11 members attended: 9 Baronage/officers/deputies/champions; 2 members of the populace
The last Sunday of this month, the 26th, is the Exploration Place presentation on arms, armor and archery. There is a tentative date for a presentation at McConnell in October for Saturday the 12th. This is only tentative and may change. Details are being arranged. Those who participated in fighter practice and demos at Exploration Place since last May have been invited by Exploration Place to a volunteer appreciation event.
Two Vatavians have proposals currently at the Kingdom level. It was announced that a new Vatavian order is planned. It will recognize those who make things fun. The proposed name and badge paperwork will be done this month.
There will be two BUSH classes this month: the 22nd on black work presented by Lady Catlin and the 29th on T-tunics. Other future classes and possible classes were mentioned. A new person expo will be scheduled in the new future.
Reports were sent in from the Exchequer who reported a balance of about $15,000; and, the Chronicler who stated the Dragonflyre deadline for this month will be May 8th. It was noted that issues with yahoo.com was causing problems for some officers on communication.
Archery practice is being held at the Maize location. Once days are longer and warmer Thursday evening practice will resume. Sunday practice starts at noon. It will commence earlier when high summer temperatures begin. It was proposed to change from using hay bales to S-frame target holders. Advantages of the change were discussed in detail.
New officers were reminded to make sure that their contact information is available to the Chronicler and Web Minister as soon as possible upon taking office. This is also necessary at the Kingdom level. Contact information should be checked by both the outgoing officer and the new officer as it may not be immediately changed.
The Baronage and Seneschal thanked all for their help over the last two weekends of April at the Spring Renaissance Festival and the Champions’ event.
The meeting adjourned.