Board of Trustees Minutes July 9, 2018

Members present: Beth Nutting, Marcia Schryver, Rebecca Hall, Liz Bourcy, Cathy Pitkin and Jean Butler.  Also present: Mrs. Thomas, Library Director

Excused: Linda Carroll

Meeting called to order at 7:06pm.

Secretary's Report:  June minutes reviewed and approved.

Treasurer's Report:  All finances up-to-date.

Director's Report:  A historical reading with music (by Augusta Ceconi-Bates) on General Brown may be presented by the library in conjunction with the Dexter Historical Society in the fall.   New plaque has been installed on the bench.   Cooling system has been adjusted and coolant added.  Now working well.   Library received weeding grant $500 to be used to purchase new books.  Old books are being weeded out.   New have arrived at NCLS and will be installed shortly.  Looking at making a reading area for patrons that just wish to sit, relax, read (where a section of computers were).  Children's summer program starts Wednesday, July 11, 2018.   Mama's Pajamas came for a presentation and those in attendance enjoyed it.   

Old Business:   Construction grant is coming along.

New Business:  Marcia and her husband powerwashed the library recently.   Perhaps a workshop in Fall for Essential Oils by a local rep.  

We will skip August meeting and meet in September to discuss the annual book sale.

Meeting adjourned at 7:20pm