1999 April Meeting

WHALES Newsletter and Minutes         April 25, 1999
Recording Secretary: Dave Balistrieri

My apologies for being so late with the minutes from the last meeting.

The meeting was called to order @ 7:30p.pm by our president, Keith.

We then proceeded to go over the score sheets from the AHA competition that was held at J.J. Bittings. The discussion was quite lively as more and more members trickled in.

8 pm. Stewarding: Kenny Schrader made the statement that helping out at the competiton was a very good expierence. He then proceeded to explain the process.

8:05pm we are discussing English Bitter....

This meeting is more serious than the previous ones.

8:15pm: May 1st National Brew Day... Possible club brew possible... We discussed the possible type of beer to brew...

8:45pm: The annual club picnic tentative date is set for the last weekend in June at the swim club (where it was held last year)....

9:15pm: Keith wished to express his regards to Hop and Vine for their support and that we should patronize their store....

In the midst of all the discussion we were sampling and "judging" the left over samples from the competition using the AHA guidelines....

Congrats to Kenny and Keith for their fine showing in the competition.

Once again I apologize for the lateness of these minutes.... Prodigy by me had some problems and I was unable to log on....

Next meeting is May 20th....

These LATE minutes are respectfully submitted by Dave Balistrieri aka
Baloo