LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM
Board of Trustees Meeting April 18, 2013
1:00 p.m. – LaBarge Branch Library – LaBarge, Wyoming
The meeting was called to order at 1:00 p.m. by Chairman Kenney. Present were Judy Crank, Missy Harris, Diane Kenney, Brenda McGinnis and Marika Thayer. Debra Hess attended via tele-conference. Laura Beck and Susan Park were absent.
Chairman Kenney asked if there were any changes or additions to the agenda or the March 21, 2013 minutes. There were no changes. The agenda and minutes were accepted by consensus.
Judy moved to accept the end-of-month March vouchers and the April vouchers in the amount of $34,032.35. Debra seconded. Motion carried.
Brenda reviewed the proposed FY14 budget for the Board. Debra moved to approve the proposed FY14 budget as presented. Judy seconded. Motion carried.
The following Discussion Items were reviewed:
Digital Materials The library is investigating providing additional eBooks and eAudiobooks to our patrons. 3M and Overdrive are being compared as to the title availability, cost, ease of use and customer support.
Recorded Books is offering a bundle physical/digital audio books for WYLD member libraries. We can purchase books on CD and then purchase digital titles for the OneClick collections for about 15% more.
Let It Snow Winter Reading Programs The winter reading programs have come to an end. Participation in the programs was good.
Outreach The Kemmerer library held a WHC book discussion on April 16th. Star Valley reading group will hold its discussion on May 1st. Thayne book club is meeting on April 18th.
Workforce Center offered classes in the Alpine Library on April 19th. Thayne eBook classes were offered April 15th and 16th. Cokeville’s sign language class meets on Wednesdays.
Star Valley library held a book signing on April 13th by author Tom Roulstone.
LSTA Grant The LCLS received a networking and technology grant from the Wyoming State Library in the amount of $2,455.
Director’s Retreat Brenda advised the board of highlights from the public library director’s retreat.
Director Evaluations One director evaluation was shared with the Board.
Upcoming events were noted.
Financial statements, librarians’ reports, cataloger’s report and the FY13 action plan were reviewed.
Chairman Kenney adjourned the meeting at 1:50 p.m.
Lincoln County Library Board 2012-13
Diane Kenney, Chairman P.O. Box 122 LaBarge, WY 83123 307-386-2220 Term expires 6/30/14
Judy Crank, Vice-Chairman 1016 3rd West Kemmerer, WY 83101 307-877-4874 Term expires 6/30/15
Susan Park, Treasurer 3290 S. 160 Oakley St. Kemmerer, WY 83101 Term expires 6/30/13
Laura Beck P.O. Box 81 Cokeville, WY 83114 Term expires 6/30/13
Debra Hess, P.O. Box 124, Smoot, WY 83126 Term expries 6/30/15
LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEM
BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING DATES/LOCATIONS
Fiscal Year 2012 – 2013
JULY 19, 2012 (Annual Meeting) LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY (Kemmerer)
AUGUST 16, 2012 COKEVILLE BRANCH LIBRARY
SEPTEMBER 20, 2012 ALPINE BRANCH LIBRARY
OCTOBER 18, 2012 LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY
NOVEMBER 15, 2012 LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY
DECEMBER 20, 2012 LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY
JANUARY 17, 2013 LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY
FEBRUARY 21, 2013 LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY
MARCH 21, 2013 LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY
APRIL 18, 2013 LABARGE BRANCH LIBRARY
MAY 16, 2013 LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY
JUNE 20, 2013 STAR VALLEY BRANCH LIBRARY (Afton)
JULY 18, 2013 (Annual Meeting) LINCOLN COUNTY LIBRARY
When weather does not permit travel, meetings will be by teleconference. Meeting dates may be changed by vote of the board, with appropriate public notice given of any change. Meetings will be held on the third Thursday of the month, beginning at 1:00 p.m.