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May Meeeting Minutes

When: May 1, 2014
Where: Mi Rancho, Washington Road, Augusta
Who: Larry & Rita Garner, David Adcock, Kurt Breitinger, Dennis Mason, Stacy Timmerman, Rudy & Patti Wilmoth, Dave Winkler, Sue and Dave Woomer, Mark & Linda Hoelper, Trudy & Hal Scott, Jon Daudelin (new Member), Joey Lane (new member), Ryan Daudelin (guest and son of Jon)

Treasurer’s Report: April 1 – April 30, 2014 Balance on hand: 917.92


  • Introduction of new members Jon Daudelin and Joey Lane

Old Business:

  • Name Tags – Thanks Dennis for printing out the name tags. For those that were not at the meeting, please see Dennis and the next meeting for your name tag. PLEASE remember to bring it with you to each meeting. We are getting so many new members it is difficult to keep up with everyone. What a great problem to have!!
  • Miata event at Gerald Jones Mazda – Stacy updated on the event scheduled for May 17. Festivities will begin at 10:00 with the history of the Miata. Larry will call in on the C&C Automotive show that Saturday and announce the event. The coordinator of the event would like a headcount. If you plan to go, please let Stacy know ASAP.
  • Tech Day – Scheduled for May 3 at the Garage Mahal and hosted by Kurt Breitinger.
  • The next meeting will be on June 5 coordinated by the John and Jackie Nicholls. Location: Antonio’ s Italian Eatery in North Augusta. At this meeting we will discuss plans for the remainder of the year. Please consider when and where you could like to coordinate a meeting.

New Business:

  • July meeting – The meeting date would be on July 3rd and that is the date of the Fireworks at Ft. Gordon. Rudy and Patti will coordinate a drive tout to see the fireworks. This will take the place of our regular meeting. Details will follow.

Below are the dates that remain open and need a coordinator:
Dinner meetings – August 7, September 4, October 2, November 6
Breakfast gathering – September 20, October 18, November 15
December – Christmas Party

Additional Miata Events:
June 5-8 Zoomin’ in the Mountains of East TN
June 7 Panic Motorsports visit?? Need follow up from John Haff

For more detail on meetings and meals, please consult the club calendar – http://www.mastersmiataclub.com/calendar/.

Some Random Tech Day Pictures

This was my first Tech Day as a member, and I loved every minute. Although I didn’t have anything I really needed to do, John, Stacey, Brian, and Dave all took advantage of the amazing facilities and combined knowledge for their projects. Just being around other gear-heads and car lovers made for a perfect day. I’m actually a little sad thinking it’s going to be another year before this event rolls around again.

Thanks for the additional photos, Larry!


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