Meeting Minutes January 2024

Meeting Minutes January 2024

The photo above shows Colorado River Walker Doug E. at the Best of the Heights walk in San Antonio on January 6th. Photo courtesy of Martin Callahan.

Meeting Minutes

Colorado River Walkers

01/14/2024

President Carol O. called the meeting to order at 3:08 pm at the Central Market upstairs dining area. There were 8 members present.

MINUTES: The 12/10/2023 meeting minutes were previously sent by e-mail and not read. The minutes were approved as sent.

TREASURER’S REPORT:  Terry S. sent a full written report for the month ending 12/31/2023.  The ending balance was $2445.00.

YRE REPORT: DECEMBER

Austin Historical – 7w

Lady Bird Lake – 1w

Georgetown – 1w

Belton – 0w

Fairview Park – 1w

Brushy Creek – 0w/0bike

Pflugerville – 3w

Salado – 0w

Round Rock – 3w

Total = 16 walkers x $3, Donation $7 = $55

Total YREs walked in 2023 = 305; total for 2022 = 246; total for 2021 = 411.

YREs can be done as a group walk on any day/time.  Please let Carol O. know if you would like to lead such a walk and she will notify members of the date/time via e-mail.

The Best Western Plus Georgetown Inn and Suites is the new location for the YRE start box in Georgetown, effective immediately.  The address is 600 San Gabriel Village Blvd., Georgetown, TX 78626.

OLD BUSINESS:

1. The next CRW sponsored walk, Buda, TX Old and New, will be held Saturday, February 17, 2024. A flyer has been completed and distributed.   Please let Carol O. know if you would like to volunteer to work at the walk.

NEW BUSINESS:

1. The next CRW meeting will be held at 1:00 pm on Sunday Feb. 04, 2024 in conjunction with the Buda, TX Old and New, workers walk.  After discussion, it was decided to hold both events in Buda due to several conflicts with other dates.  The workers walk meeting will start Sunday at 1:00 pm at the walk Start Point at 1019 Main St, Buda TX.

2.  Upcoming dates for 2024 CRW walks  are scheduled for Sept. 28th and Nov. 16th.  Please notify Carol O. if you are interested in developing a walk on either of the dates.  

3. Voting for Club officers for the coming year will take place at the May meeting.  This year Carol O, President and Mary Z, Secretary, will be relinquishing their positions. The positions are for 1 year and start on July 1st. If you would like to volunteer for either position, please submit your name.

UPCOMING EVENTS:   For more info, please see the AVA and CRW websites.

February 23-25- San Antonio – Texas Trail Roundup and IML events.

April 01, Fredericksburg Marktplaz – 3 YRE walks

April 02-07/2024 – San Antonio -National Walk Week -Various places in San Antonio.

April 08, San Antonio – Eclipse

April 10 -15 – New Mexico – New Mexico Walking Event

The meeting adjourned at 4:06 pm

Respectively submitted,

Mary Z., Secretary