Events – Fundraising – Wish List
What’s Going On?
Howard-Suamico Historical Society
July 1, 2021
HSHS Office & Museum, 605 Maywood Avenue
Call to order: The July Meeting of HSHS was called to order by President, Tim Rasmussen at 6:00 pm
Roll Call: Present: Tim Rasmussen, Barb Styczynski, Ellery Gulbrand, Tom Mooren, Brian
Gillaume, Henry VandenHeuvel, Geri Corbeille, Steve Pamperin, Jan Deneys
Minutes: The minutes from the HSHS April, May, and June meetings were approved as received, with a motion by Tom Mooren and a second by Jan Deneys.
Treasurer Report: Treasurer, Steve Pamperin, reported HSHS current assets. Ellery Gulbrand made a motion to approve the Treasurer’s Report and to pay outstanding bills. Motion seconded by Henry VandenHeuvel. Motion carried.
Barb Styczynski reported she is working on the 2022 HSHS calendar. Barb is looking for and needs assistance in finding historical dates to place on the calendar. If you have dates, please contact Barb.
Tim Rasmussen reported that as of this meeting, there are 128 members who have paid their membership fee. Tim will be sending a second reminder.
Tim Rasmussen reported the August 12, 2021, meeting will be held at Ancestry Acres. This will be a General Meeting and therefore a program is needed.
Tim Rasmussen reported the Brown County Road Rally will be held on Saturday, August 21, 2021, and the final stop will be at Ancestry Acres. There will be no activities this year with food and prize distribution taking place. Help will be needed for set-up and take down. Please contact Tim or any member of the HSHS Board if you can help.
Tim Rasmussen reported articles for HSHS Newsletter continue to be needed. Articles should be written in Microsoft Word. Get articles to Jean Kaiser and she will arrange for the Newsletter.
Barb Styczynski reported the Annual HSHS Meeting was a success with approximately 84 people, good comments and raffle brought in $795.
Brian Gillaume reported the August HSHS Used Book Sale will be held Thursday, August 5th (8 am to 4 pm) and Friday, August 6th (8 am to 1 pm) at Ancestry Acres. Help will be needed for set-up on Wednesday, August 4th at 5 pm. Help will also be needed after the sale on Friday, August 6th.to take down.
Tim Rasmussen reported the Tremble School Project is on its way. HSHS will need to raise $100,000 for the project. There is presently $42,761 in the fund. The Fundraising Committee is working on making contacts for donations.
Tim Rasmussen reported HSHS needs volunteers for the Wednesday Open House at Ancestry Acres on the following Wednesdays: July 21, August 18, September 15, and October 20.
Barb Styczynski reported the book sales are down, but interest in the books remains.
Barb Styczynski reported she needs ideas for programs to be presented at HSHS General Meetings. If you have an idea (or two), please contact Barb Styczynski or Tim Rasmussen.
Tim Rasmussen gave an update on the Maywood Building regarding the roof leaks which have been successfully sealed with exception of one small leak.
Brian Gillaume made a motion to adjourn and a second by Steve Pamperin. Motion carried.
Meeting adjourned at 6:56 pm.
Ellery Gulbrand, Secretary
Dates to Remember:
August 5 & 6 Used Book Sale – Ancestry Acres
August 12, 2021 (General Meeting)
September 2, 2021 (Board Meeting)
October 7, 2021 (General Meeting)
November 4, 2021 (Board Meeting)
December 2, 2021 (Christmas Party)