Library Board

Ann Anderson , President
Kirsten Novy, Vice President (School District Representative)

Kassandra Huffman, Treasurer
Nancy Nettesheim, Secretary
Kelly Gratz
Jill Baxter, City Council Representative
One seat is currently vacant. 


Library Board Meeting Dates
The Library Board meets the 2nd Thursday of each month at 4:00 p.m. at the library unless otherwise noted. The Library Board follows bylaws updated in 2018. 
 

Upcoming Library Board Meeting Dates and Current Agendas

June 9, 2022
July 14, 2022
August 11, 2022
September 8, 2022
October 13, 2022
November 10, 2022
December 8, 2022

Past Library Board Agendas:
Recent agendas are available below. For previous agendas, please contact the Library Director at (608) 897-4070 or Brodhead City Hall at (608) 897-4018, ext. 150.

May 19, 2022 (amended to add discussion on library fines on Wednesday, May 18, 2022 at 1:45 p.m.)
April 28, 2022This was a special meeting to discuss the process for hiring a new library director. No regular board business will take place. 
April 14, 2022
March 10, 2022
February 22, 2022 - Community Conversation for 2022-2027 Strategic Plan (though a quorum of the Library Board is expected, no action will be taken at this meeting)
February 10, 2022
January 13, 2022
December 16, 2021 (Special meeting to approve 2022 Budget)
December 9, 2021
November 10, 2021 (one day early due to parent-teacher conferences on November 11)
October 21, 2021 (one week late due to potential lack of quorum)
September 9, 2021
August 12, 2021- CANCELED
July 15, 2021 (this meeting takes place one week later than normal)
June 10, 2021(Updated June 9, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. to include option to virtually view the meeting). 
May 13, 2021
April 8, 2021



Library Board Minutes:
Minutes are uploaded once they have been approved. For minutes not listed below, please contact the Library Director at (608) 897-4070 or Brodhead City Hall at (608) 897-4018, ext. 150.

2022
April 28, 2022This was a special meeting to discuss the process for hiring a new library director. No regular board business will take place. 
April 14, 2022
March 10, 2022
February 10, 2022
January 13, 2022

2021
December 16, 2021 (meeting to approve 2022 budget)
December 9, 2021 (regular meeting)
November 2021
October 2021
September 2021
August 2021 - The library board did not meet.
July 2021
June 2021
May 2021


City Council Presentation
On Monday, March 11, 2019, the Library Board provided the following materials during a presentation on library services and trends to the Brodhead Common Council. 

Presentation Slides
How Library Funding Works (handout)
State Standards Checklist (6th edition; completed for Brodhead Memorial Public Library in November 2018)

Annual report data for all libraries in the State of Wisconsin is collected and approved by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. Explanation of the Wisconsin State Library Standards can also be found on the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction's website.