Annual Meeting – 2019
Minutes of Larsmont Community Club Annual Board Meeting,
May 13, 2019, 7 p.m., Schoolhouse.
Attendees: Marlys Wisch, Jon and Kay Anderson, David and
Margaret Glass, Cindy and Paul Hayden, Bill and Karen
Hermanson, Dale Isackson, Margaret Larson, Bill Mohar,
Kory and Nikki Thurnau, Bill Tranah.
President Bill Tranah called the meeting to order at 7
Minutes of May 7, 2018 meeting, M/S/C to approve as
Financial report: Income/expenses for 2018, M/S/C to
approve as written, with one addition, the balance in
the checkbook as of 5/13/2019, is $13,974.28.
2019 Larsmont Community Club Annual Meeting
Bill T. shared information about the chimney work. It
did not get completed last year as expected. We asked
for an estimate from a different chimney expert. Work
will get completed this year, will be done as close to
historical accuracy as possible. First estimate person
was notified that he is no longer needed.
M/S/C to continue having the Lake County D.A.C. mow our
Building inspection projects and bids, and data sent to
the Lake County Recreation Board. Estimates were asked
for and received. Key projects listed by the Building
Inspector, we prioritized the work: 1) chimney repair;
2) floor joists, insulation, insulation in attic,
electrical work-several items; 3) flooring – good
cleaning and complete wax job; 4) outside trim work and
painting. Agate Electric, Brenna Carpentry and
Remodeling, Duluth Tuckpointing and Chimney Repair. Work
will be done between 2019-2021. All forms, estimate
copies and expense report have been submitted to the
Lake County Rec. Board. M/S/C to approve costs of all
schoolhouse building work and estimates.
Projects Day: painting porches, skirting of front wall,
one red wall (if there is time), white trim,
landscaping, wash windows. Projects Day is set for June
8, 2019, 8 a.m., lunch will be provided.
New projects: there is a dip in Larsmont Road by the
culvert. Lake County is planning on redoing the Larsmont
Road. Suggestion – build a Little Free Library to be set
at the driveway, leave a book, take a book concept. Will
need volunteer to maintain books, library when
necessary. Suggestion: build little library to look like
Suggestion – have volunteers open the schoolhouse once a
month, in the summertime only, dress to the period, be
historians for our building and Larsmont in general. We
would ask for donations. Create a docent position. Have
archives ready to be read, offer coffee, tea and local
history. Duane Madison is willing to volunteer one
Saturday a month, he will work with the volunteers.
Duane will share names of those on the big picture of
the July 4, 1925, community picnic.
No formal decision was made on any of these
M/S/C to reimburse Marlys $52.83 for costs of printing
at Paper Hog.
Annual Fun Day/Picnic: August 3, 2019, 11 a.m.-2 p.m. We
will not serve fruit. We will change the cost of the
lunches to a flat price of $5.00 and $1.00 for beverage.
The $5.00 will include either a hot dog or a sloppy joe
with chips and a dessert. Desserts will be donated.
Election of Officers: M/S/C to nominate, elect, accept
the slate of current officers: President –- Bill Tranah;
Vice President – Margaret Glass; Secretary/Treasurer –
Marlys Wisch; Grounds Keeper – David Falk; Flag Tender –
Dale Isackson; Editor in Chief – Paul Hayden.
Adjourn at 8:02 p.m.