Grace A. Dow Memorial Library
Wednesday, April 21, 2010, 7 p.m.
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I. Roll Call
III. Additions or Changes to the Agenda
IV. Friends of the Library Presentation – Joe Sova
V. Presentation on Genealogy/Local History Services – Katherine Redwine
VI. Public Comments
VII. Director’s Report
IX. Old Business
a. Board/Community Communications
b. Mideastern Michigan Library Cooperative Board Report - Soules
c. Library Board Goals Committee Reports
d. Reappointment of Library Board Member
X. New Business
a. New Board Member Appointment Process
b. 2010-2011 Library Budget
XI. Board Announcements
Next meeting date: May 19, 2010
1. Review emerging trends and demographics in Midland community and evaluate impact on current and future library programs. POSTPONED 2-10
2. Promote the library to the community by increasing awareness of the library with the goal to achieve sustained usage of the library and attendance at library events. Measurements for the goal are library statistics, newspaper mentions, and frequency of individual member actions.
3. To work with library staff in nominating the Grace A. Dow Memorial Library as Library of the Year, by the April 15, 2010 deadline.