Minutes of Last Meeting

Minutes of December 10 2021 OARS Monthly Meeting

Call to Order:

Meeting was called to order at 7 PM, beginning with the Pledge of Allegiance.

The meeting was held in-person and virtual.

Meeting Minutes:

The November meeting minutes were read and accepted.

Treasurer’s Report:

Treasurer Bennett gave the treasurer’s report as follows:

OARS club current total balance is $3,150.08, which includes GMRS fund balance.

The OARS club only balance is $2,079.08.

Treasurer’s Report was accepted after motion was made and vote taken.

Reminder was given to provide membership dues for 2022 year.

Old Business:

Ron provided an update on the Parade of Lights event coordination. 60 participants initially signed up to be in the parade. The parade has not taken place in two years. Seven OARS members volunteered to provide comms support on the parade route. The review stand will not be used in the parade. Ron reviewed the suggested times for OARS members to arrive at the parade event. Reminder was given to charge our HT radio batteries. Comments were made on the weather forecast.

New Business:

Election of club Officers for year 2022. The following were nominated:

President – Jim Jennings

Vice President – John Salmiery

Director at Large – Bill Curran

Director at Large – Ron Osborne

Secretary – Dan Leon


­­Additional nominations and elections will take place at the January club meeting.

The club monthly breakfast for December was discussed. Motion was made and carried to cancel the breakfast. Next club breakfast is scheduled for Saturday January 29, 8:30 AM at the Cornucopia restaurant. Jim to contact the Cornucopia.

A 10-Meter Contest scheduled for the weekend of December 11 and 12 was announced by John Hunt.


A program was not presented.

Close of Meeting:

Meeting was adjourned at about 7:42 PM.

The next OARS monthly meeting will be held on Friday January  14, 2022, 7 PM at St. Paul’s Parish Hall, 1430 Pine Street in Oroville.

Meeting minutes submitted by Dan Leon