Category Archives: Events
Hear ye, hear ye! Special meeting called!
Then we dusted off our grammar hats and wrote our very own Mission Statement! We are VERY excited about that!
We even discussed final details our first ever “Whale of a Tale” Arts & Crafts Sale Artist Application! If you are crafty and would like more information on participating in our event, please email us with your contact information and we will be glad to forward an application.
The final items the list were our upcoming Cultural Events. Clear your Saturdays — we will be having Jewelry and Basketweaving Lessons! Check the event tab for event details. If you would like to RSVP, please email us with your contact information.
Well, those are just a few things we discussed. I hope to be getting some pictures of our meetings and such to post here.
We hope you are enjoying what you see. Expect to see lots of educational and entertaining events added to our calendar! Feel free to ask questions and post comments. We are more than happy to do a little digging if need be to provide answers and learning opportunities!
MEETING MINUTES – July 21, 2011
July 21, 2011
Meeting Called to Order at 6:15 p.m
Roll Call Board Members present: Becky Jones, Kat Bolen, Joetta Russell, Carol Wyatt (quorum is present)
Board Members absent: Judy Ross
Other Friends & vistors: see attached sign in sheet.
Read and approve minutes. (form signed minutes received & reviewed via email see attached sheet) Minutes provided
for anyone who had not seen minutes via email.
Treasurer’s Report, Becky Jones for Judy Ross
Ending balance $10,070.81
Kathryn Bolen is working on the OK Tax Exempt #
Librarian Report Janie Ducotey
Summer Reading Program (SRP) has finished. Prizes given: two bikes, one computer, donated party at Broken Arrow Skating Rink, Bowling Passes. There were an estimate of 150 children enrolled.
World Changers came and painted, so for the end of the SRP they all had to go to the City Hall Council Room, nice experience/field trip.
Ebooks & devices, start looking into.
Janie Riddle – Dates reserved for Community Center for 2011: 8/25, 8/27, 10/15, 12/10
Craft Fair is October 15
Advertising estimated to be around $480.24 for mail (3,312 x 14.5¢), contact the Catoosa Times
Entry Forms to Kathryn Bolen
Baked goods table from the FOL? Drinks – Masons?
Masons Becky Jones and Kathryn Bolen went over to meet with Masons (right after our 7/21/11 meeting) about:
Drinks for Craft Fair
Breakfast with Santa in December
Money raised will be used for: Books, Reading Program, Adult Audio Books, Young Adult, Teen/Tween
COTTA Story Board to be presented Saturday, July 23, 2011
Grant money needs to be spent by September 30, 2011
An estimated $4600 has been spent
Cherokee Nation Sub Award $3000 working on application and estimated budget
Post Office New system EDDM – we received info at the meeting this evening.
Returned mail – take the members name off of the list.
14.5¢ per piece – we are reverifying
Storage Kathryn Bolen to talk to Larry Alsup, City Manager of Catoosa
New Business Meet new City Manager Larry Alsup – Janie R., Carol, Debra, and Joetta
Projects – See attached list of future projects FOL and the Librarians would like to work towards.
B.A.D. Meetings changed to SECOND Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m.
August – La Mansion in Catoosa
Meeting Adjourned at 7:15 p.m. motion to adjourn by Kathryn Bolen, Second Joetta Russell