MFCF DISTRICT 8 MEETINGSATURDAY OCTOBER 5, 201910 a.m.
Hosts : Koochiching County
Held at: Northome, mn on main street at the Shining Light Cafe
Welcome – Brian Carlson, MFCF District 8 Representative
218-256-1522 cell or firstname.lastname@example.org
Pledge of Allegiance
Sign in and Introductions
Update your emails/phone numbers for your fair contact person.
Dates for your fair 2020.
Fair Person of the year application on line. Get it in if you have one.
Any issues with the MFCF website?Suggestions?
Words from MFCF President- Ray Erspamer – update on Legacy funding
Credentials /audit/ Resolutions Committee sign up
Ron Oleheiser - MN State Fair Report
Dept of Ag – grant update – Lisa Sawyer
Round the horn – How did your fair go? What worked? What didn’t?
Did you find any other grant dollars, major sponsors, FREE stuff we should know about?
Dist 8 Fall meeting Saturday Oct ?3, 2020 – 10 a.m. – Hosting- Carlton County
Comments? Concerns? Suggested Topics for MFCF Convention.
Lunch on your own. Will order at the start of the meeting.
Performing Artist Showcase: ??
HostingCounty order:DateStart timePlace
2016-Itasca Saturday Oct 810 a.m.
2017-Lake Saturday Oct 710a.m.
2018- S. St LouisSaturday Oct 610 a.m.Blackwood Inn, Proctor
2019- KoochichingSaturday Oct 510 a.m.
2020- CarltonSaturday Oct 310 a.m.
2021- SW St LouisSaturday Oct ?10 a.m.
2022- St LouisSaturday Oct ?10 a.m.
2023- ItascaSaturday Oct?10 a.m.
Additional agenda items
Bring an item to convention for the silent auction
Remember to get your grand stand inspected every 5 years (road and bridge inspector can do it)
Update your fair info on the MFCF site via SAFFIRE. Current info will automatically drop after your fair is done for the year
Restraining orders work both ways – Itasca
Itasca still looking for Demo Derby promoter