Cranbury Recreation Commission

Minutes:  06-22-06


Attendance:  Ken Jacobs, Gene Buckley, Michele Harcher, Jane Helstrom, Bob O’Meara, Ed Sekelsky, Rose Siconolfi and Edith Dlugokencki.


The meeting was called to order at 7:05 p.m.


Review of the Minutes

04-27-06 – The minutes from 4-27-06 were approved as amended by a motion made by Rose Siconolfi and seconded by Bob O’Meara.  All in favor.  Motion carried.




1.  Battle of the Bands

Beth left a wrap up for everyone to review.  There were 107 spectators that attended.  Rose stated that event was great.  Ken suggested that we kept the wrap up on file for future use.  Stump won, and will open for The Accoustaholics.


2.  Recreation Master Plan

Beth and Gene attended a meeting.  Monthly meetings will be done over the next 4 months and it should be done in September.  The information that the consultants requested  was given to them.


3.  Field Use/Priority List

The field use/priority list was reviewed and changes were made.  Ken will make the changes and email the new field use/ priority list to everyone for the final vote.


4.  Movies and Concerts in the Park

All the concerts have been scheduled.  Ken asked if there was anyone to cover the first concert to make sure the bands shows and gets paid, Gene volunteered. 


5.  Tennis Round Robin

Ken indicated that the person that Beth would like to do this is very busy, but he told Ken that he will asked around to see if anyone is interested.







1.  Golden Agers

Rose said that they had their luncheon on Saturday and the Women’s Club was their sponsor.  Friends of the Library would like to be sponsors.


2.  Senior Fellowship

Ten people went to Meadow Lakes and heard a violin concert.


3.  Cranbury Day

Ken said that he talked to Beth, about doing something different this year since we are doing the inflatables at the camp out.  Ken will talk to Beth to decide what will be done.  Ken suggested a strolling clown or a magician.


4.  Budget 2007

Ken stated that everyone should keep in mind that we will be working on the budget the next meeting.  Bob stated that we need to get the rebound walls.  Ken suggested that we may be able to purchase them from the trust.


5.  Other

Michele stated that Public Works said that the soccer field at Millstone was left a mess.  Ken said that he would draft a field closure policy to prevent that from happening.



The meeting adjourned at 8:20 p.m.


The next meeting is scheduled for August 24, 2006. 


Respectfully submitted,



Michele Harcher

Recording Secretary