Friends Minutes

Friends of the Kindred Public Library

Meeting Minutes – June 3, 2019

In attendance: Lisa Anderson, Georgia Berg, Jen Guzik, Linda Otterson, Gail Rogne

The secretary minutes from 05/06/2019 were presented; motion by Linda and second by Jen to approve. The financial report shows a balance on 05/31/2019 of $9724.52; it will be filed as presented.

Old/New Business:

  • Festival of Tables – August 13 – St. Maurice Church/Kindred. Five tables have been reserved so far, with a goal of 14 table as maximum. Cheryl R has agreed to “Cooking with Purscilla” and will serve as emcee.
  • Little Free Library – July 18 one-year anniversary celebration. Jen will bring a 4’ table for each location and will purchase cookies/lemonade. Jen and Linda will represent the Library at the Gilbertson Park location and at the Kindred City Park location from 5:30-7:30 on the 18th. A community reminder will be in the Book Nook and on social media.
  • Summer Reading Program – Jen G. Participants receive a passport as their reading log for “Read Around the World”. The program started May 28 through August 16.
  • Local/Regional authors – A display will be featured in the Library during August, and on display during the Kindred Days open house.
  • Surplus/outdated electronic equipment – There was no interest in these items during Kindred clean-up week; therefore, Gail will contact Best Buy about proper disposal. (Note – It was discovered after June 3 that Kindred School is collecting recyclable electronic equipment as a community service. Items must be at the elementary school by early morning on June 10).

Library Directors will meet on Monday, July 8, at 5:00 p.m.; Friends of the KPL will meet at 6:00 p.m.; and the Library Board meeting will follow at 7:00 p.m.

Georgia Berg, Secretary

Friends of the Kindred Public Library