Tim & Anne Rodabaugh, Jean Seymour, Shirley Lant, Bev & Ray Benjamin, Shelby & Andrew
Gloria Campbell, Jean & Dick Coon, Anita Hesser and JoAnn Ripley
Members Joining (1) or renewing (2) their dues: Doreen Hartman
of the last meeting minutes: Adopted by: Ray Benjamin; 2nd Jean Coon
A quorum was established at the beginning of the meeting. Meeting began at 7:00 p.m.
Treasurer's Report: Balance $13,398.62. $97.23 taken in from container returns & dues. Motion
the treasurer's report was made by Jean Seymour, 2nd by Ray Benjamin
1) no old business
1) Tim Rodabaugh reported
for the building committee. Veteran Grange voted at their last meeting on
April 19, 2019 to gift the grange building to the Historical Society. A letter was
sent to the NYS Grange
advising them. The NYS Grange Master has expressed an interest in meeting with
the grange members. This will be discussed further in the coming months.
Hesser reported for the Fund Raising Committee. She has 14 crafters interested in participating
as of this date. The Craft / Bake Fair is Saturday September 14, 2019 from 10 am to
3 pm - we should be
there at 9 am. We will also
be there the night before to begin some set up. If anyone attends other area
craft sales before please take some flyers to advertise ours.
Valley Day is scheduled for Saturday June 29th from 10 am to 3 pm. We will have an informational
table there as well as the name quilts.
4) Turners Dairy Farm
on the Ridge Road recently sold all of their cattle to a nearby farmer. Gloria
mentioned that it would be nice to see if they might donate one of their glass "milk receivers"
to the society.
5) Gloria mentioned that the Lee School in nearby Montour Falls is having an open house
Saturday May 10th
if anyone is interested in attending.
This school is part of the Schuyler County Historical Society.
6) Gloria suggested we visit the Erin
Historical Society to familiarize ourselves with how other societies
set up their museums / display areas. We might get some helpful hints.
mentioned the cemetery clean up this past weekend at Parsons, Turner & Crandall. She also
mentioned Jeff Castor emailed us asking about the St. John cemetery off Jennings Road.
Gloria will contact
the Oberg family to see if we
can get in there to clean it up.
/ Presenter: none scheduled for this meeting.
Date / Time of next meeting: Thursday July 11, 2019 at Veteran Grange Hall @ 7 pm
Adjournment / motion
& second: Motion to adjourn made by Gloria Campbell, 2nd by Tim Rodabaugh
Submitted by: Shirley Lant