BOARD OF TRUSTEE MEETING - AUGUST 29, 2017

Location

Williamstown Library
2877 County Route 17 North PO Box 4
13493-3611 Williamstown , NY
United States
Phone: 315-964-2802
Fax: 315-964-2802
43° 26' 2.292" N, 75° 52' 58.7136" W
New York US

WILLIAMSTOWN LIBRARY BOARD OF TRUSTEE MEETING

Meeting called to order at 6 p.m. All members present. Minutes of the June 27th meeting were accepted as read by Cherie Tietjen and seconded by Jody Hunt. Motion carried. Tresurer's report given and accepted as presented. Motion to accept made  by Alice Trumble and seconded by Jean Farmer. Motion carried.

Director, Bev Ripka gave an update on the construction of the new portion of the roof and blown in insulation. She has been in contact with JLS Construction and the project is to begin within the next two weeks. We are hoping this will help take care of the heat loss and ice buildup during the winter. Many thanks to Senator Patty Ritchie for an additional $2000 in funds which will go towards this project. This is in addition to the $7000 already received from her.

SRP is winding down and the planning for next year beginning. The NCLS Annual Meeting will be held in Watertown on September 28. Need to register by the 15th if you plan on attending.

Roy Olin has put in our new Memorial Garden sidewalk and Kellogg Memorials has added the latest names from donations. The sidewalk and steps look fantastic. Kellogg Memorials, thanks for all you do for us.

Our circulation numbers are once again up for the summer months. We had almost 850 visitors for the month of July alone! We have been very busy.

Fiber Optic lines will be installed in the library as soon as they can get to us. NCLS and Watertown are being done now. This wil make a huge difference in our internet connection. Our Volunteer Dinner wil be held October 17 at 6:30 at the Tailwater Lodge in Altmar.

Meeting adjourned at 7:30 with Jean Farmer and Cindy Arquette making the motions Motion carried. Next meeting September 26 at 6:00 in the Community Room.

Respectfully submitted by Terry DeMassey, Secretary

Event Date: 

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Event Time: 

6:00 pm

Facilitator: 

Bev Ripka, Director