8 / 2018 Meeting Minutes

Welcome to the August 2018 TRASH Meeting

 Big Thanks to VooDoo Homestead for having us.. Make sure that you’ve signed the sign-in sheet and patronize our host in thanks..  

Upcoming Meetings

September 18, Tuesday Evening at the East End Brewery

October TBD: Picnic/Potluck some weekend evenings at Daren’s House.  Combo Oktoberfest Party/Picnic. Nominations

November: TBD.  Elections.

December: TRASH/TRUB Holiday Party at Spoonwood (hopefully).  Probably earlier in the month. Installation of New Officers

Shirt Orders

24 hours left.  The clock is ticking on ordering TRASH shirts.  http://bit  .  ly/trash-wear  There’s multiple styles and colors.   I, for one, will be rocking a TRASH hoodie when the weather cools off.   Please see Daren’s email for some additional info.

Upcoming Beer Events

August 11: Vecenie Distributing is looking for volunteers to pour at the 12th Annual Millvale Brew Fest.  There are two sessions, 1 to 4 and 5 to 8. I understand you get to eat food and drink beer for free. TRASH Member Armand Houle is the contact.  If you’re able to help for a session, let me know and I’ll put you in touch with Armand.

August 11: Fresh Fest.  Pittsburgh’s first Black beer festival featuring the country’s most talented Black brewers and top local breweries collaborating with artists and entrepreneurs from around Western Pennsylvania and across the nation.

August 25: 10th Annual Brewer’s Fest at Coopers Lake.  Several TRASH members go this festival every year and have a great time.  There’s a Brewer’s only competition/fest Friday night, and the public are allowed in the next day.  

September 15:  Steel City Big Pour.  TRASH has a big presence there every year.  We’ll be looking for people to both pour and/or donate kegs for the event.  Please keep this date in mind.

September 22:  Brewing Up A Cure.  BUAC is an annual fundraiser for the Cystic Fibrosis foundation put on by our friends in TRUB.  It’s a fest put on by homebrewers for a good cause. Tickets are available at https://brewingupacure.org

Items from the Crowd?

Any new people in the crowd?