Yutan Public Library

Director Report for February 2019


The Library Board meeting was held on Mar. 4, 2019 at 7pm.

In attendance were:  Virginia Wageman, Mary Jo Robinson, Mary Kay Arp & Meg Stafford

Absent:  Nathan Mumm

Director Laurie Van Ackeren also present.

Guests:  None

Revenue:  Total $19.55 in fines were collected.

Circulation Statistics:  478

Member Amount Saved:  $ 9,533.37

OverDrive (ebooks) Check Outs:  105

Patron Visits:            Total – 365

Adults – 228

Juv – 137


We received a $1000.00 grant from the Kreutz Bennett Donor-Advised Fund to purchase new reading materials for all ages.


Programs offered in February:  Coffee Time, Toddler Time, Crochet Hour, Adult Book Club (Discussion and Dessert Book Club), Craft night, and American Girl Book Club (offered through a grant we received from the NE Library Commission).  National Ice Cream for Breakfast Day was Feb. 2 (we served sundaes) – we had 23 people attend.

The next meeting will be April 1, 2019 at 7pm.