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Monday, June 15th, 2020

Summer Reading Has Begun!

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Board Meeting Tonight

Board of Trustees
Meeting Agenda Jun 15, 2020 at 5:30pm
Attendance by Zoom or in Community Room following COVID precautions of 6 ft distancing/mask wearing
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  1. Call to Order
  2. Minutes – May 18, 2020 meeting
  3. Financial Reports—review and file for audit
  4. Public Comments—may be made by Zoom attendance or emailing or
  5. Director’s Report—review and action
  6. Committee Reports
    1. Finance Committee—working budget
Old Business
  1. Reopening the Library--approval

New Business
  1. Board Member resignation—acceptance
  2. Introduction of Trustee Appointee Candidates
  3. Working budget—approval
  4. Ordinance 2020/21-01 “Meeting Dates”—approval
  5. Ordinance 2020/21-02 “Building and Maintenance Levy .02% Tax”—approval
  6. Closed Session Minutes Review– assign reviewers
  7. Closed Session – Personnel and Legal – as needed
  8. Other
  9. Adjournment

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Today's Trivia

What did Jonathan Swift call “a sort of glass wherein beholders do generally discover everybody’s face but their own?”

(Scroll to the bottom for the answer.)

Curbside Service Continues

Curbside Hold Pickup is now available at RVDL.

At this time, holds can only be fulfilled on items that are available at RVDL.

Interlibrary Loans are not yet available but are scheduled to resume in a few weeks.

Keep an eye out for more information as it becomes available.

To place holds, please go to our online catalog at

or call the Library.

To schedule a Curbside Pickup, call the Library at (309) 523-3440.

Events Happening This Week

Check out all of our virtual programs and events happening this week:

Monday, June 15th

2 pm- HFK presents: Tall Tales (Facebook)

5:30 pm-Board Meeting (Zoom)

Thursday, June 29th

10 am- Summer Virtual Story Time- Dinosaurs (Facebook)

11 am- Tim Read: Imagination Story Time (Facebook)

Check out our Facebook page throughout the week for more fun videos and links.

Are you registered for Summer Reading?

Click Here to Sign Up for Summer Reading

Check out our online Summer Reading Program through READsquared.

Congrats to our Kid's Art Contest Winner, Savannah D.!

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Trivia Answer


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