April 2022 Newsletter.

•   WELCOME MEMBERS AND GUESTS.

     -  Meeting was called to order at 10:10 am by Steve M. - President.
     -  Woody led the Pledge of Allegiance.
     -  Steve M. welcomed new member – Alex R., Bob G.’s guest.

•   READING / ACCEPTANCE OF PRIOR MONTH'S MINUTES

     -  Cheryl B. read the prior month’s minutes, Mike B. made the motion to accept the minutes as written and Lou P. 2nd it.  All members present agreed to accept the minutes as written.

•   TREASURER REPORT.

     -  Cheryl B. read the treasurers report, Steve K. made the motion to accept and Mike B. 2nd it.  All members present agreed to accept the report.

•   OLD BUSINESS.

     -  A motion was made to accept the proposed outing of Metal Detecting at Long Point on October 22nd.  Lou P. made the motion to accept and Steve K 2nd it.  All members present agreed to accept the motion.
     -  Steve K. made a motion to forego an April Outing, Bob G. accepted it.  All members present agreed to accept the motion.
     -  Mike B. rented the Pavillion for the December Meeting / Christmas Party.
     -  Bob G. said the Peace River Fossil Hunting was a success.  It was a beautiful day, the water was warm and they were able to find bones, shark teeth and several other artifacts.

•   NEW BUSINESS.

     -  Steve M. proposed that we have an outing that is a Family Affair, it doesn’t have to be prospecting or metal detecting, to be discussed at the next meeting.
     -  The next meeting is on Saturday, May 14th at Warren Park, 3406 Warren Park Road, Belle Isle, FL 32812 at 10 am.
     -  The May trip is Prospecting at Lucky Strike May 26th through May 30th (Club outing) and May 31st through June 5th for any one who wants to stay the second week.  Lucky Strike Campground is located at 251 Lucky Strike Drive, Marion, NC 28752.
     -  Orange Library Demo, still in the works.  To be held in West Orange County, maybe in the fall.

•   RAFFLES & DRAWINGS

     -  50/50 drawing was won by Steve K.  Gold drawing was won by Mike B.

     -  Meeting was closed by M. at 10:45 am.