Hope to see everyone at the meeting. Wayne
and Patty Humbird will show pictures from
the St. Pete Shell Show. Wanda Coker has a
Special Surprise Shell program planned.
March 6, 2007, 7:00 pm
Food provided by: everyone
CALL TO ORDER: The February 6, 2007 meeting of the Sea Shell Searchers was called to order by Vice-President Wanda Coker. Members
were welcomed and guests introduced. Wayne Humbird mentioned that the projector is working. The Sohoton Cave video bought by the shell
club was shown.
SECRETARYS REPORT: April minutes were approved as mailed out in the newsletter.
TREASURERS REPORT: Patty Humbird reported a balance
Newsletter: Patty Humbird Newsletter is on the web
Field Trips: Darwin Alder Quintana get-together is February 17 with a menu of Creole, Gumbo and Hot Dogs planned.
Motion made and passed for the club to donate money for the food.
Hospitality: Freida White Passed the list for food.
Historian: Irene Norris No report
Exhibits: Dean Harris No report.
Auction: Wayne Humbird the auction will be held at Jamboree May 07, is taking donations
Programs: Wanda Coker no comment
Shell Show Wanda Coker & Patty Humbird reported on plans for the shell show
Jamboree Update given by Wanda Coker & Patty Humbird. $50.00 fee will cover all meals.
Bob & Betty Lipe will be guest speakers and Judges for the Single Specimen Shell Show.
Dealers will be allowed a single table
Save our Beach Association Presentation, Shells and Shelling, Feb 17, 2:00 PM, at Surfside City Hall, Dean Harris and Tina
Petway volunteered to do a presentation.
Nominating Committee Patty Humbird, Leslie Crnkovic and Lori Sipple volunteered.
SeaSpace will be held March 31-April 1
Houston Shell Club Auction is Saturday March 3rd at 11:00 am at the Emanuel Lutheran Church on 306 E. 15th Street.
Rusti Stover asked for donations for the Goodie Bags. A design for the bags was discussed.
Brazoria County Fair in October, see Wayne Humbird if interested
2007 COA in Convention Portland, Oregon, August 1-5
2008 COA Convention San Antonio, Texas, July 6-10 at the Crown Plaza Hotel. Wanda Coker gave an extensive report about
preparations for the COA.
ADJOURNMENT: Motion made by Patty Humbird, seconded by Rusti Stover to adjourn. Motion passed.
PROGRAM: American Samoa given by Al and Marilyn McCuiston
Editors note: I am not
including tide charts. For
current charts see:
If you have a COA convention
T-shirt which you do not wear
and would like to give it to a
good cause, Patty and Wanda
are collecting them for a
Wayne Humbird still has a
few spaces left in the
Jamboree auction. Please
help him fill those empty
spaces. He needs specimen
Sea Shell Searchers of Brazoria County
400 College Blvd.
Clute, TX 77531