Friends Minutes April 2015


Friends of Crossroads’ Minutes

                                   Tuesday, April 14, 2015 Collins Learning Center 6:00

Pres: TBA  V.P: Gretchen Schmelzer   Sec: Barb Graul, Treas: Joan Wake   Member Chair: Carol Schuster


Members Present: Gretchen Schmelzer, Carol& Pete Schuster, Brian & Joan Wake, Cindy Follick, John & Nancy Munch, Cathy Laba, Dave Young, Susan Basten, Coggin, Barb Graul


Call Meeting to Order 6:04 PM

Motion to Accept Agenda by Brian, 2nd Susan

Motion to Accept Minutes of March 10, 2015 by Susan, 2nd Cathy

Treasure’s Report: March 10and April 14 accepted by Cathy, 2nd Carol

            March 1, 2015                                    $2,371.40

            Deposits                                              $   135.00

            Expenditures                                                   0

            April 1, 2015                                       $2,506.40


Old Business

Big Ski Move: Update and Plans for 2015 winter season: skis are moved to the 2nd floor of maintenance building, great work crew,  Wrap up meeting with Ski committee and Silent Sports: 209 total borrowers, Committees  set to have 2016 ski program up and running by Dec 2 015


Bird City, Algoma Event April 11: Gretchen set up Friends Booth; good speakers but poorly attended


Open Fire Ring Gatherings: April 10: Cancelled: Next dates are May 8, June 12, July 10.  Will ask for volunteers near the end of April


Crossroads Trail Run:  Everything is on schedule, Added youth divisions and Door County Candyis sponsoring youth awards.


Healthy kids April 25 at Y–Coggin will represent Crossroads


Sustainability Fair:  June 6:  Friends booth is ready to go–Gretchen has the box.  Gretchen and Susan will set up Friday; Cathy will be available on Saturday.  Members should wear t-shirts


Spring Clean Up: Rotary will have a workday on 18th, Friends are invited to help.  May 12 we will

clean (10am) /stain benches (3:00) May 12 (rain date 14), followed by a cookout.  Meat on the grill, Friends should bring finger food to share and beverage of choice.  Since Friends are providing the labor, we are asking board to pay for the stain.  This year’s invasive species clean-up area is from storage building to council ring.


Officer Elections: President–tabled

New Business

Volunteer Needs for April/May: 

Brian volunteered to be the greeter on April 29 from 2-3 


Helen Collins Memorial:  We will wait for guidance from family


Door Prize Drawing:  Cindy won the honey

Adjournment: 7:05 motion by Brian, 2nd Cindy



Next Friends Meeting: May 12, follows picnic John Collins Learning Cente

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