August 2016 Monthly Meeting Minutes

The August Meeting of the BMW Motorcycle Club of Indianapolis was held at the Historic Propylaeum on N. Delaware Street.

A good turnout of over forty members attended the meeting.

After lunch Pulled Pork and sides, the meeting was called to order by President Margie Ledgerwood at 1:35 PM.  Margie thanked the hosts Diane Tolliver and Bob Conley.  She noted that no monthly meeting has been scheduled and that their were many conflicting activities including Labor Day weekend, (Springfield Mile); Beemers in the Bluegrass Rally, Sept 9-11; and theThe Paynetown Fall Campout, Sept 16-18.  Members were encouraged to register early for the Paynetown event on the website.

Margie briefed the attendees on member Steve Martin’s condition following an accident this past Monday morning.  Get well cards were signed by the attendees. Keep Steve in your prayers during his recovery; he was hit by another left turn in front of motorcyclist by a cager.

Any Clark commented on the success of the PhotoTag game this year.  He held an award drawing for participants. Dennis Shelly and Galen Reinholt won the June and July drawing.

Vice President Wayne Garrison thanked those who attended the recent National MOA rally in New York.  He cited Joe and Kelly Hochderffer for working on the First Aid committee. The next National will be held at Salt Lake City.

Margie again thanked Bob and Diane and adjourned the meeting at 1:50. Members lingered and enjoyed the house and conversation.

Bob Conley, Secretary