OSCARC Newsletter for October 2011
The regular monthly meeting of the Ontario Science Center Amateur Radio Club was held on 2011-10-04 at the Leaside Retirement Residence, 10 William Morgan Drive, Don Mills, and called to order at 19h30 EDT by Chairman VA3JE
Members Attending: Peter VE3EYI (president), John VA3JE (chairman), Jeff VE3PRX (secretary), Bill VA3WTT (treasurer), David VE3SB, Ward VE3WGK, Jean VE3WAD, Alex VA3XLO, Jay VE3EMP, Paul VA3PAW, Ori VA3XW, Tim VE3IXN, Dave VA3ETE, Bill VE3RYE, Fai Fan VE3FAI, Christo Risteski (n/a),
Regrets: Clayton Wozney, Ray VE3UKO, Bill VA3PPC, Gary VE3NMI
Visitors: Ben Lo, Richard Bozec, Ahmed Moussa
Reading of the Minutes:
The Secretary VE3PRX read the Minutes of the September meeting.
-Under Future Presentations the spelling of Ian Gallimore, VE3ODA, was corrected.
-Under Members Present the following corrections were made: VA3PAW, VA3XLO, not VE3. VE3WAD not VE2.
A Motion to accept as Minutes as corrected made by Jay EMP, seconded by Bill WTT. Carried
Business arising from the minutes:
The President EYI addressed the issue of the deferred Motion from the September meeting. Namely, if there was no objection from the membership, the Ontario Science Center Amateur Radio Club would be disbanded and the membership list and assets would be transferred to the Central Toronto Amateur Radio Club (CenTor ARC).
He stated that no negative feedback or objection had been received since the September meeting either in response to the two email blasts to members or after the September Newsletter was posted.
He stated that there had been written responses from Members Ray VE3UKO, Paul VA3PAW and Clayton Wozney agreeing with the Motion and raising no objection.
He reminded members present that the Central Toronto Amateur Radio Club (CenTor ARC) was the precursor to the OSCARC.
The President called for a Motion to:
1) transfer all OSCARC funds to CenTor ARC (reported by the Treasurer WTT to be $500),
2) transfer the OSCARC membership list to CenTor ARC,
3) transfer the ownership of any and all OSCARC material to CenTor ARC.
A Motion to that effect was made by Jay EMP seconded by Ward WGK. Carried unanimously.
The President declared that all business of the OSCARC was concluded and the Club was disbanded as of 19h49 EDT on 04/OCT/2011.