The regular meeting was called to order at 7:35 p.m. by Mary Bradley.
Board Members in Attendance
Board members Mary Ellen Vichiconti, Dave Vanderhoff and Denise Urbaniak were excused.
Halloween Party with PAL
Adding pumpkin contest [asking Jeanne for permission] discussed having NO candles in pumpkins, and various age groups for contest. 10/28 drop off of pumpkins, 10/29 is fun day. Eileen, Frank and Mary will work night of drop off to receive entries [coordinate with PAL and Jeanne].
Christmas Flower Arranging
December 10th or 17th. Possible on December 10th morning from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.; put in Advertiser and set limit of 25 kids. Melissa will speak to put this event on a flyer going out to the schools containing other Department of Community Affairs events. Will list Melissa’s number as a contact to sign-up. The use of the Senior Center for this event will have to be cleared by the Senior Board.
School Days with the Vernon Historical Society—event CANCELED [reschedule for spring].
Recreation Director Report
- Moving event to Vernon Firehouse [met with Greg Carter for permission and discussion].
- Need to iron out details of food donations, and volunteers for the event.
- Looking for donated tree for event.
Snowshoeing possibility at Maple Grange Park this winter.
Is there a Vernon resident night at Mountain Creek—maybe to give residents a chance to try out the new tubing park?
Meeting adjourned at 9:27 p.m.