Notices, agendas, and minutes of the Springfield Town Library are posted here in accordance with Vermont's Open Meeting Law. Meetings are open to the public. Every session includes time for public comment. The Trustees meet on the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm, on the second floor of the Springfield Town Library, at 43 Main Street in Springfield, Vermont.

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Friday, December 16, 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016  Minutes
6:30 pm

Pat Magrosky called the meeting to order at 6:30 pm. No members of the public were present to comment. Oliver Owen took the minutes.

The board approved the minutes of the September meeting.

Amy presented the director’s report.

The board approved the Library’s use of the new town volunteer form. Volunteers will sign an agreement to keep library observations confidential.

After a lengthy discussion, the board agreed to a general policy of celebrating winter rather than a religious holiday. No changes were made to current policy.

The board talked about whether having a Keurig coffee machine in the Library was a sustainable energy practice. Amy will research compostable cups which could be recycled before proceeding.

No executive session.

The next meeting would normally by November 8. Since that night is the presidential election, the board decided to meet November 15 instead.

The board adjourned.