Apologies: Stephen Hopkins, Mike Neary, Peaceful Warrior
Report on SSI – Sarah, Mike, Gary
Overall the session went well and there were seven people in attendance and apologies from six more. Nevertheless, there were only two new faces.
SA to start discussions on this issue through email.
JW and GS to put link for child care on SSC website.
Popular and Higher Education (notes from May workshop available)
GS to organise a session around the themes of popular and higher education.
AGM workshops to reflect address these themes.
Report on French Visitors – Gary
GS gave an update on our French visitors and the work they are doing in Paris.
Recording Schedule for Siren FM – Gary
GS and SA agreed to record the first session on Friday 8th November. Scholars will be invited for subsequent sessions.
Links with Local Organisations/Volunteer Co-ordinators Networking Forum/ Volunteering with the SSC – Gary
Discussed our relationship with local organisations and, particularly, volunteering. Agreed we need to discuss this in more detail.
Lincolnite Articles (i) Public Seminars; (ii) ‘Our Place, Our Priorities’ – Gary
GS submitted another article to the Lincolnite to promote the next public seminar. DM agreed to write a Lincolnite article about OP, OP.
Prospectus – Joss and Gary
This has been put on hold for now, but further discussions are required to move this forward.
Upcoming Public Seminar(s) – Joss
JW outlined cost for public seminar series and agreed to consult members about the Drill Hall and cost for future seminars.
Purchases: Flipchart, tel number, signage
SA to send links to SH so flipchart can be paurchased.
Participatory Action Research Project – Gary
GS introduced the idea of embedding a PAR project into the SSC. SA, JW, GS and DM to discuss in more detail and forward to members for consultation.