurer’s Report: Glenna reported that GPA currently has $27,646.33 in our checking account and five CD’s at $10,000 each for a grand total of $77,646.33.

Membership: Dan says pay up!

Housewalk: Our annual housewalk which has morphed into a one day event on August 26th from 9 am to 5:30 pm, is currently seeking living, breathing docents who are interested in working the mid and day’s end shifts. Please call or e-mail Sandy Gochnour [email protected]“>[email protected] at 847-742-0916 if you would like to work one of these shifts. Why wait til the last minute? Call now! I’ll wait until you get back… Go on now… The day’s not getting any younger… Finished? You’re not lying are you? ‘Cuz I’ll just call Sandy right now to check up on you. That’s what I thought… I’ll just be right here while you finish that call…