Friends Minutes

Friends of the Kindred Public Library

Meeting Minutes – August 5, 2019

In attendance: Lisa Anderson, Georgia Berg, Sandra Cruff, Jen Guzik, Linda Otterson, Jen Swenson

The secretary minutes from 07/08/2019 were presented; motion by Linda and second by Jen G to approve. The financial report showed a balance on 07/31/2019 of $10,251.57; the report will be filed as presented.

Old/New Business:

  • Volunteers – Sandra presented several ideas for recruitment of new volunteers. The Directors will meet to develop a plan of how to contact/interact with prospects.
  • Little Free Library Anniversary celebration on July 18. Volunteers were available at each location; cookies were serve. The event helped with community awareness of the LFL locations in Kindred.
  • Kindred Days Open House – Saturday, August 10, Open House 11-2. Free root beer floats outside; very few volunteers are available to represent Library. Jen S will help with floats outside and Sandra will staff the front desk. The Library Board will be contacted for assistance.
  • Festival of Tables – August 13, 6:30 viewing of tables/raffle ticket purchase, seating at 7pm. Waiting until 7pm to be seated will be stressed by each hostess. There are 13 tables and most tickets picked up. A few tickets available at the front desk for walk-in persons. Jen S is kitchen supervisor, Lisa A will work with tickets, Jen G will work with purse raffle, volunteers will help Linda O and Georgia with advance food prep, Cheryl R will emcee as Purscilla.

Library Directors will meet on Monday, September 9, 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