KANZA OCTA Chapter Meeting
KANZA Chapter Oregon California Trails Association called to order by president Alisha Keegan at Wamego Museum at 2:07 PM. There were 36 registered present with 66 hours and 1338 miles.
Introductions were made around the room with 8 guests present.
Bob and Marilyn Johnson of
Don Cooper moved and second by Molly Ledeboer to approve the previous meeting minutes as presented and posted on email.
Treasurers report presented by Alisha in Treasurers absence of: Old Balance $8621.69 Income of $262.00; Expenses $466.07; leaving current balance of $8417.62.
President Alisha reported that member Gary Hazelton is still
Jim Coder reported he will try to get out a KANZA newsletter in April.
Ted Hopkins reported on their midyear meeting attendance in
Bob Burkhart reported on the ‘In Pursuit of a Dream’
promotion that Charles and Mary Weickert were
included in an interview at the Loveland Convention and appeared in a You Tube
clip about the movie premier showing at that time. He also said geocaching
Vern and Carol Osborne reported we need to be aware of the
political actions in
Jim Bradley reported that some property adjoining
Rut Nuts are planning to do a cleanup effort in the near future around our known trail carsonite markers.
Arlene reported on her and Don Coopers’ efforts to develop a generic poster telling of our upcoming meetings and brochure display inviting the public for KANZA membership and participation. Also they are considering a diary for individual members to pass amongst ourselves to record trail related events or happenings over time as a way to generate interest in promoting ourselves and trail history.
Duane Durst moved and second by Jim Coder, to proceed with the development of poster and diary efforts to promote ourselves. Motion carried.
Duane Durst moved and second by Molly Ledeboer to print 200 posters. Motion carried.
Alisha has ordered 3500 brochures
for packets for distribution at the Fort Riley Expo March 27, and the Kansas
Duane Durst made the motion to make some editorial changes to the KANZA brochure and get 5000 printed to include with the Sampler Festival and Expo packets. Seconded by Charles Weickert. Motion carried.
Don Cooper will contact Doug Tippin and D. Comes about helping marking the Military Trail in our area.
Duane Isles proposed the national OCTA is working on a
Next meeting to be at Hollenberg
Meeting adjorned .
Charles Weickert, Sec.