Andrew Palmer Minutes july 2011
PDDCS CommitteeMonthly Meeting Agenda11th July 2011
Cherry Tree Pub
Present: Andy PalmerRoy ButcherWill PeacockNicky PeacockMarion ButcherDean Monaf Nicola Epathite (Chair)Teresa Quail
Apologies were received from John Cheetham, Dean Monaf, Charlene Spires andDebbie Powell
Previous minutes were not provided
NE asked if there were any items for AOB at the end of the meeting.
The committee was given the sad news that Sally is being made redundant fromMarshfields School. Sally has been an excellent supporter of PDDCS and thePlayscheme may now be held at Jack Hunt School. It also means that cookeryand craft clubs could be a problem.
Nicola and the Committee wished Debbie Powell a speedy recovery.
Nicola also confirmed that the Sea Life Centre will be the venue for the tripduring the play scheme.
The youth group helped on the family fun day and made £25 from selling theirgoods.
Sarah Clark from Cambridge emailed to inform the PDDCS of an event to helpyoung deaf people to choose what to do after leaving school. AP will put this onthe website.
A trip to the theatre to watch a signed performance is only open to the youthgroup but can be open out if there are spaces free. The performance is on the24
September and the cost will be approximately £35
The Youth Group Activity for Christmas will be Ice Skating then off to deaf clubwhere there will be food.
Numbers are still good at Toddlers with three new babies and the venue sometimesfeels crowded. Daniel (LM
s son) is off to school from September but LM is happy tocarry on running the toddler group.
Activities and Trips
The Funday was a success and few deaf adults also came along from York.Drayton Manor has been arranged and two coaches will be going therecarrying 109 people.