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2018 March Newsletter

Adam Mehlberg  | Published on 3/8/2018
Trailridge Runners 4WD Club Newsletter
Trailridge Runners 4WD Club
P.O. Box 1716 * Longmont, CO 80502

  March 2018 Newsletter

Club forum, email to forum@trr4wd.com, which will go to all TRR members
Club Business
Club Meeting
Wednesday March 14th, 6:30pm to 9:00pm - Meeting, Moose Lodge #1548, 2200 Pratt Street, Longmont, CO 80501. Open to all members and guests.

The lodge is one street west of main, between 21st and 23rd on Pratt Street. We'll be in the north hall. Folks who arrive early will need to enter at the main entrance, take the 2nd left, off the lobby, enter the middle hall and continue north to the north hall. The front door is a key card door but there is a button for the bar tenders to open the door. Those that arrive early can prop the door open on east side of the north hall so folks can park on the east side of the building and enter through that door.

Next Meeting:
6:00pm to 6:30pm - Social Time
6:30pm to 9:00pm - Meeting
  • Welcome guests.
  • Treasury amount and Fund amount.
  • Vote in any new members.
  • TRR Club Express update.
  • New/Other business.
  • TRR Trivia.
  • Update calendar of events. Leaders to inform club on changes made to the online calendar.
  • TRR Trivia results.
  • Close meeting.
Past Meeting Minutes
  • Welcomed guest Rob Beman.
  • Treasurers report was read. Fund report was read.
  • Club Express update. To send emails to all TRR members who have signed up for forums email to forum@trr4wd.com
  • Pennant orders for All 4 Fun. Contact Greg or Wanda.
  • Report on our annual VSA with the Boulder Ranger District for our annual volunteer projects.
  • TRR Trivia question was asked by Greg. (see article)
  • Need to have more members post on our Facebook page.
  • COA4WDCI 1st Q meeting report. Vic reported that there is a 2018 Raffle Vehicle, done by Big Horn. Special edition newsletter will be produced. Holy Cross City 4WD road will have a work project in July. Grand Mesa Jeep Club will be joining COA4WDCI again. Unser Racing was the entertainment. Vic represented our club well.
  • Gordon discussed the May 14-22 Utah trip to explore the Henry Mountains. Limit of eight vehicles, trip is full. Forum has been started.
  • TRR Trivia results. See article.
  • Report on Florence, Arizona trip.
  • Ladies lunch at Old Chicago on March 31 at 11:00am.
  • Motion to close meeting by Wanda Comeau and second by Vic Walter. Meeting adjourned.
Club News

TRRTALK / TRR Forums

The TRR Forum is on our Club Express page. Go to TRR Main page and login. Click your member section in the upper right and then click on your profile. Select the Froum link at the bottom to set your preferences and forums you want to join.
You can also send an email to forum@trr4wd.com, which will go to all TRR members.

Old List: Email TRRtalk-subscribe@yahoogroups.com from the email account where you wish to receive these emails. Please include your first and last name in the email so we can verify your membership status prior to approving your request to subscribe.

For questions on TRRTALK send an email to Gail Straty at WilyCoyot(at)aol.com or Brian Gilgren at bgilgren(at)yahoo.com with TRRTALK in the subject line

Club Refreshments

The following people are signed up to bring refreshments to the club meetings.
  • Mar – Marc & Jennifer Dominguez
  • Apr – David Tedder
  • May – Mike & Caroline Moore
  • Jun – James Henneke
  • Jul –
  • Aug - Matt & Carol Anne Schwall
  • Sep – Allen & Tammy Peterson
  • Oct – Linda & Roger Briden
  • Nov –
  • Dec - Vic Walter & Debbie Trever

TRR Trivia – March 2018

Last month’s multiple-part question was presented by Greg B.
Question:
1. What was the first production year for the Jeepster?
2. What was the last production year for the Jeepster Commando?
3. How many Jeepster Commandos do we have in the club?
4. Who owns each of these?

Answers:
1. 1948, specifically July 21, 1948
2. 1973
3. Three
4. Darrel/Judy T, Greg B, Allan P

It was decided that this question was worth 6 points, 1 each for the first 3 questions and 1 for each person identified as a Jeepster owner. Several people got some of these correct, so the points battle began in earnest with this one. Congratulations to Gordy H for getting 5 points; the only part he missed was the first question, which he answered 1949 rather than 1948. Gary B, Jim C, Karla H, Paula K, Richard H, James H, Brian G, Debbie T, and Vic W all received 3 points.

This month’s trivia will be brought to you by Gordy H, who holds the lead for 2018 with 5 points.

2018 Fee Free Days on Public Lands

April 21 - First Day of National Park Week - National Park Service
June 9 - National Get Outdoors Day - U.S. Forest Service
September 22 - National Public Lands Day – National Park Service/U.S. Forest Service
November 11 - Veterans Day - National Park Service, U.S. Forest Service (11th and 12th)
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