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GILMANTON — The Gilmanton Year-Round Library held its annual meeting on August 14, attended by Association members and members of the public. Three new members were elected to the board: Lisa Gosselin, Mike Krebs and Randy Perkins. Retiring Board members Cindy Hatch and Kristyn Fischev, were thanked for their work on the Board over the past two years.

The current Year-Round Library Board consists of Anne Kirby, President; Lisa Gosselin, Vice President; Fred Buchholz, Treasurer; Carol Mitchell, Secretary. Board of Directors includes Bill Foster, Chris Schlegel, Laura Stephan, Joanne Gianni, Mike Krebs and Randy Perkins.

The Board is also pleased to announce that fundraising efforts continue to be successful. To date, $31,000 of the $45,000 goal needed to keep the Library open through the current fiscal year has been raised through donations and fundraising. The next opportunity to support the Library will be at Patrick's Pub the week of September 8. Stop in for lunch or dinner and tell your server you are supporting the Year-Round Library. Twenty-five percent of the food bill will go to the Library.

This year Board meetings will be held the second Tuesday of each month. All meetings are open to the public and the Board welcomes comments.