Hammonton Green Committee Agenda - October 2017
Monthly Meeting - Hammonton Town Hall

Green Committee Members:

X Jeanette DePiero  X  Mica McCullough   X Amy Menzel   X  Linda Esposito  __ Kerri Patton    

 __ Sara Verrillo   __Courtney Volpe

Friends of the Green Committee & Guests: Victoria Falciani

  1. Events and Projects:

PROJECT

STATUS/ACTIONS NEEDED:

Green Day,

Sun. Sept. 24, 12-4 pm

Wrap-Up: THANK YOU!!

  • Turnout seemed low-- competing with football, large area for crowd to spread out in, other factors?
  • All positive feedback so far
  • Facebook ads reportedly reached 1,800 people
  • Volunteer certificates were sent with Amy & Victoria
  • Extra supplies will be stored in the bank building, Linda will hunt down the key

Green Day 2018 Ideas:

Have Green Day table @ shred day/recycling central w/ flyers, offer raffle tickets?

Raffle

Scavenger hunt/ nature walk/ kayak activity/ tailgating games (cornhole, can jam, Frisbee)

Beer garden w/ solar-powered TV showing football game

Volunteer shirts-- brightly colored, wearing day of, sign-in table, nametags?

Plein air competition

Find someone to hang road banner

Pumpkin painting

Additional face painters

HAC 2 tables for popular craft(s)

Paint Waste Bins for Public Works

  • This project will be shelved until a better time. How to ensure painted barrels will be available for HGC use, not just mixed into inventory? Amy will ask Scott.

Eye Opening Film & Lecture

  • Any updates for a fall/winter film? Linda suggested piggybacking off of other Sustainable Jersey Hub events.

Adopt a Road Cleanups

  • DATE Sat. Oct. 14 at 10:00 am. Please park @ library (rather than Kathedral) All supplies provided.
  • Mica will pick up donuts, box of joe
  • Bring your own mug!
  • Victoria will share with Hammonton High vols & Green Club

Buy Local Program

  • Mia Lane Design ? Kerri to follow up

Student Representative & Scholarship Program

  • Develop scholarship requirements for 2018 year (Kerri)

                                

Sustainable Jersey/Sustainable Jersey for Schools

  • Linda spoke with Chef Lou Caruso at HHS re: unused garden at school, science greenhouse, possibilities to partner as summer maintenance; Atlanticare funding; waste composting; community garden connection

        

3. Garden Update -

4. Open Floor