© 2015 Howard-Suamico Historical Society
April 2017 Minutes
meeting was called to order at 6:00pm. Present were:
President Barb Styczynski
Members Geri Corbeille, Jerry Steffen, Mary Drzewiecki, Joy Schabow
Secretary Jann Deneys and Board Member Jim Smurawa.
month's minutes were approved. Motion made to approve the minutes by Geri
Corbeille and seconded by Joy Schabow.
Pamperin reported total assets are $25,398.03.
Annual Letter to Members:
Rasmussen has composed the annual letter to members which will be sent out
removal was resumed by the Village of Suamico and they finished removing the
trees they planned on removing. The stumps have been ground down.
The village will remove the debris and fill the holes. The other stumps
should be removed in the near future. The
parlor is complete and decorated. The kitchen has the cupboards removed
and Barb Klass, Barb Joachim, Barb Styczynski , Lenore Olejniczak and Joy
Schabow have been working on wallpaper removal and the floor. The floor
is stripped and the walls are getting prepared for the next steps.
A sink has been found.
logs by the dirt pile need to be removed - Tim is working on getting them
hauled away. The tin from the roof has been sold and it is gone. The
barn needs to be completely cleaned before the History Tour. The Boy
Scouts may be used for part of the cleaning, as well as HSHS members.
explained above, work continues on the kitchen. Barb Joachim and Barb
Styczynski worked very hard and diligently preserving the old hardwood floor.
Schabow asked members to start saving their aluminum cans for our next can
drive behind the Howard Village Hall, which will be the month of June, 2017 -
Styczynski reported several books were sold during the month and interest in
the books remains steady.
are currently having a Spring Sale on our Opoly games. Normally selling
for $20, they now are available for $10.
Tim Rasmussen stated the next Memory Show will be in September, but no definite
date has been set yet.
JUNE 1, 2017 - Annual Banquet at Townline with chicken, tenderloin tips and all
the trimmings, plus door prizes and raffles to win. Entertainment will be
Civil War music and the details of the life of a surgeon during the Civil War,
as portrayed by Steve Peterson, a Civil War reenactor. Price for the
evening will be $15.00 per person. Checks can be mailed to: HSHS, 605
Maywood Avenue, Green Bay, WI - 54303. Or you can drop them off at the
Museum the 2nd or 4th Tuesday of the month between 9-12Noon. There also
will be a table set up at the History Tour on May 17 at Ancestry Acres.
For additional information, or any questions, please call Barb Styczynski at
434-0525 or Joy Schabow at 434-1331.
3, 2017 - Frank Hermans is scheduled to be our guest speaker at Lifebridge
Church. PLEASE NOTE TIME CHANGE: THE MEETING WILL BEGIN AT 6:30PM (not
Drzewiecki reported no applications have been received thus far.
Deneys is in charge of the History Tour and will give a more in-depth report at
our next meeting. Our portion of the History Tour will be at Ancestry
Acres on May 17, 2017, and will be a great opportunity to see the
renovation of the barn and hear about farming past and present.
Rasmussen reported we have received the utilities bill from the village and we
are on track.
Schabow reported the Spring Newsletter has been sent out.
Kaiser is our new webmaster and continues working on updating our website.
SUAMICO LIONS CLUB 40th ANNIVERSARY BANQUET:
Howard Suamico Historical Society was invited to the Lions Club Banquet and the
event was attended by Jerry and Mary Steffen, Steve and Sue Pamperin, Barb
Styczynski, Joy Schabow and Tim Rasmussen. The Lions Club presented their
first annual Community Service Award to Tim Rasmussen in appreciation of his
work with the Howard Fire Department, the 20+ years of holding booyah fund
raisers for over 20 organizations, and his work on the renovations of both the
barn and the house at Ancestry Acres.
Corbeille, Joy Schabow and Barb Styczynski is this year's banquet
committee. See PROGRAMS above for additional details.
year's Nominating Committee consisted of Linda Adlebush and Joy Schabow.
to the holiday, the July meeting for the Officers and the Board, will be held
motion was made to adjourn by Joy Schabow and seconded by Barb
Styczynski. Meeting adjourned at 6:46pm.