Agricultural Society Meet in Elk Point
The E1k Point Agricultural Society held a successful meetÂing Thursday, August 3rd in the Court Room, chaired by president Larry Babcock, with twenÂty six members present.
Minutes of the January 6th organizational meeting and those of subsequent Building ComÂmittee meetings were read and moved for adoption.
Barry Goldberg reported for the Building Committee that the arena is progressing well. The roof at the west end is not completed due to a delay in in block work. The waiting room is under construction, with elecÂtrical and plumbing installatiÂons roughed in.
The purpose of t h e meeting was to estimate financial needs to complete the structure, and during a serious discussion the various requirements were outÂlined. Following this a motion was passed that the Finance ComÂmittee investigate me a n s by which, a substantial loan may be obtained.
Committees w e r e set up at this meeting, with chairmen named, who will enlist their own committee members: FiÂnance Chairman â Dr. Charles Anderson; Official Opening Chairman â Dr. David Didow; Booth Committee Chairman â Albert Boratynec; Publicity â Velma Andrishak; Ice ScheduÂle â to be determined later; Agricultural Committee â PeÂter Ference and Dave BeckÂman.
The following motions were passed:
(1) That the District AgriculÂturist be invited to work one day per week in Elk Point.
(2) That Walter Saranchuk be appointed auditor, subject to the approval of the department.
(3) That the Society's year end be December 31. - The meeting was adjourned on a motion from the floor.