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Minutes - February 13, 2016

The meeting came to order at 9:07 a.m. at Lamoine Town Office.

Present were: Greg Stone, Eli Khoury and Jason Trenholm.

Minutes of January 27, 2016: Greg made motion to accept minutes as written. Eli 2nd. Vote in favor was 3-0.

The Recreation Committee would like to go on record in expressing our appreciation to Becky Mason for her service to the committee. She was instrumental in starting and developing the Lamoine recreation committee. Her commitment to making the town a better place is special. She was a valued member of this committee and she will be missed.

Indoor Soccer: Soccer flyers made and distributed to LCS. Jim has been reserved for follow up registration on 2/22/16. Greg reports that start of season is 2/27/16. Plan to notify YMCA by Wednesday prior to start date, if and what level Lamoine will be participating. Once coaches have been established, they will determine practice schedule. Plan to ask Elizabeth Stanley to order t-shirts once teams have been established. Possible need for equipment (indoor soccer balls and goals). Greg to contact Shane at YMCA to clarify goal size and inquire regarding coaches clinic. Tim Jordan present meeting offering helpful information as he was involved in last years program.


Rec Basketball Wrap Up: Last games scheduled for today. No complaints were reported. Kids appeared to be happy. It was suggested that program would benefit from increased number of volunteers.


Survey: Survey has been approved. Survey has not been distributed. Greg to discuss with Stu regarding best way to distribute. Suggested areas were via email, at town meeting, school and town dump.


Town Meeting: Greg to attend meeting to discuss potential budget. It was recommended that survey information be presented at meeting.


Looking Ahead: Promoting Flattop 5k on Lamoine Rec pages. Suggested to invest more in promoting adult basketball in order to possibly increase participation. Plan to trial alternative schedule during work week.  Also plan to suggest more adult activities at next meeting.


Other Business: Greg to discuss with Stu regarding storage needs. Suggestions/nominations to fill vacant Rec Committee position to be discussed at following meeting to allow more members to be present.

Meeting adjourned at 10:08am.

Minutes completed and submitted by Jason Trenholm, Lamoine Recreation Committee member.