Blue Earth Community Library
Library Board Minutes
April 12, 2010
Members present: Ann Ekse, Wilma Bittinger, Kathleen Benz, Kay Nemanic and director
Meeting called to order at 4:20p.m. By Chairman pro-tem
A motion was made by Kathleen Benz and seconded by Kay Nemanic to approve the March minutes as printed.
The motion was made by Wilma Bittinger and seconded by Kathleen Benz to approve payment of the March bills. No discussion, and the motion was carried.
The legacy grant, “Great Decisions” is partnering with community education. The presentation will be on Russia. Also, a film will be presented at the library, with DVDs of the film available to the public for a fee. Proceeds will be donated to the library.
The Summer Reading Program is being worked up. 200 or so young readers usually enroll with around 120 or so finishing the 6-8 week program. A couple of featured attractions this year are “The Zoo Man” and “Jason the Juggler”.
The Steinberg bequest has still not been assigned. The director,
Amalia Olson was contacted and thanked for her service to the board. A new board member is needed to replace her.
A letter is being sent to Bill Olson, treasurer for the Masonic Benevolent Fund to sponsor the Summer Reading Program.
There was no new business.
The motion was made by Ann Ekse and seconded by Wilma Bittinger. to adjourn. Carried unanimously and the meeting was adjourned at 4:40 p.m.
Ann Ekse, Secretary