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Library Advisory Board Agenda & Minutes Packets

2017 LAB SCHEDULE

January 20, 2017

February 15, 2017

March 22, 2017

April 19, 2017

May 17, 2017

June 21, 2017

July - NO MEETING

August 16, 2017

September 20, 2017

October 18, 2017

November 15, 2017

December 20, 2017

     

    Library Advisory Board

    Library Advisory Board

    The library advisory board acts as the planning body for library activities and special projects and makes recommendations to the administration and assembly. The board also reviews annual budgets and operations. It consists of nine members and meets on the third Wednesday of each month.

    About the Library Advisory Board

    The Library Advisory Board is established under Chapter 4.60.40 of the Municipal Code:

    There is established a library advisory board consisting of nine members. The chief librarian of the municipality shall be the executive secretary of and technical advisor to the board. The board shall:

    1.  Act as the planning body in charge of all library activities of the municipality, including but not limited to operation of principal and branch libraries now existing or hereafter established, mobile library services, special library projects such as radio and television projects, and any and all other library functions.
    2.  Make recommendations to the administration and assembly for the adoption, change, repeal or alteration of rules, regulations, restrictions on library services, and all other matters directly or indirectly affecting the municipal library program.
    3.  Perform such other powers and duties as the assembly may refer from time to time.
    4.  Review annually the library budget and its operations.

    (CAC 2.64.370--2.64.380; AO No. 95-223, § 1, expires 1-20-1998; AO No. 99-7, § 1, 1-26-99, expires 1-20-02; AO No. 2001-189, § 2, expires 1-20-05)

    Charter references: Boards and commissions, § 5.07 .

    Cross references: Misuse and abuse of library materials, Ch. 8.70 .

    Board Meetings

    The Library Advisory Board meets on the third Wednesday of each month. Board meetings begin at 5:30 PM , in the board room on the fourth level of the Z.J. Loussac Public Library. Occasionally the board will meet at one of the five branch libraries within the system. Current schedule of the library advisory board meetings is listed in the left column of this page.

    The Library Advisory Board is subject to the municipal code for public meetings (Chapter 1.25). The Library Advisory Board permits public comment on each agenda. Comments are restricted to five minutes per speaker. The Library Advisory Board is subject to the municipal code for public meetings (Chapter 1.25). The Library Advisory Board permits public comment on each agenda. Comments are restricted to five minutes per speaker. The Library Advisory Board is subject to the municipal code for public meetings (Chapter 1.25). The Library Advisory Board permits public comment on each agenda. Comments are restricted to five minutes per speaker.

    Library Advisory Board Members

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    David Levy, Chair. Term expires October 14, 2018


    Lucy Flynn O'Quinn, Vice Chair.
    Term expires October 14, 2017


    Cristy A. Willer, Secretary.
    Term expires October 14, 2017


    Jonathon Bittner.
    Term expires October 14, 2017


    Nancy Hemsath.
    Term expires October 14, 2019


    Barbara Jacobs. Term expires October 14, 2019


    Lourdes Linato-Crawford.
     Term expires October 14, 2019


    Lupe Marroquin.
    Term expires October 14, 2018


    Kirk Rose.
    Term expires October 14, 2018


    Teen Advisory Board Non-voting Member.
    Janet Quincy Taylor

    Municipal Librarian:  Mary Jo Torgeson 343-2892; 231-3110 (c); Email the Municipal Librarian

    Admin Support Supervisor:  Ingrid Gadpaille, 343-2978, GadpailleIM@muni.org

    Revised 2/13/2017

     
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