Membership is open to anyone who likes to walk and wants to promote volkssporting.
Dues are $7.00 per year for single, or $14.00 per year for a family membership.
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Jill Simmons
304 Creekview Court
Vacaville CA 94688


Next neeting:
November 4, 2019

1st Monday each month (Except February)
7:00 pm.

Meetings are held in the cafeteria conference room
Vaca Valley Hospital,
1000 Nut Tree Rd

OFFICERS, 2017-2019

Linda Haviland, President

Steve Dmytriw, Vice President,

Jill Simmons, Treasurer

Philip Braverman, Secretary


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DATE: October 7, 2019

PLACE: Cafeteria conference room, Vaca Valley Hospital, 1000 Nut Tree Rd

I. Call to order

a. a) The meeting was called to order at 7 PM on October 7, 2019 by Vice President Steve Dmytriw. We had a guest - Jim Stevenson, a returning member.
II. Approval of minutes from last meeting
a. No meeting for September 2019. The August 5, 2019 minutes were approved as posted on the Vaca Valley website.
III Treasurer Report
a. a) The balance for August at the beginning of the month was $ 2330.32. The balance at the end of August was $ 2285.57. The balance at the Beginning of September was $2285.57. The balance at the end of September was $ 2422.57 as read by Jill Simmons. The report will be filed for audit. Most of our expenses were fees to the CVA and AVA.

a) Status of walks;
1. Skyline Wilderness Park (Napa) on September 21, 2019 was attended by 43 walkers, 37 credit and 6 free walkers. Thanks for Howard McGill for running this walk.
2. Other walks – Benicia had a turnout of 37 walkers due to friendship walk. The is our YRE for Benicia. The Benicia State Park YRE had one walker – Tim Jenkins.
2020 Traditional Walks
1. Flyway – Mare Island February 8, 9 2020 – Howard McGill
Rosie the Riveter – May 9, 2020 (Date Change) - Wiley
Berryessa – September 26, 2020 – Steve Dymtriw There is plenty of Parking. This has gentle hills and will be an out and back walk. 10 KM. This is called the Smittle Creek Trail.
a) New member – Jim Stevenson. He was a member when the club was founded. He has come back.
b) Diggers Deli wants our start box to be antique like to fit in with restaurant decoration. Bud and Jill, in addition to Diggers Deli will look into this.
c) Jo and Jo Lagoon Valley walk will start at approximately at 9 AM. Please check the Friendship walk list for the correct time.
d) Jill, the treasurer filed IRC Form 990-N
VI. Publications and Correspondence:
a) a) 4th quarter Start Point – Trying to get more people interested in walking. There are too many activities. We must stand out.
VII. Reminders and Good of the Club:
a) The meeting was adjourned at 7:51 PM on August 5, 2019. The next meeting will be on Nov 4.

Respectfully submitted,
Phil Braverman, Secretary