April 2021

 

SUNDAY hikes start at 2:30 P.M. go approx. 5 miles, and last approx. 1 ½ to 2 Hours.

TUESDAY hikes REVERT TO 7:00 p.m.,

go approx. 3 miles, and last approx. 1 hour.

HIKES START ON TIME COME EARLY!

 

WITH THE HIKES OPEN AGAIN TO GUESTS, BE SURE TO REFER THEM TO THE WEBSITE, stpaulhike.com,

FOR MEMBERSHIP FORMS AND OTHER INFORMATION ABOUT THE CLUB

APRIL BIRTHDAYS

Happy Birthday to: Helen Loseleben – 04/01

Leslie Mowery – 04/09,

Charlotte Svobodny -04/15

Barb Fitzpatrick – 04/21

 

ANNUAL MEETING NEWS
About 20 people who were able to join the Zoom meeting. Phyllis Swenson resigned as Membership Director. (Thank you for your years of service!) Rose Nelson is taking over that position. The Publicity Director job has been renamed and duties are being split up. The change required an amendment to the Club’s Constitution. Bernie Wildes will be doing the Trailblazer. The rest ---TBD.

 

WHO’S WHO ON THE BOARD NOW

President – Bob Tholkes

Treasurer – Vicky Beutel

Secretary – Sara Backlund

Communications Director – Bernadette (Bernie) Wildes

Membership Director – Rose Nelson

Mileage Director – Rick Nelson

Social Director – Barb Fitzpatrick

Scheduling Director – Sharon Heaton

Webmaster – Nancy Duffrin

 

THE NEXT BOARD MEETING

Will be held: Monday, June 14, 2021, 6:30 p.m. - format to be determined.

 

WARNING!!! DUES ARE PAST DUE!!!

The membership rate is: $15.00/year for the paper copy of the Trailblazer. It’s $7.00/year when you receive the Trailblazer by email. Mail your dues checks to: Rose Nelson, 2393 Eldridge Ave. E, North St. Paul, MN 55109

 

NEW MEMBER(S)

Thomas Morgan,  St. Paul, MN 55105, 

Barbara Shank,  St. Paul, MN 55105,

Darlene Heiskary,  St. Paul, MN 55117, 

Susan Brink,  Mahtomedi, MN 55115, 

Mary Lynn Mauer,  Maplewood, MN 55109, 

Tom & Kendra Still,  Hudson WI 54016, 

THE NEW PEOPLE YOU SEE ARE NOT ALWAYS GUESTS-THEY COULD BE NEW MEMBERS!

 

Club’s history on April 29th at 7 p.m. on Zoom. Bob Tholkes, Pat Hustings and Janice Quick (former member) will be on the panel. The link will be sent to members under separate email. BE SURE TO SAVE THE LINK IF YOU WANT TO WATCH!

 

The Centennial magazines are still available from Bob Tholkes, 763-913-4453. They will also be available at our July Picnic & Centennial celebration. (Governor’s orders & God willing!)

 

THIS MONTH IN HISTORY

Many Hiking Club members saw action in WWII but only one of them was killed. He entered the U.S. Army in 1942 and PFC Charles M. Kuhlman was killed, by a sniper, in action on April 25, 1945 in Czechoslovakia.