SCCLA Business Meeting Minutes
Date: August 3, 2006
Time: 7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Location: BDF Center
Meeting Moderator (July - Sept.): Lance
Meeting Scribe (July - Sept ): Wyatt
Requests from Guests: (for help/participation from sccla)
Kinky Karnival - Wyatt (for Zifra)
October 21, 2006 @ Edges
SCCLA Participation would equal:
run a karnival game booth (funds raised will be shared)
1 volunteer for 1.5 hours to serve as event staff
1 raffle prize donation
1 fantasy to be performed between 6-7 pm that eve.
We agreed that we can commite to everything except the fantasy. The Karnival game will be our "Wheel Of Torture". Wyatt to contact Zifra to see if this is acceptable.
smO Folsom Fringe committee requested that SCCLA provide the presentation of colors. Loren has agreed to take lead on this.
Membership Report - Wyatt
24 members, $240 in dues was turned over to Loren
Membership cards have been printed (Omega has them)
Position of Membership coordinator has been turned over to Omega
Treasury Report - Loren
We currently have between $1300 and 1,600 in our account. Loren has found what might be a 2-300 discrepency in the accounts which she will investigate.
General Fund: $780.78
Operating Fund: $813.81
Travel Fund: $65.33
BofA has changed the type of account we have and is now charging us $12/month. Loren will investigate to see if we can find some way to eliminate this in the future.
We need a Business Meeting Moderator for September - no volunteers
ACLC Contest Opening Fantasy July 22 - Wyatt/Lance (for Hilary)
Bob and Joan won the titles, SCCLA Fantasy was awesome! great feedback
Community Picnic July 15, 2006 - Lance
new location worked well, more private, about 20 showed up, everyone had a great time.
We may be operating on an old model where we had to worry too many folks showing up. We may want to consider a more open model for next year in which we are less restrictive in RSVP requirement and post the location.
Edges Demos July 29, 2006 - Lance
Good feedback on Demos from Edges and attendees. Edges is intersted in doing this again in the future
Update on LLW Cocktail Party 8/12 - Wyatt (for Hilary)
No SCCLA Cocktail Party at this year LLW
Bar Schmooze is tomorrow, Friday 8/4 - 9pm at Renegades - Kevin & Andy will host
Dinner Schmooze is next Thurs 8/10 - 8pm at House of pizza - Stephanie
Leather Weekend Nov. 3-5, 2006 - Dave C.
Dave trying to align demos, classes to involved the 4 elements
Potential demos/class suggestions:
Loren/Jeff T.: fire play (fire)
Domina: piss play (water)
Omega: water torture (water)
Travis: casket (earth)
Seth: breath control (wind)
Stephanie will approach Gayle Rubin about a class on leather history
Vendor Fair: Lance - 3 responses
Weekend Guide: Kevin - which will include munches, local clubs, advertising.
Show Sound: Dave L. (to be confirmed)
Show Video: ?
Rubber leather pride braclets - Lance
we agreed to purchase 150 (@ $1.44 each) out of the operating fund. 50 will be allocated to give to members. 100 for sale at $5 each. Profits will go to SCCLA.
Leather Archives - Lance
A request was posted to interview folks in the community 15 or more years.
Members suggested that Dave C. and Wyatt agree to contact Rick about being interviewed on the queer southbay leather community. If anyone else is interested please contact: Rick Storer @ firstname.lastname@example.org
who will bring snacks next month? none
who will bring beverages next month? none