Ravens Roost 18 - Glen Burnie MD 

 

   

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Newsletter for July 2013 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

First Meeting: Frank Smith - sponsor Brenda White; Cindy Smith - sponsor Brenda White; Jason Green - sponsor Ron Mattis
Second meeting: Gretta Lackner, Don Jones and Kristina Haager
Third meeting: None.

Budget (Bernie White) Budget circulated to membership and approved by the Board. Bernie presented the budget and noted that the budget circulated is a "working budget" and is subject to change based on income generated throughout the year.

FAMILY DAY Paulie reported on Family Day which is on 8/10 . Current headcount is 128. All are welcome. Last year there were at least 30 adults who signed up to attend and did not show. Please be considerate, if a scheduling conflict arises, Let Paulie know if you are unable to attend by Thursday so that Tailgate committee can purchase food accordingly. Buzzy will again be handling beverages and Gayeann will be handling the games. Directions will be emailed. Address is 113 Patricia Avenue, Linthicum, MD; telephone: 410-694-0984

WINE TRIP Beth: Proposing a bus trip in the fall for a trip to a local Maryland winery. Proposed date IS 10/12 . More information will be available next month.

Charity: (Tim Llewellyn) Debbie Llewellyn is chairing the event. School is again Hilltop Elementary. 80 backpacks will be assembled for Hilltop students. Backpacks are needed by 8/14 to allow for timely distribution. A reminder that if there is a family member (child, grandchild, step-child) in need of a backpack, to advise Debbie or Tim no later than Saturday, August 3. Proposed assembly date will be on Sunday, 8/11 at 2:00 p.m. at Tim & Debbie Llewellyn's.
FUNDRAISER:Keith Johnson reported that the charity fundraiser at Bill Bateman's "Battle of the Bartenders" was a success, even though only 12 people from the Roost participated. The team of Keith Johnson and Sharon Richardson sold the most beer. The Roost won the $250 prize for the most beer sales.

Christmas Party: (Barb Mueller) Annual Christmas party will be on 12/7 at the same venue as last year.

Tailgate: (Don Brandenburg) No preseason tailgates. Water and soda will be provided. Beer will be sold for $1 per can.

Entertainment: (Glenn Taylor) The Crab Feast is Aug. 23rd at LaFontaine Bleue. There are 310 tickets out , need to sell 350-400 tickets. Cut off to turn in tickets will be 8/8 or 8/9 at Bill Batemans.
A reminder, volunteers are need to work the wheels. See Gayeann for the novelty wheel; Don for the money wheel and Joanne for the 50/50. Lisa B. will be selling tickets for a Ravens autographed football.

Grievance: Dan Granofsky has agreed to chair the Grievance Committee. A reminder that members should attempt to settle differences amongst themselves before filing a grievance. New members, please see the Bylaws and Code of Conduct.

Membership: (Tina Benson) Due must be paid by tonight's meeting. Letters will go out next month for those with delinquent dues.

Navy Games: (Lisa Gray) A sign up sheet with choices of games was distributed. Date chosen was 10/26. Money will be due to Lisa at the September meeting in order to obtain the tickets. It is believed that the cost is $30 per person.

Convention: (Steve LaPlanche) Will start collecting deposits at the September meeting for the 2014 convention rooms. Note, the rates went up in price by a few dollars.

Dance: (Don Brandenburg) The dance is Nov. 2nd at the Union Hall off Aviation Boulevard. The cost will be $20. There will be food at the event. Tickets will be available at the September meeting.

Away game: (Brenda White) There are 10 people going to Miami.

Parade/Float: (Beth Bowie) Beth reported her resignation as chair. Bill Thompson has agreed to assume the chairperson role. No report.

Ticket Draw: If you are unable to use your ticket please call Glenn Or Denise Taylor.

THE NEXT BOARD MEETING
Monday August 26th at 6:15pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings are held before the General Meeting


The Next General Meeting
Monday August 26th, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Community Club
You Are Expected to Join Us

Bill Bateman's Bistro
805 Aquahart Rd, Glen Burnie, MD
OUR HOST FOR AWAY GAMES



Newsletter for May 2013 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

First Meeting: Christina Hager - sponsor Rich "Bo" Drury
Second Meeting: Dennis Myers, Judy Myers, Michael Morris - sponsor Earl Barnes;
Toni Dashiell and John Dashiell. Sponsor - Earl Barnes. WELCOME NEW MEMBERS

BUDGET:Budget Committee will present budgets for approval at the June board meeting. All Committee Chairs, turn in your proposed budget to Bernie White within the next two weeks.

Old business: RR 18 proudly presented Casey Brandenburg with a Ravens Jersey (Upshaw) as a token of appreciation.

New business: Nominations for Officers and Board of Directors were held at the May Meeting and voting will take place at the June meeting. If you cannot attend the meeting, please contact Robin Granofsky and/or Fred Parsons with your votes.
PRESIDENT - Glenn Taylor and Keith Johnson
VICE PRESIDENT - Bill Thompson and Keith Johnson
RECORDING SECRETARY - Debbie Llewellyn
CORRESPONDING SECRETARY - Barb Mueller
TREASURER - Bernie White
ASST TREASURER - Sally Lung
SGT OF ARMS - Dennis Barnes and Lisa Brandenburg
BOARD OF DIRECTORS - Paulie Smith, Keith Johnson, Dennis Barnes, Lisa Brandenburg, Elaine Happel, Tim Llewellyn, Dan Granofsky, Garry Mueller, Bill Thompson, Earl Barnes

Charity: (Tim Llewellyn): Next charity fundraiser will be the Battle of the Bartenders at Bill Bateman's on July 19. We could win $250 for our charity. . Time starts at 8pm. We have club members as bar tenders, so come and order from them.

Softball Tournament: (Lisa Brandenburg) Tom Galloway's team took first place and has graciously donated their $100 winnings back to RR 18 which was given to the American Cancer Society. Softball Tournament generated a profit of $3,033

Golf: (Earl Barnes Estimated profit for the Charity Committee is $5,000. Glenn Taylor was the winner of the putting contest and received a Ravens golf bag for his efforts

Convention:
Souvenirs: Please pick up your souvenirs and badges ASAP from the room of Glenn and Denise Taylor - Room 120.
Friday Golf: Reservations have been made at Eagles Landing Golf Course for 2 teams of 4 with a tee time of 8:30 a.m. There is still one slot available. Anyone interested, please contact Tim Llewellyn (410-804-8979).
Publicity: (Elaine H.) O.C. Group picture will be taken on the beach at noon on Saturday.
Hospitality: (Don Brandenburg) Hospitality room will be open on Thursday, however, it will be BYOB. Lunch will be served on Friday at 1:30. Breakfast/brunch will be served Saturday at 10:00 a.m. Don't forget, please bring snack donations for the Hospitality Suite. A reminder, no one under the age of 21 will be permitted in the hospitality room after 9:00 p.m. A reminder to all, please police the area for trash. If you suspect anyone of underage drinking, you may ask for ID for proof of age.
There will be a ¾ length sleeve available at the Ocean.

Entertainment: (Glenn Taylor) Crab Feast is August 23 at La Fontaine Bleu. Tickets will be available at the June meeting $45 pp .

Family Day: (Paul Smith) Date is Saturday, August 10. clean up. More details to follow.
Game Day Bus: (Buzzy Platt) . There will be no bus/tailgating for either pre-season game. Bus service will be available for the Thanksgiving day, only beer and soda will be provided. No food.

Internet: Points through April have been updated. Turn in all points to Chuck Severe for year-end credit.

Nascar: (Buzzy Platt) Seats are still available for Dover on Sept 29. Cost $20 Tickets are not included.

Navy Game: (Lisa Gray) Ravens will be holding practice on 8/12 at the Navy stadium. Will check if open to public

Orioles: (Glenn Taylor) Game will be Friday, July 12. Tickets will be handed out at the June meeting.

Parade/Float: (Beth Bowie) Next meeting May 25 The morning of the parade, we will leaveMotel at 9:00 to line up by 9:30 . Walkers who have their RR softball shirts, should wear them. The OCPD said beads & candy will only be handed out on one side of the street. There will be no throwing to the side that will be open to vehicle traffic.

Points: (Chuck Severe) Points have been updated . It is the responsibility of all committee chairs to turn in points. Year end is 6/30, SO MAKE SURE YOUR POINTS ARE RIGHT!!

Spare tickets: (Scott Taylor) Fiscal year ends on June 30. Game draw will be at the July meeting.

Sick: (Joanne Miller) Genny Haynie fell ill on Monday. Keith Johnson's mother was in a serious motor vehicle accident. Dominic reported that his wife Panela is getting stronger every day.

Council report: (Glenn Taylor) There will be a ¾ length sleeve available at the Ocean.
The 50th anniversary celebration will be on 10/27 @ Michael's Eighth Avenue. Cost $40 pp Tickets must be paid up front. See Glenn for ticket information/details.
The Johnny Unitas raffle - with winner was from Roost #35.
RR18 collected and turned in to the council 20 pieces of luggage for foster families. The organizer would like to attend our next meeting. He will bring a Ravens autographed item (Played yet to be determined) that will be raffled off at the June meeting. Glenn will contact this individual and invite him to the meeting. Luggage donations are still be accepted.

The next Board Meeting is on Monday, June 24 at 6:15 p.m. All are welcome to attend.


Bill Bateman's Bistro
805 Aquahart Rd, Glen Burnie, MD
OUR HOST FOR AWAY GAMES


 

Newsletter for April 2013 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

Board meeting: the Board meetings will take place at 6:15 p.m. on the night of the general meeting.

Old business: Softball tournament is this weekend. All teams meet at the field 30 minutes prior to your scheduled game time. T-shirts will be available Friday at the field. Those working the event will be wearing royal blue T-shirts. Food will be provided by the RR18 Tailgate Committee Friday, Saturday and Sunday. A moon bounce, which has been donated for the day, will be available on Saturday. Need volunteers to work a one-hour shift to oversee the kids in the moon bounce. Marta will be available to provide nursing care for any injuries. Smoking will only be allowed in the parking lot and absolutely no alcohol is permitted on the grounds. Glenn Taylor has been designated as the Senior/Chief Umpire. All umpires should arrive 30 minutes prior to the start of the first game each day. Illegal pitches will all count as a "ball". Men are allowed only to use single wall bats during the tournament. Score sheets will be available.

New business: Nominations will be held in May.

Ocean City Pig Roast will be October 18-20. Reservations will be after June 10. Details to follow.

Need Old Luggage:Old/usable luggage is being gathered to assist foster families in Maryland. Anyone having any luggage they wish to donate, please contact Glenn and he will deliver to the next Council meeting.

Adopt-a-Highway: (Fred Parsons) - Next scheduled pickup will be on Saturday, May 11 at 10:00 a.m. Volunteers should meet across from the yellow Maids building. This task takes about 2 hours.

Baysox: (Don Lange) Will have a proposed game date at the next meeting.

Charity: (Tim Llewellyn): Next fundraising event will be held on July 19 at Bill Batemans - Battle of the Bartenders. Winning team will receive a monetary donation toward their respective charity. 50/50 raffle and silent auction will also be under way .

Golf: (Earl Barnes) tournament is Monday, May 20 at Eisenhower Golf Course. Golfers/teams needed. Also need volunteers to solicit donations for door prizes and Tee signs ($100 for Tee signs). Teams who are signed up can sponsor a Tee sign for $50. For more information see Earl Barnes, Tim Llewellyn, Keith Johnson, Beth Bowie or Barry Knight. Currently there are 10 teams. We need more golfers and more sponsors. Tailgate will be providing lunch after the tournament. Those wishing to volunteer for tailgate, see Don Brandenburg.

Dance: (Don Brandenburg) Two potential dates: 9/7 or 10/5. September date is two weeks after the crab feast. October date is the weekend of the Miami away game. Will come back with alternate dates and a different venue as Stoney Creek Democratic Club is booked the month of October.

Entertainment: (Glenn Taylor) Crab Feast is August 23. Band is the same as the one from the Bull Roast. Tickets have been ordered and will be available at the May meeting. Tickets will be $45 pp.

Family Day: (Paul Smith) Date is Saturday, August 10 @ 113 Patricia Avenue, Linthicum.

Game Day Bus: (Buzzy Platt) New bus company has been contracted for upcoming season. Gunther's of Owings Mills. There will be no bus for the preseason games. For the Thanksgiving home game, a bus will be available, however, there will be no tailgate food provided.

Hospitality: (Don Brandenburg) Lunch will be served on Friday at 1pm. Menu to be determined (Cajun theme???) . Saturday, there will be bagels, etc. A reminder for everyone to please bring a snack

Membership: (Tina Benson) There is 10 openings with 8 applications pending. Dues will be due in July. $60 per person or $75 per couple.

Nascar: (Buzzy Platt) Dover on September 29 Don Lange. Cost $20 for roundtrip bus. Tickets for the race should be purchased on your own.

Orioles: (Glenn Taylor) Game will be Friday, July 12. Tickets are $35 pp.

Parade/Float: (Beth Bowie) Next meeting will be on Saturday, May 11 at 10 a.m. There are only two weekends left in which to complete the float. During the parade, need volunteers to walk with the float. Dress mardi gras style.

Points: (Chuck Severe) Will update the points totals. Reminder, all points need to be turned in promptly as the draw for game day tickets occur during the July general meeting. It is noted that those earning points are the same members over and over again.

The next Board Meeting is on Tuesday, May 21 at 6:15 p.m. All are welcome to attend.


Newsletter for March 2013 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

Charity: (Tim Llewellyn): Easter Basket campaign is underway. Assembly of 100 baskets took place on Sunday, 3/24 at the home of Pat & Terry Koch. There was a nice turnout of volunteers to help assemble the baskets. Baskets will be delivered on Saturday, 3/30 at 1pm at North Arundel Rehabilitation Center (next to BWMC on Hospital Drive). Charity Committee is also holding a fundraiser on Thursday, March 28 at Bill Bateman's Bistro. Fundraiser will run all day. Charity Committee will receive 15% of the proceeds from each bill. Fliers were passed out which must be presented with your check. Daily specials are excluded from the fundraiser.

Softball Tournament: (Lisa Brandenburg) May 3-5, 2013. Fliers have been distributed. Need teams to sign up and turn in paperwork ASAP. $250 per team or $25 per person. Currently, there are about 10-12 teams signed up. But would like to have 20 teams total. Remember, team requirements of 6 men/6 women. Will meet with the team captains the week before the tournament to do the lineup draw. Teams can wear their own T-shirts (no profanity). Volunteers will be needed to help. Sponsors are also needed. Min $50. Names will go on the banner. Email Lisa or Michelle Keil for sponsorships. If you want to play but don't have the funds to pay by the March 30 deadline, contact Lisa to make alternative arrangements

Golf: (Earl Barnes) Annual tournament is Monday, May 20 at Eisenhower Golf Course. Sign-up sheets have been passed out. All funds go to the Charity Committee. Golfers/teams needed. Also need volunteers to solicit donations for door prizes and Tee signs ($100 for Tee signs). Teams who are signed up can sponsor a Tee sign for $50. For more information or questions see Earl Barnes, Tim Llewellyn, Keith Johnson, Beth Bowie or Barry Knight.

CONVENTION: Glenn has the tentative agenda and will have it emailed to the membership. Thus far, there will be no "putt-putt" as there is no site available to handle the large group as in past years. Bingo will be on 5/31 in the main tent at 1:30 pm - must be 21 years or older and registered. Scavenger Hunt will be on 5/31 at noon at Castle in the Sand. Hunt will be confined to the Castle in the Sand Hotel property. Horseshoe Tournament on the beach on 5/31 at 3pm as well as 1:30 p.m on 6/1. Corn Hole competition 5/31 at 3pm. Dunk tank from 4-7pm (volunteers needed for the tank). Parade on 6/1 - lineup at 8:30 a.m. Volleyball competition on the beach at 2pm on 6/1; Crazy Hat parade will be on 6/1 at 3pm - Center Court. Finals for Volleyball and Horseshoes will be at 5pm on 6/1.

Anyone wishing to play golf on Friday, May 31 - see Tim Llewellyn. Looking to get together at least 2 teams to play a round of golf at Eagles Landing, as was done last year.


Parking: (Earl Barnes) Rates will remain the same. The Ravens lots, however, will see an increase for the 2013 season.

Raffle: (Elaine Floyd) May raffle tickets are available. $5 each. All money will be due by the April general meeting.

Other Items:

Ravens Roost 25 will be holding their annual spring dance on 4/27 at the American Legion Post

Lisa Brandenburg - new roost, Ravens Roost 121, who participated in our softball tournament last year, has a 54 year old member who has been diagnosed with a terminal brain tumor. Raffle tickets for a Ray Rice jersey are being sold to help pay for the medical care for this man. Tickets are $5 each for 4 for $20. See Lisa Brandenburg for tickets.

Crab Feast will be on August 23. Band has been booked. Tickets will be available at the May monthly meeting

THE NEXT BOARD MEETING
Monday April 8th at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will likely be held the Third Monday of the Month


The Next General Meeting
Monday April 29th, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Community Club
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at bamueller@cablespeed.com


 

Newsletter for September 2012 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

MEMBERSHIP:
3 New members were accepted at the last meeting, which leave two openings for 2 more, Dennis Young and Jeannette Newland. At that time the membership will be full.

RR18 UPCOMING EVENTS:
1. Away Game Gathering: This will be at Bill Batemans at Harundale Mall, at corner of Ritchie Hwy and Aquahart Rd. We will meet in the bar area so be there early.

2. Houston Away Game: 14 members are going to Houston, be sure to bring us back a win!

3. Quarter Auction: Nov 15 at Lake Shore Fire House. Tickets are $5.00 each, bring a canned good and get an additional paddle. They need donations to auction off. See Tim, Debbie, or Kathy Thompson for tickets. Donations can be dropped off at Earls' shop.

4. Navy Game: Lisa Gray is putting together a trip to the 11/3 Navy Game. Anyone interested please contact her ASAP. Tickets are $20.

RAFFLE:
Elaine Floyd has tickets for the Oakland Raiders game; raffle to be drawn at the October meeting.
Also she has the November Lottery Tickets.
Please see her and sell a least a few tickets of each.

PARADE:
The float committee is working of the float to try and get it ready for THE WESTMINISTER CHRISTMAS LIGHTS PARADE. If you have not been to this, you should. If you do not want to walk with the float, you should go and watch it and cheer the float on. I promise that you will be in the Christmas spirit after watching this parade. It is awesome, especially for the kids.

FALL DANCE:
Don Brandenburg has tickets for the dance, let's try to make this a success and have a great time!! October 27th 8pm-12am at Stoney Creek Democratic Club. There are prizes for the best Halloween costumes.

THE BUS:
The bus will be leaving from BILL BATEMANS in Harundale, as of the next home game which is October 14th against Dallas. Please pass this along to anyone interested in riding the bus.

HATS/SHIRTS/JACKETS:
Mike Geiger has license plates frame with RR #18 on it. The cost will be $6.00 each, please contact him if you would like to order.

CHRISTMAS PARTY:
Will be December 1 at the Country Club Estates Community Center. More details to follow.

COUNCIL NEWS AND OTHER ROOSTS UPCOMING EVENTS:

The convention will be May 30-June 2, 2013 this year.

1. Council Food Drive: October 27th across from Michaels 8th Ave. Prizes awarded for the Roost that brings the most canned goods.

2. RR 65 Grass Graphic Raffle, call Darrell Despeaux 410-456-6113. Drawing is November 4th.

3. RR 4 Trivia Challenge, October 13th, 11:30 am. At Jill's of Ellicott City. Contact Jeff 410-562-0173. Deadline is 10/12 to register.

4. RR 71 Charity Auction, October 26 at Gunpowder VFW Post 10067.

5. RR 103 Fall Halloween Charity Dance, Nov 3 @ Arbutus Town Hall. Contact Sherry 410-789-8633 for more information.

6. RR 75 Charity Bull & Oyster Road November 17 @ Columbian Center, 335 Ritchie Hwy, Cost $35. For more info contact Warren Mortimer @ 410-255-9158.

7. RR 15 Annual Football Party October 7, 12-5 pm; Spirits West Country Club, 2601 Wilkens Ave.

8. RR 96 Gas Gift Card Raffle.


THE NEXT BOARD MEETING
Monday October 8th at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Third Monday of the Month


The Next General Meeting
Monday October 29th, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Community Club
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at bamueller@cablespeed.com


Newsletter for August 2012 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

MEMBERSHIP……Dues were due at the July meeting. $60 for Individuals and $75 for Couples. Any questions see Tina Mulholland. If dues were not paid by the August meeting; letters will be sent out to delinquent members. If dues remain unpaid by the September meeting, unpaid member will no longer be in the club. At that point, those on the waiting list will be called.

POINTS: Anyone having any points to turn in please turn them into Chuck Severe.

UPCOMING EVENTS:
1. RR 18 (THAT'S US) Fall Dance October 27, 2012 Ravens Bye Week. Stoney Creek democratic Club. You can dress for Halloween or not. Time 8-1 so the old people don't turn into pumpkins!
2. RR 18 Navy Football Game: we have 3 dates to choose from 9/27; 11/3; or 11/17. Let
Lisa Gray know what date is good for you.
3. Oriole Game next year: we may have to choose a date now to get good seats. Let Merle
Know if you are interested.

OTHER ROOSTS EVENTS:
4. RR 86: Pancake Breakfast & horseshoe on 9/8.
5. RR 123: Cornhole Tournament on 9/22 call Joe Wiley @ 410-881-3150.
6. RR Hub City Golf Tournament on 9/6 call Steven Keasy @ 301-797-1223
7. RR 69, 79, 88, 97 & 117: The Ultimate Cook Off @ The Arbutus Fire Department on .
There will be a DJ, Food and Silent Auction. Proceeds benefit the Arbutus Fire Dept.

AWAY GAME: Houston Game Contact Brenda White for info on the away game. Deposits are due. There are about 12 people going. Have a great time and bring us home a WIN!!!!!!

TAILGATE: This year tailgate will be $10. Starting with opening day (night). Beer is $1.
For the home opener the committee will depart at noon and will be ready by 3pm. On the 9/27 game, the committee will depart at 1:00 and be ready by 3pm.

BUS: Bus will leave Green Turtle in Pasadena at 4pm for the Home Opener 9/10. The Bus will leave at 5 pm for the 9/27 game. As always the bus leaves 3 hours before the start of the game from the Green Turtle in Pasadena.

SPARE TICKETS: Tickets for the 9/10 & 9/24 games distributed at the meeting. A drawing was held for one ticket because of unpaid dues.

RAFFLE: Elaine Floyd gave out raffle tickets for the November Lottery as well as the Oakland Game Day raffle. She has them in packs of 5. Please see her to get your packs!!

FAMILY DAY: Marta thanked everyone that helped for family day. She also expressed that there were more than 30 people that signed up to come and did not show up. Please if you sign up for something and cannot make it call and let the chairman or their committee know. Paulie Smith will be taking over Family Day next year.

PARADE : Beth stated the budget last year will be used to fix up the trailer. There may be a meeting on Sept 15th to discuss it. More details to follow.


THE NEXT BOARD MEETING
Monday September 17th at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Third Monday of the Month


The Next General Meeting
Monday September 24th, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Community Club
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at bamueller@cablespeed.com


Newsletter for July 2012 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

 

MEMBERSHIP……Dues are due at the July meeting. $60 for Individuals and $75 for Couples. Any questions see Tina Mulholland. If dues are not paid by the August meeting; letters will be sent out to delinquent members. If dues remain unpaid by the September meeting, unpaid member will no longer be in the club. At that point, those on the waiting list will be called.

POINTS: Anyone having any points to turn in please turn them into Chuck Severe.

CHARITY EVENTS: Backpacks were assembled on Saturday at Hilltop Elementary and left there. There were a total of 89 backpacks.

CRAB FEAST: The Crab Feast is August 24th at LaFontaine Blue. Please see or call Merle (410-916-0246) if you still have tickets out.

UPCOMING EVENTS: Fall Dance October 27, 2012 Ravens Bye Week. You can dress for Halloween or not.

AWAY GAME: Houston Game Contact Brenda White for info on the away game. Deposits are due in August.

TAILGATE: THERE WILL NOT BE ANY FOOD AT THE PRESEASON GAME. There will be beer and sodas. Beer is $1. Soda and water free. This year tailgate will be $10. Starting with opening day(night).

RAFFLE: The Game Day Raffle (Oakland Raiders) is available through Elaine Floyd. $5. ea Please try to sell these raffle tickets. The Lottery Raffle will be available soon.

BUS: There will not be a bus to the Preseason Games. Bus will leave Green Turtle in Pasadena at 4pm for the Home Opener

SPARE TICKETS: Spare tickets were drawn by Scott Taylor and a committee of helpers. If you are unable to use your ticket please call Glenn Or Denise Taylor 410-247-7550.

 

The Next Board Meeting
Monday August 13, 2012 at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Second Monday of the Month


The Next General Meeting
Monday August 27th, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Community Club
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at barbara.mueller@ngc.com


 

Newsletter for June 2012 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

MEMBERSHIP……Dues are due at the July meeting. $60 for Individuals and $75 for Couples. Any questions see Tina Mulholland

POINTS…. ALL COMMITTEE CHAIRPERSONS NEED TO HAVE ALL POINTS INTO GAYEANN BY JUNE 30TH.

RAFFLE…TICKETS FOR THE NOVEMBER 11TH GAME WILL BE HANDED OUT AT THE JULY MEETING AND THE NOVEMBER LOTTERY TICKETS WILL BE HANDED OUT AT THE AUGUST MEETING. ELAINE FLOYD IS BACK!!!!! YEAH!!!!!

CHARITY EVENTS:

Adopt a Highway…..Had a clean up on Saturday June 23rd….next one will be in October…need more participation from members to help maintain this and if not then it may be something we consider doing away with and removing our sign. You will be updated via email on the next trash pickup date and time.

Back To School Program…..There has been a list of supplies emailed out to everyone that are needed. Please start bringing to the meetings, drop off at Earl's shop and or call Tim to make arrangements for him to get your donations. 8/11/12 will be the date to meet at Hilltop Elementary School to put the backpacks together. More details to come with time.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

Orioles ….. Game is this Friday 6/29/12. Gates open at 5pm…Game is at 7pm. Hope to see you there for a good time.

Crab Feast….. Will be on Friday August 24th at La Fontaine Bleu…same price ($45), same menu, same band. See Merle or Barb Mueller for your tickets.

Luau….. This is an Ngata event at Michael's 8th Avenue on Monday 10/1/12 and the tickets are $75.00 each. Contact Earl Barnes at 410.761.0055 (work) or 443.980.5005 (cell) if you want tickets. They are going fast.

Family Day….. Is going to be Saturday August 4, 2012 at 12noon. Jim and Marta McCusker will be our hosts again this year. There have been sign- up sheets passed around at the last 2 meetings for day before set up, day of and day after clean up as well as number of people that you will be bringing and the side dish you will be bringing. This will be the last year the McCusker's will be our host so please start thinking about next year.


Fall Dance….Is going to be held on Saturday October 27, 2012….Ravens Bye Week. Halloween Theme.


Away Game…..Information was talked about and emailed out to all to contact Brenda if you want to go on the trip to Houston.


Tailgate/ Bus…..Due to the increase cost in food etc the cost will be $10 this year. The bus has been signed for the regular season leaving out of the Green Turtle in Pasadena.
NO PRESEASON BUS AND OR TAILGATE


CONGRATULATIONS TO THE NEW OFFICERS FOR THE 2012-2013 YEAR.

PRESIDENT - Glenn Taylor
VICE PRESIDENT - Beth Bowie
RECORDING SECRETARY - Debbie Llewellyn
CORRESPONDING SECRETARY - Barb Mueller
TREASURER - Bernie White
ASST TREASURER - Sally Lung
SGT OF ARMS - Dan Granofsky
BOARD OF DIRECTORS - Garry Mueller, Bill Thompson, Tina Mulholland, Elaine Happel, Earl Barnes, and Brenda White

The Next Board Meeting
Monday July 9, 2012 at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Second Monday of the Month


The Next General Meeting
Monday July 30, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Community Club
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at barbara.mueller@ngc.com


 

Newsletter for May 2012 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

MEMBERSHIP……Dues are due at the July meeting. $60 for Individuals and $75 for Couples. Any questions see Tina Mulholland


CHARITY EVENTS:

Adopt a Highway…..Starting this meeting Fred Parsons and Barry Knight are taking over the Adopt A Highway Program. You will be updated on the next trash pickup dates and times.


RR 18 1st Annual Charity Co-Ed Softball Tournament …..Softball Tournament was a success and we made $1800 for the Charity Committee. Lisa thanked all those that helped make this a success and said it will be the same date time and place next year.

Back To School Program…..There will be a list of supplies emailed out to everyone for the basic supplies needed until we get the list from the school. Please start bringing to the meetings. 8/11/12 will be the date to meet at the Llewellyn's home to put the backpacks together and 8/20/12 is the date as of now to deliver them to the school. (Hilltop Elementary)


Golf Tournament…..Was a huge success. We raised $6153 for Charity. Earl thanked those that helped him make this such a success as it was a lot of hard work again this year and down to the wire getting it all done. Earl is forming a committee for next year. If you would like to join his committee please contact him.


MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

Orioles - Merle has 100 tickets for the Cleveland Indians game on Friday June 29, 2012. It is all you can eat, ticket to game and fireworks at the end of the game. For everyone that signed up and wants tickets the money is due at the April meeting. ($36approximately per person)

Crab Feast - There has been a mix up at Michaels' with our date. Merle will have more information at the June meeting.


Family Day….. Is going to be Saturday August 4, 2012 at 12noon. Jim and Marta McCusker will be our hosts again this year. There will be sign- up sheets for day before set up, day of and day after clean up as well as number of people that you will be bringing and the side dish you will be bringing. This will be the last year the McCusker's will be our host so please start thinking about next year.


Fall Dance….Is going to be held on Saturday October 27, 2012….Ravens Bye Week. Any questions and or concerns please contact Don Brandenburg before the May 21st meeting.


Away Game…..Brenda will have more information and pricing packets put together for everyone to decide what they want to do.

Tailgate/ Bus…..Due to the increase cost in food etc the cost will be $10 this year. The bus has been signed for the regular season leaving out of the Greene Turtle.

NOMINATIONS FOR OFFICERS AND BOARD OF DIRECTORS WERE HELD AT THE MAY MEETING AND VOTING WILL BE THIS MONTH AT THE JUNE MEETING. IF YOU CAN NOT ATTEND THE MEETING PLEASE CONTACT ROBIN GRANOFSKY AND OR FRED PARSONS WITH YOUR VOTES.

PRESIDENT - Glenn Taylor
VICE PRESIDENT - Beth Bowie
RECORDING SECRETARY - Lisa Brandenburg
CORRESPONDING SECRETARY - Barb Mueller and Debbie Llewellyn
TREASURER - Bernie White
ASST TREASURER - Sally Lung
SGT OF ARMS - Dennis Barnes, Dan Granofsky, Keith Johnson and Bill Thompson
BOARD OF DIRECTORS - Garry Mueller, Bill Thompson, Tim Llewellyn, Butch Haynie, Dan Granofsky, Tina Mulholland, Denise Taylor, Terry Reck, Elaine Happel, Keith Johnson, Earl Barnes, Brenda White, Loretta White and Gary Floyd.

The Next Board Meeting
Wednesday June 20, 2012 at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Second Monday of the Month


The Next General Meeting
Monday June 25, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Community Club
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at m_keil@verizon.net


 

Newsletter for April 2012 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

Welcome to our Guest, Bobby Jenkins and all of those that attended their first meeting.

MEMBERSHIP……Dues are due at the July meeting. $60 for Individuals and $75 for Couples. Any questions see Tina Mulholland

CHARITY EVENTS:

Adopt a Highway…..Starting this meeting Fred Parsons and Barry Knight are taking over the Adopt A Highway Program. You will be updated on the next trash pickup dates and times.


RR 18 1st Annual Charity Co-Ed Softball Tournament …..Dates are Saturday May 5th at 5pm and Sunday May 6th at 9am. Teams are coming together nicely. Hope to see many of you there.


Easter Baskets…..There were 110 baskets put together and distributed to the Residents of the Nursing Home. They were very grateful. Thanks to all who donated.

Back To School Program…..There will be a list of supplies emailed out to everyone for the basic supplies needed until we get the list from the school. Please start bringing to the May meeting.


MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

Ocean City Convention - Rooms are done. Thanks Steve for all the hard work you put into this for us to have nice reasonably priced rooms.
Hospitality Room - Everyone is asked to bring a snack to leave in the room. Thursday is BYOB.
Friday - Food will be served starting at 2:00pm. There is still a discussion on if and what we will have for Saturday. No one under the age of 21 will be allowed in to the hospitality room after 9:00pm.
We will have a CRAZY HAT Theme for Friday night if anyone wants to participate just wear the craziest hat you can come up with.
PLEASE CLEAN UP YOUR TRASH, DO NOT THROW CIG BUTTS ON GROUND AND OR OVER THE BALCONY, KEEP AN EYE ON YOUR GUEST.

Parade - There will be no Float but we will be walking in the parade with our Banner. The Softball Team will be walking behind the Roost with their banner if anyone that participated would like to join us.


Golf Tournament - Is going to be held on Monday May 21, 2012. Earl handed out all necessary sheets for Golf Teams, Sponsors, etc. Volunteers and Door Prizes will be needed. Tailgate Committee will be providing the best food as always.


Orioles - Merle has 100 tickets for the Cleveland Indians game on Friday June 29, 2012. It is all you can eat, ticket to game and fireworks at the end of the game. For everyone that signed up and wants tickets the money is due at the April meeting. ($36approximately per person)


Crab Feast - Friday July 27, 2012 at Michael's 8th Avenue. The band is Straight Ahead. Start selling your tickets as Merle will have them to start handing out.

Family Day…..Saturday August 4, 2012 at 12noon. Jim and Marta McCusker will be our hosts again this year. There will be sign- up sheets for day before set up, day of and day after clean up as well as number of people that you will be bringing and the side dish you will be bringing. This will be the last year the McCusker's will be our host so please start thinking about next year.

Fall Dance….Is going to be held on Saturday October 27, 2012….Ravens Bye Week. Any questions and or concerns please contact Don Brandenburg before the May 21st meeting.


Away Game…..Brenda will have more information and pricing packets put together for everyone to decide what they want to do.

The Next Board Meeting
Monday May 14, 2012 at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Second Monday of the Month


The Next General Meeting
Monday May 21, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Community Club
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at m_keil@verizon.net


 

Newsletter for March 2012 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

WELCOME TO OUR NEWEST MEMBERS: ROB AND DIANE GARRISON

We look forward to getting to know you and your family and seeing you at our Club Events.

CHARITY EVENTS:

Adopt a Highway…..Thanks to the few members that showed up to help on the pick up on March 17th.
Next pick up is Saturday May 19 2012 at 10am. We meet across the street from the old Brewster's Pub on Furnace Branch Rd. The more volunteers we have the quicker we get done.

RR 18 1st Annual Charity Co-Ed Softball Tournament …..Dates are Saturday May 5th at 5pm and Sunday May 6th at 9am. Sign up date cut off is Friday 4/6/12. Teams are coming together nicely. Hope to see many of you there.

Easter Baskets…..There were over 100 baskets put together. We will be delivering to the same Nursing Home as last year next to Baltimore Washington Hospital. Anyone who is available to help can meet at Tim and Debbie's house on Saturday 4/6 at 1:30.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

Ocean City Convention - Rooms are done. Thanks Steve for all the hard work you put into this for us to have nice reasonably priced rooms.
Registration and T-Shirt monies were collected at the meeting to turn into Merle for the April Council meeting.
Hospitality Room - Everyone is asked to bring a snack to leave in the room. Thursday is BYOB.
Friday - Food will be served starting at 2:00pm. There is still a discussion on if and what we will have for Saturday. No one under the age of 21 will be allowed in to the hospitality room after 9:00pm.
Activities - If you want to play volleyball, corn hole, horseshoes, bingo, miniature golf, karaoke, etc please email Merle so he can add your name to the signup sheets. These sheets will be at the April meeting as they have to be turned in at the May Council meeting.
Parade - There will be no Float but we will be walking in the parade with our Banner.


Golf Tournament - Is going to be held on Monday May 21, 2012. Earl handed out all necessary sheets for Golf Teams, Sponsors, etc. Volunteers and Door Prizes will be needed. Tailgate Committee will be providing the best food as always.



Orioles - Merle has 100 tickets for the Cleveland Indians game on Friday June 29, 2012. It is all you can eat, ticket to game and fireworks at the end of the game. For everyone that signed up and wants tickets the money is due at the April meeting. ($36approximately per person)

Crab Feast - Friday July 27, 2012 at Michael's 8th Avenue. The band is Straight Ahead. Start selling your tickets as Merle will have them to start handing out.

The Next Board Meeting
Monday April 9, 2012 at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Second Monday of the Month

The Next General Meeting
Monday April 30, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Community Club
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at m_keil@verizon.net


Newsletter for February 2012 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

CHARITY EVENTS:

Adopt a Highway…..Next pick up is Saturday March 17, 2012 at 10am. We meet across the street from the old Brewster's Pub on Furnace Branch Rd. The more volunteers we have the quicker we get done.

RR 18 1st Annual Charity Co-Ed Softball Tournament …..Dates are Saturday May 12th at 5pm and Sunday May 13th at 9am. Sign Up sheet was passed around at the February meeting to see how many members are interested in participating.

Easter Baskets…..There will be a list emailed out of the items needed to fill the baskets as well as the date we will be putting them together at the Brandenburg's home. We will also need baskets, grass and the clear wrap for the baskets. We will be going to the same Nursing Home as last year and filling the same number of baskets.


MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

Ocean City Convention - Pool side room deposits are due by the March meeting. If you need the forms please let me know and I can email them to you. Registration, Patron Ads and Club Ad, etc will be handled by Sandy Metzler. T-Shirts Brenda White will be sending an email out to all and you will need to bring your money to the March meeting to pay as we do not have another meeting before it is due to the Council.


Golf Tournament - Is going to be held on Monday May 21, 2012. Earl handed out all necessary sheets for Golf Teams, Sponsors, etc. Volunteers and Door Prizes will be needed. Tailgate Committee will be providing the best food as always.

Orioles (1) - Merle has 50 Opening Day tickets - Friday April 6, 2012. Names were added to a waiting list and Merle will contact if any tickets become available.

Orioles (2) - Merle has 100 tickets for the Cleveland Indians game on Friday June 29, 2012. It is all you can eat, ticket to game and fireworks at the end of the game. He will pass a sheet around at the Feb meeting to see how many are interested in going. Money will be due at the April meeting. ($36approximately per person)

Crab Feast - Friday July 27, 2012 at Michael's 8th Avenue. More details and information to come.

The Next Board Meeting
Monday March 12, 2012 at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Second Monday of the Month

The Next General Meeting
Monday March 26, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Fire Hall
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at m_keil@verizon.net


 

Newsletter for January 2012 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

CHARITY EVENTS:

RR 18 1st Annual Charity Co-Ed Softball Tournament …..Dates are Saturday May 12th at 5pm and Sunday May 13th at 9am. Sign Up sheet will be passed around at the February meeting.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

Bull Roast…..This event is not going very well to date. Please try your best to sell your tickets. We need door prizes (contact Merle), novelty wheel donations (contact Gayeann), help with the silent auction (contact Dan) and the 50/50 raffle (contact Joann Miller). The date is Saturday February 25th. At Michael's 8th Avenue.


Ocean City Convention - Ocean room deposits are due to Steve by the February Meeting and pool side room deposits are due by the March meeting. If you need the forms please let me know and I can email them to you. You can also download and print them by going to the Convention page on this website.


Golf Tournament - Is going to be held on Monday May 21, 2012. Earl will have more details to come. Sponsors, Golfers, Door Prizes and Volunteers are and will be needed.


Orioles (1) - Merle has 50 Opening Day tickets - Friday April 6, 2012 and cost is $50. Please email him at mrlitz@verizon.net if you want tickets.
Orioles (2) - Merle has 100 tickets for the Twins game on Friday June 29, 2012. It is all you can eat, ticket to game and fireworks at the end of the game. He will pass a sheet around at the Feb meeting to see how many are interested in going. Money will be due at the April meeting.

The Next Board Meeting
Monday February 13, 2012 at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Second Monday of the Month

The Next General Meeting
Monday February 27, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Fire Hall
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at m_keil@verizon.net


 

Newsletter for November 2011 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

Hat / Shirt…..Mike Geiger and Robin Granofsky are now taking over this committee. You can bring in items to be embroidered and give to either of them and the cost is $10. New winter jackets were on display for all to see. If interested in ordering one please contact Mike Geiger or Robin Granofsky.


Points…..All points are to be turned in to Gayeann within 30 days of the event taking place.


Spare Tickets…..Tickets were handed out for the next home games. If you cannot use your ticket and or have personal tickets you would like to sell you can contact Glenn or Denise as he has a list of people wanting tickets to the games.



CHARITY EVENTS:

The principal from Hilltop Elementary was very grateful for all the food donations which helped us give a total of 9 families (with the ones members have adopted) a complete Thanksgiving Dinner. The other items such as clothing, blankets, etc. that were also greatly appreciated as the tables were overflowing for the free Flea Market she had for the parents. We will be collecting non-perishable food and gift items off the list that was sent out to all members via email to help the same families for the Christmas holiday. If you cannot bring the items to a meeting and or the Christmas Party please contact Tim and he will make arrangements to get the items from you.
Times are tough for many right now so please remember Charity does start at home so if your family is in need of some assistance we can help you with please contact Tim. All calls and information brought to him stay anonymous.


Adopt a Highway…..Next clean up is Saturday 12/10/11 at 10am. We meet across the street from the Old Brewster's Pub on Furnace Branch Road. Tim needs volunteers and the more he has the quicker it goes.


Fund Raisers…..Tim is looking for ideas and or suggestions on places we can have a fund raiser at for this coming year. Below are a couple Fundraisers we have in the works.

Quarter Auction…..Was a huge success and raised over $2100 for our Charity Committee. Great job by Beth Bowie and all who helped make this such a great success.

Softball Tournament…..Lisa Brandenburg has a meeting on 1/3/12 with 10th Ave about fields. She will have an updated report at the January meeting.

Taking Back the Streets….This will be held at Michaels 8th Avenue on Wednesday December 7, 2011 at 6:00pm. Please bring a canned good item and an unwrapped toy or a gift card for a child.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

Tailgate / Bus….. Tailgate has gone well so far this year. Thanks to all that help make this a success. If you are bringing extra people please contact Don Brandenburg so he can plan food accordingly. The bus leaves The Green Turtle in Pasadena 3hours before game time. Watch your email for any changes.


Parade…..The Float Committee participated in the Westminster Holiday Parade on Saturday November 26th. It was a lot of fun and the float looked beautiful.

Christmas Party…..Will be held on Saturday Dec 3, 2011 at the Ferndale Fire Hall starting at 7pm.

Bull Roast…..The tickets were passed out at this meeting. Please contact Merle Litz for tickets. The date is Saturday February 25th.

The Next Board Meeting
Monday January 9, 2012 at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Second Monday of the Month

The Next General Meeting
Monday January 30, 2012 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Fire Hall
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at m_keil@verizon.net


Newsletter for October 2011 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

Michele created a PDF file of the October newsletter. To view it, please click here:

Newsletter for October 2011: October 2011 Newsletter

Newsletter for September 2011 Meeting

Ravens Roost # 18
P.O. Box 1818
Glen Burnie, MD 21061

Hat / Shirt…..Mike Geiger and Robin Granofsky are now taking over this committee. You can bring in items to be embroidered and give to either of them and the cost is $10. New winter jackets were on display for all to see. If interested in ordering one please contact Mike Geiger or Robin Granofsky.

Points…..All points are to be turned in to Gayeann within 30days of the event taking place.

Membership….. If your dues were not paid at the September meeting per the By Laws you are considered a member not in good standing and are not able to participate in club functions as well as receive any spare ticket or tickets you may have been eligible for.

Spare Tickets…..Tickets were handed out for games 4, 5 and 6. If you cannot use your ticket and or have personal tickets you would like to sell you can contact Glenn or Denise as he has a list of people wanting tickets to the games.

Raffle…..We have tickets for 2 club seat tickets, bus ride and tailgate to the Colts Game. $5.00 per ticket. Contact Elaine Floyd for your tickets.


CHARITY EVENTS:

The charity committee is asking all members to please bring a non-perishable food item to all meetings and club events until the end of the school year. We learned through a meeting with the principal at Hilltop Elementary School that there is some very much needed assistance for food, clothing, etc. We will be helping a few families throughout the year as well as during the holidays. There will be an email coming out regarding the Thanksgiving and Christmas Holidays and what their needs are.

Times are tough for many right now so please remember that charity does start at home so if your family is in need of some assistance we can help you with please contact Tim. All calls and information brought to him stay anonymous.


Adopt a Highway…..Is going to be on Saturday October 8th at 10:00am.We meet across the street from the old Brewster's Pub on Furnace Branch Road. We need volunteers please and the more we have the quicker it gets done.

Fund Raisers…..Tim is looking for ideas and or suggestions on places we can have a fund raiser at for this coming year. Below are a couple Fundraisers we have in the works.

Quarter Auction…..Will be held on Thursday November 17, 2011 at the Lake Shore Vol Fire Hall at 7pm. Beth Bowie has tickets $5 for 2 paddles. Need basket donations and or other items please contact Beth Bowie or Marta McCusker with your donations so that they know what we have for our tables.

BJ's Fundraiser….. $95 was made off this fundraiser for the charity committee.


Softball Tournament…..Lisa Brandenburg has put together a committee to start working on putting this together. She will be attending the November Council meeting with Merle to present to the Council.

MARK YOUR CALENDARS:

Tailgate / Bus….. The bus will be leaving the All American Sports Bar at 5:20PM on Sunday 10/2/11. There are seats available so please contact Buzzy or Jerry Marcus. If you are bringing extra people with you to the tailgate please email Michele or call Don as soon as possible before he shops for food.


Fall Dance…..Is on Saturday October 8, 2011 (bye week for the Ravens). It is from 8pm to midnight at the Stoney Creek Democratic Club. The cost is $15 (beer & set-ups). Music is by "Anything Goes"
Please start selling tickets. Contact Don Brandenburg for your tickets.


Parade…..The Float Committee will be participating in the Westminster Holiday Parade on Saturday November 26th. More details to follow on time, etc. If you have any extra Ravens Christmas decorations, purple or gold tinsel they could use it to decorate the float. Barb Mueller has donated a lighted snowman already. Contact Beth Bowie if you have any items you wish to donate.


Christmas Party…..Will be held on Saturday Dec 3, 2011 at the Ferndale Fire Hall starting at 7pm. Signup sheets will be passed around so that we can get an approximate head count.

The Next Board Meeting
Monday October 10, 2011 at 7:00pm
Ferndale Community Club
You are welcome to join us if you would like
The Board Meetings will be held the Second Monday of the Month

The Next General Meeting
Tuesday November 1, 2011 at 7:00pm
At the Ferndale Fire Hall
You Are Expected to Join Us

If you have any questions and or concerns you can reach me at m_keil@verizon.net

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