VETERAN TOWN HALL CORNER OF JOHNSON HOLLOW RD & ROUTE
14 MILLPORT NY(UNLESS OTHERWISE ANNOUNCED)
THE PUBLIC IS WELCOME & VOLUNTEERS ARE ENCOURAGED. HELP
US TO KEEP THE PAST PRESENT.
Town of Veteran Historical Society
July 12, 2018
Present: (11) Gloria Campbell, Rick
Smith, Tim Rodabaugh, Anita Hesser, Shirley Lant, Roberta Sahlberg,
Marlene Little, Josh Michal, Richard &
Judith Michal, Steve Fieno
Joining (6) Josh & Sheryll Michal, Richard & Judith Michal, Bonnie Rodabaugh & Mary Mower
Reading of the last meeting minutes: Adopted by: Marlene Little, 2nd by Robert Sahlberg
A quorum was established at the beginning of the meeting.
Meeting began at 7:00 p.m.
Report: Balance $11,895.16. Motion to accept the treasurer's report was made by Tim
by Steve Fieno.
1) We welcomed new members Richard, Judith & Josh Michal. Gloria introduced the officers who were
present & gave a brief oveview of projects were are
2) The Fall Bake Sale has been scheduled for Friday
November 16th at the Horseheads American Legion.
More will be
discussed at future meetings.
3) The Craft / Bake / Vendor event
held at Veteran Grange was a huge success.
4) Cemetery cleanups
were announced and will be as follows:
9/29/18 Turner / Crandall
on the Ridge Road.
10/13/18 Parsons on the Middle Road;
if time allows proceed to Greene Bentley in Millport.
Fieno informed us that we are now registered on line on Grants Gateway. He reported on the
properties being checked in to. He reported that it has been difficult to get a hold of people or
that calls are not returned. More discussion was held on various properties & how to go about
contact with the owners. This will contiunue. The properties
mentioned were the Botsford & Muller
homes, Millport Mercantile,
6) Josh Michal mentioned several different ways
to get more exposure to what we are trying to do,
to fund raisers, getting a building for a museum, etc. He offered his assistance.
7) Gloria mentioned changes which will need to take place with those serving on the executive board.
This will effect other changes needing to be made in our by-laws. Brian Snyder had made a suggestion
at the November 10, 2016 meeting that the term of office be changed from 2 to 4 years. In order for
take place Gloria has asked that Brian write an amendmant.
Once it has been presented at a meeting it
will be made available
to all members then it can be voted on.
8) Tim Rodabaugh mentioned
some of the drives that the Veteran Grange is taking part in:
Collection of used shoes for Rainbow of Hope out of Big Flats - benefitting dogs
Collection of Aluminum pull tabs - being donated to the Ronald McDonald House
Collection of Used Medication Bottles - remove the labels / rinse out - these are then taken
by the ladies of the Methodist
Speaker / Presenter: none scheduled for this meeting.
Date / Time of next meeting: Thursday
September 13, 2018 @ 7 pm at Veteran Grange
Motion to adjourn made by Steve Fieno, 2nd by Anita Hesser
Submitted by: Shirley Lant