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Minutes February 2018
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Hammonton Green Committee Minutes - February 2018
Monthly Meeting - Hammonton Town Hall

Green Committee Members:

X Jeanette DePiero  X Mica McCullough  __ Amy Menzel   X Linda Esposito  
_Kerri Patton      X_Sara Verrillo   __Courtney Volpe

Friends of the Green Committee & Guests: Nancy Fonte, Pat Fonte, Eric Schmehl

  1. Events and Projects:



Recycled Ornaments Sale

  • Total about $40 made on ornaments; leftovers stored at Mica’s house
  • Easy fundraiser we can replicate next year
  • Possibility of doing at Green Day?  

Sustainable Jersey

  • We will review needed actions, SJ Schools & SJ subcommittee at our March meeting

Upcoming Events

  • Permaculture Club meeting at the Canoe Club to discuss fungi, 2/7 7:00P
  • Community Garden meeting Thurs. Feb 15 @7:00 pm, Town Hall 3rd floor (*note date change!*)
  • Eye-Opening Film & Lecture Series “Cleanse Your Beauty Routine”, Feb 20 @7:00 pm at Casciano’s new Next Door, FREE
  • Atlantic/ Cape May HUB meeting “Sharing Positive Energy” Weds. Feb 21 @6-8 pm at NJM in Hammonton, RSVP at  , FREE but must register in advance
  • Green Committee meeting Monday March 5 @7:00 pm
  • Sat. March 10 Lake Cleanup
  • Sat May 5 Downtown Cleanup & Planting 
  • Sunday Sept 23 Green Day (mark your calendars!)

Puerto Rico Relief

  • No new updates

Eye Opening Film & Lecture

  • Tues 2/20, 7:00 pm @ Casciano’s Next Door
  • Microplastic theme, make-and-take face scrub
  • Invite your friends: Link to Facebook event HERE.

Adopt a Road Cleanups

  • April 7 (rain date 8th) Lake Cleanup; if enough people turn out, GC will fan out downtown & clean other areas.
  • May 5 Downtown Cleanup & Planting; GC can focus on cleanup since most people want to plant, help advertise, scope out trashiest areas beforehand.

Family Success Center Planting

  • Linda will keep trying to get in touch with Trish Donio.
  • Potential to dovetail with Mayor’s Monarch Challenge

Green Day 2018

  • Scheduled for Sunday, September 23.


2. Garden Update -

3. Open Floor