May 17, 2011, Minnesota Threshold Network meeting at Becky Bohan & Nancy Manahan’s home, 21 E. Rustic Lodge Av. Minneapolis, 55419, 7pm.
Possible agenda items, following introductions/check-ins:
1) how to work with church groups, and who might like to meet with someone from National Council of Churches, 2) update from Colorado guest Terra Rafael, editor of Natural Transitions magazine on the national home funeral movement, 3) update from guest Rep. Carolyn Laine on Minnesota funeral legislation and education, 4) the idea of a national training, 5) possible training/workshop locally, 6) different paths of serving (volunteer and paid), 7) marketing and networking, 8) planning and publicizing June 7 public forum, 9) meeting in July and August? (we normally take those months off.)
Terra Rafael will have copies of the first issue of Natural Transitions for sale, with an article on how the Minnesota Threshold Network helped change Minnesota state law. Copies of the new MTN brochure and flyers for June 7 will also be available.