FRIENDS OF THE MARY JOHNSTON MEMORIAL LIBRARY
P.O. Box 1091
Standish, Michigan 48658
was called to order at 7:15 p.m. by Karen Weishuhn, president.
Present at the meeting were Kelly Spencer, Phyllis Klender, Elon
Basgall, Hilde Carruthers and Karen Weishuhn.
minutes were distributed. Phyllis Klender made a motion to
accept the minutes as written, seconded by Kelly Spencer, motion
Treasurer's Report was distributed by Kelly Spencer.
Hilde – Book Totes - $25
Book Sales -
Memorial - $120
Bills - $17.86
to Karen Weishuhn for Veteran's card making supplies and wreath
holder for Christmas ornament wreath.
given $30 for petty cash.
Report was accepted.
Making to send to VA Hospital will be held on Monday, February 3rd,
10 a.m. at Karen Weishuhn's house.
A thank you
letter from Stephanie Olson for the Friend's contribution to
purchase the Book Page was read.
will send a thank you to Curt and Wendy Hillman for the memorial
donation given in memory of Wendy's mother, to the Friends
Book Lovers Month
that say February is Book Lovers Month will be given to patrons
during the month of February. If it has PRIZE written on it,
they will be given a candy. Kelly Spencer will purchase the
candy for this.
Carruthers reported that the new fence has been completed and
trees have been removed. She shared that a new alarm has been
installed. It goes off when the back door is opened. The
security system with cameras is also up and running.
Klender will check with the VFW to see if their building is
available on April 5th and 6th for the
Spring book sale.
discussed regarding adult programs for the 2014 year. Terese
Irish, the author of A Thousand Letters Home was highly
recommended. There are a number of people from the area who were
unable to attend her presentation in Omer and those who did
would love hearing her again. Elon Basgall suggested Janet
Allen, a Holistic Food expert. Elon will get more information on
purchase totes to store the snowflakes.
Klender will email Stephanie Olson about whether she has had a
contact with Curt Hillman regarding regulations of a new library
will check with the board of Divine Shepherd Christian Community
Church regarding whether we will be able to store book sale
books in the pavilion after the church purchases the Kof C Hall.
Friends Meeting-February 6th
Sale-April 5th & 6th
adjourned at 8:10 p.m.
Klender, acting as secretary in the absence of Linda Eyer