Reviewed information concerning Toy Auction and Show. Discussed Picnic location and possible date. Confirmed Lawn and Garden Pull for June Show. Shared information concerning possible lead on a sled. Decided to gather more information.
Confirmed Picnic date of Aug.21 at Mt. Tabor Park , Rocky Ridge, MD. Reviewed how great Toy Auction and Show was. Praises were shared about how hard the Rabbit Raisers 4H club worked. 2023 dates are Feb. 11 & 12. It was decided to use the Washington County Sled for our pulls if promoters could be found. Several club members volunteered to check with some promoters. The pulling rules were reviewed and the rules for 2022 are posted on the webpage. The club decided to sponsor hats for the winning team at the state Ag Mechanics Contest, Apr.2 in Westminster, MD.
At this time there are no promoters interested in having a CMATC Sanctioned Pull. Therefore, the club decided to use the same sled as last year for the CMATC Show June 10,11,12. Based on this information the speed in the pulling rules for 2022 were amended. Discussed contacting promoters earlier in 2023. It was suggested that pullers participate with the Washington County Tractor Club at their pulls this year.
Discussed tasks needed to be accomplished for upcoming June Show .
Discussed preparations for our upcoming show. Set-up of tents and vendor and gas engines spaces will be Tuesday June 7th at 6 pm. Reviewed upcoming shows. Voted to cancel June meeting.
Voted at May meeting to skip this meeting. See you at our Annual Picnic, Mt. Tabor Park Aug. 21st at 1 pm. Bring a side dish and dessert to share.
The June Tractor Show report was read and copies were available to anyone who wanted it.It was decided not to display at the Frederick Fair based on past experiences with the equipment. There was no interest in having a banquet this year. Anyone interested in running fo an office please contact Pat Herbst. Decided to support Frederick Fair Cake Auction and Brunswick Community Show Cake Auction.
Meeting was one week earlier due to fair. Reviewed past and upcoming events. Decided to support MDIHCC cake auction for John Barnes by purchasing an item. Donated to MDFFA Foundation. Finalize the slate of officers for the vote at the October meeting.