2005-05-25

ROYAL ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY OF CANADA
PRINCE GEORGE CENTRE
7365 Tedford Road
Prince George, BC
V2N 6S2

General Meeting Minutes

Date: May 25, 2005
Location: PGAO 7365 Tedford Road

Chairperson: Brian Battersby
Recording Secretary: Glen Harris
Executives Present: Brian, Glen, Wayne, Gil
Members Present: Jim Arnold, Greg, Art, Bob Klick, Bob Nelson, Glenn Zulkhe
Guests Present: Dr. Patrick Mann, Mike Kohut

Meeting called to order at 9:10 p.m.

1. Previous Meeting Minutes
No minutes were circulated.

2. Treasurer’s Report:
As of May 25, 2005
Club Account Balance $3380.39 Gaming Account Balance $17388.71

3. Correspondence
Hugh Kennedy’s address change, City of Prince George application for 2005/06 Fall/Winter Leisure and Education Guide

4. Old Business
Brian summarized the business end of the General Assembly. See Alan Whitman’s summary attached (GA 2005 Summary)

5. New Business
The polar alignment scope will be ordered for the CG5 mount.

6. Upcoming Events
May 27 Tour 9:00 pm 25 kids
May 28 Tour 9:00 pm 80 Girl Guides
June 4 ~5:30 pm Viewing season windup potluck barbeque

6. Upcoming Events (continued)
Open Houses Member’s Nights
May 27 Brian May 28 Glen

Meeting adjourned at 9:40 pm

7. Presentation
UNBC’s Dr. Patrick Mann prior to the business meeting presented a lecture on Computational Physics.