South Carolina Treasure and Artifact Association MinutesJune 24, 2009

The SCTAA met on June 22, 2009 with 32 in attendance.Robert Weaver 's program was a discussion of activities for the future which a majority of members approved.

SWAP MEET - a future meeting will be a time for members to bring in items relating to detecting, including coins, to swap with other members.

EASTER-EGG STYLE HUNT - to be at the September meeting, members would bring in coins (number and type to be determined) the month prior to this hunt.The coins contributed will be buried in the area behind the Rec. Center for a fun hunt.
SPRING HUNT '10 - He discussed his intention to put on another spring hunt next year on the Hwy. 290 property, making sure the hunt fields are bigger next year.This would include a hula hoop hunt field and a numbered plot hunt field (NEW) with tokens designating the plot the finder would get to hunt exclusively.We really appreciate the time and work Robert is dedicating to enhancing the club!

Randy reminded everyone of the group trip to Myrtle Beach: August 16 to August 22.Members can come for all or part of the time.  Randy hopes to line up a guest speaker and have several meals out as a group.For more information, please call Randy:864-270-0378(c), 864-271-3347(h).

May treasury ended with $1,172.09.We collected dues from Deanna Brame and Darrell Joyner - $50, Raffle - $91 and Donation Can - $14 bringing the treasury to $1,327.09.Mrs. Betty Moffat won the raffle for the gold 2 peso.

Our next meeting will be July 27.

BEST FINDS CONTEST WINNERS - JUNE

COIN - 1st - Deanna Brame;2nd - Allen Sheriff;3rd - TIE - Bill Rylands and Roy Evans

JEWELRY - 1st - Darrell Mullinax;2nd - Bill Ellison;3rd - Deanna Brame

WHAT IS IT? -1st - TIE - Haskell Staton and Darrell Mullinax (2nd prize)3rd - TIE - Robert Weaver and Allen Sheriff

MILITARY -1st - Roy Evans; - 2nd - Haskell Staton; - 3rd - Allen Sheriff

OTHER -1st -TIE - Allen Sheriff and Bill Rylands (2nd prize);3rd - TIE - Everette Smith and Roy Evans

# OF COINS -1st - Maggie Moffat (772) - 2nd - Everette Smith (552) - 3rd - Bill Rylands (216)

Rebecca Reece, Secretary/Treasurer

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