Click here for history on the Lewis & Clark Trail.
Education
Funding

 

Heritage Foundation Chapters | Regional Bicentennial Commissions

Welcome Commision Overview Resource Library Group & Chapter Info Resource Library Endorsement Info Montana Events What's New On The Site Help/Sitemap Related Links Related Links

Lower Yellowstone L&C Bicentennial Commission
Meeting Minutes
Glendive Chamber
2:00 p.m.
November 8, 2004

Attendees:Attending: Linda K., Marcy, & Linda W. and Erin Lutts, guest.

Marcy asked to check out the minutes and for Linda to take out the Cook out at the top as it was included later in the minutes. Minutes were approved with corrections.

Challenge Cost Share Grant - Erin will write it for us. Discussion about what project we want. It was decided that we would include the Corp II events, Miles City events, Clark’s Birthday and Sidney’s events.

Corp II cost - $3,000 - $20,000 5-day period

Brochures 20,000

3 brochures - 1 - Clark Day; 1 - Corp II; 1 - Golf Course

Second brochure - floaters guide

National Guard - will help with Security - Marcy said in Bismarck it was mostly fenced in which made security easier.

Hours of Corp II - Marcy said they were 12 Noon - 6 PM

BLM tent - 4 information booths set up pretty impressive

Annette Schilling is Executive Director of N D L & C Commission.

Schedule speakers well in advance.

Pat Jones - Protesters - She gave them a slot in the tent and they never showed up.

Places to promote Corp II - schools, nursing homes, papers etc.

Newspaper in Bismarck did an insert - of the days activities, speakers, bio’s, schedule, etc.

Keel Boat - Marcy did not like the blue on edge around the base.

Stage area - has lights, screen, everything for presenters.

Marcy reported on Clark’s cook out - about 150 people attended. $1400 fund raiser. They raffles off a Lewis & Clark throw and got $90. We felt that it was a success.

Meeting adjourned 3 PM.

 

 

Back

Back to Lower Yellowstone L&C Bicentennial Commission Meeting Minutes Menu

 


 

Welcome | What's New | Commission Overview | Resource Library
Chapter & RBC Info | Endorsement Info | Education | Funding
Montana Events | Help/Sitemap | Related Links

 Feedback Form | Email This Page

 


 

For more information please contact:
Montana Historical Society
P.O. Box 201201
225 North Roberts
Helena, MT 59620-1201
(406) 444-2694
mhslibrary@mt.gov

Hosting donated by Tempest Technologies, LLC
Visit Virtual Montana to plan your Montana Vacation!