FRIENDS OF CRESCENT BEACH, GREEN BAY AND AREA SOCIETY
Meeting of May 20, 2009
Members present: Shaun Bradley, Bruce Raymond, Andra White, Tim Chance, Brenda
Chance, Jean McHarg, Eric Rafuse, Don Sedgwick and Bob Fulleman
Treasurer’s report: Moved by Jean McHarg, seconded by Andra White to accept the
report as presented. Carried. Jim Sewell will contact Atlantex regarding their
outstanding bill to us.
Minutes of previous board meeting: Moved by Bob Fulleman, seconded by Tim Chance
to accept the minutes of the April 23, 2009 meeting as presented – Carried.
Membership: The Chances sent 74 E-bills and
only two were rejected, one since successful after correction of the address.
Membership form to be added to the website.
Fundraising: Brenda Chance and Andra White
will work on getting T-shirts, etc., into the local shops for sale.
Newsletter: Distribution of next issue will
be the week of July 13 with the deadline for contributions to be June 26. The
deadline for the fall issue will be Sept. 25 for distribution to be the week of
October 13. CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE NEWSLETTER ARE NEEDED. Interesting stories,
information about people in the area and even summer recipes are welcome.. .
Beach: Bob Fulleman will check the big sign
and repair as needed. Bob Fulleman, Eric Rafuse, Don Sedgwick and Tim Chance
will erect signs and open trash containers. Jean McHarg will research getting
the missing and damaged trash barrels replaced. It is too late to do any
planting this year. Beach sweep will be June 18 at 9 am. Bruce Raymond discussed
with the RCMP the problem of joyriding on the beach: it was suggested that the
police be kept informed. It is not a major problem as long as there aren't
others on the beach
Other Business: Don Sedgwick reported that
the gun range in their area will not be used this year because of the cost of
upgrades needed to make it comply with the law.
Next Meeting: Next board meeting will be June 17, 2009.