Location: St. Mark's in LaGrange, GA
2016_10_19 Wednesday, Oct 19, 2016
ONE - INTRODUCTIONS:
Attending this meeting:
Membership: We have 13 paid Inaugural Members so far. These are: Cheri Anderson, Peter Anderson, John Cashen, Pamela Clifford, Ken Gordon, Cheryl Gordon, Michelle Gordon, Laura Gordon, Kevin Gordon, Lynn Morgan, Shelby Simms, Cheryl Twickler and Jennifer Walker.
Float Coordination: Lynn Morgan is the person to approve float designs and more importantly, she coordinates the titles of floats. Remember the theme is “Mardi Gras Around the World”.
Judge: Bettie Biggs is Supreme Judge.
Lieutenants / Unit Coordinators: Nikki Reed (LIM), LaSwann Beasley (Al-Karin Temple #242), Pamela Clifford (Lt without portfolio), Kittie Wooliscroft (LIFE), Jim Dunn (Twin Cedars).
Kittie said she wants one of the LIFE students to be the Lt.
TWO - PROGRESS REPORTS:
· Insurance -
· Star -
· Route/Radios -
· Police Costs -
· DelAvant -
· Entertainment -
· Catering -
· Floats -
· Cups -
· Advertising –
Heard County 4 H Club - John - YES - unknown type of unit. Need Contact Data for a Lieutenant.
Royal Ballet - Jennifer - YES - presumably a dancing or walking unit. Need Contact Data for a Lieutenant.
African Drums - Bettie - YES - Need Contact Data for a Lieutenant.
Dragon, Jeff Luken - Jeremy - Contacted and YES! - Call him when we need it. Jeremy Andrews is the current contact for this.
Troup High School Band - YES - John Hurd
Medieval Times - Ken - declines due to scheduling conflict with Valentine's day, but they wish us well and thank us for thinking of them.
LaGrange HS Gym: Ken -
LaGrange HS Band
LaGrange HS Drama Club
LaGrange HS Service Club
West GA Med Center: John/Ken -
Jackson Heating and Air: John
Lafayette Christian School: Jeremy
Troup County Library: Todd + Cara
First United Methodist Church - John -
Jay Ellie - Ken - negative contact
Drama Dept LaGrange College - Todd
Costuming - (LSPA, Maya Turner, Karin Thompson)
Springer Stilt Walkers (for free?) - Sherrie
Community Bank and Trust - Jennifer -
Emory Clark Holder Clinic - Ken
Rotary - Ken
Rotaract - Ken
First Baptist Church on the Square -
St Peters - Cheryl G. -
Faith Baptist - John
St. Marks - John
Preacher Mike - John -
Step Teams - Bettie - ?
West GA Tech College - ?
Pointe University - Bettie
Netherworld - invited by email - no response yet - Ken
LSPA - Todd and Cara
LaGrange College Invitations - Going through Katie Mosley. We want to reach:
1) the Black Student Union,
2) the Student Athlete Advisory Committee,
3) the various sororities at LaGrange College,
4) the Theater Department, and
5) the Music Department
But have gotten no response.
Kinetic Arts Invitations - Ken -
Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine: Clayton - being discussed for funding and work - possible modular float! “Mardi Gras Medicine” is a possible theme for this float.
Next Meeting: Wednesday, November 2, 6 PM, St. Marks - all those interested in parading are invited.
Krewe Of Mask
Poobah of Mask, Dr. Kenneth Gordon