Date: 7th of March 2017
Time: 6.30 pm
Location: Lakenheath Library
Present: Mary Dimond, Chris Howard, Marilyn Shone, Iain Frost, Jean Reynolds
(1) Apologies for Absence
(2) Minutes of from the previous Meeting
Agreed and signed.
(3) Library Inspection
Went well and no issues were raised. A reminder was given regarding the coming May elections and any interaction with Councillors. A recent
e-mail from Daniel Harvey included a copy of the information sheet amongst other information.
Expenditure: £24.15 for iPad cases / £79.95 for the water heater.
Income: £167.83 (not previously included in minutes) and £86.00.
Bank balance currently £3,583.53
(5) Library Budget Reduction
The budget reductions were agreed – £200,000. The server cabinet has now been removed. With grateful thanks to Jack Norman and Steph Andrews for undertaking this onerous task.
(6) Library Refurbishment
Demco Interiors have been approached for design and costings. A representative came to the library on 2 March and the proposals should be with us sometime next week.
(7) Harry Potter Party
Discussed and the next meeting will be devoted to finalising the details.
(8) Book Sale
A two-day sale (Friday/Saturday 30 March/1 April). Post-meeting it was decided not to arrange for the gazebo. Promotion of the event to be on the blog and Facebook, as well as posters.
(9) Dates(s) of Next Meeting(s)
21 March 2017 at 6.30 pm (amended from 14th)