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2018 Teen Summer Reading Art Contest

Starting in January 2018, WCCLS card holders between the ages of 12 and 18 are invited to participate in this year’s county-wide Teen Summer Reading Artwork Contest! Read more →

Job Opening – On-Call Circulation Clerk

Part-Time On-Call Circulation Clerk – application deadline extended!

Pay Range: $11.25-11.75/hour

 

The Aloha Community Library is a growing, dynamic public library that provides a wide range of services for the area’s residents. We are seeking an enthusiastic, customer-focused individual to serve as On-Call Circulation Clerk to help provide extra support and time off coverage for staff.  Circulation Clerk duties include providing patron assistance at the public service desk, online data entry, and check-in, check-out, and shelving of library materials.  Applicants must have graduated from an accredited high school or equivalent.  Refer to the position description for a comprehensive list of duties and qualifications.  This is a part-time on-call position at 5 to 15 hours per week.  Applicants must be available to work various shifts as needed, including evenings and weekends, sometimes on short notice.  Read more →

Job Opening – Library Assistant

Part-Time Library Assistant - application deadline extended!

Pay range: $11.25-12.75/hour

 

The Aloha Community Library Association is seeking a motivated, detail-oriented, and enthusiastic person to join our team. Library Assistant duties include providing patron assistance at the public service desk, online data entry, and check-in, check-out, and shelving of library materials.  Applicants must have graduated from an accredited high school or equivalent.  Refer to the position description for a comprehensive list of duties and qualifications.  This is a part-time position, up to 20 hours per week. Shifts will likely include every Saturday (full day) and weekday afternoons/evenings. Read more →

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday is nearly here!

Tuesday, November 28

Join citizens from around the world to celebrate a day of giving!

Matching challenge: If YOU help us raise $500 on 11/28, generous donors have agreed to match that amount. We could raise $1,000 in one day!

Visit our donate page or give at the library.

Thank you for your support!

ACLA Board Meeting, November 15

ACLA Board Meeting Agenda
November 15, 2017
6:30 pm
Aloha Community Library

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ACLA Board Meeting, October 18

ACLA Board Meeting Agenda
October 18, 2017
6:30 pm
Aloha Community Library

 

Welcome and Introductions
Ellen,  5 minutes

Review and Approve September 20 Minutes
Jillian, 5 minutes

Treasurer’s Report
Eric N, 20 minutes

Director’s Report
Terri, 20 minutes

ACLA Annual Meeting Preview
Ellen, 15 minutes

Website Update
Sam, Jesse, 15 minutes

Around the Room
All, 20 minutes

Adjourn — 8:30 pm

ACLA Annual Meeting

Aloha Community Library Association Annual Meeting

 Featured Speaker:   Washington County Sheriff Pat Garrett

 Thursday, October 19
7:00pm

 Aloha Community Library
17455 SW Farmington Road, Suite 26A

$20 annual membership dues may be paid at the door. Only those who hold membership prior to October 9, 2017, are allowed to vote at this year’s meeting. Read more →

CLOSED – Job Opening – Full Charge Bookkeeper

Part-Time Full Charge Bookkeeper – Closed
12 hours per week, hourly rate $17.00-$19.00

 

The Aloha Community Library Association is seeking an experienced, flexible part-time Full Charge Bookkeeper to join our growing organization.

The Full Charge Bookkeeper will be responsible for recording and reporting all financial transactions, including bank reconciliations, budget preparation and cash flow projections, and IRS forms (Form 990, 1099). The position will work closely with the Office Manager, Library Director, and Board Treasurer in monitoring the budget and analyzing financial reports.

The ideal candidate will be experienced in handling a wide range of administrative and accounting related tasks, including bookkeeping, payroll, and accounts payable. A thorough understanding of QuickBooks and being willing to update financial operations within the library is a must. This position requires excellent organizational skills, flexibility, the ability to work independently, and the enjoyment of working with a diverse group of people.

Refer to the job description for a comprehensive list of duties and qualifications.

Employment announcement, position description, and application are available at the library and online.  To be considered, please submit all of the items listed below to the Aloha Community Library Association, either by email to info@alohalibrary.org, mail at PO Box 6561, Aloha, OR 97007, or in person at 17455 SW Farmington Rd. Suite 26A, Aloha OR 97078:

  • Application form
  • Cover letter addressing the reasons for your interest in this position
  • Resume including references

Applicants will be evaluated based on education, training, and experience.  Finalists will be interviewed.  A pre-employment background check will be required before hire.  The Aloha Community Library Association is an equal opportunity employer.

Complete application packets must be received by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, October 13, 2017.

Terri Palmer
Library Director
Aloha Community Library