|Friends of Crossroads’ Meeting Minutes
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
6:00 Un-Decorate the Collins Learning Center Hot Chocolate followed by meeting
Pres: Gretchen Schmelzer, VP: TBA, Sec: Barb Graul, Treas: Joan Wake, Membership Chair: Carol Schuster
Members present: Jeanne& Dale Vogel, Susan Basten, Maddie Ostrand, Nancy & John Munch, Carol & Pete Schuster, Dave Young, Barb & Tim Graul, Gretchen Schmelzer, Coggin
Call Meeting to Order 6:00 Motion to Accept Agenda, as amended, by Barb, second Susan Motion to Accept Minutes of December 3, 2014 by Carol, second Susan Treasure’s Report given by Barb for Joan
Dec, 1, 2014 $1,573.02
Balance Jan. 1, 2015 $1,598.02
Old Business Crossroads Ski-for-Free: 20th anniversary
Volunteer sign-up full thru Feb, most of March. Tim, Carol and Pete will investigate sign celebrating our program giving date of inception. Accept “just do it” by Maddie, 2nd Carol.
May have cake/punch later in the winter.
Candlelight Snowshoe Event February 28, YMCA “Frozen Event”, may need Friends assist. Open Fire Ring Gatherings: Dates TBD, Feb. full, discuss at later meeting
Crossroads Trail Run is June 20, registration opens in a week.
New Business Volunteer Needs for Jan/Feb: Coggin explained, requests for help will be emailed. Feb 5, 7:00: Author visit with William Kent Krueger for BIG READ, Ordinary Grace Feb 14, 2-4PM Space Race Family Fair, volunteers needed
Annual Membership Drive, mailing party Wed. Jan 28, 9:30. Envelopes will be hand addressed, with brochures in the envelopes. President and Treasurer nominations. Joan Wake re-elected treasurer Door Prize Drawing: Nancy won Door county Milk Chocolate covered caramel corn Adjournment: 7:09
Next Friends Meeting: February 10, at 6:00, John Collins Learning Center
What’s New At Crossroads?Earth Day—a day devoted to environmental awareness—will expand to a frenetic month devoted to environmental education at Crossroads at Big Creek. We will be collaborating with a number of groups to increase awareness of our uniquely wonderful planet Earth.
Coming Up At Crossroads
Door County Beekeepers Lecture:Keeping Bees Healthy – Updates on Bee Research, Management and MiteCheckApril 25 @ 6:45 pm - 8:30 pm
April 26 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
April 29 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm