2018 GSW Social Information & Schedule

Meetings are planned for once a month from 7-9 p.m. The agenda is flexible but usually follows some basic guidelines:

Introduction of all attendees
Brief review of recent and upcoming GSW events
Update on BWA-NH bicycling advocacy and education efforts
Short program on bike maintenance, products, nutrition, cycling tips, etc. Question and answer period
Social time to “mix and mingle”

Free snack items including pizza are provided by the GSW

Mark your calendars and join us for a full season of interesting meetings in different places. Please see our listing of GSW Sponsors for exact locations and phone numbers.

September
Monday, September 10
7:00-9:00 pm meeting
Concord Crossing
2 Whitney Road, Suite 11
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 898 - 5479

October
Monday, October 8
7:00-9:00 pm meeting
Concord Crossing
2 Whitney Road, Suite 11
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 898 - 5479

As for all GSW general meetings, members and guests are welcome to socialize, meet Board members and ride leaders, learn more about the club, and enjoy some free snacks.

For more information about a meeting or the club in general, contact the Granite State Wheelmen at: GSW-office@comcast.net, or call 603-898-5479.

We hope to see you soon!
GSW Board of Directors

SHC-NNE Office Directions
Concord Crossing
2 Whitney Road, Suite 11

Directions:
From Interstate 93 Northbound
From I-93 heading north, take exit 17 (Penacook/Boscawen Exit). At the top of the exit ramp, merge right onto US 4 west. Proceed 1/2 mile and turn left at the Mobil station onto Whitney Road. The entrance to the office is on the right, and designated by a large granite post with a "2". Enter the facility through the main entrance. 

From Interstate 93 Southbound
From I-93 heading south, take exit 17. At the top of the exit ramp, merge right onto US 4 west. Proceed a few hundred yards and turn left at the Mobil station nto Whitney Road. The entrance to the office is on the right, and designated by a large granite post with a "2". Enter the facility through the main entrance.

Note: For those arriving by bicycle, Concord Crossing is 3 miles southeast from the southern terminus of the Northern Rail Trail at the Jamie Welch Memorial field.

Note: For now at least, Mark St. Denis will be handling the ride schedule, not the Club Ride with GPS account or maintaining the posted routes. Please assist Mark by planning your rides and listed leaders in advance of Pedal Talk deadlines. Please continue to send your favorite routes and questions to Dave Topham at GSW-Office@comcast.net or (603) 898-5479.

2019 Election-Candidates for GSW Leadership Positions
as of August 1, 2018, open to more candidates

The annual GSW election occurs during the October 8 th General Meeting which will be held at Concord Crossing. Here are the candidates for 2019 GSW Officer and Board positions who have been identified to date. The door is still open for additional candidates until September 30, 2018. Special thanks to the Club members who have offered to serve in GSW Officer and Board positions. We are still looking for a candidate for Treasurer and a Seacoast Century Coordinator. We have more than one candidate for several positions. To volunteer for ANY position, please contact Donna Hepp from the Nominating Committee at dhepp3@gmail.com or 414-258-3287.

All positions are open for any GSW member wishing to devote a little time and valuable skills to help the club move ahead in 2019. About five hours a month can make a big difference!

Position Candidates

Officers:

President Bernie Fournier

Vice President Phil Rose and David Holmander

Recording Secretary Terry Barnum

Social Secretary Joanna Bligh

Treasurer OPEN

 Standing Committees :

Banquet & Awards Coordinator Phil Rose

Charity & Invitational Coordinator Laurie Daley

Club Mileage and Commuting Mileage Hetty Andrews

GSW Office Assistant Judi Hull

Merchandising Chairperson Joanna Bligh

Memberships / Office Dave Topham

Newsletter Editor Laurie Daley

Newsletter Mailing Dave Topham

Publicity Coordinator Patty Tompkins

Rides Coordinator Mark St. Denis

Safety & Education Coordinator OPEN

Seacoast Century General Coordinator OPEN

Seacoast Century Volunteer Coordinator OPEN

Web Publisher Barbara Amos

Weekend Events Marguerite Orazi

An electronic ballot will be forwarded to all GSW members on October 1 st. This will be a fillable PDF and needs to be forwarded electronically or mailed to Nominating Committee (dhepp3@gmail.com) to be received by October 8 th at noon. The mailing address is 181 Leavitt Rd., Belmont, NH 03220. The ballot will contain the candidates and a short statement from each of the Officer candidates. For those that have not already sent in a ballot, a vote will be taken at the October 8th General meeting to be tallied with the forwarded ballots.

GSW Board and Committees
Effective October 15, 2017

Position Person
Officers:  
President: (Open)
Vice President (Open)
Recording Secretary Dave Topham
Social Secretary Joanna Bligh
Treasurer (Open)
Standing Committees:  
Memberships/Office Dave Topham and
Judi Hull
Club Mileage and Commuting Mileage Hetty Andrews
Banquet and Awards Phil Rose
Rides Coordinator Mark St. Denis
Charity and Invitational Laurie Daley
Weekend Events Marguerite Orazi
Publicity Patty Tompkins
Merchandising (Open)
Newsletter Mailing Dave Topham
Newsletter Editor Laurie Daley
Web Publisher Barbara Amos
Safety and Education (Open)
Seacoast Century General Coordinator Donna Hepp


Granite State Wheelmen