Meeting Minutes – February 27, 2017

In attendance: Ken, Hazel, Heike, Lisa, Graeme, James, Sam, Isabelle, Cari, Tyler

Committee members update
The RCG Committee welcomed two new members! Hazel will be our youth liaison with the Stanley Jones School and Graeme joins our committee to help with the grant applications. Welcome to our new members!

Grant update
Still working on several grant applications including the Co-op Community Spaces grant, Alberta-Canada 150 grant and Soul of the City grant.  Edible Tree Grant and First Calgary Financial Grant Applications have been submitted.

Fundraiser update
Spring Up! The fundraiser for the Renfrew Community Garden will be taking place at 7pm on March 24th. $10 ticket includes a beer and a burger (meat or veggie). Live performances by DJ RoyLT and 8 Ball Deluxe, silent auction, 50/50 draw and more! Don’t miss this event and come support your community garden!

Grand opening update
Save the date! The grand opening will take place on June 14th with a morning event with city representatives and an afternoon community. More information will be forthcoming. Keep an eye on our webpage and Facebook page for more details.

Building beds
Tyler coordinated the bed building for the Winston Heights-Mountview Community Garden and attended the meeting to describe the building process for the beds, and share lessons learned and things to avoid.
Meeting adjourned 7:06

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