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Hopkins District Library

April 8th Agenda

Hopkins District Library Board Meeting

March 18th, 2014 7:00 PM

Call to Order

Roll Call

Approval of Agenda

Approval of Minutes

Treasurer’s Report *see attached


Public Comment

Director’s Report

Programs Ongoing: Sticks & Strings, book club. Basic computers, Pushing the Limits grant classes: practical survival, felting eggs, basket weaving, easter egg decorating contest, money smart week program, senior health and safety class, connecting with the world (pushing the limits), world book night, CPR and disaster preparedness 

Publicity Up to 175 likes on Facebook (ask your friends to like us!), articles in the Globe/Wayland Townbroadcast/Allegan News, ACCF news insert in April

Meetings, workshops, etc Advisory and Board Meeting for LLC, 4th of July committee, rural libraries conference meeting 

Building Issues none

Budget Issues none

Library Closings Easter and Good Friday

Volunteers 22 people have signed up for the Friends of the Library group, donated books still coming in, program ideas

Lakeland, State other library news

Patron comments and suggestions continued book suggestions, dvd suggestions

Other Summer secret project (moved to July), grant applications, prepping presentation for Lakeland's continuing education, & Antiques database up and active, dvd rentals up, letters for summer reading program donations out to businesses 

Old Business - Township update

New Business - Work on craft corner, Plans for possible historic display case on the wall, 50th plans for end of May

Public Comment


Next Meeting Tuesday April 13th, 2014 at 7:00 PM