Richmond Dive Club – September 2022 Membership Meeting
Tuesday, September 13, 2022
Meeting held at O’Toole’s Restaurant and Pub Forest Hill Ave. Richmond and Virtually via Zoom.
Club President, Jim Dacey began the meeting at 6:58 pm.
o Debi Moir is heading to Roatan at the end of September
o Robert Siemers is recently back from Bonaire
o Reenie Kennedy is planning a trip to Bonaire
o Mark Easter recently dove the Blue Heron Bridge and did Goliath Grouper dives in Jupiter, FL. He also just returned from diving the St. Lawrence River in Canada with temperatures at 74 degrees, top to bottom.
o Ivan is headed to Beaufort to dive with Discovery Divers.
o Sunday, 9/18. Member Appreciation Day
o Members Only Raffle
THANKS TO OUR BOD
o $20 per ticket.
o Online sales only
o Sales active through 9/16.
o Drawing to be held at noon during 9/18 Diver Day
o Prizes donated by our corporate sponsors
▪ Set of personal dive gear (Mask, Snorkel, Boots, Fins) - Fluvanna Dive Center
▪ 2 – Layperson Airway Management Courses – Brunswick Scuba
▪ 2 – Individual Discover Scuba Courses, Air/ Nitrox fill card for 25 air fills or 15 Nitrox fills, Sealife Sportdiver Underwater Smartphone Housing for iPhone/ Android – The Dive Shop
▪ 20 punch air fill card, Perfect Buoyancy Specialty Class, Free Regulator Service, Mares SMB/ Spool Kit – Tri City Scuba
o Corporate: 6
o Family: 32
o Individual: 63
Board Members Needed For Next Year
o Vice President
Business meeting ended at 7:14 pm.
o Bill Sawyer of Fluvana Dive Center provided an excellent and informative presentation on what to look for in the dive gear you purchase and how best to care for and service your equipment.
The next meeting will be held on October 11, 2022, at O’Toole’s Restaurant and Pub at 7 pm, with the meeting also broadcast virtually on Zoom.