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Montana State Library Commission to Meet

Friday, February 8, 2019/Categories: Montana State Library/Tags: Montana State Library , libraries , Montana State Library Commission

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                        Contact: Jennie Stapp          

February 8, 2019                                                                                      (406) 444-3116


Montana State Library Commission to Meet in Helena and Online

(HELENA)--- The Montana State Library Commission will meet in Helena at the Montana State Library and via webinar on Wednesday, February 13 at 1:00 p.m. The Montana State Library is located at 1515 E. Sixth Avenue in Helena. The public is invited to attend. For an agenda, meeting materials, and information about how to join the online meeting, visit:

The Montana State Library Commission meets six times per year. Commissioners include Chair Aaron LaFromboise of Browning; Bruce Newell of Helena; Kenning Arlitsch, appointee of the commissioner of Higher Education; Elsie Arntzen of Helena, Superintendent of Public Instruction; Jamie Doggett of White Sulphur Springs; Anne Kish of Twin Bridges; and Ken Wall of Missoula.

At this meeting, the Commission will discuss legislative updates, they will review draft Library policies, they will discuss Commission goals and objectives, and they will consider action on the Fiscal Year 2019 Second Quarter Financial Report, the Coal Severance Tax funds budget adjustment, the Revised Federations’ Plan of Service budgets, the Digital Library budget authority adjustment, and a Montana State Library Trust request.

The Montana State Library tries to ensure that we hold our meetings in facilities that are fully accessible to persons with mobility disabilities. If you plan to attend the commission meeting in person and will need services or accommodations relating to a disability, please contact Marlys Stark at 406-444-3384 at least two (2) working days prior to the meeting.

The Montana State Library helps all organizations, communities, and Montanans thrive through excellent library resources and services. For more information about the Montana State Library, visit For more information about the Commission meeting, contact Jennie Stapp, State Librarian, at (406) 444-3116 or via e-mail at:


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