"CHESAPEAKE FRATERNAL ORDER OF POLICE LODGE 9"
CHESAPEAKE FRATERNAL ORDER OF POLICE LODGE 9 110 Kempsville Road, Chesapeake VA 23320 July 2007 Lodge Phone: 757-547-1488 Web: www.chesapeakefop.com E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org NEWS AND INFORMATION FOR ITS MEMBERS THE VOICE OF ALL LAW ENFORCEMENT IN CHESAPEAKE Chesapeake Fraternal Order of Police, Lodge #9, Inc., is a member of the Virginia State Lodge FOP and the Grand Lodge Fraternal Order of Police 2007 Lodge Board President: Jack Bider 1 st Vice President: Ronnie Young 2nd Vice President: Rick White Secretary: Jim O’Sullivan Treasurer: Jeff Sloan Financial Secretary: Tommy Kullman Sgt. At Arms: Charlie Slocum Chaplain: Mike Rushak Director: Bob Downing Past President: Doug Anderson Trustee: Gene Klemp Trustee: Sam Palmer Trustee: Marty Williams Trustee: Vickie Brideau Trustee: Tori Blake IN THIS ISSUE 1. FOP #9 Crab Feast 2. New Members 3. Lodge Officer Elections 4. 2007 Lodge Meetings 5. Remodeling of Lodge 6. Chaplains Corner 7. National FOP Conference August 12th 8. Our Sponsors FOP LODGE #9 ANNUAL CRAB FEAST Please Come Out and Support Your Lodge FOP Lodge Hall – 110 Kempsville Road All You Can Eat Steamed Crabs, Hamburgers & Hot Dogs Keg Beer, Ice Tea & Lemonade Adults - $20 in Advance, $25 at the Door Kids age 10 to 16 - $10 Under 10 – Free 1PM to 5 PM – Saturday July 28th Rain or Shine ****See Your Lodge Officers for Tickets**** New Members Congratulations to our two newest members who were voted in during July’s meeting. William James Jeff Cox Lodge Officer Elections Lodge Officer Elections will be held in November for our 2008 representatives. Contact President Jack Bider if you are interested in running for Office. UPCOMING 2007 LODGE MEETINGS AUGUST 6TH SEPTEMBER 10TH OCTOBER 1ST NOVEMBER 5TH * PLEASE MARK YOUR CALENDARS AND COME OUT TO SUPPORT OUR LODGE* Remodeling Bar-Side of Our Lodge We are currently looking into the remodeling of the bar-side of the Lodge. President Jack Bider and Treasurer Jeff Sloan are looking for your input to make sure the Lodge moves forward with the best possible plan. Please contact Jack or Jeff if you have any suggestions or ideas. CHAPLAINS CORNER Chaplain Mike Rushak sent cards out to the following: George McCoy for illness. John Fox for knee surgery. W.L. Sumner for Grandfather passing away. Jeff Cox for surgeries. Bob Miller for wife’s surgery. Chris Geckle for recent injury. Sam Palmer for recent illness. NATIONAL FOP CONFERENCE The National Conference will be held in Louisville Kentucky from August 12th through the 16th this year. The body voted for six delegates to attend the events and provide them with hotel rooms, transportation by van and a $25 a day per diem. Five delegates have signed up to go and we are looking for one more individual. Please contact Brother Bob Downing if you are interested in attending the conference. Time is running out, so contact Brother Downing as soon as possible. OUR SPONSORS Please take a moment to check out our sponsors. These fine folks make it possible, in part, to provide you this newsletter each month. SUPPORT THOSE WHO SUPPORT US! (For information on becoming a sponsor and having a business card size advertisement – Please contact the Financial Secretary, Tommy Kullman. Chesapeake Lodge #9 PRESORTED Fraternal Order of Police, Inc STANDARD PO Box 1013 U.S. POSTAGE Chesapeake VA 23327 PAID NORFOLK, VA. PERMIT # 508 ** NEXT MEETING DATE ** ** August 6, 2007 ** Meeting starts at 7pm. Make sure that you are early to enjoy a nice dinner, which starts at 6pm. The dinner only costs $3 and is catered by Shoney’s.