3/28/2018 USRA Meeting

USRA BOARD MEETING

MARCH 28, 2018

THE PATIO, LOMBARD IL

Meeting called to order at 6:17pm by President Karl

Members present: Karl S, Bill E, Kyle S, Dave B

Treasurers report was given with totals, (see posted notes in private FB group if specific monetary amounts are needed).

A number of membership registrations came in through paypal. Treasurer received check from Friends of NRA and it will be deposited. Armed Citizens Defense Network sent a box of book and discount coupons to be handed out to students.

Secretary report: Minutes of last meeting posted on website

Promotions. Chili on April 7th Intro to Defensive Handgun. Currently 6 signed up. Need to push this as only 1 week out. June 23rd Tac Carbine has 3 currently signed up. No one signed up for other classes yet.

Instructor training: No report

OLD BUSINESS

NRA grant: Check received for dueling tree and given to treasurer. Dueling tree ordered from Action Target by Pres Karl. Ammo will be on the way from NRA.

Class schedule: Chillicothe  4/7 handgun 1, 5/5 handgun 2, 6/23 Carbine 1, 9/22 Carbine 2. ASC is a no go for holding classes. Discussion was held about dates for a handgun 1class in June and instructor development in August at Pontiac. Karl will get dates from Terry.

No news on availability of Osage for bootcamp.

Reminder that the YHEC at Richmond Hunt Club is June 8th. Anyone available to help is appreciated.

Defensive shotgun: waiting on write up

Website: No change

IGOLD is coming up on April 25. We need everyone to attend! Tell your friends.

NEW BUSINESS

HAM radio class at bootcamp is being discussed. Ed is looking into the MO ham group to see if they would put on a class. Dave stated that there is a class in Wilmington IL in August.

Kyle (Gumby) is moving out of IL-annoy next month to TX. We wished him well and will miss him.

MEETING ADJOURNED @ 6:59pm

RESPECFULLY SUBMITTED

DAVE BLASKEY

SECRETARY PRO TEM