NRMRC Meeting Highights - July 2018

Meeting Minutes
Welcome (Todd Shoffeitt)
Thanks to Sly Glass for hosting the meeting – one visitor present
Consent Agenda
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Treasurer's Report (see file on website)
Minutes of the Last Meeting
Motion to approve was made by John Wallis, second by Joel McCurry and approved.
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Train Shows
Past Train Show Reports (report details online)

  • Show was successful and fun; however, minimal attendance noted.  Time and day may need to be changed if second show is anticipated
  • Gastonia NRHS show was attended by John Wallis and Joel McCurry, first time show with lots of dealers.

Upcoming Train Shows (use links for details and to register for the events)

  • Windsor Point, NTRAK show. Preference: July 21-22nd  Paul Ohegyi and John Wallis Co-Superintendents. Set up on a Friday.
    NOTE: Participants are asked to register online on the show page (link below). Click on the blue Registration tab and follow the instructions.
    https://nrmrc.org/events/shows/windsor-point
  • Johnson Health, Clayton Hospital. August 25th T-TRAK Geoff Flegel Superintendent https://nrmrc.org/events/shows/johnston-health-clayton-hospital
    NOTE: Participants are asked to register online on the show page (link below). Click on the blue Registration tab and follow the instructions.
  • Danville, September 21, 2018 to September 23, 2018. Lynchburg is show sponsor and has developed track/layout plan
    https://nrmrc.org/events/shows/danville
    NOTE: Participants are asked to register online on the show page (link below). Click on the blue Registration tab and follow the instructions.
  • Selma Rail Days, Thursday, October 4 to Saturday, October 6. ??? Superintendent
    https://nrmrc.org/events/shows/selma-rail-days-0
    NOTE: Participants are asked to register online on the show page (link below). Click on the blue Registration tab and follow the instructions.
  • Myrtle Beach show attendance – need to decide if NRMRRC will attend.
  • NRV Show in November – early planning in process, need show superintendent.  Maybe Todd as overall superintendent with individual manages for the N-TRAK and T-TRAK layouts.

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Standards Committee

  • NTRAK Project Update, David Derway – Work is active to update Crossovers module, electrical re-wire in progress
  • T-TRAK Update, Paul Ohegyi – Work is active on Apex Junction, building installation in progress.  Work session first week in August.  Paul would like donations of vehicles, people and trees.

Education

  • Call for meeting sites and programs for August and onward – Gerry Foster

Looks like the August meeting will be at the NRV clubhouse, Todd to confirm
Announcements/Information
            *   Show Superintendents – need to get more people involved, assistant superintendents
May be possible to support show participation

  • Participation in Club Activities – we need to develop more opportunities for members to participate in club projects; a list of possible projects in being discussed by the Board

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Old Business (Todd Shoffeitt)

  • NRV Clubhouse visit set for 10:30 am Saturday
  • Hangouts for improved utilization and member knowledge and compliance. Training to be developed. Christopher Thompson; hangout was used for remote access to July meeting with some success.
  • Storage Unit Interior revamp – further discussion and set date for work – May schedule work session prior to NRV show
  • DCC Education and Training committee (tabled from June)

New Business (Todd Shoffeitt)
           *    New Club project – display layout for Ronald McDonald House – Dave Koss to
                 develop possible scope and schedule.
Next Meeting
August 1, 2018 7:30 Host: TBD
Program Topic – TBD

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