Meetings Notes

August 18, 2015 Meeting Notes

The meeting was called to order by Great Plains Woodturners Club president, Rob Otte. Minutes of the June 16, 2015, meeting were approved as printed via club website.

Visitor Rod Termaat was introduced.

Club treasurer, Theo Alles, reported a current treasury balance of $5,467.25 after all submitted bills surrounding the demonstrations […]

Meeting Notes July 21, 2015

Because of the extensive involvement and efforts of many club members in the Jimmy Clewes demonstrations and hands-on workshops that were held earlier this month, we had no formal meeting on the regular July 21st meeting night. Members were notified several days in advance of this change and, for […]

June 16, 2015 Meeting Notes

After a potluck dinner held at the enclosed shelter in Lincoln’s Antelope Park and enjoyed by thirty six members and guests, the meeting was called to order by president, Rob Otte. Because this was the club’s annual picnic meeting, no minutes or treasurer’s report were requested.

Three visitors were introduced.

The […]

May 19, 2015 Meeting Notes

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

One visitor was introduced: Dave Van Horn.

Minutes of the April 21, 2015 meeting were approved as published.

Club treasurer, Theo Alles, reported a bank balance of $10,171.32 as of 4/30/2015.

Rob and Elmer Miller informed members that the Jimmy Clewes presentation on […]

April 21, 2015 Meeting Notes

The meeting was called to order by president, Rob Otte, who reminded members to sign a club liability release form if they had not done so already.

Three visitors were introduced: Kirk Habeck, Roger Binder and Tim Major.

Minutes of the March 17, 2015 meeting were approved.

Club treasurer, Theo Alles, reported […]

March 17, 2015 Meeting Notes

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

Prior to the meeting and continuing into, Rob asked members to sign a release form that protects the Great Plains Woodturners club, as well as Sam Boon as provider of the place where our monthly meetings are held, […]

February 17, 2015 Meeting Notes

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

Moved that the minutes of last month’s meeting being approved. Motion made, seconded and passed.

Rob welcomed the six visitors present and had them introduce themselves (Dana, Dave, Dennis, Martin, Myron and Taylor).

The Tip of the Night was provided by […]

January 20, 2015 Meeting Notes

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

Rob welcomed the four visitors present and had them introduce themselves.

Theo Alles reported a treasury balance of $4237.09. He mentioned that club dues should be paid at the March 2015 meeting, but that he would accept them any time […]

December 18, 2014 Meeting Notes

The meeting was held at the home of our club president, Rob Otte. He and his wife, Carolyn, hosted this annual festive occasion when members bring food and drink to be shared as well as an assortment of turned items that may likely become Christmas or Hanukkah gifts for […]

November 18, 2014 Meeting Notes

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

Guest Bruce Cline was welcomed and introduced.

Rob’s Tip of the Month pertained to extenders he had purchased to provide more space near the head and tail stocks of his lathe when using a Beall Buffing System.

Treasurer Theo Alles reported income […]