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ACLA Board Meeting, August 16

ACLA Board Meeting Agenda
August 16, 2017
6:30 pm
Aloha Community Library

 

Welcome and Introductions
Ellen,  5 minutes

Review and Approve July 19 minutes
Jillian, 5 minutes

Director’s Report
Terri, 15 minutes

Treasurer’s Report
Eric N, 20 minutes

The Role of Our Office Manager
Gregory, 20 minutes

Grant Committee Plan
Gregory, 10 minutes

ACLA’s Philanthropy Plan
Terri, 20 minutes

Around the Room
All, 20 minutes

Adjourn — 8:30 pm

Summer Reading sign-up ends July 31st!

There’s still time to sign-up for Summer Reading at the Aloha Community Library! Visit the library before Monday, July 31st to register. Don’t miss your chance! Read more →

Job Opening – CLOSED

CLOSED

Part-Time Full Charge Bookkeeper

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. Read more →

ACLA Board Meeting, July 19

ACLA Board Meeting Agenda
July 19, 2017
6:30 pm
Aloha Community Library

Welcome and Introductions
Jillian,  5 minutes

 Review and Approve May 17 Minutes
Jillian, 5 minutes

Library Director’s Report
Terri, 15 minutes

Membership Drive Summary
Terri, 5 minutes

Treasurer’s Report
Eric N, 15 minutes

By-laws Revisions Review/Approval
Jillian, 20 minutes

Summer Reading Program Update
Jesse, 15 minutes

Around the Room
All, 20 minutes

Adjourn — 8:30 pm

Members Only Event

Putting the Puzzle Together:
An Evening with the ACLA Board of Directors

Thursday, June 22
6:30-8:00pm

At YOUR Aloha Community Library!

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ACLA Membership Drive

In case you missed our exciting news, the Aloha Community Library Association has been named LIBRARY SUPPORTERS OF THE YEAR by the Oregon Library Association.  The ACLA is honored to be recognized for our commitment to developing a community library that is intent on serving the diverse needs of our community and helping all members to thrive.

Thanks to all of you who are currently ACLA members

Not a member yet? We invite you to become a member of our award-winning organization today! Visit alohalibrary.org/donate for details!

Summer Reading Starts June 1!

Summer is just around the corner, which means it’s almost time for our 2017 Summer Reading Program at the Aloha Community Library! Sign-up for all ages begins Thursday, June 1 at the library. CPrinthildren and teens from ages 0 to 18 can visit the library between June 1st and July 31st to sign-up and retrieve their reading logs. Adult readers (ages 18 and up) can register online or in the library through WCCLS Reads after June 1st. Please register at only one WCCLS library!

Visit our Summer Reading page to learn more about the exciting programs and events offered by the library throughout the summer. Programs will take place every week at the library from the end of June — starting the 27th — through August, so stop by and see what’s happening at your local library!

Sidewalk Book Sale

Book Sale BannerStop by the front of the library on Thursday, May 4 between 4:30 and 6:00 pm for our spring Sidewalk Book Sale!

Come browse a wide selection of books for all ages, with affordable prices ranging from $0.50 – $2.00. Arrive early for the best selection of books, because this flash sale only lasts for 90 minutes! After buying some fresh reads, pick up some fresh produce at the opening day of the Aloha Community Farmer’s Market (3:00 pm-7: 00 pm in the parking lot by the new Crunch Fitness).