Board/Foundation minutes May 2019

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
BOARD
May 13, 2019

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jen Ramsey, Sandy White and Kim Hofrock. Also Present: Eileen Nightingale, Vickie Morlock.
Absent: Jane Holechek
Meeting called to order at: 4:02pm.
 
Friends Report given by:

  • Dairy Queen Fundraiser was a success.
  • Summer Reading kick off will be held June 1.

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Libby to approve the minutes of the April 8, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Kim.
APPROVED: All

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jen to approve the bills for the April 2019, meeting.  The motion was seconded by Kim.
APPROVED: All

 Old Business:

  • Book Challenge-No further action will be taken. Sherm will mail a letter to parent.

New Business:

  • The board approved shutting the WiFi off at 8pm due to people moving patio furniture and breaking fence. 
  • Summer Reading starts June 1st
  • WLS annual meeting will be held in July.  Sandy White will be attending
  • Sherm reported that the roof trim needs repainted, carpets need to be professionally cleaned and the windows all need to be cleaned.

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: JUNE 10, 2019
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:27.

Sidney Public Library
FOUNDATION
May 13, 2019

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Sandy White and Kim Hofrock
Also Present: Eileen Nightingale and Vickie Morlock

Absent: Jane Holechek

MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:28

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Libby to approve the minutes of the April 8, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jen.
APPROVED: ALL

Financial Reports and Bills.
APPROVED:

OLD BUSINESS:   

NEW BUSINESS:  

NEXT REGULAR MEETING:  June 10, 2019
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT: 4:35pm.

May Children’s Items

EASY READERS
Arant – Simpson’s Sheep Just Want to Sleep
Arant – Simpson’s Sheep Won’t Go To Sleep
Archer – Daniel’s Good Day
Choi – Camp Tiger
Churchman – Alpaca Lunch
Coelho – Grandpa’s Stories
Coy – Daddy-sitting
Donaldson – The Cook and the King
Falconer – Olivia and the Fairy Princesses
Gaines – We are the Gardeners
Lloyd-Jones – Hats Off to Mr. Pockles
Lowell – Sparky & Spike
Miller – I Am a Wolf
Patchett – Lambslide
Reidy – Pup 681
Rowe – Stay Benson
Smith – You’re Missing It
Spinelli – My Fourth of July
Van Dusen – A Camping Spree with Mr. Magee
Verdick – Small Walt and Mo the Tow

JUVENILE FICTION
Allen – Twinchantment
Anderson – Finding Orion
Grisham – Theodore Boone : The Accomplice
Hunt – Shouting at the Rain
Kadohata – A Place to Belong
Lacey – The Dragonsitter’s Surprise
MacLachlan – Dream Within a Dream
Strange – Our Castle by the Sea

JUVENILE NON-FICTION
Barnett – The Important thing About Margaret Wise Brown
Engelbreit – The World is Yours
Hartland – Our Flag Was Still There
Jazynka – Florence Nightingale
Lord – Borrowing Bunnies
McGinty – The Girl Who Named Pluto
Richmond – Baby Elephant Joins the Herd
Rockliff – Anything but Ordinary Addie
Warren – Enemy Child

May Graphic Novels / Young Adult

GRAPHIC NOVELS
Martin – Claudia and Mean Janine
Martin – Kristy’s Great Idea
Martin – Mary Anne Saves the Day
Martin – The Truth about Stacey
Stevens – Creepers Crashed My Party
Stevens – Dragons Never Die
Stevens – Zombies Ate My Homework

YOUNG ADULT
Carlson – All the Walls of Belfast
Henry – The Girl I Used to Be
Reynolds – The Boy in the Black Suit

May Adult Items

CD’s
Baldacci – Redemption
Burke – Crusader’s Cross
Compton – Texas Hills
Crais – Voodoo River
Feeney – I Know Who You Are
Gudenkauf – Before She Was Found
Hendricks – An Anonymous Girl
Hill – Mrs. Kennedy and Me
Hood – Where Angels Fear
Iles – Cemetery Road
Johnstone – Luke Jensen, Bounty Hunter : Legion of Fire
Lustbader – The Bourne Initiative
McManus – The Double-Jack Murders
Patterson – The 18th Abduction
Regan – The Bones She Buried
Richards – The Cherokee Strip
Sandford – Neon Prey
Scottoline – Someone Knows

FICTION
Baldacci – Redemption
Bergren – Keturah
Bergren – Verity
Bradley – Justice Delivered
Brennan – Nothing to Hide
Breslin – Far Side of the Sea
Briggs – Storm Cursed
Bunn – Outbreak
Burton – Hide and Seek
Carr – The View from Alameda Island
Conklin – The Last Romantics
Delamere – The Artful Match
Evanovich – The Big Kahuna
Evanovich – Under the Table
Fisher – On a Summer Tide
Gabhart – The Refuge
Goddard – Never Let GO
Gudenkauf – Before She Was Found
Hepworth – The Mother-in-Law
Hillerman – The Tale Teller
Hogan – Dawn of the Exile
Jackson – Willing to Die
Kelly – Stone Mothers
Kelly – Lost Roses
Kim – Miracle Creek
Kistler – House on Fire
Lewis – The Tinderbox
Liardet – We Must Be Brave
Luesse – Almost Home
Marren – A Palm Beach Wife
Mason – The HIghest of Hopes
McCall Smith – The Department of Sensitive Crimes
McMahon – The Invited
Moyes – The Peacock Emporium
Perry – Triple Jeopardy
Peterson – When You Are Near
Quick – Tightrope
Reich – Crown Jewel
Reid – Daisy Jones & the Six
See – The Island of Sea Women
Shipman – The Summer Cottage
Smith – The Heart of a King
White – A Rebel Heart
Wiseman – Hearts in Harmony

NON-FICTION
Beals – I Will Not Fear : My story of a Lifetime of Building Faith Under Fire
Bezos – Jeff Bezos in His Own Words
Foreman – A Tiny Home to Call Your Own
Guisewite – Fifty Things That Aren’t My Fault : Essays from the Grown-Up Years
Hill – Five Days in November
Hill – Mrs. Kennedy and Me
Hodgson – So, You’re Raising Your Grandkids!
Markham – The Far Away Brothers : Two Young Migrants and the Making of an American Life
McCarty – Chasing Good Sense : A Boy’s Life on the Last Frontier
Purnell – A Woman of No Importance : The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped
Win World War II
Rhoads – Waste Not : Make a Big Difference by Throwing Away Less
Scott – Women Who Dared to Break All the Rules
Smucker – Once We Were Strangers : What Friendship with a Syrian Refugee Taught Me….
Zuckerberg – Mark Zuckerberg in His Own Words

Board/Foundation Minutes April 2019

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
BOARD
April 8, 2019

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, Sandy White and Kim Hofrock.
Also Present: Sandy Nelson, Frances Beeken and Stephanie Mika.
Absent: Jen Ramsey, Andrew Sherman Director
Meeting called to order at: 4:00pm.  
Friends Report given by:  

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Kim to approve the minutes of the March 11, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Libby.
APPROVED: All
 Old Business:
Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jane to approve the bills for the March 2019, meeting.  The motion was seconded by Kim.
APPROVED: All
New Business: Request for Reconsideration Form submitted by a patron.  After reviewing the policy regarding the subject the board would like Sherm to follow the steps in the policy and if further action needs to be taken it will be discussed at the May meeting.
NEXT REGULAR MEETING May 13, 2019
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:15.

Sidney Public Library
FOUNDATION
April 8, 2019

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, Sandy White and Kim Hofrock
Also Present: Frances Beeken, Sandy Nelson, and Stephanie Mika
Absent: Jennifer Ramsey, Andrew Sherman, Library Director
MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:20
Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Jane to approve the minutes of the March 11, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Libby.
APPROVED: ALL
Financial Reports and Bills:  A motion was made by Libby to approve the bills for the March 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Kim.
APPROVED: ALL
OLD BUSINESS:  
NEW BUSINESS:  NEXT REGULAR MEETING:  May 13, 2019
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT: 4:25pm.

Together is Fun!

Together is Fun!

The Sidney Public Library is offering “Together is Fun” Tuesday, May 28 beginning at 4:00 for kids kindergarten through 6th grade.  This session features seasonal craft and or games.  For more information, please call the library at 254-3110.
 

April Juvenile Items

JUVENILE FICTION
Benjamin – The Next Great Paulie Fink
Foxlee – Lenny’s Book of Everything
Haddix – The Strangers
Holyoak – Kazu Jones and the Denver Dognappers
Howard – The Whispers
Kinney – Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid
Marciano – Enemies
Marciano – Klawde
McDunn – Caterpillar Summer
McGovern – Fear of Missing Out
Shepherd – The True History of Lyndie B. Hawkins
Spinelli – Birdie
Van Dolzer – The Multiplying Mysteries of Mount Ten

JUVENILE NON-FICTION
Akiyama – Duct Tape Engineer
Bennett – The Fantastic Body
Bull – Crafty Science
Buller – Robot
Calkhoven – Martin Luther King Jr.
Cameron – Sport : Ship Dog of the Great Lakes
Fowler – Sharks
Harpster – Draw Alphabeasts
Harrison – My Very First Bible
Janulis – Stone Age
Kise – Find Your Fit
Krensky – Anne Frank
Minter – The Space Craft Book
Mould – The Bacteria Book
Pinnington – Little Book of Woodland Bird Songs
Rathburn – Saturn
Romero – Helen Keller
Salas – Lion of the Sky
Salas – Snowman – Cold = Puddle
Sommer – Uranus
Stone – Space Travel
Walsh – Fairy House Crafts
Williams – Destination : Space
Williams – Mighty Mission Machines
Wolf – The Day the Universe Exploded My Head
Zysk – Manners Matter

YOUNG ADULT FICTION
Franx – Blood of the Lost
Monir – The Final Six
Morrill – Within these Lines
Trueblood – Nothing But Sky

April Children’s Items

BOARD BOOKS
Brown – The Runaway Bunny
Ferrie – ABCs of Space
McKee – Elmer’s Day
Millard – I Can Only Imagine for Little Ones
Mitchem – Counting with a Ladybug
Sirett – Baby Robot
Sirett – Trucks
Thompson – Little Quack’s Opposites
Wood – The Napping House

 

EASY READERS
Arrhenius – Main Street Magic
Bradley – Love, Mama
Dunbar – Grumpy Duck
Dyckman – Dandy
Farina – Lawrence in the Fall
Johnston – The Magic of Letters
Ledyard – Pie is for Sharing
Lemon – Emma and Muse
Lloyd – I Love You Little One
Luyken – My Heart
Noakes – Hide and Seek
Olien – When a Tiger Comes to Dinner
Pierce – Mother Earth’s Lullaby
Pindar – Beware the Mighty Bitey
Robert – Bruno, The Standing Cat
Rosen – In the Quiet, Noisy Woods
Rylant – Motor Mouse
Shand – The Little Pink Rosebud
Sirett – 100 First Things That Go
Sirett – Baby Dinosaurs
Snyder – Charlie & Mouse
Stone – Tree Song
Viswanath – One Rainy Day

April Adult Items

ADULT CD’S
Berry – The Malta Exchange
Box – Wolf Pack
Castle – Crashing Heat
Compton – Bucked Out in Dodge
Compton – Deadwood Gulch
Compton – North to the Salt Fork
Compton – Slaughter Canyon
Coulter – The Last Second
Fairstein – Blood Oath
Greyson – Jack Frost
Hill – Five Presidents
Jance – The A List
Leigh – Secrets Never Die
Margolin – The Perfect Alibi
Patterson – The First Lady
Warenski – Grizzly Killer (#5) : Where the Buffalo Dance
Woods – Wid Card

ADULT NON-FICTION
Berry – Winning the Heart of Your Child
Burns – Race to Promontory
Edwards – Royal Sisters
Hill – Five Presidents
Macy – Dopesick
Meyer – Healing the Soul of a Woman
Moore – The Power of Presence
Morton – Wallis in Love
Piper – People I Met at the Gates of Heaven
Sinise – Grateful American

ADULT FICTION
Andre – Your Love is Mine
Barelli – The Accident
Battles – Night Man
Berry – The Malta Exchange
Brown – The Perfect Dress
Burke – The Better Sister
Buzzelli – In Want of a Knife
Bybee – Faking Forever
Cabot – A Tender Hope
Castle – Crashing Heat
Childs – Broken Bone China
Coben – Run Away
DeMaio – Night Beach
Dubus – Gone So Long
Dugoni – The Eighth Sister
Ellsworth – The Point of Light
Fairstein – Blood Oath
Feehan – Toxic Game
Feeney – I Know Who You Are
Fields – A Lily in the Light
Gibson – Beyond the Point
Graham – A Lethal Legacy
Hannon – Driftwood Bay
Harper – American Duchess
Hunter – A Return of Devotion
Iles – Cemetary Road
Jackson – Backlash
James – The Mister
Jance – The A List
Kane – Dead in a Week
Kingfisher – Beyond the Shadow of Night
Kingsbury – Two Weeks
Knight – Power Forged
Leigh – Secrets Never Die
MacAlister – Day of the Dragon
Maldonado – Death Blow
Michaels – Deep Harbor
Pagan – I’m Fine and Neither Are You
Parker – Border Son
Patrick – The Library of Lost and Found
Patterson – The 18th Abduction
Pierce – Once Trapped
Ramsower – Born of Nothing
Regan – The Bones She Buried
Robards – The Fifth Doctrine
Robson – The Gown
Rosenberg – The Persian Gamble
Sandford – Neon Prey
Scottoline – Someone Knows
Thayne – The Cliff House
Thornton – American Princess
Wheeler – Prism Cloud
Winslow – The Border
Wood – The Quintland Sisters

 

Board/Foundation Minutes March 2019

Sidney Public Library
BOARD
March 11, 2019

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, and Kim Hofrock via phone call.

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director, Sandy Nelson and Stephanie Mika.
Absent: Jen Ramsey, Sandy White
Meeting called to order at: 4:06pm.

Friends Report given by: Sherm

  • The Friends group rescheduled the Birthday party for Dr. Seuss for March 21
    from 4-6.  Last scheduled date was postponed due to weather.

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Jane to approve the minutes of the February 11, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Kim.
APPROVED: All
Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Jane to approve the bills for the February 11, 2019, meeting.  The motion was seconded by Kim.
APPROVED: All
 Old Business:

  • Sherm is still giving monthly library updates on KSID Radio.

New Business:

NEXT REGULAR MEETING April 8, 2019
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:20.

Sidney Public Library
FOUNDATION
March 11, 2019

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, and Kim Hofrock via phone call.
Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director, Sandy Nelson, and Stephanie Mika

Absent: Jennifer Ramsey, and Sandy White

MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:20

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Jane to approve the minutes of the February 11, 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Kim.
APPROVED: ALL

Financial Reports and Bills:  A motion was made by Jane to approve the bills for the February 2019 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Kim.
APPROVED: ALL

BUSINESS OLD:  

BUSINESS NEW:

NEXT REGULAR MEETING:  April 8, 2019
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT: 4:25pm.