September 5, 2012 Agenda

The Ridgefield Youth Commission
Wednesday, September 5, 2012
at The Barn, 10 Governor Street
(new location)
7:00 pm


  • Approve Minutes
  • Welcome members and guests
  • Welcome back and updates from the summer break
  • Presentation on new Youth Commission Web Site
  • Discussion on commission structure and membership for the coming year
  • Inside Out Program update for 2012/2013
  • Kids in Crisis Outreach Counselor at RHS Update
  • Barn and Skate Park news
  • Yes-2-Youth event
  • New Business

Next Meeting October 3, 2012 at The Barn

Welcome Back!

As schools start this week, we wish all of Ridgefield students good luck in the upcoming school year. And don’t forget, our first Youth Commission meeting of the year will be on Wednesday, September 5th at 7PM in the Barn.

2012-2013 Meetings

The Ridgefield Youth Commission will meet the first Wednesday of the month from September to June. Meetings will be held at 7PM at The Barn, 10 Governor Street. All meetings are open to the public. Dates for the upcoming year are listed below.

Wednesday, September 5, 2012
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Wednesday, November 7, 2012
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Wednesday, March 6, 2013
Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Wednesday, June 5, 2013

For more info email

Reappointed Members

Congrats to our Members who have been reappointed to serve another two years on the commission!!

As approved by the Board of Selectmen; Jeff Bonistalli, John Katz, Denise Dammer-Qualey, Lauren Gotimer, Maria Markus, Scott Nuechterlein, Frank Orzechowski, and Mark Robinson, and Youth Members: Will Masters and Jack Orzechowski.

What We Do

The Youth Commission shall act as an advocate for the youth of Ridgefield, and ensure participation, planning and development by the community of youth services, and shall have powers and duties in accordance with the General Statutes.

Members are appointed by the Board of Selectman to serve two year terms. If you are interested in joining, please attend one of our meetings and/or contact us at

Our meetings at held at on the first Wednesday of the month at 7PM in the Barn (located in the parking lot at Veterans Park). Our year runs September – June.