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February 20, 2020

LONDON PUBLIC LIBRARY BOARD
REGULAR MEETING
Thursday, February 20, 2020 5:30 p.m.
Friends of the London Public Library Board Room
Central Library

AGENDA

LPL PURPOSE STATEMENT
London Public Library strengthens people and neighbourhoods by creating connections that enrich lives, inspire discovery, foster creativity, and expand possibilities.

  1. Apologies – D Vachon
  2. Disclosures of Interest
  3. Changes to and Adoption of Agenda(s)
  4. Approval of Minutes
    1. January 23, 2020
    2. February 3, 2020
  5. Business Arising from the Minutes
  6. Delegations and Presentations
    1. Cherryhill Branch Library
  7. Reports from Committees, Members and Staff Requiring Board Action
    1. Policy Review: Travel and Expenses
    2. Policy Review: Employee Participation in Associations
    3. Policy Review: Travel in City
    4. 4th Quarter 2019 BSC Metrics
    5. New Web Site Funding Recommendation
  8. Consent Items
    1. Events and Programs of Interest to Library Board Members
    2. Draft Agenda – March 26, 2020
    3. Library News
    4. From the Media
      Beacock Cursive Writing Program and Older Adults as Mentors
      http://wendylhaaf.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Mentoring-the-Young.pdf
      CMHA Welcome Centre
      https://lfpress.com/news/local-news/culture-of-support-mental-health-workers-building-on-london-public-librarys-rapport-with-patrons
      Black History Month
      https://lfpress.com/entertainment/local-arts/londons-black-history-month-celebrates-culture-starting-saturdayhttps://lfpress.com/entertainment/books/literature-to-learn-from-during-black-history-month/wcm/61ab45f8-9da3-4fe0-a1df-95c7b3766ce0
      Strike Day Activities
      https://globalnews.ca/news/6486364/london-area-day-camps-teachers-picket-lines
      https://lfpress.com/news/local-news/three-strikes-and-100000-students-are-out-of-london-area-schools
      WiFi Hotspot Business Case
      https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/london/london-hotspot-city-council-budget-1.5446627
      https://london.ctvnews.ca/anti-immigrant-anti-poverty-comments-overshadow-budget-talks-1.4790616
      https://globalnews.ca/news/6486106/london-2020-2023-budget-deliberations/
      https://lfpress.com/news/local-news/city-council-fresh-off-cutting-librarys-internet-lending-program-approves-wifi-in-arenas
      Library Board Resignation
      https://london.ctvnews.ca/kayabaga-retweets-prompt-library-board-resignation-1.4794148
      https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/london/london-library-board-member-resigns-wifi-hotspot-1.5449397
      https://lfpress.com/news/local-news/library-board-member-jeremy-mccall-quits-amid-backlash-over-city-council-budget-cut-battle
      https://blackburnnews.com/london/london-news/2020/02/02/1library-board-member-resigns-following-comments-city-councillor/
  9. Notice of Motion
  10. Inquiries and Other Business
  11. Report on Matters from the Executive Session
  12. Adjournment