- Previous Meeting (10.9.13): Minutes Agreed.
- 2. Matters Arising:
2.1 Pumpkin Party was a great success, with queues and people having to be turned away! Proceeds covered the expenses.
2.2 Neighbourhood Forum proposals was discussed.
2.3 Strip flooring: this has been repaired.
2.4 Floor Rug for Toddlers: bought by the Library.
3. Officers Reports:
3.1 There was a finance report .
3.2 New Head of Libraries (Interim) Mr David Murray, has been appointed.
3.3 Haringey’s Library Review: Surveys to be returned by 22/1/14. Focus groups will be followed by a Report for Councillors. We expect a positive Report, but will this be enough to prevent further cuts, let alone more investment?
4.1 World Book Night 23rd April.
4.2 AGM: After local elections on 22.5.14- say week commencing the 1st June? Ideas for speaker wanted.
4.3 Fair in the Square 14th June: bookstall as usual?
4.4 Childrens Summer party agreed prov. Sat 19th /26th July. Theme & volunteers?
5 Publicity Leaflet:
5.1 It was agreed to use current draft with a picture. Mock up and quotes needed for committee approval.
6. Report from FORE:
6.1 FORE is an umbrella group for library supporter groups in Haringey. This has become reactivated due to Haringey’s Library Review.
7. Website & Blog:
7.1 M O’C has updated this: https://highgatelibraryactiongroup.wordpress.com. To go in next newsletter. Facebook users, please pass to your ‘Friends’!
8.1 First Flr Lettings: This was discussed.
8.2 Garden Working party: In hibernation- will recommence in March.
8.3 New member of staff: Robert replaces Laurie at the desk.
9. Next Committee on Tuesday 18th March @ 8pm