LVKCC Minutes – May 14, 2020
Virtual Meeting (via Zoom)
Executive Committee Meeting
Executive Committee Members Present:
President – Pat Beltz Vice President – Skip Moyer
Recording Secretary – Tracy Lenoir Treasurer – Dave Dawson
Webmaster – Dan Rempp
Members at Large – Sheldon Linn & Gery Kirkner
Education Instructor Coordinator – Scott Douglas
Linda A. Martin
Pat Beltz called the executive committee meeting to order at 7:40 pm.
A motion was made to accept the March general membership meeting minutes as posted on the club website.
MP – Sheldon Linn MS – Dave Dawson P – Majority O – None
Dave Dawson presented the LVKCC March and April Financial Reports.
March Account Balances:
Checking Account: $10,632.03
Savings Account: $14,293.59
PayPal Account: $571.00
Total All Accounts: $25,496.62
April Account Balances:
Checking Account: $8,238.07
Savings Account: $14,293.59
PayPal Account: $590.12
Total All Accounts: $23,121.78
The April expenses were the payment to Lafayette for the pool rental, spring trip deposit refunds, and long boat rolling clinic refunds.
A motion was made to accept the March and April Financial Reports.
MP – Linda A. Martin MS –Gery Kirkner P – Majority O – None
There was nothing new to report.
Paula Rempp reported that three new individuals have joined the club.
Scott Douglas reported that the Moving Water class still has three pool sessions to make up. The classes will be held on a lake. The classes will not be rescheduled until it is safe to do so.
Linda A. Martin will look into different pool possibilities for next winter.
Series or Special Events
Sea Kayak Trip – Barnegat Bay
The sea kayaking trip is scheduled for Barnegat Bay has been rescheduled for October 16-19, 2020.
Larry March Slalom
The Larry March Slalom is currently on hold until permits are issued. There are currently no races scheduled in the Penn Cup Slalom Series.
Allagash Trip 2021
Scott Douglas is planning a weeklong canoe camping trip in the Allagash Wilderness Waterway during the summer of 2021.
Club Paddling Challenge
The idea of a Club Paddling Challenge was discussed. Members would be encouraged to submit photos, gps coordinates, etc. of their paddling activities on the club facebook page. Please note: the club does not recommend paddling alone. Please comply with the social distancing recommendations.
June Meeting/ Swap Meet
The June Meeting is cancelled. The June Swap meet is postponed until further notice.
August – Expedition Trip – Thousand Islands – August 21-24, 2020
September – Potluck at the Lehigh Nature Center – Sept. 3, 2020 Paddle the Ledges
September – Larry March Slalom Race – September 11,12,13 2020
October – Wildlands Conservancy – October 1, 2020 Guest speaker
November – Wildlands Conservancy –November 5, 2020 Guest speaker, Nominations
December – Holiday Party – Nominations and Voting of Officers
Lil Lehigh – Allentown Park – Hans Wagner, Eric Schweitzer
Program Committee – Linda A. Martin
Hospitality Committee – Joanne Novak, Paula Rempp, Bob Brunda
Pool Class/Paypal – Dan Rempp, Skip Moyer, Dave Dawson, Cie Stroud, Bob Novak
FEW Dam – Scott Douglas, Skip Moyer
Survey for Social Events – Bob Novak
Policy Committee – Dave Dawson, Pat Beltz
Trip/Calendar of Events Committee – Gery Kirkner
Club members are welcome to join the committees. If interested, contact a member of the committee.
Any member that feels a new committee should be formed can contact any member of the executive board. It will be discussed at the next club meeting.
A motion was made to adjourn the meeting.
MP – Gery Kirkner MS – Linda A. Martin P – Majority O – None
The meeting was adjourned at 8:15 pm.
Respectfully submitted: Tracy Lenoir – Recording Secretary