The Telephone Pioneer Family Campers meeting was held by Dave Hemmer, wagon master.
January 15, 2004 at Perkins Restaurant in Osseo.  Nineteen members present.
Old Business:
Spring Rally agenda was reviewed.  Hosts Roger and Kathy Hanson can plan their own
activities.  Last years agenda will be sent to them  to use as reference.
Fund Raiser:
Dave is requesting a fund raiser activity  at future rally's to build up the 2007 fund.
International Rally:
A Guide Line Booklet of rally procedures produced by the Sunshine Bell Club of Florida,
was handed out to the members.
Committees:
Dave has established the committees and chairpersons needed for the rally.
$3,000 has been secured as seed money from the Minnesota Chapter of Telecom Pioneers.
The loan will be interest free.
Members are encouraged to submit suggestions for future meeting locations.
Give suggestions to Dave.
Ginny Boom
Secretary

The Telephone Pioneer Family Campers meeting was called to order by
Dave Hemmer, Wagon master, August 16, 2003 at St. Cloud Campground
Lori and Pete Stunek, guests were introduced.
Thanks were given to: Hunsteads for Fleece Robe Donation
Kadlecs for Hosting Fall Camporee
Krohns for Sunday Breakfast
Mystery Trip Sept. 7-11. Carlsons, Hemmers, Leiers, Krohns,
Kadlecs, and Robokoffs will spend Sunday Sept. 7 at
Sauk Center City Campground. Mystery trip will travel on
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and returning home Thursday
Sept. 11. Only Marge and Zig Carlson know the details.
Door County Trip Sept.25-28. Hemmers, Babcocks, Booms, Leiers,
Krohns, and Carlsons will caravan to Wisconsin.
Thursday: 8:00AM leave from Lake Elmo for Bailey’s Grove Campground
Friday: AM -- tour shops and chapel
Friday: PM -- Fish Boil
Saturday: AM-- tour winery-- orchards
Evening-- Attend outdoor live play
Sunday: Goodbyes and travel home
Some members may travel along and motel it. If interested contact Dave Hemmer.
INTERNATIONAL RALLY: October 6-10 Columbus, Missouri
October 3 8:00 AM caravan leaves from Cabala's at Owatonna for Pella, Iowa
October 4 Tour Pella
October 5 Travel to Columbia
October 6,7,8,9 International Rally
October 10 Travel to Branson
October 11,12 Tour Branson
October 13,14 Travel and return home

Minnesota is going to bid for the 2007 International Rally. Dave is open to all ideas of how
to promote the bid and convince members to vote for Minnesota.

Family Campers are purchasing new shirts. The shirts will be Twill
material, Khaki color, with embroidered loon on one side. Names
are optional. Cost: Approximately $35. per shirt.

New Business:
Spring Camporee May 22-23, 2004 Jordon KOA Hosted by Roger and Kathy Hanson
Fall Camporee August 20-21, 2004 St. Croix Haven at Hinckley
Hosted by Ginny and Bob Boom and Kathy and Mike Kirchner

Dave appointed two permanent chairman positions.
One to Katie Bestgen for Here Dummy Game
One to Kathy Kirchner for the Cribbage Tournament
Meeting adjourned at 2:35pm.