15 November, 2009

Parks and Trails Foundation Meeting 11/19

The next Foundation meeting will be this Thursday, November 19th at 7pm in the Chamber of Commerce Offices (former Library) in Lindstrom, MN.  New members and anyone interested in learning more about the Swedish Immigrant Trail are welcome to attend.

Image - Trail "Scouts" and veteran Foundation volunteers Rollie Westman (left) and Joe Sausen researching trail routes near Taylor's Falls in the summer of 2008.

On the agenda:
  • Fall Commissioners' Trail Ride report
  • Shafer Days Event report
  • Minnesota's National Parks Video on TPT Channel 2 including the Shafer Immigrant Trail segment
  • Fundraising  - GiveMN.org website
  • Taylor's Falls Segment Project Update
    • land owner news
    • latest grant opportunities and application deadlines
    • Interstate Park Segment
    • alternative parking areas
We hope you can attend.  Look for an news update following the meeting.