JUNE 2018 Newsletter

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If your email has changed, please contact Kim at 859.322.4436 or kimknochelman@gmail.com to update our records as this is our main form of communication with you.

BOARD MEETINGS
Board meetings are every third Monday and begin at 7:00pm. The next meeting will be July 16th. Members are encouraged to attend and especially if you have something you would like to address with the club.

KENTUCKY SALES & USE TAX CHANGES
Transactions occurring on or after July 1st, 2018 of previously tax exempt services for sales tax purposes will now become taxable. The sales and use tax base is expanded to include the following services:
What does this mean for Turners?
We are not sure if this will affect Covington Turners. However, if it does, this means Turners will have to pay a sales and use tax on all membership dues. Covington Turners has always done everything we can do to keep dues to a minimum. If this change does in fact affect Covington Turners, you will more than likely see a small increase in dues as a result.
UPCOMING EVENTS
JULY 8th : 2018 Covington Turners Club Championship
DEVOU PARK
1200 shotgun on Sunday July 8th.
Event is stroke play and everything is handicapped 80 percent after golf except skins .
Ages 54 and younger Blue teens
55 to 65. White tees
65 and older gold tees
Ladies red tees...
Cost is 35.00 for golf
  1. 00 for best ball and skins
If interested contact Chris Groger at 859 630 9432.
Event is open to the public as well...
JULY 11-13th: National Golf Keystone Iowa
Anyone interested in going to the National Golf in Keystone Iowa this year July 11-13, this is always a great time. If any questions about the event please contact the National Golf Chairman Chris Groger. 859-630-9432. We need to build a traveling group back up as our numbers to this event is shrinking.

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE
We are looking for a new Membership Committee. Knowledge of Excel is required. Please contact
kimknochelman@gmail.com for more information.

$1.50 BEERS – ALL SUMMER LONG!!!
You heard it correctly, beer prices have been reduced to $1.50 until Labor Day. Stop down and enjoy our facility and an ice cold beer during the summer.

SPLIT THE POT
Please see Tony Wahl if interested in this monthly drawing. Please do not sign yourself on the split the pot board. Cost is $5.00 per month. You can sign up for as many or as few months as you like.
Congrats to the JUNE split the pot winners: John & Donna - $180.00

NEW APPLICANTS
If you are signing an application for prospective new member, please remind them to include a check for $140 with the application. Please note that $25 Processing Fee and $115 Dues.
 
Scott & Kelly Eibel Ryan & Gretchen Hartzeler

CONDOLENCES
 Carol Devenney
 Cousin of Ashley Groger – James Ward

KEY CARDS
If you are having issues with your key card, please contact Linda Houston at 859.468.9353. If you lose it, please notify Linda Houston immediately so it may be deactivated. To replace a card is $15.00

SMOKE FREE
Remember that we are a Smoke Free facility. You must go outside on the deck or to the garden if you would like to smoke. Also, please do not stand in the doorway.

WEIGHT ROOM
Please know that only members are permitted in our weight room and gym. No guests are permitted. Please respect your club and fellow members and return your weights to the proper place prior to leaving your machine/equipment. If you are the last person to leave, please turn off all lights. Locker Dues are due now! Put $3.00 in an envelope with your name on it and put in the safe.

CLUB HOURS
Please know that our club hours are from 6:00am to 1:00am. No one should be in the club between the hours of 1:00am and 6:00am. If you are the last one to leave, please turn off all lights.

INFORMATION NEEDED
We do our best to recognize our members dealing with death and illness but do not always know and do not intentionally exclude anyone. If you have something to share please contact Mark Knochelman at 322.4454

ALL MEMBERS:
DO NOT GIVE YOUR CHILD OR TEENAGER YOUR CARD. Anyone under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult member. Once they are 18 they may join as an individual member. Your children may bring an occasional guest. Children are not permitted in the workout area.
Violations of the above may result in your key card being revoked.

Please note, no one under the age of 21 is permitted be behind the bar or sit at the bar.


RENTAL INFORMATION
The third floor and outside garden are available for parties and special events. The cost is $250. Turner's will keep $150 and the other $100 will be applied to the cost of beer, soft drinks and water that must be purchased from the club. Beer is $30 per case and water and soft drinks are $12 per case. You must furnish your own ice and any food you want to serve. No bands are permitted. No helium balloons are permitted on the third floor. You will find an application behind the bar at the club and soon to be available on line. Contact Linda Houston at 859.468.9353.
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