Meeting Minutes 10-6-2011

Friends of Davy Crockett Birthplace Board Meeting


Oct. 6, 2011

     Attendees: Heather Youngblood, Dale Trombly, Mark Halback, Charles Bishop, Bill West, Karen West


     Topics discussed: The Mountain Melodies music event is scheduled for the 15th (same weekend as the Past Finders youth group.

                                     The Park Halloween event will be held on Friday, Oct. 28 from 7-8pm. Volunteers and candy donations needed.

                                             Entrance fee is $1. The old stock will be inventoried by Mark and Charles.

      Park Managers Report: Mark announced the approval of the positions of Conservation 1 (Charles Bishop) and Conservation 2 (Bill

                                     West) at the park. The dead trees over the kiosk and shelter have been cut and removed. The park budget will be

                                      used mostly for the swimming pool filter. Insufficient funds remain for park extras such as picnic tables, fire pits,

                                      etc. The park would like to consider the propect of getting a belt driven sickle bar mower for the trails.  Bill

                                      offered to let the park use his for trial purposes.

       Items tabled: Bill West can make firepits but needs the metal. Expenses for metal and supplies will be discussed at the next


The next board meeting is Nov. 3, 2011 at 6:00pm at the park museum. Please attend.

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