Yearly Archives: 2017

January 2017 meeting minutes

January 19, 2017

  • President - Mark - present
  • Vice President - Emily absent
  • Secretary - Lisa-present
  • Treasurer - Carol- present
  • Head of Public Relations & Education - Lisa-present
  • Administer of Plant Materials - Phillip-absent
  • Head of Conservation - Mark-present
  • Members-at-large –Gabe-absent
  • Members-at-large – Maureen-absent
  • Jr member - Calvin-absent

Guests.. Kevin Hall

Kevin introduced himself.

Board members present (Mark, Carol, Lisa) introduced themselves.

Keith Hall - interested in vp or conservation director

Election

election date 1/26/2017

  • Ad for volunteers
  • Ad placed on Terraforums? Yes by Carol

Website – Lisa – Landing page has been updated to include info about the elections. Meeting minutes are being added to website.

Instagram – lisa – Account has been created and Gabe and I will launch it in the next few days.

User master list – lisa exported web members and combined with the paypal users to create a master list.

Land purchase – mark update - mark called lawyer again .. no response

Potential plant rescue in Santa Rosa Florida – Mark - package received by them on tuesday

Million flava field

Mark Contacted Rob Patterson regarding other sites- one potential site affected by the bypass. Will be visiting location. And Rob is contacting DOT

Letter from Jim miller regarding re-establishment of plants in st.marks refuge. Mark will pursue this endeavor.

Treasurer update – a few dues were received.

Mark requested reimbursement for expenses and was approved.

Upcoming events:

  • Flytrap Frolic – April 22, 2017
  • Museum tour – May 6, 2017
  • Oyster Festival – October 2017
  • Fire in the pines festival – October 2017
  • Beast of Bladenboro – October 2017

 

 

Jan 12/2016

Election

Election date 1/26/2017

Ad for volunteers – Carol posted the ad on Jan 7th to our FB page and to our FB group. We received a response from 3 folks. One of which has joined us tonight. Jay Lechtman

Land purchase – mark update – Mark will contact law offices again.

Potential plant rescue in Santa Rosa Florida – Mark – Package is complete and will mail out tomorrow.

Million flava field – Mark did some research and it seems the million flava field will not be affected, however there are at least one site that may be.. He is going to contact someone who knows area.

Head Grower- Phillip – seeds he has planted are growing.

Treasurer update- Carol provided group with bank account updates.

Upcoming events:

Flytrap Frolic – April 22, 2017

Museum tour – May 6, 2017

 

 

Jan 5 2017

Election

election date 1/26/2017

Ad for volunteers – Carol has it ready to go, awaiting review from Mark.

Land purchase – mark update – no update

Potential plant rescue in Santa Rosa Florida – Mark – has almost completed packet

Million flava field – Mark will review location after meeting and see if it will be impacted.

Upcoming events:

Flytrap Frolic – April 22, 2017

Museum tour – May 6, 2017

December 2016 Meeting minutes

12/29/2016

Election

Pick election date – Need to plan the Annual members meeting for elections. Date selected was January 26, 2017

Ad for volunteers – Carol volunteered to create an ad for the elections and meeting. Mark requested to review prior to posting.

 

Land purchase – Mark - No updates, awaiting response from Lawyer.

Potential plant rescue in Santa Rosa Florida – Mark is working on package for submission.

Head Grower- Phillip – no update

Upcoming events:

Flytrap Frolic – April 22, 2017

Museum tour – May 6, 2017

12/15

Land purchase – Mark - No updates, awaiting response from Lawyer.

Potential plant rescue in Santa Rosa Florida – Mark – gathering pertinent info for packet.

Head Grower- no update

Upcoming events:

Flytrap Frolic – April 22, 2017

Museum tour – May 6, 2017

 

12/8/2016

ICPS auction.. donation for 500 was made to tnc on behalf of both organizations. Lisa needs to do a FB post to that Effect.

Rest area walking path project update – Lisa – spoke with Keith with NCDOT and project is still active. They are doing major renovations to the rest area in 2017/2018 and will be incorporating our request for a walking path of carnivorous plants. Will continue to follow up.

Land purchase – Mark - No updates, awaiting response from Lawyer.

Potential plant rescue in Santa Rosa Florida – Mark – no updates

Discuss the meeting holiday schedule – No meeting on Dec 22.

Upcoming events:

Flytrap Frolic – April 22, 2017

Museum tour – May 6, 2017