PboL Business Meeting – March 2024

Attendance:
Trick, Shadow, Ben, Gabe, Vinyl, Kenan, Chris, Shine, Michael May, Justin, Robbie, Sam, Zack, Jim, Tak, Alex, Miah, Kenneth, Rex, Patrick, Rocko, Justin DeRoe, Eric, Jake, Jesse, Dusty, Austin


Board Updates:

  • Patches have been ordered, $293 remaining in the treasury.
  • T-shirts, we are still taking orders, approximately $17 each depending on quantity.

Old Business:

  • Last month’s activities:
    • David’s Birthday
    • Artists of the Floating World
    • Gear Night
    • Renaissance Festival
    • Leather Care Demo by TK
    • Mr and Mrs Phx Contest
    • Rodeo
    • Skills Party at Sam’s
  • Mentorship Process:
    • One meeting held with another upcoming.
  • Website:
    • No updates.
  • Meeting Location:
    • A Telegram group is set up, hopeful about a specific location.
    • Plans for a social at Ripple post-renovations.
  • Health Committee:
    • Interested members should reach out to Rocko on Telegram.
  • Anvil Updates:
    • All-gender restroom and door locks have been fixed.
    • Plans to update consent posters.

New Business:

  • Discussion Night (March 21st):
    • Love Languages: 17 votes
    • Ethical Bratting: 17 votes
    • Wax Demo: 7 votes
    • Green Flags and Pink Flags: 22 votes
    • Benefits and Stigma around Poly: 14 votes
    • DIY Kink: 13 votes
    • Dildo Play and Health: 26 votes
  • Gear Night Theme/Demos:
    • Justin will be helping to lead the setup.
    • Theme: Bunnies (rope bunnies, bunny floggers, etc.)
  • Brit – Phoenix Leather Community Events:
    • Proposal for a scavenger hunt to encourage interclub dialogue, targeted for June 22nd.
    • Need to finalize a list of needed roles.
  • Brit – Voices of Community Calendar:
    • Needs help hosting for a competition night. Potential helpers: Austin, Pup Eric, Tak. Helping to determine what’s needed.
  • Voter Registration Initiatives
  • APEX PbOL History
  • Kenneth – MMPL Update and Puppy Event:
    • ASL Interpreters
    • Concerns about members of that group not being present at our meetings.
  • Logo:
    • Voted on VC.
  • Photo Shoot:
    • Vinyl wants to coordinate.