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December 20, 2016

Our December meeting was held at the home of our club president, at which time several bowls were displayed as part of the Beads of Courage project for children undergoing long-term treatment at the Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha. No formal business was conducted at this gathering.

November 15, 2016 Meeting Notes

The meeting was called to order by president, Rob Otte.

Six guests were recognized and asked to introduce themselves.

Minutes of the previous meeting were approved as printed on club website.

Steve Mawson, acting on behalf of absent treasurer Theo Alles, announced a treasury balance of $6249.03 with an outstanding bill of […]

August 16, 2016 Meeting Notes

Due to the absence of club president, Rob Otte, the meeting was called to order by Mike Aalberg, club vice-president.

A motion to approve the minutes of the last meeting, as they appear on the club website, was made, seconded and passed by voice vote.

Treasurer Theo Alles reported income of […]

September 20, 2016 Meeting Notes

The meeting was called to order by president, Rob Otte.

One guest was recognized: Greg Hershberger.

The new manager of the UNL Maker Space, Jerry Rice, was introduced. Rice announced that he would like to have members provide some of their turned objects to be on display during the Make Lincoln […]

July 19, 2016 Meeting Notes

This meeting of Great Plains Woodturners was called to order by club president, Rob Otte.

Otte reminded members to sign The Club indemnity release if they have not already do so.

Six visitors were recognized.

Otte asked for approval of the June 21, 2016, meeting minutes, as printed via club website. Motion […]

June 21, 2016 Meeting Notes

This meeting of Great Plains Woodturners was our annual picnic meeting held at Antelope Park. The meeting was well-attended by both members and their guests. Great food, conversation and turned objects highlighted the occasion.

The next meeting of Great Plains Woodturners will be July 19, 2016, 7 pm, at Innovation […]

May 17, 2016 Meeting Notes

This meeting of Great Plains Woodturners was called to order by club president, Rob Otte.

Three visitors were recognized.

Otte asked for approval of the April 19, 2016, meeting minutes, as printed via club website. Approval granted by voice vote.

Club treasurer, Theo Alles, reported there have been no disbursements since the […]

March 15, 2016 Meeting Notes

This meeting of Great Plains Woodturners, held on UNL’s Innovation Campus, was called to order by club president, Rob Otte.

Otte expressed thanks to those members wearing nametags and encouraged others to do so.

Five guests were present and asked to introduce themselves.

The motion was made and seconded to approve the […]

April 19, 2016 Meeting Notes

This meeting of Great Plains Woodturners, held on UNL’s Innovation Campus, was called to order by club president, Rob Otte.

One visitor (Matt Wheeler) was recognized.

The motion was made and seconded to approve the minutes of the March 15, 2016, meeting, as printed via club website. Motion passed.

Club treasurer, Theo […]

February 16, 2016 Meeting Notes

In the absence of club president, Rob Otte, this meeting of Great Plains Woodturners was called to order by club vice-president, Mike Aalberg and held at UNL’s Innovation Campus.

Five guests were present and introduced themselves.

The motion was made and seconded to approve the minutes of the January 19, 2015, […]