Fri­day Au­gust 13th at the Ayer’s Cliff Fair Grounds

Stanstead Journal - - CLASSIFIEDS - Ayer's Cliff

TheS­tanstead County Women’s In­sti­tute met in the Women’s In­sti­tute Tea Room (Aug.13/13) at the Ayer’s Cliff Fair Grounds.

Present were Dyanne Saanum, Deb­bie Smith, Phyl­lis Dustin, Irene Humphrey, Jackie Til­ton, Jean Cass, Doreen Mof­fat, Con­nie Smith and one guest Taryn Ot­toSmith.

Dyanne Saanum opened the meet­ing by wel­com­ing ev­ery­one and all re­peat­ing the col­lect. Mem­bers were sorry to hear of the pass­ing of Marie Ge­or­gette Gavin on July 5/13. Re­grets were sent in by Janet McLellen, Barbara Han­son, Barbara He­witt, Gertrude Ketchum, Mil­dred Miller, and Velma Eryou.

Roll call was an­swered by 8 mem­bers. 3 from Ayer’s Cliff, and 5 from Hat­ley/ Stanstead North.

Deb­bie Smith read the min­utes from the April meet­ing. Deb­bie moved the adop­tion of her min­utes and Irene Humprey 2nd. -car­ried- A thank-you was read from Taryn Otto-Smith for her do­na­tion that the county gave her for her skip-a-thon.

An in­vi­ta­tion was read from Pon­tiac County Women’s In­sti­tute about their 100th An­niver­sary on Oct,19/13. It will be our 100th An­niver­sary next year. Some plans were dis­cussed for an event- more to fol­low next meet­ing.

Treas. re­port. Phyl­lis Dustin gave a de­tailed re­port of our ac­counts. Phyl­lis moved her re­port and Jean Cass 2nd. -car­ried- Phyl­lis had re­ceived a check for Barbara He­witt for gas money to con­ven­tion. Check was made out to Stanstead County from Que­bec Women’s In­sti­tute. Phyl­lis gave Barbara a check from our County to cover this.

A dis­cus­sion took place about some­one go­ing to con­ven­tion as a del­e­gate. A per­son must be del­e­gated by the county in or­der for their trip ex­penses to be paid by county. A mo­tion was made by Deb­bie Smith and 2nd by Jackie Til­ton to give H/SN $50.00 to help cover some of the cost to con­ven­tion -car­ried- Phyl­lis Dustin gave a re­port of the groups trip to con­ven­tion. She also spoke about that we

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