How to Join the Grumman Ski Club

 

  1. Come to General Membership Meetings, sign in upon entering the meeting. Generally, meetings are held every other Tuesday evening, 8pm beginning SECOND TUESDAY AFTER LABOR DAY, September 12, 2017. See this linked calendar for details: 2016/2017 Ski Season GSC Calendar of Events and Meetings MEETING PLACE:      (Directions to Knights of Columbus - Deer Park)

  2. Find someone who would be willing to sponsor you. This must be a full member in good standing for the last two years.

  3. Make sure you come and sign in at a minimum of two general  meetings during the desired membership year.

  4. For questions, you may contact our membership mailbox at gscmembership@gmail.com

    The following is taken directly from our constitution and will provide much more and better detail:

  1. Any person desiring membership in this organization must attend two (2) regularly scheduled general membership meetings, during the desired membership year, before a membership application will be accepted. The individual must be at least 21 years of age. The sponsor of an applicant must have been a Full member in good standing for two years, have paid his/her current dues, and be present at the time the application is presented to the Membership Chairperson in order to sign the application form. A current member in good standing may sponsor Associate members during the membership year as specified by Board policy. After the prospective membership application is reviewed by the Board of Directors, the individual will be accepted as an Associate member on probation. The probationary period for new members must be a minimum of ten (10) months and will end on 8/31 of the membership year. At the end of the probationary period the Board of Directors reserves the right to refuse acceptance of a new Associate member into the general membership. If the new Associate member has not fulfilled the requirements of Article VI, Section 9 of the By-Laws, his/ her membership will be terminated.

  2. A prospective Full member must have been an Associate member in good standing for a minimum of 10 months before applying for Full membership.

  3. Associate Members must be 21 years of age or older and be sponsored by a Grumman Ski Club Full member in good standing. Associate Members have no voting privileges, must pay guest fees, cannot sponsor new members and have limited access to the Grumman Ski Club Lodge as specified by Board policy. An Associate member must fulfill one (1) of the membership requirements of a Full member as referred to in Article VI, Membership, Section 9 "Retention of Membership" to be in good standing. Membership - To Remain in Good Standing:  Associate members are eligible to race for the Grumman Ski Club. Associate membership does not confer any privilege of conversion to Full membership.

  4. To convert to Full Membership, an Associate Member must have been a member for a minimum of 10 months and fulfill a minimum of three (3) of the seven (7) requirements for member-in good- standing (given in Article VI, Section 9) in this timeframe before applying for Full Membership. The Board of Directors will review all applications for conversion to Full Membership and vote to accept the applicant based on the number of Club activities the applicant has demonstrated. If there are more conversion applicants than Full membership positions available, the applicants with the most activities will be accepted.

     

     

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