Board/Foundation Minutes November 2018

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library Board
November 13, 2018

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jen Ramsey, Jane Holechek, Ami Jaggers and Sandy White

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director, Eileen Nightingale and Stephanie Mika.
Absent:
Meeting called to order at: 4:00 pm.

Friends Report given by: 

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Jane to approve the minutes of the October 9, 2018 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.
APPROVED: All

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jen to approve the bills for the October 2018, meeting.  The motion was seconded by Libby.
APPROVED: All

 Old Business:

  • The roof had another leak. It has been fixed.

New Business:

  • The Girl Scouts will decorate a Christmas tree for the Library.
  • Eileen and Franki will decorate the Library at the Museum.
  • A motion was made by Libby to approve the Annual Report. The motion was seconded by Jen.

APPROVED: ALL

  • Ami submitted her letter of resignation effective after the December 10 meeting. 

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: December 10, 2018
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:55

 

Sidney Public Library
FOUNDATION
November 13, 2018

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, Jennifer Ramsey, Ami Jaggers and Sandy White
Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director, Eileen Nightingale and Stephanie Mika
Absent:
MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  5:00

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Libby to approve the minutes of the October 9, 2018 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jane.
APPROVED: ALL

Financial Reports and Bills:  A motion was made by Jane to approve the bills for the October 2018 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.
APPROVED: ALL

BUSINESS OLD:  

BUSINESS NEW:

  • The Library received the Thompson Grant for $2,500 to be used for the new lighting.

NEXT REGULAR MEETING:  December 10, 2018
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT: 5:05pm.

Bookmobile Schedule

Bookmobile Schedule

Fall/Winter 2018

 

Monday                                                                               Monday

Sept 17           Oct 1, 15, 29                                         Sept 24     Oct 22

Nov 26              Dec 10                                                     Nov 5, 19         Dec 3, 17

Grace Gardens 8:30 – 8:45                                             Sidney Community P.S. 8:45 – 9:15

Sloan Estates 8:45 – 9:15                                                Learning Corner 9:30 – 10:00

SRMC Ext Care 9:30 – 10:00                                          Homebound 10:15 – 11:00

Sidney Care & Rehab 10:15 – 10:45                          Learning Corner 1:00 – 1:15

Western Heritage 11:00 – 11:30

Grace Gardens 1:00 – 1:15

 

Tuesday                                                                            Tuesday

Sept 18        Oct 2, 16, 30                                          Sept 25    Oct 9, 23

Nov 13, 27    Dec 11                                                     Nov 6, 20    Dec 4, 18

 Here Wee Grow 8:30 – 9:15                                       Creek Valley Elem 8:30 – 10:30

Head Start 9:30 – 10:00

Learning Corner 10:15 – 10:30

Kid’s Korner 10:30 – 11:00

Wednesday

Sept 26   Oct 10, 24

Nov 7, 21   Dec 5, 19

Dix School 8:30 – 10:00

Potter-Dix ELF       10:15 – 11:00

NEW JUVENILE DVD’S

JUVENILE DVD’s

The Aristocats
Castle in the Sky
Charlie, The Lonesome Cougar
A Christmas Carol
Curly Top / Dimples
Dumbo
Elf
Frosty the Snowman
Great Mouse Detective
Hercules
Holes
Honey, I Shrunk the Kids
Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves / Honey, I Blew Up the Kid
Hook / The Indian in the Cupboard
Howl’s Moving Castle
Kiki’s Delivery Service
Lady and the Tramp
The Land Before Time
The Little Mermaid
Matilda
Mighty Joe Young
The Muppet Christmas Carol
My Neighbor Tortoro
Nausicaa of the Valley of the Wind
Pete’s Dragon
Pinocchio
Robin Hood
Scooby-Doo and the Ghoul School
Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
Tom and Jerry : The Movie
20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

November Juvenile Items

EASY READERS

Baker – The Little Drummer Boy
Cole – Try a Little Kindness
Colleen – Penguinaut
Corderoy – The Christmas Extravaganza Hotel
Cronin – The Lost Christmas
Dean – Firefighter Pete
John – Giraffe Problems
Kalan – Horse Meets Dog
Kann – Pinkalicious : Apples, Apples, Apples
Lewis – Dear Santa, I Know it Looks Bad, But it Wasn’t My Fault
Markel – Hanukkah Hamster
Peacock – Oliver Elephant
Percival – Goat’s Coat
Rinker – Construction Site on Christmas Night
Tchaikovsky – The Story Orchestra : The Nutcracker
Tusa – Is that You, Eleanor Sue
Watts – The Little Drummer Boy

JUVENILE COMPACT DISCS

Balliett – Pieces and Players
Nielsen – The False Prince
Nielsen – Mark of the Thief
Raschka – Seriously, Norman!
Reedy – Stealing Air
Scattergood – Making Friends with Billy Wong
Stork – Marcelo in the Real World
Tahir – A Reaper at the Gates

JUVENILE FICTION

Anderson – Zack Delacruz : Upstaged
Brallier – The Last Kids on Earth and the Cosmic Beyond
Haberdasher – The Secret Prince
Hunter – Spirits in the Stars
Kinney – Diary of a Wimpy Kid : The Meltdown
Kraatz – The Cosmic Alliance
Magoon – The Season of Styx Malone
Skye – Bad Hare Day
Swanson – Two’s a Crowd
Townsend – Wundersmith : The Calling of Morrigan Crow
West – The Collector

JUVENILE NON-FICTION

Betts – Astronomy for Kids
Brooks – Art with Everyday Things
Callery – Space : The Definitive Visual Catalog of the Universe
Desmond – The Elephant
Nelson – Buffalo Bird Girl
Seluk – The Sun is Kind of a Big Deal

November Adult Items

ADULT CD’s

Connelly – Dark Sacred Night
Cussler – Shadow Tyrants
Dekker – The 49th Mystic
French – The Witch Elm
Grisham – The Reckoning
Hood – The Crying Season
Jeppsen – Deadman’s Revenge
Lapena – An Unwanted Guest
Linskey – Behind Dead Eyes
Maxwell – The Widow’s Watcher
Owens – Where the Crawdads Sing
Regan – Cold Blooded
Regan – Finding Claire Fletcher
Regan – Kill for You
Rosenfelt – Bury the Lead
Rosenfelt – Sudden Death
Sandford – Holy Ghost
Warenski – The Making of a Mountain Man
Warenski – Under the Blood Moon
Woods – Desperate Measures

ADULT FICTION

Albert – The Darling Dahlias and the Poinsettia Puzzle
Anderson – Spring Forward
Andre – Wild in Love
Austin – Legacy of Mercy
Barrett – Poisoned Pages
Bellet – River of No Return
Brennan – Too Far Gone
Brown – Crazy Like a Fox
Burton – Cut and Run
Byron – Mardi Gras Murder
Cabot – A Borrowed Dream
Camden – A Daring Venture
Cantore – Lethal Target
Carpenter – Book of the Just
Chamberlain – The Dream Daughter
Connelly – Dark Sacred Night
Conner – Assassin of the Black Land
Conner – Wrath of the Black Land
Connolly – The Woman in the Woods
Cornwell – War of the Wolf
Coyle – Shot in the Dark
Dekker – Rise of the Mystics
Delamare – The Heart’s Appeal
DePoy – Icepick
Elliot – The Wife Before Me
Foster – Cooper’s Charm
French – The Witch Elm
Fuller – Bitter Orange
Griffin – Desperate Girls
Grisham – The Reckoning
Hannon – Hidden Peril
Harkness – Time’s Convert
Harris – An Easy Death
Hilderbrand – Winter in Paradise
Horst – Roosevelt’s Boys
Johansen – Vendetta
Johnstone – Evil Never Sleeps
Johnstone – Will Tanner, U.S. Deputy Marshal
Kelton – Bitter Trail and Barbed Wire
Kemble – Strange Ink
King – Elevation
Kingsbury – When We Were Young
Kingsolver – Unsheltered
Lackey – The Bartered Brides
Larison – Whiskey When We’re Dry
Leigh – What I’ve Done
Macomber – Alaskan Holiday
Mallery – Not Quite Over You
March – The Christmas Wishing Tree
Mason – The Corner of Holly and Ivy
Mayo – Outlawed
McGuire – From Here to You
McMorris – Sold on a Monday
Meier – Silver Anniversary Murder
Morton – The Clockmaker’s Daughter
Nelson – The Last Sword Maker
Owens – Where the Crawdads Sing
Paretsky – Shell Game
Parker – Swift Vengeance
Patterson – Ambush
Patterson – Revenge
Picoult – A Spark of Light
Putman – Delayed Justice
Rice – Blood Communion
Rosenfelt – Deck the Hounds
Rosnay – The Rain Watcher
Rossner – The Sisters of the Winter Wood
Ryan – Blowback
Salvatore – Timeless
Sandford – Holy Ghost
Scalzi – The Consuming Fire
Sparks – Every Breath
Sullivan – Occupy Me
Taylor – An Irish Country Cottage
Thayne – Season of Wonder
Unger – Under My Skin
Ward – Consumed
Weber – Uncompromising Honor
Wendelboe – Hunting the Saturday Night Strangler
Wild – Reborn
Woods – Tropical Blues
Woods – Desperate Measures
Wright – The White Christmas Inn

ADULT NON-FICTION

Baier – Three Days in January
Buecker – Fort Robinson and the American Century, 1900-1948
Buecker – Fort Robinson and the American West, 1874-1899
Gay – Bad Feminist
Kleiss – Never Call Me a Hero
Lewis – The Fifth Risk
O’Reilly – Killing the SS
Orlean – The Library Book
Westover – Educated

Together is Fun!

Together is Fun!

The Sidney Public Library is again offering “Together is Fun” Tuesday, December 18 beginning at 4:00.  Children K through 6th grade are welcome to participate.  This session will feature seasonal craft and or games.  For more information, please call the library at 254-3110.

Board/Foundation Minutes October 2018

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library Board
October 9, 2018

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jen Ramsey, Jane Holechek and Sandy White

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director, Vickie Morlock, Frances Beeken and Stephanie Mika.
Absent: Ami Jaggers
Meeting called to order at: 4:00 pm.

Friends Report given by: Sherm

  • The puzzle tournament will take place October 28. So far 15 teams have signed up.

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Libby to approve the minutes of the September 10, 2018 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jane.
APPROVED: All

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jen to approve the bills for the September 2018, meeting.  The motion was seconded by Libby.
APPROVED: All

 Old Business:

  • Sherm demonstrated the new security cameras that are placed behind the desk, in the maker space and in the entry way.

 New Business:

  • There was an issue with a juvenile patron. The child’s mother was invited to attend the board meeting but didn’t come.  So no action will be taken.
  • Sherm attended the NLA conference and reported that it was very informative
  • After some research, the light fixtures in the library will eventually all be switched out to a more energy efficient LED fixture. All of the outdoor fixtures will be replaced also.
  • Sherm submitted a request to the Thompson Foundation grant for the new LED lighting.

A motion was made by Jane to go into closed session for personnel reasons at 4:30. The motion was seconded by Jen.

The Board reconvened at 4:35. 

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: November 13, 2018
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:35.

Sidney Public Library
FOUNDATION
October 9, 2018

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, Jennifer Ramsey and Sandy White

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director, and Stephanie Mika

Absent: Ami Jaggers.

MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:40 pm.

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Libby to approve the minutes of the September 10, 2018 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.
APPROVED: ALL

Financial Reports and Bills:  A motion was made by Libby to approve the bills for the September 2018 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jane
APPROVED: ALL

BUSINESS OLD:  

BUSINESS NEW:

NEXT REGULAR MEETING:  November 13, 2018
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT: 4:45 pm.

 

 

Together Is Fun!

Together Is Fun!

The Sidney Public Library will again be offering “Together is Fun” Tuesday, November 20 beginning at 4:00.  This session welcomes children K through 6th grade and will feature seasonal crafts and or games.  For more information, please call the library at 254-3110.

New DVD’s

JUVENILE DVD’S

Adventures of Milo and Otis
Aladdin
Aladdin : The Return of Jafar
Aladdin and the King of Thieves
Alice in Wonderland
Anne of Avonlea
Anne of Green Gables
Annie
Bambi
Beauty and the Beast
Beethoven ; Beethoven’s 2nd ; Beethoven’s 3rd
Cinderella
Cinderella II : Dreams Come True
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Hunchback of Notre Dame
Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events
The Lion King
The Lion King 1 1/2
The Lion King 2
Little Women
The Mighty Ducks ; D2: The Mighty Ducks ; D3: The Mighty Ducks
Mulan
The Muppets Take Manhattan
Oliver & Company
Pocahontas ; Pocahontas II : Journey to a New World
The Prince of Egypt
The Rescuers ; The Rescuers Down Under
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
The Rugrats Movie
The Santa Clause, Santa Clause 2, Santa Clause 3
Scrooge
Shimmer and Shine
Story of Robin Hood
Stuart Little, Stuart Little 2, Stuart Little 3
The Sword and the Rose
Tarzan
The Tigger Movie
Toy Story, Toy Story 2, Toy Story 3
White Fang