AUGUST 2020

CLUB NEWS

CURRENT UPDATES-As of this writing we are now open with our regular business hours. However we are still restricted to 50 people maximum and social distancing is in effect. Bar stools are spaced out and the gaming room has Plexiglas dividers between the machines. Hand sanitizer and masks are available to anyone who wants them.




Pana Eagle's 2020-2021 Officers

Aerie: -Past Worthy President Phil Palmer, President Todd West, Vice President Don Price, Chaplain Leon Goff, Secretary Mark Denton, Treasurer Bill Schmitz, Conductor Todd Seaton, Inside Guard Jim Emerick, Outside Guard Mike Nochta. Aerie Trustees are Dwight Brown(C.O.B.), Steve Salsi, Steve Dean, Alex Dean and Buddy Brown. The Aerie Auditor is Denny Elmore.


Auxiliary: -Past Madam President Sheila Carroll, President Jeanne Biggs, Vice President Gloria Girrulat, Chaplain Deb Miller, Secretary Linda Miller, Treasurer Susie Berninger, Conductor Martha Edwards, Inside Guard Kay Goff. Auxiliary Trustees are Leah Koontz, Phyllis Elmore and Sharon Cross. The Auxiliary Auditor is Denny Elmore.




Dues-If you have not paid your dues this year, you have been dropped from membership. Please consider re-enrolling. In addition to the regular dues, there is a $10 re-enrollment fee for the Aerie and a $15 re-enrollment fee for the Auxiliary.

Easter Eggtravaganza-After a long delay due to the pandemic, the Easter Extravaganza was held on Saturday, June 27th. It was a great success and was live streamed on our Facebook page. The Events Committee would like to thank all of the sponsors who donated prizes and to everyone who helped make it happen. The committee recently made $500 donations to both AAMP in Pana and to the Illinois State Eagle Education Fund. They are planning for next year to be bigger and better than ever! Thank you Events Committee for all of your hard work and your dedication to our club.

By-Laws Changes-Due to the closing of the club in March, we were unable to finish the readings and voting on the By-laws and House Rules changes. When we had our first meeting after re-opening on June 16th, we had to start over and had the first reading on that day. The second reading was held during the regular meeting on Tuesday, July 7th, with the third and final reading held at the regular meeting on Tuesday, July 21st. Discussion was held on the night of the third reading and we voted to accept the changes.By-Laws being changed/updated are 2.6, 3.4, 4.1, 5.1, 5.4.2, 5.3, 6.1, 6.4, 8.2, 9.2, 9.4 and 13.4.






Summer Tournaments/Events


*Sunday Mixed Doubles Pool tournament has resumed. Start time is 3pm.

*Sunday Night Bingo has resumed.

*Monday Night Pool tournament will resume on July 6th at 7pm.

*Tuesday Night Ladies Pool tournament will resume on July 14th at 6pm.

*Wednesday Night Cards has resumed. Start time is 6pm.

*Thursday Night Horseshoes has resumed. Sign up starts at 6pm and we start throwing at 7pm.

*Friday Night Bean Bags has begun! Sign up starts at 6pm and we start throwing at 7pm.

*We have tentatively scheduled our annual Lawnmower Poker Run for Saturday, October 10th.

* Our 35th Anniversary Party is scheduled for Saturday, October 24th. More details to follow.


Please check our Facebook page for updates as they occur. (Pana Eagles Aerie #4109).




Eagle of the Year -Alex Dean!-President Todd West has awarded Alex Dean the Eagle of the Year Award for the 2019-2020 year. Alex has always gone above and beyond in helping to support our club. He is running events, doing repairs, helping with receptions and always volunteering his time to help our club. Congratulations Alex, your award is well deserved!

Sick and Ailing/Sympathy Cards- If you know of someone who needs a card expressing sympathy, get well, thinking of you, or just an encouraging word, please contact Gloria Girrulat and she will see that they get one. You can call or text her at 217-825-1961. Thank you.

Pana Eagle's Facebook-Check out our Facebook page at Pana Eagles Aerie #4109!! If you have anything you would like posted on our page, contact Alex Dean or Lisa Schmitz at the club.

Newsletter -If anyone has anything they would like to have in the monthly newsletter (either the printed version or online), please have it ready and turned in by the second meeting each month. Thank You...Mark

THANK YOU! -Thank you to all of the individuals and committees that donate their time and effort to help our club. Your efforts are greatly appreciated.