Blue Earth Community Library
Library Board Minutes
September 9, 2013 - 4:30 pm
Members present: Sue Ellingsen, Kathleen Benz, Doris Kessel, John Huisman, Lenny Clement and Director Eva Gaydon
Meeting called to order at 4:30 by John Huisman
July minutes were approved.
Reviewed and approved.
The Library is promoting Zinio an online subscription magazine database available to library card holders.
October 22nd at 6:30pm Eva is teaching a community Ed Class on using E-readers and checking out eBook’s through Overdrive, the library’s eBook database.
Eva and Heidi Schutt, the Winnebago librarian, are writing a monthly newspaper column promoting the libraries in Faribault County.
July & August Stats
The Blue Earth River Writers Workshop is September 28th. All arrangements are in place.
New Business: The November meeting will be spent exploring the library board’s vision and future using S.W.O.T. analysis. The November meeting is changed to November 12, 2013 at 4:30pm due to Veterans Day.
Motion to adjourn was made at 5:00pm and carried unanimously. Next meeting will be October 14, 2013 at 4:30pm