Chamber of Commerce Fun after Five

April 30, 2014

FOLB was on display in a front row seat at the April 24 Fun after Five event sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce.  Lady Bird Johnson Golf Club hosted the event which drew over 200 members of the local C of C and their guests.  FOLB’s goals in participating are to raise FOLB visibility in the community and highlight our Junior Golf Program and Fund Raising.  On hand to support the FOLB cause was the Regional Champion FHS Girl’s Golf Team represnted by Leanne Shackelford, Katelyn Zuberbueler, Lorin Flores, Kaytlen James, Kristen Payne.  The FOLB  booth sported the new FOLB Banner and also a popular door prize raffle.  The winner, Andrew McGown will enjoy golf for two and lunch on the house with our Director of Golf,  Alan Wooley, PGA.

 

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2014 Officers

March 19, 2014

The Board of Directors of FOLB announces the officers and committee chairman for 2014:

Chairman, Board of Directors: Jerry Fischer
President: to be named later in the year
Vice President: Mark Seitz
Secretary: Ron Moerbe
Treasurer: Ann Armentrout

Buzz Roye, Chairman, Junior Golf Committee
Ron Moerbe, Chairman, Green Committee
Jimmy Lukacs, Chairman, Handicap Committee


2014 General Membership Meeting

February 12, 2014

Join us for the 2014 FOLB General Membership Meeting

Tuesday, February 4, 2014
Cardinal Room
Lady Bird Club House
7 PM

AGENDA:

1. CALL TO ORDER
2. MINUTES OF 2013 GEN MEMBERSHIP MEETING (attached)
3. TREASURER’S REPORT
4. UPDATE 2013
5. CITY MANAGER
6. FOLB Board Strategic Planning Jerry Fischer
Board meetings:
FOLB Foundation:
Standing Committees:
Junior Golf:
Green Committee:
Handicap Committee:
Web site:
Chamber of Commerce:
USGA site visits:
Bag tags:
Annual Report to City Council:
7. ELECTION OF BOARD OF DIRECTORS: Leonard Bentch
Bylaws: may elect up to 15 members: 6 positions open
Current board members with unexpired terms:
Armentrout, Bentch, Chase, Fischer, Gold, Moerbe, Reeh, Roye, Seitz,
Nominations: Joe Kammlah, Anna Marie Kluber
8. JUNIOR GOLF: Buzz Roye, Chairman, Junior Golf Committee
Status of Junior Golf: Ed Dickens, PGA
Joe Kammlah: Optimist Junior Golf Championship
Mark Seitz: Junior Golf Caddy Program
Ron Moerbe: Teaching Facility
9. STATE OF GOLF: Director of Golf, Alan Wooley, PGA
10. NEW/OTHER BUSINESS:
10. ADJOURN


GREENS AND GRAPES GOLF EVENT

July 25, 2011

FOLB IS WORKING WITH THE HWY 290 WINERY ASSOCIATION AND THE FREDERICKSBURG CVB TO SPONSOR A NEW EVENT COMBINING GOLF AND WINE TOURS.  THIS EVENT WILL BE THE FIRST OF ITS KIND, USING THE SYNERGY OF OUR LOCAL WINERIES AND OUR BEAUTIFUL LADY BIRD GOLF COURSE TO BRING MORE VISITORS TO TOWN.  SCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 3 AND 4, THE FIRST ANNUAL GREENS AND GRAPES GOLF EVENT WILL ALSO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF OTHER SEASONAL ACTIVITIES:  CHRISTMAS PARADE, CHRISTMAS MARKET, WEINACHTEN, THE HISTORICAL SOCIETY TOUR OF HOMES, AND MORE.  EACH ENTRANT WILL PLAY IN A UNIQUE GOLF SCRAMBLE ON SATURDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 3.  AT 2 PM, COACHES WILL TAKE GOLFERS AND SPOUSES ON A GUIDED TOUR OF SOME OF OUR MOST FAMOUS WINERIES.  AN ALTERNATIVE WINE TOUR ON SUNDAY, DECEMBER 4 BEGINNING AT 12 NOON WILL ALSO BE PROVIDED.  SUNDAY MORNING, DECEMBER 4, FOLB WILL SPONSOR A BRUNCH AND AWARDS CEREMONY AT LADY BIRD GOLF CLUB CARDINAL ROOM.

PAR 3 POKER, CATERED FOOD ON THE GOLF COURSE, TASTINGS OF WINES WILL FURTHER ENHANCE THIS UNIQUE EVENT.

STAY TUNED FOR FURTHER DETAILS!


GENERAL MEMBERSHIP NOTICE AND PROPOSED BYLAWS AMENDMENTS

January 21, 2011

FOLB GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING 2011

SEE PROPOSED BYLAWS AMENDMENTS BELOW.  CURRENT BYLAW IN RED.  PROPOSED BYLAW IN GREEN

TUESDAY JANUARY 25, 2011      7 PM

CARDINAL ROOM, LADY BIRD JOHNSON GOLF CLUB

GUEST SPEAKER:  ALAN WOOLEY, PGA, DIRECTOR OF GOLF

AGENDA:

CALL TO ORDER

READING OF MINUTES GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING MARCH 11, 2010

TREASURER’S REPORT

GUEST SPEAKER:

ALAN WOOLEY, PGA, DIRECTOR OF GOLF:  “PLANS FOR LADY BIRD, WITH TIME FOR QUESTIONS”

INTRODUCED BY GARY NEFFENDORF, CITY MANAGER

FOLB OVERVIEW: POWERPOINT PRESENTATION

OLD BUSINESS

FOLB FOUNDATION

RATIFY FOLB FOUNDATION BYLAWS

CONSIDER AMENDMENTS TO BYLAWS

FOLB

CONSIDER AMENDMENTS TO BYLAWS

ELECTION OF BOARD MEMBERS (4)

NOMINATED:  ANNA MARIE KLUBER, JIM DREWITZ, JOE KAMMLAH

NEW BUSINESS

PARTNERSHIP WITH LGA/MGA/SSMGA

DUES STRUCTURE ($5 FOR FOLB BAG TAG, THE REMAINDER INTO FOUNDATION)

SINGLE    $20

COUPLE  $30

IF MEMBER OF LGA/MGA/SSMGA    $10

FUTURE OF FOLB

ADVISORY/RECOMMENDATIONS/OVERSIGHT

ANNUAL REPORT TO CITY COUNCIL

VOLUNTEER WORK

FUND RAISING

FOCUS?

PROGRAMS

EQUIPMENT

EDUCATION

OTHER

OTHER BUSINESS

ADJOURNMENT

FOLB PROPOSED CHANGES TO THE BYLAWS:

FOLB FOUNDATION:

  1. Article III:  Board of Directors
    1. Section 3.1:  Number, Election, and Term:  The Board of Directors shall consist of 5 persons.    The term for each Director shall be 3 years.  A Director may serve for 3 successive terms.  The Directors shall be elected by the members at the annual general membership meeting.
    2. 

Proposed Amendment:

Section 3.1:  Number, Election, and Term:  The Board of Directors of FOLB will serve as the Board of Directors of FOLB Foundation.  At such time is determined by the Board of Directors, and ratified by the General Membership, the General Membership of FOLB FOUNDATION may elect a Board of Directors specific to FOLB FOUNDATION, which will then assume all the responsibilities and authority for operating FOLB FOUNDATION.

  1. Article IV:  Officers
    1. Section 4.1 Number, Election and Term.  The officers of the corporation shall be President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer.  These officers shall be chosen by the Board of Directors.  The Board of Directors may elect such other officers with such titles and duties as it may determine are appropriate.  The term of office shall be two years.

Proposed amendment:

Section 4.1:  Number, Election, and Term.  The duly elected officers of FOLB will also serve as officers of FOLB Foundation.  These officers shall be President, Vice President, Secretary, and Treasurer.  The Board of Directors may elect such other officers with such titles and duties as it may determine are appropriate.  The term of office shall be two years.  At the time that FOLB FOUNDATION elects its own Board of Directors, these Directors shall elect the officers as set forth in the bylaws.

  1. Section 4.7 Treasurer.  The Treasurer shall have the custody of the corporate funds and securities, shall keep full and accurate accounts of receipts and disbursements in books belonging to the Corporation, shall deposit all moneys in the name and to the credit of the Corporation in such depositories as may be designated by the Board of Directors and shall perform such other duties as the Board of Directors may prescribe.  The Treasurer shall disburse the funds of the Corporation as may be ordered by the Board, taking proper vouchers for such disbursements and shall render to the President and Directors, at the regular meetings of the Board, or whenever they may require it, an account of all his transactions as treasurer and of the financial condition of the Corporation.
  2. 

PROPOSED AMENDMENT:

Section 4.7 Treasurer.  The Treasurer shall have the custody of the corporate funds and securities, shall keep full and accurate accounts of receipts and disbursements in books belonging to the Corporation, shall deposit all moneys in the name and to the credit of the Corporation in such depositories as may be designated by the Board of Directors and shall perform such other duties as the Board of Directors may prescribe.  The Treasurer shall disburse the funds of the Corporation as may be ordered by the Board, taking proper vouchers for such disbursements and shall render to the President and Directors, at the regular meetings of the Board, or whenever they may require it, an account of all his transactions as treasurer and of the financial condition of the Corporation.  Further, the Treasurer will maintain a general ledger and create financial statements as is required specific for FOLB FOUNDATION so that no monies, accounts, assets, or payables of FOLB FOUNDATION will become comingled with the monies, accounts, assets, or payables of FOLB, INC.

FOLB

  1. Article IV:  Board of Directors

Section 4.1:  Number, election, and term:   Number, Election, and Term:  The Board of Directors shall consist of at least 7 but no more than 10 persons.  Directors shall be elected each year at the annual meeting of the Active Members.  The term for each Director shall be 3 years.  One third of the Directors shall be elected each year.  A Director may serve for 3 successive terms.

Proposed amendment:

Section 4.1 Number, election, and term:  In addition to the Board of Directors elected by the General Membership, the President of each of the organized golf associations (Men’s Golf Association, Ladies Golf Association, and Super Seniors Men’s Golf Association) or his/her representative shall serve as a member of the Board of Directors with all the privileges and responsibilities of the other members of the Board of Directors including the right to vote.

  1. Section 4.9 Ex-officio Members.  The following persons shall be designated Ex-officio members of the Board of Directors:  Director of City Parks and Recreation, Head Golf Professional at Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Golf course, Golf Course Superintendent, Director of the CVB, President of the Chamber of Commerce and the Presidents of Men’s Golf Association, Super Senior Men’s Golf Association, and the Ladies’ Golf Association.  Ex-officio members shall participate in all discussions and have access to all documents of the Board of Directors, but shall not vote, unless the person occupying the Ex-officio position is elected to the Board of Directors by the General Membership.
  2. 

Proposed Amendment:

Section 4.9:  Ex-Officio Members.  The following persons shall be designated Ex-officio members of the Board of Directors:  Director of Golf, Head Golf Professional at Lady Bird Johnson Municipal Golf Course, Golf Course Superintendent, Director of the CVB and President of the Chamber of Commerce.  Ex-officio members shall participate in all discussions and have access to all documents of the Board of Directors, but shall not vote.