Centennial Celebration Committee Meeting
Thursday, November 4, 2021, at 6 PM




Introduction of Winooski School District Members

  • Indra Ghaley
  • Suzana Wilondja

Weeklong Series of Events Overview

  • Historical Walking Tour
  • Winooski Themed Trivia Night @ Waterworks
  • Winooski student showcase
    • Art exhibit of 100-year birthday cards
    • "My Winooski Map’ - physical map with pins of important locations to students
    • Birthday cake cutting
    • Music video shoot (Amar and other students)
    • Potential video of 'Welcoming & Opportunity' (student/staff stories)
  • Photo Exhibits (O'Brien Community Center and Mill Museum)
    • "100 Faces of Welcoming and Opportunity"
    • "Winooski Then & Now" by Dan Higgins
  • Signature Event (O’Brien Community Center, Sat 3.12.21)
    • Includes take-away map of local offerings/specials (self-guided)
    • Local food offerings
    • Live performances
    • Photo exhibits
  • Open Hours @ Champlain Mill (all week), featuring:
    • Champlain Mill Exhibits ('Mall', general exhibit)
    • Self-guided viewing of Historical Society display
    • Centennial Display (photos, interesting memorabilia, poster displays)

Action Items / Member Updates

See item VI of previous meeting minutes: https://winooskivt.gov/AgendaCenter/ViewFile/Minutes/_10142021-864


Progress Update on Merch

  • Shirts, sweatshirts, glasses, beanies, trucker hats ordered from New Duds
    • End of November production deadline
    • Sale of items @ Holiday Pop-up Market
    • Availability at events
  • Enamel pins and stickers - ordered online 
  • 'Pass-through' sales via downtownwinooski.org