Hallett Library Recognizes Volunteers
Each year countless hours and services are provided to your Library and community by volunteers who give of their time and their many skills. In 2016, 2,265 volunteer hours were recorded at the Jessie F. Hallett Memorial Library. National Volunteer Recognition Week April 23-29 is celebrated across the United States. JFHML Volunteers will be recognized on Monday, April 24 after hours from 6:00-9:00 p.m. at the Deerstand in Deerwood. The recognition includes a group photo, Comedy Ventriloquist Show, hors d’oeuvres, beverages and prizes.
The following Library volunteers will be honored for their many hours of time and talents that enrich Library service to our area. The following volunteers served between April 2016 and April 2017:
Appreciation is extended to the dedicated Jessie F. Hallett Memorial Library Board Board: Cathy Aykens, Don Boucher, Mary Gaviglio, Seth Jackson, Greg Maddux, Bob Novak, and Barbara Ukura. The grantwriting skills of Mary Gaviglio are essential for the Library to maintain up-to-date technology and keep a sustainable vision for the future.
The Library Staff is assisted by Hallett Helpers and recycling, maintenance & grounds keepers who are valuable and appreciated: DeBlonde Johnson, Virg Panitzke, Mike Beseres and Cary Klingner.
A special contribution is made by the fully trained AARP Tax Help volunteers: Kay & Larry Chismar, Rick & Pat Wimmer, Avis Puchreiter and Mary Birtzer.
Summer Reading Program Volunteers are the spirit of the program each year: Sandy Arcand, Cathy Aykens, Ann Marie Bertram, Brandon Bartel, Sheila Bartel, Chris Boucher, Ann Eberhart, Taedra Elliott, Jill Erickson, Mary Gaviglio, Kim, Abby & Gabe Gibson, Lela Gould, Joan Hasskamp, Michael Ireland, Kathy Langie, Debra Lusk, Megan Martin, Greg Maddux, Jane Moore, Karli Nixon, Tori O’Connor, Gwen Rosecrans, Loren Sablan, Marian Segersten, Abby Smith, Barbara Ukura and Sharri Westin.
Summer Story Hour Readers & Helpers: Linda Kovatovich, Chelsie Meyer, Kathy Hachey, Sherry Black, Nancy Herberg, Carrie White, Jenni Kannel and Jamie Sloth.
Photographer & Electronic sign poster: Marian Segersten
JFHML Friends Foundation Board: Sandy Arcand, Amy Sharpe, Marian Segersten, Mike Beseres, Kay Chismar Judy Hanson and Ed Hervin.
Volunteer Partner: Mike Koecheler
KRLS Fact-finding Committee: Mary Gaviglio & Greg Maddux
JFHML Friends Foundation Backstreet Books Workers & Active Volunteers: Sandy Arcand, Cathy Aykens, Carla Barker, Sharon Beaman, Mike & Peggi Beseres, Don Boucher, Jean Braun, Doris Carlson, Ann Eberhart, Jerry Ecklund, Christie Elliott, Kim Gibson,Vernice Grgurich, Joan & Lloyd Hallada, Judy Hanson, Joan Hasskamp, Nancy Herberg, Ed Hervin, Linda & Bob Himmelright, Doris & Tom Hintz, Andrew Hook, Sandra Janzen, DeBlonde & Mary Ann Johnson, Connie Kliever, Marsha Larson, Virginia Larson, Karolyn Latterelle, Dan & Dorothy Leighton, Greg Maddux, Becky & Dwight Munns, Virg Panitzke, Marian Segersten, Amy Sharpe & Bob Carls, Sharon Simons, Abigail Smith, Jenny Smith, Sean Sweat, Ellen & Lee Uglem, Barbara Ukura, Deb Weide, and last but not least, a special THANK YOU to our VOLUNTEER COORDINATOR: JUDY HANSON.
We pay tribute to all of these dedicated Friends of the Library! This event is sponsored by the JFHML Friends Foundation.
We would also like to acknowledge the Volunteer partners of the JFHML Staff: