MARRASKUU ( November ) 2006
Nov 2 Thur 7:30pm Future Planning Committee Meeting
5 Sun 10:00am ANNUAL FALL TALKOO - “WORKBEE”
12 Sun 10:00am Board Meeting (Visitors at Noon)
12 Sun 10:00am Woods Committee ( Meet at Pole Barn )
23 Thur HAPPY THANKSGIVING
Dec 3 Sun 1:00pm PIKKU JOULU - “ LITTLE CHRISTMAS “ PARTY
7 Thur 7:30pm Future Planning Committee Meeting
9 Sat 7:00pm Board of Directors Meeting ( No Visitors Please)
9 Sat 8:00pm ADULT CHRISTMAS PARTY
10 Sun 10:00am Woods Committee ( Meet at Pole Barn )
outside furniture and equipment, securing awnings and doors and clean-up all debris around your area. Do not
leave anything of great value in or out of your camp to invite vandalism. Also, NO STORAGE PERMITTED of cars
boats or any large equipment. Remove or properly dispose of any harmful substances such as gasoline or
charcoal lighter fluids.
The Mail Ballot regarding changes in membership invoicing dates was invalid because the required 51% of the
members did not partici
were returned without the required member signature on the outside of the envelope.
The standard late fee of $5.00 will be charged for those who do not turn in their Work Hours Cards by October 31st.
Brick Pavers update: The brick pavers order has been delayed and the installation of the brick pavers will not
occur until winter weather breaks in the spring.
The Finn Camp
needs some new
these or bring some back from a trip to the U.P. it would be appreciated.
The Board sponsors our Annual Association Christmas Card. which is mailed to every member.
Deadline is December 3 at Pikku Joulu. You can add your name(s) to the card for $5.00 per entry payable
to the D.F.C.S.C.A. AND mailed to the Board of Directors,
Please print your name(s) exactly how you want it to appear on the card.
THE ADULT CHRISTMAS PARTY is scheduled for Saturday, December 9th, at 8:00pm. The Board will
supply deli trays, bread and condiments. Please bring a dish to pass. Come and celebrate the Christmas
season with Finn Camp friends!
PIKKU JOULU - “LITTLE CHRISTMAS” PARTY is planned for Saturday, December 3rd, beginning at 1:00pm.
This is a
Recreation Committee sponsored event.
All new members are asked to bring an unbreakable ornament ( 1 per family) to hang on the tree and add
to our collection.
Please bring a DISH to pass for our potluck lunch. Traditional RIISE PUURO will be
under the tree. Please limit your gift to $10-15.
Join the kids in a sing-a-long of our favorite Christmas Carols . We do expect a visit from SANTA and MRS. CLAUS!!
KIITOS to everyone who attended the FINNISH-AMERIAN ALL STARS CONCERT and supporting our Finnish-American heritage. A special KIITOS to the Woods Committee for sponsoring this event.
The log benches MIKE HONKA made were a big hit with the kids. He also, along with CHRIS BENESTAD, ARTIE DYKSTRA, and GAVIN WING, decorated the stage with more logs, adding to the lumberjack theme. A big thank
you to GINGER WING for helping with food preparation: DARRYL NELSON, DON and ELAINE JACOBSON,
STEVE NIEMI, and ERIC MELANCON for use of their camps for the band’s overnight stay; STEVE NIEMI for
setting up the sound equipment; SHERRY AHO, GINGER WING, and PAM LINNICK for serving food after
the concert; and ERIC MELANCON and STEVE MELANCON for helping with lots of other things.
CONGRATULATIONS to TODD PYPE for bowling a perfect 300 game!!
Visit the Finn Camp website at finncamp.org
Newsletter Items Due November 15, 2006. Send to Nancy Tucker
email: NANCY48393@YAHOO.COM. OR place in Mailbox in Clubroom