- North Florida Archers meeting minutes
was called to order by Michael Chesser. The Pledge of Allegiance was
given and a moment of silence was observed for our men and women
serving at home and abroad.
Williams read the minutes from the 2/1 club meeting. Accepted as
read by membership.
Clifford provided the treasures report. Accepted as read by the
Chesser updated the club on several ongoing topics;
to Billy Loudermilk for his efforts/legwork for the Liability
Insurance. The Club side of the paperwork has been submitted for
approval to the Insurer then it can go to the City for Final
to Charlie Nelson for working with the environmental review staff
for their inspection as part of the continuing Lease process. The
club received good remarks from the inspection. Our part of the
lease is complete and pending City Approval. No ETA.
Waste Update: we are stuck with current vendor until Aug 2017. A
change is being reviewed that will provide approx. $100/month in
savings. It is cost prohibitive to get out of the contract that is
in place due to financial penalties.
issues remain ongoing. Be alert and vigilant.
members encounter any non-club members on property and they
are resistant to leaving when asked by a member, Contact the
Police to have them “escorted off premises”.
also asked Ben Butler to inspect the back fence by the public park
and report what it will take close it off.
Nelson updated the club on the Christmas Party for 2017.
for Christmas Party is Dec 21, 2017.
is $13/member - $5 gift exchange (guy/girl)
deadline is Dec 11, 2017
location in Orange Park on the river.
proposed a work day at end of March to being preparation; Saturday
workday the week of the event is TBD. Ben Butler and Steve Jordan have
already fixed the back foot bridge and cleaned up the bridge to the 3D
traditional range along with other wooden structures. Range Officer
should review trails prior to work day on March 25th to see
what/if any extra clean up may be needed (large trees, etc…).
Clifford /VP made a suggestion for an additional Novelty Shoot
that is presently called the 2-5-10 Challenge.
targets / $15 bucks for 1st round, $5 for other rounds
arrows – if you lose or break both arrows,
your shoot is over.
Bow, Any Arrow
Score for Men
Score for Women
– 5 – 10 s
discussed a Gate for the front 3D range and or to fence it for safety.
Jim made motion to fence it for safety, 2nd’d by Billy
– Ben is supposed to obtain quotes for wood fence.
was some historical discussion held regarding longbow class, wood and
carbon arrows and how we got to here.
change, if approved, would not apply to Traditional Rendezvous as
there is not enough time to communicate a change and there could
be financial impact to club from people choosing not to
shoot/attend club events.
vote was held on prior motion to change Traditional Longbow Class
for NFA organized shoots to wood arrows only. That vote failed 6
No to 5 Yes.
being no further business, a motion was made and seconded to adjourn.