Bend Elks #1371 RV Club Meeting Notes

RV Club Bugler April 2015

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April, 2015

Officers for the 2015 – 2016 Term
Wagon Master: Len De Groot
Treasurer: Gary Teadtke
Secretary: Marj De Groot

Meeting held on April 2nd and we had a new member, Cliff Schroeder and spouse Cathy.  Welcome. Wagonmaster Len passed out tips for summerizing your RV for the upcoming outings and Chuck Tolboe made people aware of Passport America as a campground organization with 50% discounts.  Go into Passport America’s website for more info.

The Florence outing is closed and you need to call the Elks RV park in Florence to see if space is available.  The Ennis/Eisenmans are hosting.  Prineville is June 25-28th(3 nites) and the deposit is due at the May meeting.  Hosts are Teadtkes/Murillos.  Tillamook is scheduled from July 27th-Aug.3rd at the Tillamook Elks RV park.  Cost is $20 per nite and the DeGroots/Loviks are hosting.  From Tillamook we head north on the coast to Long Beach Wa. and Andersons RV park.

Dates are Aug 3rd -Aug. 7th.  Dave Abbott is hosting with the DeGroots.  In September we are going to Westfir, Or. and staying at Caseys Riverside RV park.  We need hosts for this outing.  October has us heading to Prosser, Wa. and staying at Wine Country RV park.  Dates are Oct. 6th-10th(4 nites).  Attendees are to make their own reservations with the RV park.  The Douglas/Flemings/Greenoughs/Tolboes are hosting.  We will be wine tasting.Group name is Bend Elks.

We had 2 50/50 winners and 2 birthdays.  Next meeting is May 7th at the lodge.  Time is 11 am.  If you have questions on outings call the hosts and if you have questions on the club call wagonmaster Len De Groot.

Respectfully Submitted,

Chuck  Tolboe

RV Club - Bugler - March 2015

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March, 2015

Officers for the 2014 – 2015 Term
Wagon Master: Len De Groot
Treasurer: Gary Teadtke
Secretary: Marj De Groot

RV club met on Feb. 5th. The Carahs were guests and potential new members. Officers were nominated for the upcoming 2015-2016 year. All current officers were nominated for a second term. Voting will occur at the March meeting and nominations can be made from the floor. Here is a website that you may like for planning those nice long trips. Website is rvparking.com. Just type in the city you will be visiting and it lists all rv parks. Remember dues are due April 1st and we need an audit committee.

Outings for the upcoming year are:

Florence from May 14-17th at the Florence Elks RV park. The Ennis’ will be hosting.
June has us in Prineville at the Crook County RV park. Dates are June 25-28th and Teadtke and Murillos will be hosting.
July has us heading to Tillamook at the Elks RV park from July 27-Aug. 2nd. The DeGroots and Loviks are hosting.
August is open but wagonmaster Len DeGroot is looking at some potential parks and Long Beach, Wa, is one. Suggestions, let Len know.
Sept. has us back at Caseys RV park in Westfir, Or.. Dates are Sept. 17th-20th and the Humestons are hosting.
October has us in Prosser Wa. at Wine Country RV Park from Oct. 6-10th. The Tolboes/Douglas’/Greenoughs/Flemings are hosting. You are to call Wine Country RV park directly to make your reservations. Reservations are under Bend Elks.

Wil Robertson passed away and a memorial service was held Jan 31st. We had 3 50/50 winners and numerous birthdays.

Next meeting is March 5th at the lodge at 11am. Any questions call Len DeGroot at 541-480-3923.

Respectfully submitted

Chuck Tolboe

RV Club - Bugler - February 2015

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February, 2015

Officers for the 2014 – 2015 Term
Wagon Master: Len De Groot
Treasurer: Gary Teadtke
Secretary: Marj De Groot

Meeting was held on Jan. 8th. Diana Lovgren suggested that the co-pilot should carry an extra set of keys to avoid being locked out when the pilot disappears. Remember that election of officers is March with new officers effective April 1st. Dues are also due by April 1.

Outings for the upcoming year are as follows:

May is Florence at the Elks RV park and 15 spaces are reserved. The Ennis’ have stepped up and are hosting. Dates are May 14-17th.
June has us in Prineville at Crook County RV park. Dates are June 25-28th. We need hosts.
July sends us to the coast again in Tillamook at the Elks RV park. Dates are July 27-Aug. 2nd. Hosts are needed for Tillamook.
August is open at this point in time.
September is back to Caseys in Westfir. Dates are Sept. 17th-20th. The Humestons are hosting.
October is inviting us to Prosser, Wa. for wine tasting. Dates are Oct 6th -10th. We will be staying at Wine Country RV Park in Prosser. It is approximately 250 miles to Prosser from Bend. The Tolboes/Greenoughs/Douglas’s/and Flemings are hosting. Remember to call any of the hosts for more complete info on any of the outings.

We had 3 50/50 winners. Glenn Wrede is on the mend and Phyllis Lovik was recognized for all her work on the annual Christmas toy drive. Next meeting is Feb. 5th in the lodge at 11am.

Respectfully submitted

Chuck Tolboe