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Monthly Minutes


Howard-Suamico Historical Society

March 7, 2019

 HSHS Office and Museum –605 Maywood Avenue


Call to order:  The March meeting of HSHS was called to order by President, Tim Rasmussen at 6:00 pm.


Roll Call:  Present: Tim Rasmussen, Barb Styczynski, Steve Pamperin, Geri Corbeille, Mary Drzewiecki, Ellery Gulbrand, Brian Gillaume, Jerry Steffen.

Guest:  Heather Nelson


Minutes:  The February meeting minutes recorded by Geri Corbeille were approved with two minor corrections with a motion by Brian Gillaume and second by Steve Pamperin.  Motion carried.


Treasurer Report:  Steve Pamperin reported HSHS current assets are $30,494.00


New Business:

Ø  Tim Rasmussen reported the nominating committee is Geri Corbeille and Linda Adlebush.  If you are contacted by the nominating committee take a serious look at serving the Howard Suamico Historical Society.

Ø  Tim Rasmussen reported that with the passing of Joy Schabow, HSHS is looking to fill that vacancy.

Ø  Tim Rasmussen reported the 2019 History Treasure Tour will be held on Wednesday, May 15th, from 4:00 to 8:00 pm.  This information was received from Brown County Historical Society.

Ø  Tim Rasmussen reported the 2019 Brown county Road Rally will be held on Saturday, August 17th.  There has been no other information at this time.


Old Business:

Ø  Tim Rasmussen reported articles continue to be needed for the HSHS Newsletter.  Articles or ideas for articles should be submitted by April 10 to Tim, which would be in time for an April newsletter.

Ø  The HSHS Annual Banquet committee consists of Barb Styczynski, Geri Corbeille and Mary Drzewiecki.  The HSHS Annual Banquet will be held at Townline on June 6, 2019.  Stay tuned for more information.

Ø  Geri Corbeille reported the application for raffle license will be sent in.

Ø  Mary Drzewiecki reported there was not an update at this time for the HSHS Scholarship.  The subject is “The Duck Creek Quarry”.

Ø  Tim Rasmussen reported with Ancestry Acres closed for the season, the Village of Suamico continues to keep the driveway plowed of snow.  Tim continues to haul donated books to Ancestry Acres for the August book sale.

Ø  Jerry Steffen reported there is no decorating report due to Ancestry Acres being closed for the season, but he is waiting for spring to see the tulips and daffodils.

Ø  Barb Styczynski reported book sales are slow, but she had orders for 3 Flemish books.  She has also sold 5 of the HSHS 2019 Calendars.

Ø  Tim Rasmussen reported there are 150 Opoly games remaining.

Ø  Barb Styczynski reported she is constantly in search of program ideas for future meetings.  If you have any ideas, please contact Barb Styczinski.  The next program will be a local author regarding her book “Little Wisconsin” on April 4, 2019.

Ø  A motion was made to adjourn by Brian Gillaume and seconded by Mary Drzewiecki. Motion carried.


Meeting adjourned at 6:42 pm







Dates to Remember:

Ø  May 2, 2019, 6pm – Board Meeting

Ø  June 6, 2019, -- Annual Meeting and Banquet – Townline Banquet Hall


Respectfully submitted,

Ellery Gulbrand, Secretary