MEDITATIONS ON LIFE, DEATH, AND GRIEF Written by French author Maylis de Kerangal and translated by Sam Taylor, The Heart is a study of death, grief and the fine-tuned process of organ donation and transplantation. The book was included on a short list of Bill Gates’s top five books for summer reading. Gates, not usually a fan of fiction, calls The Heart “poetry disguised as a novel,” a fitting description....by Roberta Brown-Jones
Nederland Community Library District Board
Thursday, October 25, 2018, 7 p.m.
1. Roll Call, 7 p.m.
2. Public Comment, 7 – 7:15 p.m.
3. Minutes from the Board Meeting on 9.26.2018 and 10.11.2018
- Foundation—(Elektra Greer, Liaison)
- Director and Assistant Director
5. New Business—
- First Draft of Annual Budget 2019
- Discussion of budget items: increased security; increased storage options; staff merit pay increases.
- MOU with Library Foundation
- Review Policies:
a. Visual and Performing Arts in the Library
b. Lost & Found items.
6. Old Business
- MTech and Control Service Center contracts
- Library signage
- Marketing plan
7. Adjourn, 9 p.m.