Meeting Minutes of the
New Braunfels Photographic Society

December 8, 2015
 
The New Braunfels Photographic Society convened for its annual Christmas Party meeting on December 8, 2015, at the home of Linda Knox (thank you Linda for opening your home for us).
 
The minutes from the previous month’s meeting were approved.
 
Treasurer’s Report
  • The Treasurer’s Report was presented by Dale Wood. The club has a current bank balance of $616.62. The Treasurer’s Report was approved.
  • Homer reminded the attendees that the membership fees for 2016 are due.
Program
  • There was no program for this meeting.
Old Business
  • Nothing to report.
New Business
  • Ralph Nordenhold mentioned an opportunity for the members to participate in the annual Dinner with the Arts of the Greater New Braunfels Arts Council/New Braunfels Art League on January 24, 2016 in connection with the show of the winning art works of the competition “Art – Life’s Inspiration”. There is also an opportunity to submit photos for this competition – see the League’s website for details.
  • Homer mentioned that the club now has a new meeting place at the Senior Citizens’ Activity Center.
  • Linda demonstrated the club’s new web-site which was very well received.
Viewing Assignment Photos of the Month
  • We reviewed this month’s photos. The assignment was “Stairs”
Open Discussion
  • A member mentioned that club’s Facebook group had been used by a person who is not a member of the club to solicit business of a dubious nature.  Jørgen Høg who is in charge of the Facebook group will delete the posting in question and mentioned that the Board had decided to make the Facebook group open for anybody to become a member, also persons who are not members of the club.
 
The meeting was adjourned.
 
Respectfully submitted
Jørgen Høg, secretary.