Announcement of Meeting November 17, 2021

The November Membership Meeting will be on the third Wednesday of the month, November 17.

The meeting will begin at noon at Sweet Basil Cafe, 5203 Old Orchard Road, Skokie, Il 60077. Please arrive by 11:30 to order food. We are are wearing masks and practicing social distancing  as required by Cook County for indoor public activities. The meeting is also on Zoom for those who are not vaccinated or choose this option (click here for instructions on joining by Zoom).


AGENDA:
Guest Speakers: David Lecik, Illinois Department of Aging, Senior Health Insurance Program.
Fran Tobin, Alliance for Community Services.

Old Business
1-Call to order
2-Role Call of Officers/Introduction of guests
3-Minutes/Correspondence 
4-Treasurer’s Report/Audit
5-President’s Report
6-VP Report
7-Communications Committee
8-Holiday proposal and future social plan
9-Announcements

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Announcement of Meeting on October 20

The Subchapter 161 Membership Meeting will be held at Noon on Wednesday, October 20, at the Sweet Basil Cafe, 5203 Old Orchard Road, Skokie, Illinois, 60077. Please arrive early so you can order lunch before the meeting starts. The Cook County mandate requires mask wearing for indoor public gatherings, except when people are eating.

The meeting will be in-person for members who are vaccinated. Unvaccinated members and others may participate by phone or computer at the following Zoom link (the Zoom link will be active at 11:45):

Join Zoom meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8722029213

Meeting ID: 872 202 9213
Join by phone:One tap mobile
+13126266799,,8722029213# US (Chicago)

Please note that all Zoom attendees will be placed on mute during our guest speakers’ presentations. If you have any questions you can unmute (phone users *9) at the end.

AGENDA:
1-Presentation and Q &A on current campaigns for Social Security and Medicare expansion by Louis Goseland, Executive Director, Illinois Alliance for Retired Americans. 
2-Updates on political campaigns around nursing home services, health care and other issues by speaker from Alliance for Community Services.
3-Minutes
4- Treasurer’s report/Audit report
5-President’s report
6-V.P. report
7-Convention report and discussion
8-Christmas plans
9-Announcements

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Follow-up from meeting on August 18.

Click here to view the results of the election of Delegates to State Convention

The slides provided by our speaker, David Lecik, can be viewed by clicking on the links below:

SHIP Medicare Basics PPT for State of Illinois Retirees (TRAIL and Medicare) 08.18.21

State TRAIL Decision Guide 2021

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Announcements, July 31, 2021

The next Members Meeting will be at noon on August 18 by Zoom. For information on how to attend Zoom meetings click here. At this meeting we will select Delegates to the AFSCME Retirees Convention in Springfield. Click here for further details.

Depending on advisories from the Centers for Disease Control and Illinois Department of Public Health, the Members Meeting scheduled for September 18 will be by Zoom or in person. We will provide further details as they are available.

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Announcements, July 18, 2021

The regular Members’ Meetings will be held at noon by Zoom on the third Wednesday in July (July 21) and the third Wednesday in August (August 18).

We expect that the Members’ Meeting in September will be in-person on the third Wednesday in September (September 15).

Agenda for Zoom meeting on Wednesday, July 21

1-Secretary-Minutes
2-Treasurer-Report
3-President-Report
4-Vice President-Report
5-Political Action Committee
6-Communications Committee
7-October AFSCME Convention information and budget discussion
8-Announcements

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Announcements, March 24, 2021/updated April 20

The Members Meeting on May 19 will be by Zoom and will include the nomination and election of officers. For further details, including how to nominate candidates for positions, go to Election Information.

On Wednesday, April 21st at 12 noon we will have our monthly Membership Meeting via zoom.  The meeting will be opened at 11:45am. If you have any issues connecting please call me at 872-202-9213.

Here is our meeting agenda for your ready reference:


Agenda Subchapter 161 Retirees Membership Meeting Wednesday April 21st:

1-Minutes-Tony
2-Treasurer’s Report – Jesse
3-President’s Report –  Diane
4-VP Report – Mary
5-Election Committee Report – Karl
6-Communications Committee Report – SERS Election Outreach – Norma
7-Speaker-SERS Board Candidate – John Tilden
8-Speaker – Amazon, Tech Organizing and the ProAct – Dave
Announcements

Join Zoom meeting (after 11:45 on April 21)

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8722029213

Or Join by phone:

+1-312-626-6799

Meeting ID: 872 202 9213

AFSCME Retirees Subchapter 161 March 2021 Membership Meeting

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Announcement of Meeting 17-Mar-21

The next Members Meeting by Zoom will be on the third Wednesday of the month, March 17, 2021. The meeting will begin at 11:30 and can be joined by clicking below at that time:

Join Zoom meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8722029213

Meeting ID: 872 202 9213

Minutes: AFSCME Retirees Subchapter 161 February 2021 Members’ Meeting

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Announcement of Meeting 17-Feb-21

The next Members Meeting by Zoom will be on the third Wednesday of the month, February 17, 2021. The meeting will begin at 11:30 and can be joined by clicking below at that time:

Join Zoom meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8722029213

Meeting ID: 872 202 9213

Click here to view information on obtaining a CIVID-19 vaccination.

Click here to view minutes of January members’ meeting.

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Announcement of Zoom Members Meeting January 20


We will have our membership meeting this Wednesday, January 20th at 2pm.  This will allow those of you who want to to partake in the Presidential inauguration. Below you will find all the meeting information.


Join Zoom Meeting
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8722029213

Meeting ID: 872 202 9213
One tap mobile
+13126266799,,8722029213# US (Chicago)

The Zoom meeting will begin at 1:30pm for those that would like to mingle just before the meeting.

AGENDA:
1-Minutes
2-Treasurer’s Report/Budget
3-Membership Report
4-PEOPLE meeting Report
5-Political Action Report-Speaker Fran Tobin from Alliance for Community Services—actions around state, federal and city budgets. Nursing Home resident’s  safety and relocation.
6-Outreach with other organizations. Speakers and topics.
7-Announcements  

Click here to view minutes from December members’ meeting

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Announcements December 12, 2020

Our next scheduled members meeting by Zoom will be Wednesday, December 16 at 11:30 AM. Members may informally join the meeting up to half an hour ahead of time. If you would like assistance on how to use Zoom leave a message at our voicemail number, 224-366-7339.

Proposed Agenda:
1-Minutes from November (5 minutes) 
2-Treasurer’s report (5 minutes)
3-Discussion of membership in Alliance for Community Services and campaign around congregate care in nursing homes (15 minutes)
4-Report from AFSCME Subchapter Executive Board Meeting (15 minutes)
5-Discussion of Political Action Committee (10 minutes)
Announcements
Adjourn

Holiday Social Time- approximately 30 minutes

AFSCME Retirees Subchapter 161 November 2020 Members’ Meeting

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