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Minutes: June 5, 2019

Meeting called to order at: 7:55 p.m.

Flag Salute

Board of Recreation Members in Attendance:

Denise Urbaniak
Carolyn Cacace
Heather LaBance
Kelly Brooks
Joyce Brensinger

April minutes approved: Joyce Brensinger
Seconded: Kelly Brooks

May minutes approved: Denise Urbaniak
Seconded: Joyce Brensinger

Open to the Public: 7:30-7:45

Old Business:

Vernon Day:

Went well. The main food vendor did not show up, but the other food vendors had a profitable day.

Pavement to Pinwheel:

Program has been very well received and was successful.

6/29/19:

Hike with local thru-hiker Ryan Benz. He will lead hike and discuss his travels. Meeting place and time to be announced. Owens Station Road has two possible routes:

Hike into NY state
Up Glenwood Mountain Road trail

Sidewalk Art Festival:

June 22, 10-12 at Maple Grange Park
Looking for a judge, will ask Painted Grape
Have ribbons and prizes
Kelly will do popcorn, and there will be ice pops and water
Participants will also have rocks to paint
Need: face painter, DJ, Volunteers
Setup to begin at 8:00
Flyers went home through the school

Bike/Hike/Kite Day:

Sept. 9 (tentative)
No updates yet, could be a kickoff to a Fall Trail Program

New Business

Fall Trail Program:

Saturday mornings due to daylight ending early

Movie Nights:

Waiting on budget information
Possible use of Maple Grange field, with food vendors

Turkey Trot:

Thanksgiving Day
Kelly & Mishelle met to discuss:
New route with Chief of Police
Use of Holy Counselor parking lot
Volunteers needed

Sussex County Day:

9/15
Sussex County Fairgrounds - Vernon will have a display

Motion to Adjourn meeting at: 9:09 by Carolyn Cacace
Motion seconded by: Denise Urbaniak

Meeting ended: 9:09

Next meeting: 07/10/19**

**7/10/19 - meeting cancelled
**08/07/19 - Rec Board members were to assist at Vernon National Night Out

Next meeting - 09/04/19