Fall Cleanup – Rescheduled to Sunday Nov 4

Rescheduled due to weather:
November 4, 2018 11:00 am
MN STH-56 and Dakota County 86
29195 Randolph Blvd, Randolph, MN 55065-9768
Take US-52 south from St. Paul toward Rochester, then MN-56 south, about 5 miles, to the gas station on the right.
Meet up in Randolph, MN at 11:00 AM and volunteer some time to help clean up our section of Adopt-A-Highway then cruise with us through the Cannon Valley and into Red Wing for lunch at The Smokin’ Oak Rotisserie & Grill.
Boots, long pants, gloves, and hats are recommended. MN DOT provides safety vests and bags.
Volunteers welcome, so bring family and friends.Lunch In Red Wing is FREE for MN Saab Club members who work, after the cleanup. Is your membership current?
Log-in and check at https://mnsaab.club/login/ ..
Not an offical member? Join at https://mnsaab.club/plans/membership/

Spring Cleanup and Cruise

April 29, 2018 11:00 am WEATHER PERMITTING
MN STH-56 and Dakota County 86
29195 Randolph Blvd, Randolph, MN 55065-9768
Take US-52 south from St. Paul toward Rochester.

Highway cleanup, free lunch, and spring cruise.

Meet at our section of Adopt-a-Highway at 11:00 AM. Boots, long pants, gloves, and hats are recommended. MN DOT provides safety vests and bags. Volunteers welcome, so bring family and friends.

There’s still snow in the ditches but we’ll be checking conditions beforehand. Stay tuned for a new date if it’s still too wet on the 29th.

Lunch at Little Oscars is FREE for MN Saab Club members who work, after the cleanup. Is your membership current?
Log-in and check at https://mnsaab.club/login/ ..
Not an offical member? Join at https://mnsaab.club/plans/membership/

From there we’ll drive one of Braedon’s famous river valley routes and stop for pictures somewhere along the way. Remember, clean Saabs make for fantastic photos!

Board of Directors nomination deadline: March 6, 2018

The next regular meeting of the Minnesota Saab Club will be the first Thursday in April. The April meeting is when we hold our Board of Directors election. Please submit your nominations in writing by March 6, to secretary@mnsaab.club.  You must be an active club Member to nominate or vote, so please check that you can log in here and that your membership is not expired.  You can join or renew at the next meeting, or any time before that online.

Seats up for election this year: President, Treasurer, Director.

No July Meeting

We recently changed to a bimonthly schedule, so there is no membership meeting in July.  Watch this space for an announcement of another new location for the first Thursday in August.

Bylaws amended

The Board voted to adopt amended Bylaws.

Notable changes from 2008:

  • Board of 5, up from 4 (4.01)
  • Two-year terms, overlapping (5.01)
  • Directors must pay dues (4.02)
  • Anyone removed for cause is no longer eligible for membership (3.01, 3.05)

A new chapter

At our regular membership meeting on December 8, 2016, Chris Luick was removed from his office as President for cause, by a unanimous vote of the members present. He no longer has any association with the Club.

Read the minutes.

The Board now consists of:

    • President: Greg Abbott
    • Vice President: Jack Sabba
    • Secretary: James Hickstein
    • Treasurer: Scott Benson

Their terms expire with the annual Board election at the April meeting. Nominations must be submitted at least 30 days in advance.