Ralph L Barsanti Memorial Post 265
Anderson Island, Washington
Monthly General Meeting Minutes
Ralph Barsanti General Meeting 12 September 2020
*** The original minutes were lost in a technology crash. These are written as remembered***
1st Vice Commander Paul Smith opened the meeting at 1000
Pledge of Allegiance
Paul Smith- 1st Vice
Andy Knudson- 2nd Vice
Erin Cooper -Adjutant
Duane Anders- Chaplain
Carl Todd- Service Officer
Ray Mohr- Historian
Darrell Beck- Bingo Manager
Quilts of Valor – Barbra Knudson
Quilts awarded to:
John Bezusko (Marine)
Richard Throm Jr. (Army)
Geoffrey Fale (Army)
Peter Yohann (Marine)
Every Tuesday at 10:00am at community center. Food will be from crock instead of soup, homemade pastries.
1st Vice Commander Paul Smith- Renew membership for 2021. Bingo sponsorship list is on hold until Bingo is back.
2nd Vice Commander Andy Knudson- Annual picnic is October 22- Historical society is not allowing gatherings. We are looking at different options.
Adjutant Erin Cooper- Our total renewal membership is at 38%.
Bingo Manager Darrell Beck - Tentative date /approval to restart Bingo is dependent on the governor’s direction to move into phase 3 of COVID-19 response
Service Officer Carl Todd- Nothing new to report
Café 265 Every Tuesdays at 10:00am. Social Distancing is maintained
22 July (tentative) Bingo reopening
1st Vice Commander closes meeting with a moment of silence to remember 9-11 and those that lost their lives as a consequence of that day and the sacrifices made afterwards.
Our mailing address is: American Legion Post 265
11019 Country Club Drive
Anderson Island, WA 98303-8649
Post 265 is a 501(c)19 non-profit organization