February meeting notes
Attending: Dorcie, Jim, Rudy, Todd F, Orin, Coll, Sheila, their son Colin, Jeff M, Jason, Brooksana.
The meeting was called to order at 10:19 am.
Euro Moto 2012: Next weekend. Coll will attend. While there he will speak to vendors regarding sponsorship for Hamster Run.
Hamster Run: Joel S will contribute financially, and in kind: He as arranged for Pirate Custom Upholstery to contribute two tool kits (not 10). There will also be six Starbucks scooter mugs, a seat cover and skeleton gloves. Joel is planning on marshalling the rides, and will request assistance from the Sólo Niños with details to follow.
Soccer scarves: We would offer these instead of t-shirts at next year’s Hamster Run, with a club design that could be sold at other events. Likely to be black & white, though details of the design will be worked out later.
St. Paddy’s Parade/Pi Run: Parade is St. Patrick’s Day, Saturday, March 17; be at the staging area between 10:30 and 11:30, parade starts at noon. We may be first! Meetup for Pi Run will be at 2:00 pm at Man Pies, 1215 Railroad Ave, downtown Bellingham. Route will be 31.4 miles and will include two stops for sweet pie, ending somewhere for pizza (location TBD). Brooksana said the route will be 50cc-friendly.
Victoria: Rally is Victoria Day weekend (the weekend before Memorial Day weekend). Todd has reserved a block of rooms at Paul’s Motor Inn for Saturday and Sunday night; please contact him if you’re planning on staying there, and make your reservations with Paul’s (mention Scooters of Bellingham to get the club rate).
Radioactive Raid: 2UP SC presents Radioactive Raid, June 22-24 at Camp Horizon near Blaine (a former military radar base). Details at the Web site: http://2upsc.weebly.com – $175 per room for the weekend includes accommodation for three for Friday and Saturday nights plus food, beverages and more. You can make your reservation at the Web site, and are encouraged to do so by the end of March. Brooksana says it will be like summer camp.
Mid-Month Rides: These will start up again in April. A different club member will be tasked with leading this ride each month.
Jason will offer individual tutorials on scooter maintenance for those who desire it; contact him to make arrangements.
There being no further business, the meeting was adjourned.
for Tom Smith,