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General Board Meeting Agenda

June 15, 2022 at 4 PM  Call to Order/Attendance  Recognition and Presentation of Visitors  Approval of Consent Agenda  Approval of May 2022 Meeting Minutes  Director’s Report  Treasurer’s Report  New Business  Bylaws  Policies ...

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2022 Summer Youth Cafe

2022 Summer Youth Cafe

Every summer, location in Cambria County work with the Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank to offer the Summer Youth Cafe. Kids under age 18 are able to receive meals in the summer for free, with no income restrictions. Participating Libraries The following...

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Board Member (Volunteer Position)

The Future of the Library is Y-O-U! As the Portage Public Library celebrates its 95th year of serving the community and promoting literacy for all ages, the library is excited to welcome additional members to its Board of Directors. Primary Responsibilities and...

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New! Find your next great read with NoveList Plus

NoveList Plus makes it easy to find the perfect book If you have a Cambria County Library System card, you're in luck! Patrons at all 14 libraries in Cambria County are now able to access NoveList Plus, and NoveList K-8 Plus.  What is NoveList Plus? It's a Reader's...

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April 2022 Board Meeting Agenda

Portage Public Library General Board Meeting Agenda April 20, 2022 at 4 PM Call to Order/Attendance Recognition and Presentation of Visitors Approval of Consent Agenda Approval of March 2022 Meeting Minutes Director’s Report Treasurer’s Report New Business Board...

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March 2022 Board Meeting Agenda

Portage Public Library General Board Meeting Agenda March 9, 2022 at 4 PM Call to Order/Attendance Recognition and Presentation of Visitors Approval of Consent Agenda Approval of February 2022 Meeting Minutes Director’s Report Treasurer’s Report 2021 Report Change New...

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January 2022 Board Meeting Agenda

Portage Public Library General Board Meeting Agenda January 12, 2022 at 4 PM Call to Order/Attendance Recognition and Presentation of Visitors Approval of Consent Agenda Approval of December 2021 Meeting Minutes Director’s Report Treasurer’s Report New Business...

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December 2021 Board Meeting Agenda

Portage Public Library General Board Meeting Agenda December 15, 2021 at 4 PM Call to Order/Attendance Recognition and Presentation of Visitors Approval of Consent Agenda Approval of October 2021 Meeting Minutes Approval of November 2021 Meeting Minutes Director’s...

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November Board Meeting

Portage Public Library General Board Meeting Agenda November 10, 2021 at 4 PM Call to Order/Attendance Recognition and Presentation of Visitors Approval of Consent Agenda Approval of October 2021 Meeting Minutes Director’s Report Director Request for use of PTO Time...

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October Board Meeting

Portage Public Library General Board Meeting Agenda October 14, 2021 at 7 PM Call to Order/Attendance Recognition and Presentation of Visitors Approval of Consent Agenda Approval of September 2021 Meeting Minutes Approval of August 2021 Meeting Minutes Director’s...

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September Board Meeting Agenda

Portage Public Library General Board Meeting September 29, 2021 at 4:00 PM Call to Order/Attendance Recognition and Presentation of Visitors Approval of Consent Agenda Approval of August 2021 Meeting Minutes Director’s Report Treasurer’s Report New Business Gittings...

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A Message to Our Community

A Message to Our Community

We are pleased to announce that the Portage Public Library has resumed our normal hours after an unexpected two-week closure August 31-September 10. We were forced to close because we were unable to staff the library. Because of funding, we operate with an extremely...

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General Board Meeting Agenda

Portage Public Library General Board MeetingAugust 12, 2021 at 7:00 PM Call to Order Attendance Recognition and Presentation of Visitors Approval of Consent Agenda Approval of July 2021 Meeting Minutes Director’s Report Treasurer’s Report New Business Cares Act IT...

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Summer Youth Programs

Summer Youth Programs

Join us Tuesdays from June 15 - July 27 for fun activities about wildlife, the environment and more, with special guests! This program is outdoors at the Crichton-McCormick Park, S & T Pavilion.Two sessions:Ages 7 - 12: 10 AM - 11 PMAges 4 - 6: 11 AM - NoonSign...

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Migrations by Charlotte McConaghy

Migrations by Charlotte McConaghy

We could not stop talking about this book! In a breathtaking, suspenseful tale with both likeable and unlikeable characters and chilly (literally) atmospheric writing, the author explores the realities of climate change from the perspective of the loss of birds in our...

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Portage Curbside Services

Beginning Friday, December 4, 2020, ALL in-person services will be suspended until further notice, including in-person computer access. These services are available via outdoor pickup only during our operating hours: Outdoor Pickup: (our version of Curbside...

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Can We Count on Your Support?

Dear Neighbor,We hope you and your family are well during this trying time. We are proud to be part of the resilient community of Portage. It is that spirit of resiliency that has strengthened YOUR library’s commitment to raising our community up. The...

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Can We Count on Your Support?

Dear Neighbor,We hope you and your family are well during this trying time. We are proud to be part of the resilient community of Portage. It is that spirit of resiliency that has strengthened YOUR library’s commitment to raising our community up. The pandemic’s...

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New Procedures

Beginning Wednesday, November 18, 2020, in-person services, with the exception of computer access, will be suspended until further notice. Our basket raffle has been cancelled.  This decision comes after careful consideration & in...

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