Meeting Minutes – April 16, 2021

General Meeting            April 16, 2021

The HAPLD Friends Foundation members met via ZOOM.

Those in attendance: Connie Corwin, Pat Totman, Pat Darrow, Deanna Engelke, Judy Engeriser, Genevieve Hochwarter, Karen Hutchings, Joan Longmire, Marsha Natkins, Shirley Nowak, Arthur Ruffino, Janis Ruffino, Martha Schooley, Reta Stoh, Marge Smith, Pamela Kampwerth, Head of Circulation and Outreach Services. Kathleen Carr, guest speaker

Pamela welcomed everyone to the meeting at 11:0 a.m.

Program: Kathleen Carr from The Growing Scene presented “Successfully Growing Vegetables on Your Patio”.

Financial Review

Balance: $7678.34; CD:  $120,154.77
Income 2021:
Amazon Smile: $115.20
Annual Plea: $149.15
CD Interest: $154.77
Corner Books: $1668.79
Culvers: $391.67
Donation: $95.00
First Look tour: $3222.32
Growing Green: $50.00
Library Giving Day: $545.00
Membership: $888.96
Total: $7,280.86

Expenses 2021:
Fundraising Expense: $288.17
ILA Friends Group: $80.00
Insurance: $848.00
Sales Tax: $122.00
Postage: $331.80
Total $1669.97

Friends Review: What we are doing
ZOOM Board meetings
Emails to Friends
ZOOM General meetings

 Fundraising Activities for 2021
Corner Books
First Look tours
Giving Day, April 7
Fall Fest?
October Fundraising Friends Breakfast
Fall Basket Raffle
National Day of Giving, December 1

Library Update
The Library may open before April 26. The entrance will be off Main Street and the East parking lot will be open. The temporary entrance will be on the East side. For those who do not want to enter the building they can schedule a parking lot delivery of holds and returns of materials. Pamela showed photos of the progress in the new wing and views of the emptied original building waiting to be remodeled.

Next meeting, June 18, 6:30 p.m. Mrs. Lincoln’s Salon

The meeting closed at 12:02 p.m.

Respectfully submitted, Marjorie Smith