April 10, 2016 Business Meeting
Club Business Meeting Minutes Archive

Meeting Date: April 10, 2016
Meeting Location: Bill Library, Ledyard, CT
Meeting Time: 7:30 pm

Old Business

Secretary’s Report

No Secretary’s report, she is absent. (Thank you Jonathan for taking notes for the minutes)

Treasurers Report

$5,874 in the bank


Last month we re-elected the President and Secretary. We reviewed the Goal Committee's report.

Larry’s Layout

Larry is home & is in attendance. His layout will be on the NMRA Nutmeg Div. schedule for layout tours in June.

New Hampshire Show

The show is next weekend, and we will be taking a 20’x40’ layout this year.

G Gaugers

Will be at National Train Day at New Haven Station on May 14th.

NMRA National Train Show

Jim expressed his concern about readiness and lack of commitment of members. Need commitment by May 1st to facilitate tags, and travel logistics. Talk to Jim if you have not done so already.

CT Antique Steam Show

April 30th. Amanda needs list of people who wish to attend and/or willing to drive.

New Business

MPRR Videos

There is a new video posted on our clubs page of Ted Bossert’s layout filmed by Ed. Visit the Youtube channel.

NMRA - Nutmeg’s Meeting

Will be held at the Wheeler Library in North Stonington, CT.  Layouts will be toured including Amanda & Andrews, as well as Larry’s

Connector Purchase

The club ran out of RJ12 connectors for the cab bus. A motion was approved for Stu to purchase more.

Clinic - April

The next meeting will be April’s Clinic Presentation of the BranchTRAK Modules by Jim Spavins.

Boy Scouts

There may be an opportunity to engage with the local Boy Scouts troops. They hold Round tables at Kelly Jr. High the 1st Wednesday of each month.

Respectably submitted by Michele Watrous, Secretary