New Adult Items

ADULT COMPACT DISCS
Battles – The Unleashed
Coulter – Enigma
DeMille – The Cuban Affair
Ellison – Lie to Me
Freeman – The Burying Place
Patterson – Haunted
Rosenfelt – Collared
Slaughter – The God Daughter

ADULT FICTION
Benedict – The Other Einstein
Brown – Origin
Clancy – Point of Contact
Gear – Long Ride Home
Hannon – Dangerous Illusion
Hauck – The Writing Desk
Holahan – Lies She Told
Jackson – The Almost Sisters
Jance – Proof of Life
Johnson – The Western Star
Johnstone – Day of Reckoning
Lagercrantz/Larsson – The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye
Michaels – Holly and Ivy
Nicholson – Home to Texas
Penny – Glass Houses
Richards – Valley of Bones
Rouda – Best Day Ever
Stabenow – Less than a Treason
Stein – A Sudden Light
Strawser – Almost Missed You
Work – The Contractor
Zimmer – The Rusted Sun

ADULT NON-FICTION
Brackett – Carpentry and Framing Complete Handbook
Cauldwell – Plumbing
Cauldwell – Plumbing Complete
Clinton – What Happened
Cory – Building Kitchen Cabinets and Bathroom Vanities
Engel – Carpentry Complete
Foundations and Concrete Work
Framing Roofs
Thallon – Graphic Guide to Frame Construction

Board/Foundation minutes September 2017

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library Board
September 11, 2017

Board Members Present: Libby Soucie, Jane Holechek, Sandy White, Lisa Davis and Jennifer Ramsey.
Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director, Cynthia Gill, Extension Office, Chris Arent,
High School Principal, Brandon Summers, Telegraph and Stephanie Mika.
Absent:
Meeting called to order at: 4:00 pm.
Friends Report given by:
Lisa

  • The Friends will be meeting September 11 to get the books that were donated during the book drive in August ready to be delivered to businesses in town.
  • September is National Library Card sign up month. Volunteers from the Friends will go and read to the Kindergarten classes.

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Lisa to approve the minutes of the August 14, 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jennifer.
APPROVED: All

Financial Reports and Bills: A motion was made by Libby to approve the bills for the August 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jane.
APPROVED: All

 Old Business:

New Business:

  • Cynthia Gill thanked Sherm and the board for supporting the Maker Space program.
  • Sherm explained that the new online digitized newspaper archive is more compatible with Google Chrome.
  • The online Chilton data base has been discontinued due low numbers in usage.

 

A motion was made by Lisa to go into closed session for personnel evaluation at 4:25.  The motion was seconded by Jane.
The Board reconvened at 4:40.

  NEXT REGULAR MEETING: October 10, 2017
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:45

Sidney Public Library
Foundation
September 11, 2017

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

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

Absent:
MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:45pm.

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Jane to approve the minutes of the August 14, 2017 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 August 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Jennifer.
APPROVED: ALL

BUSINESS OLD:  

BUSINESS NEW:

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: October 10, 2017
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT:  4:45pm.

New Juvenile/Young Adult Items

JUVENILE COMPACT DISCS
Maas – A Court of Wings and Ruin
Riordan – The Throne of Fire
Sandford – Rampage
Yoon – The Sun is also a Star

JUVENILE FICTION
Brallier – The Last Kids on Earth and the Zombie Parade
MacLachlan – Just Dance
Rundell – The Explorer
Valente – The Glass Town Game

YOUNG ADULT FICTION
Blake – One Dark Throne
Evans – Michael Vey : The Final Spark
Lockhart – Genuine Fraud
Lu – Warcross
Maniscalco – Hunting Prince Dracula
Scott – Miracle
Showalter – Lifeblood
Winters – Odd & True

New Adult Items

ADULT COMPACT DISCS
Cussler – Nighthawk
Dugoni – Close to Home
Frank – All the Single Ladies
Gaylin – What Remains of Me
Gerritsen – I Know a Secret
Goodkind – Severed Souls
Hilderbrand – Here’s to Us
Jance – Payment in Kind
Jance – Proof of Life
L’Amour – Trouble Shooter
Macomber – If Not For You
Trigiani – Kiss Carlo

ADULT FICTION
Abramson – Just Life
Appel – The Mask of Sanity
Bailey – The Dark Lake
Campbell – It’s Always the Husband
Coben – Don’t Let Go
Coulter – Enigma
Frasier – Play Dead
Frasier – Pretty Dead
Frasier – Stay Dead
Hearne – Tricked
Higgins – On Second Thought
Karon – To Be Where You Are
Kellerman – Crime Scene
King – Sleeping Beauties
Kristoff – Godsgrave
Lovett – The Lost Book of the Grail
MacNeal – The Paris Spy
Mallery – Second Chance Girl
Mayor – Trace
McElwain – A Murder in Time
Paris – The Breakdown
Merciel – Nightblade (Pathfinder Tales)
Patterson – Haunted
Robb – Secrets in Death
Rosen – White Collar Girl
Ryan – The Silencer
Scalzi – The Ghost Brigades
Stuart – A Boy Made of Blocks
Ware – The Lying Game
Winters – Blue Skies
Winters – Dangerous Inheritance

ADULT NON-FICTION
Daly – When Parenting isn’t Perfect
Korea Reborn : A Grateful Nation
Niequist – Present over Perfect
O’Reilly – Killing England

August 2017 Board/Foundation Minutes

SIDNEY PUBLIC LIBRARY
Library Board
August 14, 2017

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

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director.
Absent: Sandy White and Lisa Davis.
Meeting called to order at: 4:00 pm.
Friends Report given by:
Sherm

  • The Friends had a chair in the raffle for the Night of Hope.
  • The annual puzzle tournament will be held October 15 at the Lodgepole Valley
    Youth Camp.

Approval of Minutes: A motion was made by Libby to approve the minutes of the July 10, 2017 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 July 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Libby.
APPROVED: All

 Old Business:

  • The Library’s Budget will remain the same. The new heating/cooling unit in the children’s section will not be in this year’s budget.
  • The Eclipse party plans to be a great time with a DJ being paid for by the FOSPL.

Children from South, North and West will join us at the Library for the viewing party.

  • The Library was awarded the NLC Library improvement grant that will be used for the Newspaper digitization here at the Library.

New Business:

  • Sherm is going to speak to the Principal at Central Elementary and see if they would be willing to allow the Bookmobile to have a stop there.
  • All evaluation forms for Sherm need to be given to Sandy White.
  • Sherm will be going to the 3 elementary schools to give his Eclipse Safety Program this week.
  • A motion was made by Jane to allow the Library to be open from 1-6pm on Saturday August 19 so the staff can enjoy the Sesquicentennial parade. The motion was seconded by Libby.

APPROVED: All 

  • A motion was made by Libby to add to the Library Services policy the following: “Residents are those who live in, own property in or attend a school district located in or adjacent to Cheyenne County, Nebraska.” This change will allow the Bookmobile to continue to serve Creek Valley Elementary. The motion was seconded by Jane.
    APPROVED: All
  • Sherm will be attending the NLA Conference in October. He will be doing a presentation about the Digitization of our newspaper collection.

 NEXT REGULAR MEETING: September, 2017
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT 4:30.

Sidney Public Library
Foundation
August 14, 2017

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

Also Present: Andrew Sherman, Library Director.

Absent: Sandy White and Lisa Davis.
MEETING CALLED TO ORDER AT:  4:30pm.

Approval of Minutes:  A motion was made by Libby to approve the minutes of the July 10, 2017 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 July 2017 meeting.  The motion was seconded by Libby.
APPROVED: ALL

BUSINESS OLD:  

  • The website for the digitized newspapers is getting closer to going live. The Foundation will cover 25% of the cost.

BUSINESS NEW:

  • Sherm is looking into putting the makerspace in the back room of the Library. There will be more discussion in regards to the Foundation paying for some of the remodeling cost.

NEXT REGULAR MEETING: September 11, 2017
THERE BEING NO FURTHER BUSINESS THE MEETING WAS ADJOURNED AT:  4:40pm.

NEW JUVENILE ITEMS

JUVENILE COMPACT DISCS
Asher – What Light
Crowley – Words in Deep Blue
Saenz – Last Night I Sang to the Monster
Zentner – Goodbye, Days

JUVENILE FICTION
Beasley – Tumble and Blue
Bracken – The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding
Lawson – Under the Bottle Bridge
McGhee – Pablo & Birdy
Platt – Storm Chaser
Sateren – Fearless Freddie
Sateren – Mudball Molly
Stroud – The Empty Grave
Vaught – Super Max and the Mystery of Thornwood’s Revenge

JUVENILE NON-FICTION
Asher – What Light
Barton – Dazzle Ships
Tate – Strong as Sandow

EASY READERS

Brett – The Mermaid
Brown – The Steam Roller
Curato – Little Elliot, Fall Friends
Davis – Black Belt Bunny
Foster – Give me Back My Book
Godwin – Bear Make Den
Houran – Warts and All
Kang – Papillon Goes to the Vet
Kaufman – Confiscated
Keller – Monster Trucks
Klise – Stay
Lindstrom – My Dog Mouse
McDonnell – The Little Red Cat
McGhee – Come With Me
Miltenberg – When Will Fall Arrive
Peterson – Piggies in the Pumpkin Patch
Pfister – You Can’t Win them All, Rainbow Fish
Phi – A Different Pond
Raczka – Fall Mixed Up
Reynolds – Creepy Pair of Underwear
Robberecht – The Wolf Who Fell out of a Book
Sayre – Full of Fall
Song – Tea with Oliver
Staniszewski – Dogosaurus Rex
Stead – The Only Fish in the Sea
Tullet – Say Zoop
Young – A New Friend for Sparkle

COMPACT DISCS

Bass – The Devil’s Bones
Bass – Flesh and Bone
Castle – Wild Storm
Chancellor – Sycamore
Corry – My Husband’s Wife
Cussler – The Pharaoh’s Secret
Denfeld – The Child Finder
Elliot – A Merciful Truth
Elliot – Vanished
Fairstein – Deadfall
Flynn – Enemy of the State
Frank – All Summer Long
Frank – The Land of Mango Sunsets
Frank – Same Beach, Next Year
Freeman – In the Dark
Goodkind – The Third Kingdom
Grafton – Y is for Yesterday
Gudenkauf – Missing Pieces
Gudenkauf – One Breath Away
Hestand – Better Off Without Her
Hestand – Good Day for a Hanging
Higgins – All I Ever Wanted
Hunter – Time to Hunt
Hutchinson – Strong Convictions
Hutchinson – Strong Suspicions
Johnson – The Western Star
Johnstone – Killing Ground
Johnstone – Slaughter
Johnstone – Sudden Fury
Johnstone – Winter Kill
Kellerman – Crime Scene
L’Amour – The Rustlers of West Fork
Monroe – The Beach House
Patterson – The Medical Examiner
Scottoline – Exposed
Silva – House of Spies
White – The Guests of South Battery