All meeting minutes posted on the township website are unofficial minutes. Official copies of minutes may be obtained from the Vernon Township Department of Recreation and Community Development.

Minutes: January 3, 2018

Meeting called to order at: 7:30 p.m.

Flag Salute

Board of Recreation Members in Attendance:

Denise Urbaniak
Joyce Brensinger
Carolyn Cacace
Mishelle Downtain

Minutes approved: Mishelle Downtain
Seconded: Joyce Brensinger

Old Business:

Viking Invasion Snowshoe 5K

01/27/18
Registration is ongoing. Nice article about it in The Advertiser, 01/05/18
We are looking for 50+ participants
We still need a timer. Working on headbands, paper banner, possible DJ.
Race groups: Snowshoe Runners: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners, male & female
Snowshoe Walkers: 1st, 2nd & 3rd place winners, male & female
Participants under 12 years of age
Steins will be awarded to 1st place winner, medals to 2nd & 3rd place
Volunteers need to be there at 7:00.
Registration will take place at 8:00
Race will begin for snowshoe runners at 10:00
Snowshoe walkers approx 10:05

New Business:

Looking into possibility of bus trips (Broadway shows, baseball games, looking for ideas)
Spring project would be to fix up the Flats; new playground equipment to be installed.
Earthfest in April

Other ideas: Start a Vernon Hiking Club

Motion to adjourn meeting at: 8:45 by Denise Urbaniak
Motion seconded by: Carolyn Cacace

Motion Approved

Next meeting: 02/07/18