Hamburg Township Library
10411 Merrill Rd.    P.O.  Box 247
Hamburg, MI  48139


 Board of Trustees Meeting
August 15, 2017 @ 7:00pm


Call to Order: Meeting called to order at 7:00pm in the library meeting room.
Members present: Mary Evergreen, Richelle Hocking, Michaelene Farrell, and Jim Katakowski.
Absent: Jodie Colone and Peg Eibler.
Also present: Holly Hentz and Christine Weber.

Approval of

Call to the public


Librarian’s Report
Statistics:  199 visits per day, 74 new patrons, 7,836 item check-outs, 563 Axis360 check-outs, 52 zinio check-outs, 280 computer uses, 42 children’s computer uses, 26 Hoopla check-outs.
Marketing update:  Instagram: 98 followers; Twitter 313 followers; Facebook: 599 followers; Website 2,099; Wireless 3,237.  The library was given the opportunity to advertise for free on the Hamburg Twp. Disc Golf course score cards (example will be shown next month), and the fall newsletter will be mailed out next week.
Other News:  The needs assessment survey has been included in the fall newsletter.  It is also available online.  The library now offers Hoopla.  This digital service allows patrons to borrow movies, music, audiobooks, ebooks, comics, and TV shows.
Upcoming Programs:



Old Business

New Business


Relevant Board Issues

A motion to adjourn was made by Katakowski. Seconded by Evergreen.   Motion carried.

The meeting adjourned at 7:50 pm.

Next meeting will be September 19,  2017 @ 7:00pm.