5:30 pm – Welcome & review of September minutes
5:40 pm – Updates about recent events
Clarisse: Doodle poll for Spring community events
•New Christmas tree
•Wood Bank Updates (next date is: December 18)
‐wood moisture meter
‐vouchers & wood available
‐wood bank shed: design, materials, volunteers
‐Institute Pot-luck lunches?
‐Initiate fund raising for supplies & equipment
‐Home Depot Grant idea?
•Gardner furniture stores, upholstery samples? How to, what are our next steps?
•Set the date for our next bag-sewing day
•Update about Quabbin Regional High School to ask how our
Wood Bank might qualify as an official community service project
•How do we administer?
6:30 pm – Upcoming Event Planning
•Spring workshop events - schedule
•Wood Bank volunteer days – schedule
•Educational postcard mailer
•Arbor Day 2017 planning
•Tree planting locations
‐Grant - Continue with gateways, Apple fruiting wall at school
•Road race to fundraise? Artwork for t-shirt – winner’s art is put on race t-shirt.
•Activities: Tree climbing, Rake master challenge, Wood stacking – art challenge, Tree foods, compaction education, invasive species table, how to plant a fruiting wall