Meeting: Dubois County Contractual Library Board

The Dubois County Contractual Library Board met Thursday and:

• Elected Heidi Erhard vice president. The former vice president, Tammy Kiefer, had to step down from the board due to her work schedule.

• Heard that this week is National Library Workers week. The Jasper Board did the same.

• Heard that Joan Knies of Jasper joined the staff at the Ferdinand Branch.

• Heard that the summer reading program — renamed the summer learning program — is six weeks away. The theme this year is A Universe of Stories and will focus on space. The Jasper Board did the same.

• Approved the Ferdinand Branch to be used for early voting April 29 through May 3.

• Heard that House Bill 1343, which would give the fiscal body of a city, town or county with a library oversight of the library’s budget, had its last committee hearing Thursday. Library Director Christine Golden expects the bill to pass. The Jasper Board did the same.




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