KESAKUU ( June ) 2006
Jun 3 Sat 7:00pm KAIKU, FINLANDIA FOUNDATION PERFORMERS
4 Sun 8:00am SPECIAL BREAKFAST HOSTING KAIKU PERFORMERS
4 Sun 8:00am ANNUAL MEN’S GOLF SCRAMBLE
4 Sun 3:00pm
10 Sat 10:00am Board Meeting ( Visitors at 12pm )
10 Sat 7:00pm Cultural Committee Meeting – Sauna Lounge
10 Sat 8:00am ADULT PAJAMA PARTY
11 Sun 10:00am FISHING
22 Thur 7:00pm Board Meeting ( No Visitors Please )
24 Sat JUHANNUS CELEBRATION
Jul 6 Thur 7:30pm Future Planning Committee Meeting
9 Sun 10:00am Board Meeting ( Visitors at 12pm )
10 Mon CHILDRENS SWIM PROGRAM BEGINS
15 Sat 5:00pm SPAGHETTI DINNER followed by MOVIE NIGHT
25 Tue 7:00pm Board Meeting ( No Visitors Please )
A BIG WELCOME to new member SHELLY MAZUREK, husband JOHN and their children TAYLOR,LINDSAY
Board of Directors Officers : President, JEFF PYPE; Vice President, LISA NYGORD; Treasurer, DICK PYPE:
Secretary, RONN YOGUS: Works Administrators, JODY DERNBERGER, PATTI LEPPI and DAVE NIEMI.
The Camp leaf raking inspection is June 10th, following the Board meeting.
The Sauna and Beach Managers for the 2006 season will be DENISE DYKSTRA and SUE SLAUGHTER.
AMBER ARO has been awarded a Scholarship from the D.F.C.S.C.A. Scholarship Fund.
REMINDERS: Per Blue Book Rule 201.1.12, Member’s children, 18-25, who receive over 1/2 of their support from
a member and are declared as dependents on member’s federal income tax return, living at home, and enjoying the
privileges of the Association, shall be required to work sixteen hours per year. If the member’s children do not wish
to work these hours, they may forfeit their member’s child status and become a regular quest. Notice must be given
to the Board of Directors in writing. If the work hours are not completed and the child has been using the facilities,
the member’s account will be charged appropriately for the unworked hours.
DANCEHALL RENOVATION : Need work hours? Jobs for everyone-cleaning,Labeling, organizing, construction,
sewing, installing , fixing and replacement.The Dancehall is being updated. A more detailed list is posted at
beach. Lots of help is needed. The Dancehall will be closed (except for planned functions) until the work is completed.
the help, the sooner it can get done. Work is scheduled for every Wednesday 10am to 2pm. The people who show up
to help will schedule other times. If you cannot come, call JODY. We can have many groups working simultaneously.
Any questions or help contact JODY DERNBERGER at 248-819-****.
CULTURAL COMMITTEE meeting on Saturday, June 10, at 7pm in the Sauna lounge. A chairperson,
secretary and treasurer will be selected. for more info, contact CAROL MELANCON at 734-261-**** or
KAIKU PERFORMERS - Saturday, June3, at 7pm - Finn
Tickets are $15 in advance and $17 at the door. Contact WAYNE JOKINEN at 248-624-2550 or send
an email to email@example.com. Listen to Kaiku at kaikumusic.com.
There will be a pre-concert Potluck Dinner in the Clubroom from 5:30pm to 6:30pm.
Please bring your favorite dish to share.
BREAKFAST on Sunday, June 4, in the ravintola to honor the performers. Everyone welcome. Serving
eggs, pannukakku and pancakes. Please call SAM or CHARLIE at 248-624-**** to help with the
event. Work hours available. Kitchen will be open 8-12. See you there!!!
MEN’S SPRING GOLF SCRAMBLES:
Sunday, June 4th, at Riverbank in
Shotgun start at 9am. Contact DAVE NIEMI at 248-310-**** for more info and to add your group to the list.
FUTURE PLANNING COMMITTEE NEWS
LEMONADE TOUR Sunday, June 4th, at 3pm. Meet at the Sauna and take a leisurely walk around
our grounds, pick up a membership application and learn more about our association.
Please call MARY BURCK at 248-471-****4 for more info.
SPAGHETTI DINNER on Saturday, July 15, from 5-7pm. Regular Spaghetti and marinara (meatless) will be
available. Afterwards, the FPC is hosting FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT in the Clubroom. Watch for posters for
the movie titile. If any members need hours, please contact SAM at 248-624-**** to work in the kitchen that
evening We are a small committee and could use some help starting at 4pm.
ADULT PAJAMA PARTY - Saturday, June 10 - 8:00pm in the Clubroom – Sponsored by Bar Committee
Come and party in your pajamas! Fun, Food, Prizes and Sweet Dreams for all P.J. Partiers!!
Set up begins at 8:30am. You’re more than welcome to come and help. Registration starts at 930am.
$4 Entry Fee includes the fish and chip lunch and maybe a prize. Once we have enough fish caught, the cleaning
and cooking will begin. Thank you to the members who have purchased items to donate as prizes and also those bringing food items for the luncheon and those volunteering their time to help.
Prize donations should be bagged or boxed, labeled “Fishing Derby”, include your name and give to me (camp 142)
or any Board member. Reach me at :firstname.lastname@example.org or call 586-206-**** for prize, food,
or volunteer donations. Kiitos!! SUE SLAUGHTER
JUHANNUS CELEBRATION is June 24th!! Don’t miss this celebration of summer and Finnish heritage. Wear your Finnish pride…..PATTI LEPPI will have new “Juhannus” apparel on sale Friday, June 23, and Saturday,
June 24, or call her at 248-921-****. You can check out “Juhannus” traditional information on google.com.
Events include: Friday Night – June 23- Finnish Folk Dance Lessons to “refresh” or to learn at 7:30-8:30pm in
the Dancehall. Only TWO EASY dances will be taught….all participants (men/women/children) eligible to
win fabulous Finnish door prizes!!
Saturday – June 24 – Kitchen open for Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Coed Baseball Tournament of local teams during the day.
Kids Games at the
Bar open in the Dancehall – 8:30pm to 12:30 am
Evening Entertainment for dancing, listening and FUN – “The Bomb Squad” – 8pm to 12:30am
50/50 Raffle drawing in the Dancehall at 9:30pm
KOKKO – bonfire at dusk
VOLUNTEERS needed to work hours for Juhannus. Contact JOSELLE BAMFORD at 248-960-****
or BRIAN PELTO at 734-658-****.
RECREATION COMMITTEE NEWS: We are currently looking for a SWIM INSTRUCTOR!! If you know
anyone interested in this job, please contact JENNIFER BARRETT at 248-669-****. SWIM PROGRAM
(subject to change) dates are July 10th- August 4th. We are also looking for a Children’s Play/Program Director
for the Annual Children’s Weekend to be held August 5 and 6. Events during the Weekend include the Swim
Meet, Spaghetti Dinner, Children’s Program on Saturday and Children’s Track Meet on Sunday. We look
forward to another wonderful summer! More info to follow. Questions…contact JENNIFER.
Newsletter Items Due June 15, 2006. Send to Nancy Tucker,
email: NANCY48393@YAHOO.COM. OR place in Mailbox in Clubroom