Welcome to new members: Mike and Jill Overton of Indianapolis. They will be sailing a Compac 19 as they will become co-owners with Jane Schmidt. Kevin and Mary Crothers of Indianapolis sailing a Catalina 22. We’ve had a very active year at ECSC with 26 new members joining since 1/1/16, bringing our present total membership # to 255. This total breaks down as follows: 168-Family; 62-Regular ; 16-Social; 4-Lake ; 4-Lifetime; 1-Race Fellow During 2016, Christy has conducted 3 different New Member Orientation sessions as well as many individual tours of the club site for prospective member. Jane and Christy will continue to head up the membership activities in 2017 and will continue the above activities as well as the following: annual mailing of dues statements, entering all the incoming data into the data base, sending out new decals and keys, compiling data for the harbormaster to use in the assignment of slips, pulling data together for the printing of the membership booklet, preparing lists for committee heads to use in tracking work credits throughout the year and compiling the list needed by the harbormaster to count boats at the end of the season. As this sailing year winds down, we look forward to the next sailing season. Late in January, you will be receiving your 2017 annual dues statement, wet slip form and winter storage form. Due date for the return of those, along your check for payment, will be February 28, 2017. Please take this chance to notify us of any change in mailing and/or email addresses so that your renewal forms will reach you in a timely manner. firstname.lastname@example.org. Feel free to call 317-575-9837 with any questions regarding membership.