November Minutes

Vinton Public Library Meeting – November 14, 2018

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

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

Absent: Jeff Mangold

Minutes of the October meeting were approved.  Motion by Salger, 2nd by Nelson.

Treasurer’s report was approved. Motion by Salger, 2nd by Johnson. 

Correspondence:  None

Old Business –

Brian Parr & Jeff Schadle will be working on a plan to anchor the tree indoors.

We had a nice group attend the Duffy Hudson presentation of Houdini.

McDowell’s prepared quote to install blinds in the board room – Dark grey, vertical cordless.  Motion by Salger, 2nd by Johnson.

New Business –

We have scheduled Duffy Hudson for March, 2019 to present George Burns in partnership with Windsor Manor.  He will present Einstein in the Fall of 2019.


Director’s Report –

Virginia reported that the library is hosting the gingerbread contest again this year.    

The library has received three boxes of Millie Armstrong Kalish’s papers, certificates and awards from her son, Doug Kalish.  Millie wrote the book – Little Heathens.  There will be two more boxes yet to come.  This is a nice collection.


Meeting adjourned, motion by Salger, 2nd by Nelson.

Respectfully submitted,

Lori Smith