CRCM Meeting Report for July 5th, 2013

Meeting opened at 7:30 pm

Vice President Fred Cedarholm presided over the meeting in place of President Marcellino.

Attendance: (15) members & (0) guests


  1. Fred Cedarholm mentioned Al’s Hobbyshop has new summer Store closes at 6 pm on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.

Minutes of June 7th Meeting: Read by Mike Celli and accepted.

Treasury Report: Treasurer not present, no treasury report given.

Committee Reports:

Fred Cedarholm – Spoke briefly regarding the scale fly­in scheduled for September 15th. Landing fee is $10.

Jim Thompson – Electric fly­in was not as well attended this year possibly due to weather or late start time. (13) pilots attended. Andy Petlak provided great food. Event was cut short due to lightning.

Ray Donati – Big Bird Fly­in / Picnic scheduled for August 4th. Landing fee is $10. There will be a raffle such that the winner is reimbursed for the $10 landing fee.

Old Business:

  1. Reminder that the silent auction for Carl Barshop’s equipment will be Saturday, July 13th, 9 am to Noon at Carl’s residence (2317 Weathersfield Way, Schaumburg, IL). Event is cash only. Individuals may write down their bid and phone number if they are not able to stay until Noon. Winners not present at Noon will be notified by phone.

New Business:

  1. Al Brose brought up an issue with the flight stands being too close together and are also too close to the flight line. It was recommended that the flight stands be staggered or lined up diagonally for safety. Board to discuss further.

Entertainment: None. Tips and Tricks: None. Model of the Month: None.

Raffle Winners: No raffle held.

Meeting adjourned at 8:00.