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Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
Kiwanis Presentation  Dec 2009
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Kiwanis Presentation Dec 2009

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Holly Carroll, Executive Director gave this presentation to the Kiwanis Club.

Holly Carroll, Executive Director gave this presentation to the Kiwanis Club.

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  • 1. Your Library 2009 Kiwanis Eyeopener December 1, 2009 Holly Carroll
  • 2. Your new Director <ul><li>New to Colorado </li></ul><ul><li>Born and Raised in Ohio </li></ul><ul><li>Over 30 years experience in public libraries </li></ul><ul><li>Last position: Deputy Director, Cleveland Public Library </li></ul>
  • 3. Your New Director <ul><li>Alas, a Cleveland Sports Fan </li></ul><ul><li>Avid Hiker and Biker </li></ul>
  • 4. The Beginning Community Reading Room on Walnut Street 1889 Carnegie Library 1904 Fort Collins
  • 5. The Library District <ul><li>Formed in 2007 </li></ul>
  • 6. Governance <ul><li>7 member Board of Trustees </li></ul><ul><li>Appointed for 7 year terms by Larimer County and the City of Fort Collins </li></ul>
  • 7. Main Library <ul><li>Main Library built 1976 in Library Park </li></ul>
  • 8. Harmony Library <ul><li>Joint-use with Front Range Community College, opened in 1998 </li></ul>
  • 9. Harmony Library Partnership <ul><li>50 Year Contract </li></ul><ul><li>Building owned and maintained by FRCC </li></ul><ul><li>Operations and staff supervised by Library District </li></ul><ul><li>Managed collaboratively </li></ul><ul><li>Serves as both public and academic library </li></ul>
  • 10. Council Tree <ul><li>Opened in March 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>A family library with book store ambience </li></ul><ul><li>17,000 square feet </li></ul><ul><li>Located in Front Range Village </li></ul><ul><li>Exterior Gold Leed Certified, interior- platinum? </li></ul><ul><li>Paid entirely with city impact fees collected over 12 year period </li></ul>
  • 11. Council Tree
  • 12. Council Tree
  • 13. 2009 Budget EXPENDITURES Personnel $4,830,400 Contractual 1,668,500 Collection 950,000 Other Commodities 447,400 Contingency 100,000 Projected Expenditures $7,996,300 Reserve for 2009 $3,235,063
  • 14. Programs & Services <ul><li>Poudre River Public Library District is one of the busiest libraries in Colorado. </li></ul><ul><li>In 2008 over 54,000 people attended 1,400 programs at the libraries. </li></ul><ul><li>Approximately 70,000 items were borrowed from and another 40,000 items loaned to other libraries. </li></ul><ul><li>Adult and children’s Library reference staff answered 123,500 questions . </li></ul>
  • 15. Kids love the Library
  • 16. Interesting Stats <ul><li>2,343,595 items were borrowed in 2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Estimated 3,000,000 will be borrowed in 2009 +28% </li></ul><ul><li>Active card holders 115,000 </li></ul><ul><li>Population of District 170,000 </li></ul><ul><li>District comprises 1,700 square miles </li></ul><ul><li>Volunteers 789 </li></ul><ul><li>Volunteer hours 17,060 </li></ul><ul><li>Homebound Deliveries 7,937 </li></ul>
  • 17. Borrowing is up
  • 18. Partnerships <ul><li>CSU – social entrepreneur series </li></ul><ul><li>Rocky Mountain Raptor Program </li></ul><ul><li>Fort Collins Reads </li></ul><ul><li>International Center for 24 International Nights </li></ul><ul><li>City of Fort Collins- Local history website </li></ul>
  • 19. Support Groups <ul><li>Friends of the Poudre River Library </li></ul><ul><li>Poudre River Library Trust </li></ul>
  • 20. Grants <ul><li>History Comes Alive – FortFund, 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Book Express for Kids, Library Services and Technology Act, 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, 2008, 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Lighting retrofit and HVAC re-commission, FortZed, 2009,2010. </li></ul>
  • 21. Awards <ul><li>Community Partnership Award, Colorado Assoc. of Libraries 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Top Teen List Committee, Am. Library Association, 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Service to Diverse Populations Award, Colorado Assoc. of Libraries,2008 </li></ul><ul><li>Project of the Year Award, Colorado Assoc. of Libraries 2007 ( formation of District) </li></ul>
  • 22. Planning for the Future <ul><li>Strategic Plan 2008-2011 </li></ul><ul><li>Facilities Plan adopted July 2009 </li></ul><ul><li>Capital Expansion Fees </li></ul><ul><li>Policy review </li></ul>

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