Minutes | May 19, 2017
Pedal to Plate: May 20th: Adirondack area bike ride, “Pedal to Plate,” a 55-mile culinary tour of the North Country circling three scenic lakes and traveling through picturesque Adirondack hamlets, stopping at local eateries on route.
An Adirondack Woof Stock: June 3&4 Thank you to the following businesses who supported the event by advertising on this year’s T-shirts:
|Gallo Realty||Panther Mt. Inn||Stix & Stonz Restaurant|
|AMP’s Computer Service||Loon Lake Marina||The Hub|
|Schroon Lake Marina ||Capital Microscope||C. Raymond Davis|
|Camp Read, BSA||The Odd Duck||Buckman’s Family Fuel|
|The Crossroads||Upstate Agency||McDermott Funeral Home |
|Glens Falls National Bank||OP Fredericks||Bert’s RV Care|
|Stone Bridge & Caves ||Abanakee Wellness Center||Tri-Lakes Storage|
|Etain||Owl Valley Farm LLC ||Pine Tree Motel & Cottages|
|East Shore Property Management|
IT’LL BE THE BEST DAY OF YOUR DOG’S LIFE! Dock Dogs, Disc Dogs, Doggie Fun Zone, Vendors, Food and Music all day both days… you don’t need to have a dog to check it out – fun for the whole family! Foosball Court will be onsite for competitions, 2K9 Walk Sunday morning, Police Canine Demonstrations each day, Blessing of the Animals, kid’s tie-dye their own T-Shirts and Face painting.
Woofstock Revisited on the Mill Pond: June 3: 6PM-11PM at the Hub with free pontoon boat rides on the Mill by EZ Marine and FIREWORKS AT DUSK!!!! Vendors, live music, food & glow in the dark beach balls – family friendly!
Scholarship Committee: A $500 scholarship will be awarded to a deserving graduating Senior of North Warren for community involvement in our events.
Rack Cards: Cost of these cards was split 50/50 with the North Warren Chamber and the TLBA. Cards are out and we urge you to distribute them freely!
Porsche 928 Gala: June 17: +/- 40 cars have signed up and will be on display on the front lawn of the Chester Municipal Center 3PM. There will also be a Car Hop at the Panther Mt. Inn that Friday night. More info can be found at http://camp928.com or call Curt Austin.
Economic Development Initiative: Supervisor Craig Leggett has spearheaded an open group to discuss the future of Chestertown. Issues such as broadband, sprucing up Main St., and town sewers have been discussed and there will be future meetings to follow up on these ideas. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.
North Creek Business Alliance: Will be revitalizing their Car Shows on alternate Fridays as ours (first Friday of the month at the Panther Mt. Inn / thirdFriday of the month at The Hub) and share in joint advertising. It was discussed to change the weekly ‘awards’ from trophies to something else… any ideas, let us know!
More news from North Creek: The Saratoga – North Creek train schedule has gone from 5 days a week to two but North Creek as a new Pedal Car activity starting soon. The one hour ‘ride’ starts at North River and heads north with a guide in the front and rear. See link for more info: http://www.adirondack.net/whatsnew/2016/04/rail-bikes-saratoga-north-creek-railway
Adirondack Volunteer Firefighters Benevolent Association: Mike Turrano gave a presentation on a group that is being formed in our area and is open to all volunteer fire fighters throughout the North Country. They are asking for you to help our “local heros” by offering a discount for your services and or make a donation to help the cause. If you choose to show your support, they will add your name to their “:Friends and Supporters” page on www.volunteerfirefightersofamerica.com , along with a link to your business and website as well. For more info contact Mike Turrano or Bob Swan or mail your donation to: A.V.F.B.A. – PO Box 24 – North Creek, NY 12853
Ski Museum: John Nick has accepted a position as Trustee for a new ski museum in our area. Betty Little is firmly behind this venture and we’ll keep all posted on the progress
Chestertown Farmer’s Market: Opens June 14th with all of our past vendors and some new ones!
Summerfest: July 8th.