Attending: Suzanne Caton, Dan Fenn, Sophia Ho, Janice Kennedy, Mickey Khazam, Lorain Marquis, Elaine Smith, Carol Snell, Shirley Stolz, Jane Trudeau
Staff: Hemali Patel and Melissa Batiste
Guests: Gerry O’Neil, Diana Bishop, and Janet Moran, Gary Fallick and Mimi Arens.
VOTED: TO AMEND THE BYLAWS OF THE FCOA. RESTATEMENT ATTACHED HERETO.
VOTED: TO ELECT THE FOLLOWING OFFICERS:
Melissa Batiste, Recreation Department Head. Melissa stated her mission is to provide safe, high quality, opportunities for the entire Lexington community. Recreation has received a $27,000. Grant from the Dana Home Foundation to design fitness programs to entice new people to try exercise classes. They have also received $1000.00 from the Community Endowment Fund to train teachers of CPR. Melissa also spoke of wanting Intergenerational Programming. We expressed our concerns about OWLL scheduling of large classes.
The Town has purchased 20 Pelham Road (the Armenian school) which will be considered part of the Communitry Center campus. It has full size gym and commercial kitchen.