Amenity Association meeting 25/05/18

Furnace Amenity Association Meeting 24/05/2018.

Present  – Mike Masters (Chair), Sharon MacInnes, Eileen Wallace, Val Whale, Gill Telfer (Secretary).

Also Present  – Ruth Tott, Phil Whale, Sergeant Martin Wilson (Police), Neil

McKechnie, Douglas Smyllie, Audrey Wilson, Patricia Robertson.

Apologies  –  Dougie Philand, Richard Polanski.

Minutes of last meeting  – Approved

Matters arising  – Nothing to report.

Treasurer’s Report  – Opening Bank Balance – £17,567.43 – Opening Cash Balance –

£374.67 – A/A Balance – £15,976.26

An Suidhe Windfarm Fund  – The deadline for applications of up to £7,000.00 has been

extended until October. The website paid for and 3 new signs and waymarker posts for the Leacainn walk have been part paid. It was suggested that funds could be used to make repairs to the hall floor along with painting outside.

Social Committee  –  Discussions concerning the Furnace Gala Weekend will take place at

the next A/A meeting. Everyone is welcome to attend and voice their ideas. The dates for this event were muted as the 17th-20th August.

As the entertainer at the Christmas Party was such a success Sharon has agreed to book

him again.

Sharon and Elaine’s family bingo will take place on Friday 25 May at 7.30pm.This continues

to be very well attended. Val and Ruth’s craft night will be held on Wednesday 30th May and

fortnightly thereafter. This also continues to be a great success.

AOCB  – The conversion from the AA to SCIO is now set up. As the bank accounts are not

yet set up the S.C.I.O and the A/A will run side by side in the interim.

200 Club Draw.   Held at  Bingo on  25/5/2018.

 1st – Syb Masters.

 2nd – Douglas Watt.

 3rd – Megan Robertson.

Next Meeting 21/06/2018.