How Much Will The New Library Cost A Typical Family?

The library board is proposing to pay for the new library with a 1/4% sales tax. This proposal is planned to be on the June, 2014 general election ballot for all qualified Stutsman County residents to vote on. We had a conversation with the State Tax Office and this is their response to the question;…
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Who Uses The Library? A Short Story.

“Did you go under the table? Did you get that shelf?” I heard these questions this morning before Stutsman County Library opened. Shawn Steele from Community Options was here with three volunteer workers tidying up the library. They do a great job of keeping the library neat and clean. Community Options guides people with disabilities through different work skills…
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Guest Blogger – Clarice Liechty – An Informed Resident

About 20 years ago, when working on a Masters in Management class which required a paper and persuasive presentation, for my project, I chose combining the two libraries – the Stutsman County library and the city’s Alfred Dickey Library. After that, I got involved in the process of working on combining these libraries and the plans…
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Rotary Presentation – Joe Rector

Library Director Joe Rector was the keynote speaker at today’s Rotary Club luncheon held at the Quality Inn. This is his power point presentation. Also discussed was the petition to put a 1/4% sales tax initiative on the June 2014 general ballot to fund the new library. About 30 Rotarian’s attended. Questions and comments were…
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