Minutes for called meeting 2-19-2017

The Pioneer Friends of Davy
Crockett Birthplace State Park
Meeting Minutes for called meeting
Meeting date: 2/19/2017

Call to order: A special called meeting of the The Pioneer Friends was held at the Davy Crockett Birthplace State Park, Limestone TN, on 2/19/2017.

Members in attendance: Dale Trombley, Heather Youngblood, Tim Massey, Melodie Daniels, Ed Ruch, Pam Etheredge, Robert Etheredge, Caroline Blanks, Jackie Fischer

Minutes approval: na

Treasurer’s report: na


Park Manager, Jackie:

  • Shelter near cabin will be moved to campground, beginning soon
  • Working on covering all buildings with “D” logs siding
  • Confirmed, cabin is to be moved to campground as a campground store
  • Confirmed, Vending machine building is to be moved to campground a laundry unit
  • New cabin will most likely be poplar, and will first be a lean-to cabin temporary
  • The friends group will no longer be allowed to sell firewood

Ed: Mentioned to Jackie about the friends group having money in campground store and also storage room items, also gave a breakdown of last year’s income, Firewood 33%, ice 33% memberships 16%, donations 9%, events 8%.

Nate Dodson is our newest seasonal interpreter

Melodie mentioned to Jackie that palisades are not accurate to a farmstead/homestead

Frozen Frizzen shoot will not have a prize this year, bragging rights only.

Jackie requested of the group $2000 for an individual to come in and demonstrate cabin building. There was much discussion among the group. No motion to carry on the request was made.


Next Meeting: March 5, 2017


Adjournment: na

Respectfully Submitted by

__Dale Trombley________________

[Executive Member’s Name] Date of approval


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