CFP Community Meeting Minutes- July 2021


Meeting Started at 7:30

Board Members Present: Conley Zani, Angelica Alvarez, Diane Barrette, Heather Satterley, Lee Silva, Jim Fogerty

Attendees: 13 pp

Mission Moment: CFP Jerusalema Line Dancing, see video! International Dance Challenge.

Secretary’s report– approved

Treasurer’s report– approved, see website (private party rentals picking up), membership picking up but still have a way to go, Heather gave treasurer’s report

Trustee Report: Marshall Hill gave a report. Asked about how the signage is working in CFP. Positive feedback about less parking on grass, people using parking lot more. We also have four “No shellfish fishing” signs.

Old Business:

Thank you to Sue Young for becoming our new Event Program Manager!! She’s rocking it and making great things happen at our amazing hall.

Preparedness Committee:  A Hurricane Damage Assessment Exercise is happening in August 25th in CFP. Ray Perry is primarily running event. Will be setting up in hall the night before. Committee is putting together (swag bags) to give out to CFP members that contain preparedness information. Emergency Shelter on Aquidneck Island is currently at Gaudet Middle School. Leadership of committee will have elections in December for this committee. Have immediate need of interim secretary.

Starting New Programming this week; AA is back, etc.

Barbara Jones: Continuing to work on Solitude Lake Management people to get Phragmites removed. We have the funds to cover removal. Hoping to get it done this year.

Door Hardware: ½ way done with our new door hardware continue to fix the doors.

Thank you to John & Betsy Fitzgerald for the new signage saying you are being monitored. Signage is up.

New business: Art Guild opening this Friday night and  open to the public.

Open Mic night Saturday July 31st! Free, fun event to public. Cancelled.

Another CFP Club night! August 21st, ice cream and dancing from 7-10pm. $10 ticket, sign up online or in person!

No meeting in August, pick up again on September 14th at 7:30 in person and also live-streaming for anyone else.

Barbara Jones asked someone to build a stand for our anchor that is outside.

We also need volunteers to help weed at CFP Hall and in the front, please email Barbara

Meeting Adjourned: 8:15pm