THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Oconto County Youth Fair Annual Meeting
Issue Date: October 3, 2019
The Oconto County Youth Fair Association annual meeting is Tuesday evening, Oct. 22 at the Fair Grounds Expo Hall at Zippel Park in Gillett at 7 p.m. The public is invited to participate in business meeting. The Fair Association puts on the annual county fair. All residents of Oconto County of voting age are members, which means every resident age 18 and older is eligible to participate in the meeting including voting. Residents meeting the age requirement are also eligible to run for a position. Four directors will be elected to serve three year terms on the 15 person board of directors. In addition, the meeting financial and other reports on the 2019 fair will be given.
The directors are responsible for conducting the business of the organization. There is an expectation that those seeking director positions have the time available to actively participate in the affairs of the association. The Fair Board meets on the fourth Tuesday every month at 7 pm. Additional time is spent for committee work in preparation for the fair with more time needed in the two to three weeks surrounding the fair to set up, manage, and put away the fair. This includes being there full days from the Saturday before the fair through the Monday after the fair.
Nominations can be made anytime up to the annual meeting by contacting, Debbie Woods at 920-373-1212, or any director. Nominations will also be accepted from the floor at the meeting.