May 10, 2017 Library Board Minutes
Mt. Iron Library Board Meeting Minutes
Wednesday, May 10th, 2017
Call to Order @ 4:00pm: Shirley Congdon
Present: Shirley Congdon, Kathy Whitzman, Shannon Petersen, Peggy Anderson, Sally Yuccas and Al Stanaway (City Liason). Carolyn Olson was absent
Motion to Accept April 12, 2017 Minutes
1st: Peggy Anderson 2nd: Kathy Whitzman
Director’s Report: Sally Yuccas
- No Board Meeting in March, no quorum.
- Received 3 applications for summer hire staff. Extensive discussion d/t all 3 candidates with good references. Majority vote to hire Annie Grierson d/t past experience of 2016 and good work record.
- Sally & Julie attended training and gained knowledge re: updating to more current information for purchasing new book categories and retire older books.
- The summer reading program will kick off June 5th to July 21st. Theme: Reading by Design. This program is very well attended and the benefits outweigh the long hours of planning by library staff. A great big “thanks” to the staff. Legion will be BBQing for kids on Bahama Mama Festival.
- Summer hours will start June 1st – Sept 1st.
- Fire Alarm Progress
- TV Cable – Mediacom – Al will check and get things moving
Motion 1st: Kathy Whitzman, 2nd: Peggy Anderson
Respectfully Submitted by: