August 2017 Meeting Minutes

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Meeting date: 
Thursday, August 3, 2017

August 03, 2017

Introductions

Patrick, Jim, Eagle, Max, Michael May, Aiden, Miah, Jeremiah, Mike, Eric, Mars, Spuds, Bob, Sterling, Felix, Alan, Rocko, Matt, Kenneth, Selene, Marcus, Justin, Steve, Jui, PJ, Peter, Michael, Brian

 

Old Business

Gear Night/15th anniversary/Monsoon Night – It was really fun.

Demos were great, thank you everyone who did demos.

Thank you Marcus and Justin for organizing.

Sisters of Perpetual Indulgance gave us a gift basket to auction or raffle or whatever we want. Please thank them.

Absolution is Saturday August 12th at Nutown.

KFC Fundraiser – they raised $600.00 It was a great show.

Pup Night – Not as well attended as usual because it was the same night as KFC.

There was a big puppy cuddle pile.

Discussion Night – CBT Thank you Michael May, Spuds and Jeremiah. Thank you Kenneth for hosting. It was a lot of fun.

Zrai had a naked movie day

Slave Jon passed away. – there will be a memorial at Anvil on the 20th.

Constitutional Convention did meet. There will be another meeting this month. They will send the new bylaws and they will be voted on in October.

 

New Business

Discussion Night

Moving the Discussion night to the week of 8/10

Body Modification 6

Diversity in the Leather Community  13

DIY Kink 7

Aftercare/Setting the Scene 20

Rope Play 13

Extreme BDSM 10

Camping – 18th, 19th, 20th. There will be more discussion on the website.

ALBAC – Fundraiser for 1 in 10. Will PboL make a donation as a group to assist and donate. Heaven and Hell themed. Nutown August 19th 9pm.

Kenneth will make a basket on behalf of PboL.

Wax a Bear – Last year we raised $3700 this year’s goal is $4000 – It will be November 18th.

Patrick and Brian will lead organizing.

Kenneth will organize the outing to Build a Bear for November 4th at 11 am.

Fundraising - We have been raising a lot of money the last few years and it is a risk for those who are helping us out by providing a paypal account to help us fundraise online. We need to figure out how to move forward. Many people put forward farious

Bob, Marcus, Patrick, Justin, Mars will form a committee to determine how to best handle these large sums of money and if we should become some kind of 501(c)

AZ Leather Run - There will be a hospitality suite and they need groups to host. Pup Max would like to spearhead hosting a hospitality suite at the AZ Leather Run. There will be alcohol in the suite, but we will not be handling the alchohol. They do not know what times are available. Eagle will post the available times to the forums.

Once he has done so, we will decide on who will help Max host and how much we are willing to spend.

Saturday September 7- 10th will be the run.

Pool Parties – Mike and PJ will host August 27th.

Mike’s B-day will be the last Thursday in August. There will be a fetish ball in Mesa at Club Red. 2nd of September. Mike will go to celebrate his birthday. Get your tickets early.

August 13th is Sunsplash golfland. Tickets are up for sale until the end of next week. $36.00. All you can eat BBQ.

Desert Leather Men are doing a run on Novmber 4-5th.

Southwest Boy Run will be October 19-22nd in Texas. Price is $32.00.

Tucson Pride – September 29th if anyone wants to attend. Probably will not be doing something in the parade.