September 15, 2005

Friends of the Chatfield Public Library Meeting

September 15th, 2005

7:30 p.m.


Members present:  Sue Gossman, Denise Mullen, Janice Welch, Mimi Seamens, Isabelle French, Evie Underleak and Robin Hayes-Hall.

Approval of Previous Minutes: Motion made and carried to approve the July Minutes.

Treasurer’s Report: Received and approved.

Checking:  $349.64

Savings: 2864.59

SELCO Foundation:  $1160.00

New Business:           

The SELCO Foundation, newly organized in 2004, was explained and discussed.

Monica invited interested members to attend the Landscape meeting on Monday, September 19th at 6:30 p.m.

Using an “ASK” letter was discussed as a form of membership drive. Mark Reidell from SELCO will create a draft and it will be reviewed at our next meeting.

A SELCO Foundation Representative is needed. Denise is considering it.

MALF Membership was renewed.

Information and possible uses for the new library website were presented and discussed. Book reviews and a library “Wish List” and event pictures were ideas brought up as possible features.

Banned Books were discussed in Honor of Banned Books week. An assignment was given to read one of the books on the banned book list.

Next meeting:

October 20th at 7:30 p.m.

Adjournment at 9:00 p.m.

Respectfully submitted,

Isabelle French [acting secretary]