Membership Meeting – January 5, 2016

President Dave Powell called the meeting to order at 7:00 pm.

Approximately 57 people attended.


  • President: Dave Powell – no report
  • Vice President: Mike McMullen – no report
  • Secretary: Marilyn Grove, absent – Jeff Grove covering – no report
  • Treasurer: Dave LeRoy – Reports there are 6 people signed up for Hut to Hut and trip will close today unless others want to sign up tonight. Openings on Stowe and Bennington.
  • Newsletter Editor: Pete Oswald – absent – no report
  • Webmaster: Bill Stine – no report
  • Membership: Nancy Kauhl – Reports we obtained 3 new members on Craftsbury trip.
  • Nominating Chair & Past President: Dave Walborn – no report
  • Program Director: Sandy Stine – Next social January 20 at Fenicci’s of Hershey at 7:00pm. No general meeting for February but social will be held February 17 at Herby’s El Mexicano. BIG CHANGE – No program March 1 as 18 members are on trips. We will not be going to the Thai Palace for the monthly social, but instead will go to Joseph R Grundy Observatory in Lancaster with Ed Cook doing the presentation on March 16.


Nothing discussed.


Nan Reisinger, who holds the distinction of being the oldest woman to hike the entire length of the Appalachian Trail in a single season, presented the evening’s program. She gave us some interesting facts about the trail and described her experience with photos. Excellent presentation.

Respectfully submitted,
Jeoffry E Grove