Silver Cliff Auxiliary Hold Meeting, ActivitiesIssue Date: September 30, 2020
The Silver Cliff Fire and Rescue Auxiliary met (social distancing in place) on Sept. 14 at the town hall at 9:00 AM. Agenda included: Pledge of Allegiance, roll call was taken, secretary's report-minutes read and accepted, treasurer's report-balance in savings and checking were noted, correspondence report an article will be in the Peshtigo Times. Committee chairmen had nothing to report for sunshine, scholarship, and shirts and things. Funeral dinner chairman-Lori Paulson is retiring from this position.
Membership dues are $10.00 for the year, please pay these by the next meeting in October.
The results from raffle ticket sales, booze cooler tickets, and donations from individuals and businesses totaled $10,850. Thank you to all members for selling tickets and donating time to raise money. Winners of raffles were posted at local businesses and notified by phone.
The Hunter's Bake Sale is on hold until contact is made with Jungle Jim's, date of sale will be November 20.
The Children's Christmas party will not be held. Gifts will be given to area children 10 years and younger no matter the circumstances, but they will be safe!
There will be an election of officers for Vice-President and Treasurer in October. Nominations were opened, no one was nominated. Mary Deprey and Ann Wender stated they would keep the positions. Write in votes are possible, members need to be present to vote.
An audit will be conducted with the treasurer and two other members of the auxiliary, this is an annual occurrence. These same individuals will work on the budget for 2021.
The By-Laws were reviewed by all members present. Mary Wagner will print the amended copy for approval at the next meeting.
Other business discussed was the Silver Cliff Centennial. Dee Farley stated the committee plans to set the dates for the event, probably August 12 and 13, prior to our parade and picnic. Calendars will be sold as a fundraiser by the committee. These will have historic pictures and information for each month. Town meetings, Legion Post and Auxiliary meetings, and our Auxiliary meetings will also be added to the calendars.
A soup contest will be held at Rapids Resort on Oct. 3 from noon until 4:00 PM. To enter sign up with Barb Tobison, entry fee is $10.00. Prizes for first, second, and third places. Proceeds will support our fire and rescue auxiliary.
Thank you to Lorna Maedke and Sandy De Goey who provided desserts.
The next meeting is October 12 at the town hall at 9:00 AM, Barb Van Boxtel and Mary Deprey will provide desserts.
All ladies, full and part-time residents of Silver Cliff, are invited to attend the meetings and join the auxiliary. Meetings are held the second Monday of the month April to November, unless otherwise stated.
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