Minutes - PUBS Board of Directors Meeting - April 5, 2018

Minutes - PUBS Board of Directors Meeting – Apr 5, 2018

The Red Bus, Folsom, 6:30pm

March Minutes reviewed and approved

Dave Damian Matt Jeff Mark Kevin Andrew Bud

Back at Kathrin’s BierGarten. We will be outside. Cool River is a backup in case of rain.

April Presentation: Scotch and Scottish ales

Big Mike will say a few words about Scotch vs Scottish ales.

Suggestions for commercial samples: Alesmith wee heavy


  • Taxes are filed

  • Raffle data has been submitted

  • Reminder that there is no Bingo allowed in Rocklin (Kathrin’s)


  • April 7 th - Collaboration with Monk’s Cellar (after BOD meeting, Bud said he could coordinate with Andy).

  • April 13-15 AHA competition at Sudwerks in Davis (looking for volunteers & judges) Dave will send contact.

  • May 5 th – Foothills Brew Fest (at least 4 PUBS entries) contact is Patrick O’Hara (Auburn Brew Supply)

  • May 10 th – Sacramento Beer Week (Club members get in free

  • May 12 th - Sacramento Brew-Off (21 st Amendment). Capitol Hop Shop in downtown Sac. No clones, 5 gal

  • brew

  • May 15 th – Beer pairing at Monk’s Cellar (not a PUBS sponsored event)

  • May 19 th - Brew Day at Jeff’s house

  • May 20 th – Track 7 IPA Competition. Looking for judges.

  • June 9 th CA State Fair commercial competition – looking for volunteers.

  • June 23 rd - bottle share at Damian’s

  • Rocklin Brewfest in June – Bud is investigating how we might participate (pour?)

  • Maybe have next BOD at Red Bus in Folsom

Other Activity Ideas:

  • Pursue off-flavor class (need kit(s))

  • Hold class at Brewmeister


  • Nothing new


  • OK. Nothing new

Ideas for club activities:

  • Matt Hall’s steam system

  • Clone of local Brewery beers – need to pursue a sponsoring brewery.

  • -eff said (again) he will try to draft a “What Is PUBS” brochure.

  • May do a Brew at campout in July

Competition Style Calendar:

  • April: Scottish/Scotch Ales

  • May: Bock Beers