FRIENDS OF CRESCENT BEACH, GREEN BAY AND AREA SOCIETY
Summary of Minutes of Board Meeting September 17, 2008
Present: Bruce Raymond, Don Sedgwick, Shaun
Bradley, Brenda Chance, Tim Chance, Jean McHarg, Eric Rafuse, John Nichols, Bob
Fulleman, Paul Langlais, and Peter Bell.
Treasurer’s Report: Presented by Jean McHarg Report
included a donation deriving from recycling refunds for materials picked up from
the beach areas over the season. Acceptance of the report moved by Jean McHarg,
seconded by Bob Fulleman – Carried.
Minutes of previous meeting: Minutes of July 17
meeting were presented by Bob Fulleman. Acceptance of the minutes moved by John
Nichols, seconded by Jean McHarg – Carried.
Membership: Some payments have come in as a result
of a notice in the newsletter. Another notice will be placed in the next
Fundraising: With 8 Marsh, 7 Ocean and 3 Dunes
small reproductions on hand, Bob Fulleman moved that more Dunes be ordered,
number to be based on cost effectiveness. Seconded by Don Sedgwick – Carried
Newsletter: Material required by October 3 for the
issue to be distributed about November 1. Postal codes in the area are changing:
Jean McHarg, Brenda Chance and Tim Chance update the mailing list.
AGM: The speaker, Bob Taylor, brought a surplus
projection screen which he donated to the Petite Riviere Fire Department. Since
the speaker as a government employee was not permitted to accept an honorarium,
Don Sedgwick moved that the amount budgeted for the speaker be donated to the
fund for the monument at the Mi’kmaq burial site near Sperry’s Beach; seconded
by Peter Bell – Carried. Don Sedgwick will notify Bob Taylor of this decision.
Suppliers of door prizes will be acknowledged in the newsletter.
Beach: Bob Fulleman will report on progress of the
snow fence “sand acquisition “ project at the next meeting. The dunes are
looking good with lots of sand build up and good vegetation growth. The Friends
website address should be added to the Crescent Beach sign. Peter Bell will talk
to the local MLA about making the damaged cribwork safe. Bob Fulleman will talk
to Greg Corkum about a new site for a walkway through the armour rock.
TD Bank Beach Sweep Friday, October 3 at 9:30am
Sally Steele will arrange for the pickup of the garbage collected. Volunteers
are needed to oversee the students involved.
Next Board Meeting: At Bob Fulleman’s on October 15 at 7pm