OREGON KOI & WATER GARDEN SOCIETY

Norman Call
dogwood@mcsi.net
oregonkoiandwatergardensociety.com
Meets: 1st Saturday

September
No Report

August
No Report

July
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they don’t have any events planned at this time. They meet every first Saturday of each month at a members home.

June
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they had a Koi Expo June 10th at Shem’s Thunderbird, Roseburg, OR. Not much else to report.

May
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they will be having a Koi Expo June 10th at Shem’s Thunderbird, Roseburg, OR.

April
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they will be participating in the Master Gardeners plant sale on May 6th. They will also have a Koi Expo on June 10th with a koi auction and sale.

March
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they will participate at the Master Gardener’s Plant & Garden Expo again this year for its membership drive in May. This year, Kim has requested a booth to set up a show tank to sell water plants and small koi that will be supplied by Cascade Pond Supply. They will not have their 16th Annual Koi Show this year. However, they will instead have a Koi auction on the 2nd Saturday in June.

February
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they had their installation of new officers: Norman Call and Bill Harper remain as President and V. President respectively. Kim Brock is Secretary; Faye Forhan is Treasurer and Pama Bangeman is Newsletter Editor. Kim & Randy Brock remain an PNKCA reps and the AKCA rep. is Norman Call. They voted NOT to have their 16th Annual Koi Show due to the lack of interest and capable bodies. The club has decided to have a booth at the Master Gardeners Fair in May and to have a membership drive/koi auction and sale at the same time and venue normally provided for the show on the second weekend in June.

January 2017
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said there’s not much to report. The incoming officers will have a new year’s breakfast January 21st to discuss last year’s activities and to plan an outline for 2017. As of this posting, the OK&WS 16th Annual is scheduled for June 10th & 11th.

December 2016
No Meeting

November 2016
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said there isn’t much to report at this time. They just had their November meeting and made plans for their Christmas Dinner on December 4th.
October
No Meeting

September
No Report

August
No Report

July
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they will have the August 6th meeting at the Rainbow Pond Fish store in Springfield, OR and on Sept. 3rd will be a tour of the Rock Creek Fish Hatchery in Idleyld Park then followed by their annual BBQ at the Dogwood Motel.

June
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they just had a membership drive on May 7th. Now they are preparing for their 15th Annual Koi Show on June 11-12th at Sherm’s Thunderbird Market in Roseburg, OR. Show contact; Normal Call 541-496-3403.

May
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they just had a membership drive on May 7th. Now they are preparing for their 15th Annual Koi Show on June 11-12th at Sherm’s Thunderbird Market in Roseburg, OR. Show contact; Normal Call 541-496-3403.

April
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they have a lot on their plate this year. They have two separate membership venues this May. One at the Master Gardner’s show at the Douglas County Fair Grounds and one at Petco’s adopt a pet program. Both on May 14th. On June 10-12 is their 15th Annual Koi Show. As for their 15th Annual Koi Show, all their vendor spaces are now spoken for.

March
No Report

February
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they will have a membership drive booth at the Douglas County Garden Show on Saturday, May 7th. Also, the OK&WS will team up with Petco for the Adopt-a-Pet program to display koi; also on May 7th in Roseburg, Oregon. June 10-13th will be the OK&WS 15th Annual Koi Show at Sherm’s Thunderbird in Roseburg.

January 2016
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they will have their spring koi sale and auction and partner with Petco’s annual “Adopt A Pet” program in early spring. Exact date not yet set. They will have their 15th Annual Koi Show June 10-12th .

November
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they had the installation of their officers for 2016 (same officers will stay in place). Their next meeting is Nov. 7th. The OK&WS koi show for 2016 will be discussed.

October
No Report

September
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they are having their Annual BBQ at the Dogwood. Larry Christensen will be their guest speaker. A nominating committee will be formed to select their 2016 Officers and the 2016 Koi Show Chair.

August
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said there isn’t much to report. They had a successful koi show in June and continue to have regular meetings at a members home on the first Saturday each month. At their last meeting, Donna Montoya was awarded the Ed Fujimoto Inspirational Award for her work, and dedication to the OK&WS throughout the Year.

July
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they just had their 14th Annual Show June 13 & 14th. This was Galen’s last show to judge. They awarded the “Ed Fujimoto Inspirational Award” to Donna Montoya. Their next meeting will be at Donna Montoya’s home where they will have a BBQ and do some planning for their show for next year.

June
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they just had their 14th Annual Show June 13 & 14th. This was Galen’s last show to judge. Their show is all over YouTube.

May
No Report

April
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they are planning and working on their koi show on June 12-14th. They have a full line of vendors. Packages have gone out; next month they will have their meeting in Springfield, Ore.

March
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they are planning their next Annual Koi Show. They are also having a membership drive in May and a booth at a local flower show at Douglas County Fairgrounds. Everything else is quiet.

February
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they held their last meeting of this year with newly elected officers. They held a discussion on their up and coming koi show with Galen Hansen as Judge. The weather is good for a change as they have had a lot of rain this last few weeks. Norm is doing a lot of remodeling on his motel.

January 2015
No Report

November
Norm Call, of Oregon KC, said they are having their annual Christmas diner in two weeks. They will announce new club officers at their dinner. It’s freezing cold but clear; weather is at 33 degrees today.

October
Norm Call, of Oregon

K&WGS, said they just had their elections; sending the results to Don Chandler. Their Pond Tour was a big success with some fantastic ponds.

One business had an indoor pond. He is resigning as AKCA Judge but would like to be listed as AKCA Emeritus Judge.

September
No Report

August
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, reported that the 1st Saturday in Sept. will be their Annual BBQ.  The 2nd Saturday in Sept. is their Annual Pond Tour.  Their club is sending $250 to Camp Millenium for a kids get away with cancer from athe Roseburg, Eugene & Portland, Oregon area.  Their next meeting they will discuss their koi show held this past June.  Weather is hot.

July
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said their club has been very successful.  Their annual club BBQ will be in Sept. at Dogwood Motel.

June
No Reports

May
No Reports

April
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said their club is gearing up for their koi show June 14-15. The weekend prior, June 6, 7 & 8th. is the PNKCA show held on the outskirts of Portland, Oregon.  Northwest K&GF ZNA club will be hosting.

March
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said the club is doing great.  They will have a Pond Seminar as a fundraiser April 5th and show in June.

February
Norman Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they will hold their club meeting in a couple of weeks.  They have the same koi club officers as last year.  Their Harvest Koi Show will be held the 2nd week in July.

January 2014
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said there is no meeting until the 1st Saturday in Feb.  It has been 30 degrees there!

November
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said their next meeting will be all business with the election of new officers.  The club is doing very well.

October
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said their club is going into winter mode. They are planning for their 2014 Koi Show. They also started planning their Christmas Dinner Party. New club officers for 2014 will be coming up.

September
No Report

August
No Report

July
No Report

June
No Report

May
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they are having a show committee meeting each Saturday. Their show is June 8-9, 2013. Larry Gill is Head Judge. Norm has listed his hotel for sale; it is in a beautiful location as Bob & Joan have been there several times. Great Fishing!

April
Norman Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said their last months’ club meeting is Saturday April 13th; there will be a show koi meeting. They originally were not going to have a koi show.

March
No Report

February
Norman Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they elected new officers; he will send info to Don.  They will decide at their next meeting on whether or not to hold a koi show this year.

January 2013
Joan reports that Norman Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said that Feb. 1st will be their 1st meeting of the year.  No plans as yet for a koi show; too early!

November
Norman Call, of Oregon Koi & Watergarden Society, reports everything’s fine.  Norman retired as newsletter Editor after 15 years.  Club elections are coming up.

October
Normal Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said that everything is fine.  Their next meeting is the 1st Saturday in November.

September
Norman Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said their next meeting is the 1st weekend in October.  They are having a Bonsai class Seminar at a local nursery.

August
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said that he has resigned as editor of his club newsletter after 15 years.  Good job Norman!  They are having a meeting next weekend with an outdoor picnic.  Quite a few of their members, along with Norman, attended PNKCA.  They will be holding a meeting for their next koi show and possibly holding an auction in the future for fun and fundraising event.

July
Norm Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they just had their club meeting; went over their annual koi show process including events after the show.

June
Norman Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said they are holding their 11th Annual Koi Show.  They have been having very bad weather but the last few days looks good for the show.

May
Norm Call, from Oregon K&WGS, said they are getting finishing touches on their 11th Annual Koi Show on June 9th & 10th.  They held a mini seminar at a local nursery.

April
No Report

March
Norm Call, said they are working on their koi show to be held the 2nd weekend in June. Their 1st meeting is the 1st Saturday in April. They have had lots of storms and heavy rains.

February
Norman Call, of Oregon K&WGS, said the club is doing fine.  Their membership is shrinking as are other clubs in the area.  They are planning for their koi show June 9 & 10th as well as a Koi Club Auction.  The new officers took over and their 1st meeting was held at the Dogwood Motel.  They are planning on some field trips.

January
No Report