Wednesday, September 24, 2008, 5-6:30 p.m.

Minneapolis Central Library, 300 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55401

The public is invited to all Library Board meetings.


1.   Call to Order


2.  Approval of Agenda


3.   Public Comment


4.   County Administrator Richard Johnson

·         Library Director Search Update


5.   Program

·         Welcome and Minneapolis Central Library Highlights

·         National Association of Counties Information Officers Awards


6.   Board Member Reports


7.   New Business

·         Library Board Policies for Review


8.   Old Business

·         2009 Budget Update


9.   Interim Director's Report

·         Capital Projects Update

·         Franklin Learning Center 20th Anniversary


10.   Consent

·         Approval of Minutes of August 27, 2008

·         Acceptance of Donations


11.  Adjourn


Upcoming Library Board Meetings, Wednesdays, 5-6:30 p.m.

·         October 22, Ridgedale Library

·         November 19, Sumner Library


Library Board Members

President Patricia Izek, Vice President Therese VanBlarcom, Secretary John Pacheco, John Gibbs,

Holly Guncheon, Roger Hale, Jill Joseph, Claudia Kelly, Kathleen Lamb, David Pratt, and Cynthia Steinke


Interim Library Director Lois Langer Thompson


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