August Minutes

Vinton Public Library Meeting – August 8, 2018

The meeting was called to order at 5:00 p.m.

Those present were:  Kim Johnson, Tina Nelson, Eric Upmeyer, Brent Patterson, Jeff Peterson, Deb Rundlett and Lori Smith.  Also present was Virginia Holsten.

Absent: Matt Salger and Jeff Mangold

Minutes of the July meeting were approved.  Motion by Nelson, 2nd by Peterson.

Treasurer’s report was approved. Motion by Upmeyer, 2nd by Nelson.

Correspondence:  Received anonymous correspondence regarding the craft beer event.  Anonymous individual did not approve of the fund raiser.

Old Business –

·        The library will be closing on August 17 & 18, 2018 in order for the carpets to be cleaned.

·        Craft Beer Fund Raiser will be held on August 11, 2018.  Preparations are in place.  Volunteers are requested for 1:00.  Event will begin at 2:00 p.m. and run until 5:00 p.m.


New Business –

·        None


Director’s Report –

·        Virginia reported that the summer reading program ended and it was a great success again this year due to the programs Amy had planned. 

·        Two high school students have been volunteering at the library to earn Black & Gold hours.  They have weeded the grounds and will be helping make the pretzel necklaces that will be handed out at the fund raiser.

·        Virginia spoke with Brian Parr regarding the tree.  He will be contacting Jess Schadle to ask his thoughts for moving the tree.

·        Virginia will begin working on the annual report that needs to be submitted to the State.


Meeting adjourned, motion by Peterson, 2nd by Johnson.

Respectfully submitted,

Lori Smith