Vermillion Public Library
May 7, 2008
Karen Zidek, Pres.
Matthew Ekstrum, Vice
Chari Reynolds, Treas.
Marylyn Wenzl, Sec.
Audrey Broxterman, Director
The Vermillion Public Library board met May 7th, there were six members present, the minutes of the last meeting were read and approved.
The treasurer gave her report, no bills submitted. Some books have been ordered,
There is also a bill for the magnets which Matthew is making, to be submitted.
We will have Kinder-Prep at the Library Friday May 16th Packets are being made to hand out to each child, as well as a craft.
The book van came May 6th, and brought 140 fiction, 10 non-fiction, 80 large print 20 junior books, they also brought 3 Stephen Coonts books which had been ordered, through the Manhattan library system. The Kan-ed survey has been completed, Audrey explained the changes in the Kan-ed support system.
We discussed window treatments to replaced the broken blinds, several will check on several types, and quality, and prices.
The matching funds grant has been met for the Gates computers.
The budget committee has been appointed, it will be Chari, Audrey, Becky, and Matthew.
Chari has looked up news clippings for Smith, Sunderland, Van Gilder, Chadwick, McLaughlin, Curtis, Orchard, Billings, Dr. Clifton, Sullivan, Wenzl, Alderman, Beatty, and others.
Matthew talked of technical improvements necessary to update or replace present computers, how to use the present equipment.
Marylyn Wenzl Sec.