Friends of Green Castle

December 23rd, 2013

The club would like to hear from anyone who has ever done anything out at the airport.  The following is a link to a quick survey.  Please help us by filling it out and passing it along to others who have been or are at Green Castle.

If you have any questions or issues please email Ryan Story at r s t o r y 1 @ g m a i l . c o m (Remove the spaces. This is for spam control.)

Take the survey.

The direct web address to the survey is http://goo.gl/g6T9hE

Please share it with others.

Thanks,

Green Castle Aero Club Board of Directors

MINUTES of the February 18, 2015 Board of Directors Meeting

March 5th, 2015

The meeting was called to order by President Tim Scheer at 6:30 PM.

OTHER BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Randy Stannard, Bob Dunn and CFII Ryan Story.

MEMBERS PRESENT: Don Nelson, Mike Mango, CFII Terry Koehn, Chris Lenz, Brett Lenz, Trey Castillo, Jim Beeghly, and Em Norden.

The Minutes of the February 11, 2014 Board of Directors meeting were read by Tim. Bob moved with second by Randy that the minutes be approved as read. Vote taken; Motion carried.

OLD BUSINESS:

  1. Treasurer’s Report: Randy gave a report on our financial status.
  2. Airplanes: They haven’t been flying, so no changes. Too cold!!
  3. No new members.
  4. Lawn mower shopping is still on hold.
  5. A reminder. Ground School starts 3/3, with about five signed up already.

NEW BUSINESS:

  1. We have been contacted by another student regarding lessons.
  2. Mike would like to have some breakfast activities this year again. He would like us to attend some of the evening fly-ins, such as Independence and Vinton. It would get our name out.
  3. There was a general discussion of the pros and cons of a multi tiered membership program.

Bob moved with second by Randy to adjourn the meeting. Meeting adjourned at 6:59 PM.

Private/Sport Pilot Ground School Starts March 3rd!

February 23rd, 2015

The spring private/sport pilot ground school will begin on Tuesday, March 3rd. The cost is $100 and the class is from 6-9pm every Tuesday for 10 weeks.

See the ground school link on the right fro more information!

MINUTES of the February 11, 2015 Board of Directors Meeting

February 19th, 2015

The meeting was called to order by President Tim Scheer at 6:35 PM.

OTHER BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Rick Treiber, Randy Stannard, Calvin Colony, and Karo Stigler

MEMBERS PRESENT: Don Nelson, Mike Mango, CFII Terry Koehn, Chris Lenz, Kent Johnson, Dave White, and Mark Eads

The Minutes of the February 4, 2015 Board of Directors meeting was read by Karo. There was a second by Rick and a motion by Randy that the minutes be approved as read (seriously, that’s how it was). Vote taken; Motion carried.

OLD and NEW BUSINESS:

1. Treasurer’s Report: Randy gave a report on our financial status.

2. Airplanes: The general status of the airplanes was discussed.

3. Terry hasn’t found a lawnmower yet, but there’s still time.

4. Ground School. The spring session will commence Tuesday, March 3, 2015.

5. No new members this week.

6. Assessments are still coming in; 80 out 100 have paid.

Randy moved with second by Rick that we adjourn. Vote taken; Motion carried. Adjourned at 6:47 PM.

MINUTES of the February 4, 2015 Board of Directors Meeting

February 12th, 2015

The meeting was called to order by President Tim Scheer at 6:42 PM.

OTHER BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Bob Dunn, Rick Treiber, Randy Stannard, Calvin Colony, CFII Ryan Story, and Karo Stigler

MEMBERS PRESENT: Don Nelson, Mike Mango, CFII Terry Koehn, Trey Castillo, Brett Lenz, Chris Lenz, Jim Beeghly, Mark Elbert, and Mark Eads

The Minutes of the January 28, 2015 Board of Directors meeting was read by Mark Eads. Bob moved with second by Randy that the minutes be approved as read. Vote taken; Motion carried.

OLD and NEW BUSINESS:

1. Treasurer’s Report: Randy gave a report on our financial status.

2. Airplanes: The general status of the airplanes was discussed.

3. Terry hasn’t found a lawnmower yet, but there’s still time.

4. Ground School. Ryan has yet to set a date for the next session of ground school to start, but will soon. Discussion was held re whether we should start charging attendees to attend ground school, or if we should leave it as it was last session and not charge. Karo moved with second by Bob that ground school no longer be club-sponsored; instead, the instructor will charge and collect the fees. Vote taken; Motion carried.

5. Mike Mango, Trey Castillo, and Tim Scheer will put together an engine and place it in the office for use in ground school instruction as well as for everyone to see; cool conversation piece.

Rick moved with second by Bob that we adjourn. Vote taken; Motion carried. Adjourned at 7:01 PM.

 

MINUTES of the January 28, 2015 Board of Directors Meeting

February 5th, 2015

The meeting was called to order by President Tim Scheer at 6:30 PM.

OTHER BOARD MEMBERS PRESENT: Rick Treiber, Randy Stannard, Calvin Colony, CFII Ryan Story, and Karo Stigler

MEMBERS PRESENT: Don Nelson, Mike Mango, CFII Terry Koehn, Trey Castillo, Dave White, Brett Lenz, Chris Lenz, Merlin Weissheier, and Jim Beeghly

The Minutes of the January 14 and 21, 2015 Board of Directors meetings were read by Karo. Rick moved with second by Randy that the minutes of both meetings be approved as read. Vote taken; Motion carried.

OLD and NEW BUSINESS:

1. Treasurer’s Report: Randy gave a report on our financial status.

2. Airplanes: The general status of the airplanes was discussed.

3. New member and student pilot: Tyler Finchum. Welcome, Tyler.

4. New scholarship student Trey Castillo is flying and has 3.25 hours up already. He’s anxious to fly more, but the weather isn’t cooperating.

5. Discussion was held re a new lawnmower. Karo moved with second by Rick that Terry be given approval to look for, and if he finds one he thinks is acceptable, to purchase it on behalf of the club. Vote taken; Motion granted.

6. Ryan submitted several “proposed structures” (different types of memberships with individual dues/use amounts per plan). Discussion was held. Ryan moved with second by Karo that we table this item until it can be heard in an executive board session. Vote taken; Motion carried.

7. Tim Scheer, Ryan Story, Scott Pearson, and Mike Mango attended the Cedar Rapids EAA chapter meeting that was advertised as a meeting to discuss flying clubs.

Rick moved with second by Randy that we adjourn. Vote taken; Motion carried. Adjourned at 7:06 PM.