On good work, from Wendel Berry
To work without pleasure or affection, to make a product that is not both useful and beautiful, is to dishonor God, nature, the thing that is made and whomever it is made for.
So whatever we do, let us strive to do it well. - Subordinate grange manual
Hall – Currently 0 rentals on the books.
Projects in priority order:
Electrical system check/ bring junction boxes and connections up to code - completed
Dance hall seating upholstery stained, needs replaced - Estimates in progress
Foyer tile floor re-grouting or replacement – in progress
Sewer line needs replaced - Summer 2020 project plus:
Parking bumpers need anchored - Summer 2020 project
Ped path to front door needs pea gravel - Summer 2020 project
Roofing screws still pending
Need new rugs in front entry (inside and out)
Front doors are coming apart at bottom, need bolted and glued
Kitchen and dining hall floor needs refinished
Dance hall floor will need re-oiled
Kitchen needs exhaust fan
Agriculture - Another exotic bug - Asian giant hornet
Covid 19 disrupting markets and labor supplies
Education – Grad days postponed, distance learning mentors needed. Ask your neighbors if help is needed.
Legislative – Election results, candidate forum report
Pomona Report - Zoom meeting went well.
Community Service - See your red cross chapter. Anyone who has recovered from the corona virus may be extremely valuable as a donor as preliminary data indicate antibodies in their blood serum are effective against the virus.
Quarterly inspection sheets available
Building improvement projects:
- Foyer flooring decisions – Stair finish?, Wall Painting needed?,
- Basement ramp joints need finished, is door needed?, stair hand rail?
- Dance hall and dining hall bench refinishing report
- Sewer line replacement
- Pandemic impact on grange budget
- Rental precautions upon expiration of stay at home orders
- Has all this confinement blown a membership opportunity our way? What do we offer?
- State Officer ballots
- Teleconferencing for meetings
- Youth goodie basket tickets
- Group photo for website
- Scout project(s)
Good of the Order: