Library Board of Trustees Agenda – September 21, 2022


September 21, 2022 4:30pm
East Lansing Public Library Board of Trustees Meeting
Library Large Meeting Room
East Lansing Public Library
950 Abbot Road
East Lansing, MI 48823
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The East Lansing Public Library occupies the ancestral, traditional and contemporary lands of the Anishinaabeg Three Fires Confederacy of Ojibwe, Odawa and Potawatomi peoples land ceded in the 1819 Treaty of Saginaw.

1) Call to Order

2) Roll Call

3) Oath of Office

4) Opening

4.1 Approval of Current Meeting Agenda
4.2 Approval of August 17, 2022 Meeting Minutes

5) Communications

6) Audience

6.1 Public Comment - limited to two minutes per person

7) Reports

7.1 City Council Liaison Report
7.2 Friends of the East Lansing Public Library Report

8) Old Business

8.1 Intellectual Freedom - Discussion
8.2 Staffing Update - Staff Photo List
8.3 East Lansing Welcomes The World: Friday September 30 6:30 - 8:30pm

9) New Business

9.1 MSU Homecoming Parade

10) Library Reports

10.1 Financial Report

  • Fund Balance Report

10.2 Director's Report
10.3 President's Report

11) Adjournment


Board of Trustees
Polly Synk, President
Amy Zaagman, Vice President
Pamela Smith, Secretary
Ameenah Asante
Diane Goddeeris

City Council Liaisons
Lisa Babcock
George Brookover

Staff Liaison
Kristin Shelley