Chouteau Minutes – 2018, NOV

Chouteau Grotto Monthly Minutes

November 7, 2018

President: Dave Seidel         Vice President: Rita Worden        Treasurer: Kevin Feltz (absent)          Secretary:  BJ Seidel (absent)

Members present:  Martin Carmichael, Sandra Galloway, David Webster, Jim Huckins, Mike Morgan, Mag Matlock, Carlos Cunha, Shannon Zaloz

Call to order: 7:20 pm

Officer’s Reports:

  • Secretary’s report:  October minutes approved
  • Treasurer’s report: None
  • MSS Director’s report:  next meeting January 26, 2019
  • Quartermaster:  Helmet’s returned for Caving at Fall Cookout – Banner Repair looked good at Cookout – Huckins donated Helmet to Grotto

Old business:

  • Chouteau Grotto Fall Cookout was great – around 20 in attendance with being 5 PEG Members – Wayfarer Pit Cleanout – great workout attendance & seven members caved Bruce Cave afterwards
  • Oct – Carlos discussed Butler Hollow Gating event and discovery of a deep pit
  • Oct – Rita helped map Three Forks Cave in Oklahoma

New Business:

  • December 5th Meeting/Christmas Party at Lake Caroline Clubhouse – 6:00 PM Potluck Dinner/ Meeting After  (7817 N Chesley Dr, Columbia, MO)
  • Continuation of Wayfarer Cleanout after Holidays
  • Winter Time Ridge Walking Trip
  • Huckins Question: What happened to RB park grotto membership attendees? Not Known – one person came once?


Meeting adjourned: 8:12 pm



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