This Week at RVDL

Monday, November 16th, 2020

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Which President was the first to pardon a turkey on Thanksgiving?


Monday, November 16th

5:30p- Board Meeting (via Zoom or Upstairs at the Library)

-See Agenda Below

Tuesday, November 17th

10a- Story Time (via Zoom)

5:30p- Yoga (Upstairs at the Library)

6:30p- Dungeons & Dragons (Upstairs at the Library)

Wednesday, November 18th

6:30p- Bedtime Story Time (via Zoom)

Thursday, November 19th

10a- Story Time (via Zoom)

Saturday, November 20th

9a-12p- Farmer's Market (Upstairs at the Library)

12:30-3:30p- Dungeons and Dragons (Upstairs at the Library)

Board Meeting Agenda

River Valley District Library

Board of Trustees Meeting Agenda


NOV 16, 2020

05:30 PM

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Meeting ID: 860 0392 3783

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Meeting ID: 860 0392 3783

Passcode: 205122

Library number if you experience problems with the Zoom link: 309.523.3440

I. Call to Order

II. Minutes, from Oct. 21, 2020, review, and action

III. Financial Reports—review and file for audit

IV. Public Comments—may be made by Zoom attendance or by emailing or

V. Director’s Report—review and action

VI. Committee Reports

Finance Committee— Building and Maintenance--Planning Committee---

Ongoing Business

VII. Update—Elevator is repaired, we have a check from Utica for $1008.67.

VIII. Education discussion- Working together: Roles and Responsibilities Guidelines

IX. New Library Directors Handbook, Responsibilities of the Library Board and the Director, link included for further education

X. PerCapita Grant—Board/Staff/Director requirements—All Board Members take a copy of the 4.0 version of the Standards for Illinois Libraries—This year the Grant requirement is for all Board Members/Staff/Director to read the entire book and assess. I will distribute documentation for you all to return your feedback. The Grant is due Jan 15, 2021, as of now.

XI. RFP- Parking Lot--discussion

New Business

XII. Library closing dates—approval

XIII. Levy—discussion & approval

XIV. Closed session—if necessary

XV. Other

XVI. Adjournment

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The first time a turkey was pardoned was in 1989 by President George H.W. Bush

River Valley District Library

Library Hours

Monday-Friday: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Sunday: Closed