SFCC November Board Meeting – Thu Nov 17th @ 7:00 PM

Hello Sherwood Forest,

The SFCC Board and Trustees invites you to its monthly meeting this Thursday November 17th at 7:00 pm. This is a regular monthly meeting, and you can join as early as 6:30 PM to have informal conversations with the board and other members of the club.

We will cover the following topics this month in no particular order:

  1. Normal correction/acceptance of the minutes for the previous meeting and same for the Treasurer’s report through the end of October
  2. Recap of Annual Meeting event
  3. Status of accepting alternate methods of contributing to the SFCC and progress
  4. Emergency Preparedness: WA EP Calendar progress walkabout, “Learn Fire Safety” by Charlie
  5. Land use, Traffic, safety, etc.
  6. Other pressing concerns or obvious joys…

To join the meeting use the following link:

6:30pm – Pre-meeting social

7:00pm – SFCC Board meeting

Hope to see you there!

SFCC Board and Trustees

SFCC Annual Meeting is TOMORROW – Oct 20th at 7:00 PM

Friendly reminder that SFCC will be holding its annual meeting Thursday October 20th at 7:00 PM at the Interlake High School Library and online via Zoom. Coffee and cookies provided, but they are not available online so if you want those you need to be at the library :).

We will use our annual meeting to share information and accomplishments from this past year, listen to your input and ideas on how to strengthen our community.

DATE: Thursday October 20, 2022

TIME: 7:00 PM

PLACE: Interlake High School Library (2nd floor) and also Online: Zoom: https://bit.ly/SFCCzoom

You should have received a copy of the Ballot distributed to your home in the October Newsletter.

We look forward to seeing you there!

SFCC Board

SFCC Annual Meeting is Oct 20th at 7:00 PM

Hello Neighbors,

SFCC will be holding its annual meeting next Thursday October 20th at 7:00 PM at the Interlake High School Library and online via Zoom. Coffee and cookies provided, but they are not available online :).

We are excited to resume this event in person, but we will also have a Zoom session available to make this a hybrid meeting. We will use our annual meeting to share information and accomplishments from this past year, listen to your input and ideas on how to strengthen our community.

DATE: Thursday October 20, 2022

TIME: 7:00 PM

PLACE: Interlake High School Library (2nd floor) and also Online: Zoom: https://bit.ly/SFCCzoom

You should have received a copy of the Ballot distributed to your home in the October Newsletter. We will vote online during the annual meeting, or you can also mail this ballot by October 19st to:

Sherwood Forest Community Club

P.O. Box 7344, Bellevue WA 98008

We look forward to seeing you there!

SFCC Board

Emergency Preparedness Committee meeting – Thu October 13th at 7:00 PM

Dear Sherwood Forest neighbor

The emergency preparedness committee invites you to participate on its monthly meeting. Thie meeting will be held via Zoom on October 13th at 7:00 PM.

Meeting link: http://bit.ly/SFCCzoom

We will be discussing:

  • “Prepare in a Year”  month 8 “Learn Utility Safetyhttps://mil.wa.gov/personal and this event to be lead by Charlie.
  • Fire Department demo connect?  – Ongoing search for timing of a meeting and where it might take place
  • Community safe sites and gathering points-possible walk about.
  • What would next year be like for us?
  • Discuss other important considerations brought up by attendees.

Hope to see you there.

– Emergency Preparedness Committee

SFCC officials wanted

Dear neighbor:

SFCC will have its annual meeting next month (official announcement and invitation soon) and one of the key events is the election of officials for the next cycle.

We invite you to volunteer and/or nominate people for ANY board or committee positionpresident, vice-president, treasurer, secretary, trustee or committee member.

We are always looking for new and diverse ideas in the SFCC board. We have had amazing success in the last few years thanks to new members joining the board and volunteering their time to the community. Bring your ideas and energy to make SFCC an even better place to live.

Take a look at the board positions and committees available for you to participate/nominate. These nominations will be part of the annual ballot and election at our annual meeting.

Please share this information with your neighbors as not everyone may be aware of these possibilities.

Note that in order for us to include the nominations in the ballot we must receive them by September 30th. Voting will happen at the annual meeting.

Please reach out to SFCC with any nomination by emailing sfccbellevue@hotmail.com

Guided tour to Bellevue Botanical Gardens

The Sherwood Forest Garden Club has arranged to have a guided tour of the Bellevue Botanical Garden on Sunday, September 11th at 1 p.m.

For anyone not familiar with the botanical garden, it’s a wonderful 53-acre oasis in the heart of Bellevue. https://bellevuebotanical.org/

Everyone is welcome, you don’t need to be a member of the Garden Club to attend. Space is limited, so reservations are required. To save your spot, please email SFCCbellevue@hotmail.com

SFCC Emergency Preparedness walkabout

We are inviting you (Sherwood Forest) to our SFCC Emergency Preparedness walkabout of Sherwood Forest on this Saturday, May 21st starting at 4pm.

We will start at 16244 NE 27th St, then to 16223 NE 26th St, then to 16255 NE 26th St, then to 16246 NE 24th St (my house), then to 2406 161st Ave NE, then to 2431 161st Ave NE, then to 15938 NE 28th St and end at 15923 NE 27th PL.

Some of us will have “Grab and Go” kits/bags talked about in our March meeting about “Action Plan” for a brief visual aid.  (Each month we have a new month of the https://mil.wa.gov/personal calendar. Next month will be “Store Water”)

We will be talking about what we have done, learning from you, enjoying the walking, share what we know about CERT and enjoying the neighborhood.  Feel free to ask questions, walk with us, or just see us when we meet in your neighborhood area.

We are doing this walk because last year’s walk was so fun and inspiring that we have talked about it in ever since. 

Lee

Emergency specific info: https://sherwoodforestbellevue.org/emergency-preparedness/

General information and specific meeting times: https://sherwoodforestbellevue.org/

Sherwood Forest Garden Club off and running!

Many thanks to all of you who attended the initial meeting of the Sherwood Forest Garden Club last Sunday, May 1st. There was a good turnout, and we had a great time sharing ideas and interests.   The next meeting will be on Sunday, June 5th and will focus on the topic of growing vegetables.   We’d love to have you come join us.  There’s no obligation, no commitment and no dues, so feel free to drop by.  More details will follow as the date gets closer.