Monday, May 16, 2016

Recap for May 2016 Meeting

by Shelly Mathis

Meeting Date: May 13, 2016

Old Business

  • Fruit Sales - The club voted to give club member families a discount on the fruit boxes they purchase: $25/case of peaches; $20/case of apples and pears.

  • $100 Donation as a Middle Park Fair Friend - Our donation will help sponsor the Exhibit Hall competitions.

New Business

  • Trip to visit PeachFork Orchards - The club voted to try to visit the orchard near the beginning of September, when we can enjoy a tour and pick up the pears.  More will be coordinated at that time.

  • Outdoor Adventure Day
    • The club decided that a Sunday afternoon might work best for this adventure day.
    • Parents: Please email Shelly your available days in June and July for this activity.

  • June’s Meeting
    • The club will meet in June on Friday, June 24th, not on the 2nd Friday of the month (as usual).

  • Who wants to do next month’s…
    • Prayer - Foster
    • Devotion - Audrey
    • Refreshments - Ben

Jill Wilkinson was awarded her $500 club scholarship for graduation!
After celebrating with Jill, the club volunteered at Cliffview Assisted Living Center for 1 hour of community service to pull weeds.

Homesteaders Club Announcements

  • Focus on wrapping up fruit sales over the next 1-1/2 months!  DUE by June 30th
    • Please turn in complete spreadsheets and money!  You can drop them off at the Kremmling Library, too.

  • Outdoor Adventure Day - Tuesday, May 17th OR Wednesday, May 18th at 5:30 p.m.?

  • NEXT Club Meeting - Friday, June 10th OR 24th @ KCC @ 1 p.m.
    • June Demonstrations
      • Kenna, Evan, Shiloh, Taylah, and Audrey(?)
    • Summer-themed Tray Favors
      • Marcy & Tish will coordinate.

  • Record Books

Middle Park 4-H Council Announcements

  • Cloverbud Night - May 19th @ 6:30 p.m. in the Extension Hall -- Leather crafts!

  • 4-H Council Community Service Project
    • Plant Trees at the Fairgrounds! May 20th (and possibly June 3rd) at 9 a.m.
    • Contact the office to sign up as a volunteer!  724-3436

  • Shooting Sports - Mandatory Meeting: May 23rd @ 6 p.m. at the Extension Hall

  • 4-H Council Meeting - Monday, June 6th @ 7 p.m. in Hot Sulphur Springs
    • A county-wide 4-H Social will follow the meeting: games, dessert, and fun!

  • Read the Newsletter - to find out about county activities, 4-H trips and projects, deadlines, and more!

Minutes for May 2016 Meeting

By Audrey Wheatley, Secretary

The monthly meeting for the Homesteaders 4-H club was held Friday, May 13, 2016.

President Liberty Mathis called the meeting to order at 1:15 p.m. Jill Wilkinson said the prayer. Ben Mathis read a devotion from Matthew 6:33-34. Foster Krempin led the pledges. Jill did the roll call in Audrey Wheatley’s absence. Members were to respond with what mythical creature they would be.There were 5 parent/leaders, 8 members, and 3 guests. Jill read the minutes in Audrey’s absence. Foster moved we accept the minutes. Flint seconded it; the motion passed. Ben reported that the bank had messed up the bank statement. Ben moved to table the treasurer’s report until the next meeting. Kenna seconded it; the motion passed.

Old Business:
Jill moved that club families buy fruit at cost from orchard. Ben seconded it; the motion passed. Due to our cost varying with the number of boxes sold, Jill amended the motion that club families can buy peaches for $25 per box and apples and pears for $20 a box. Kenna seconded it; the motion passed.

Our club donation to the fair of $100 will be sponsoring the exhibit competitions.

New Business:
The club’s trip to the Peachfork Orchards will be tabled until September.

Parents decided that the adventure day will be on a Sunday afternoon. Please email Shelly available days.

June’s meeting will be on the 24th.

For the next meeting;
Foster- Prayer
Audrey- Devotion
Ben- Refreshments

Evan moved to adjourn the meeting at 1:40 p.m. Kenna seconded it the motion passed.

After the adjournment Jill and Foster will do their demonstrations followed by a party for Jill and community service at the Cliffview Assisted Living Center.

Monday, May 9, 2016

Club News - May 2016

Club News
May 2016

Club Meeting

  • Friday, May 13th, at the Kremmling Community Church, from 1 - 3 p.m.
    • Business Meeting
      • Demonstrations
        • Foster
        • Jill
        • Audrey
      • Volunteers
        • Jill - prayer
        • Audrey- devotion
        • Krempins & Mathis - refreshments (cake & ice cream to celebrate Jill’s graduation)  ☺
    • Community Service: Gardening, Yardwork, and Chores at Cliffview Assisted Living Center
      • Please bring your work gloves, gardening shovels, clothing, water and whatever else you think you’ll need to do chores
  • Please bring any completed fruit fundraiser spreadsheets and payments.