Meetings

CRPLSA meets at library locations around the state and online to conduct business directed at improving statewide library services. 
Bylaws: CRPLSA Bylaws

YEAR     CHAIR                               SECRETARY
2020       Liz Lynch, LARL           Jim Wiekum, ALS
2021       Scott Vrieze, MELSA    Erin Smith, Viking  

2020 Meeting Dates, Locations and Times

October 22 & 23, 2020 – Viking hosting

September 3, 2020 – 10:00 a.m. -12:00 Noon via online meeting

July 23 & 24, 2020 – ECRL hosting

May 28, 2020 – 10:00 a.m. -12:00 Noon via online meeting

March 26 & 27, 2020 – MELSA hosting

January 23, 2020 – 10:00 a.m. -12:00 Noon via online meeting


2019 Meeting Dates, Locations and Times

October 24 & 25, 2019 – Pioneerland hosting
October 2019 Meeting Minutes

September 12, 2019 – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting
September 2019 Meeting Minutes

July 25 & 26, 2019 – Arrowhead hosting
July 2019 Meeting Minutes

May 23, 2019 – 10:00 a.m. -12:00 Noon via online meeting
May 2019 Meeting Minutes

March 28 & 29, 2019 – MELSA hosting
March 2019 Meeting Minutes

January 24, 2019 – 10:00 a.m. -12:00 Noon via online meeting
January 2019 Meeting Minutes


2018 Meeting Dates, Locations, and Times

October 25-27, 2018 – SELCO hosting
October 2018 Meeting Minutes

September 6, 2018 – 10:00 a.m. -12:00 Noon via online meeting
September 2018 Meeting Minutes

July 26-27, 2018 – TdS hosting
July 2018 Meeting Minutes

May 18, 2018 (Friday) –  10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting
May 2018 Meeting Minutes

April 5-6, 2018 – MELSA hosting
April 2018 meeting minutes

January 25, 2018 – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting
January 2018 meeting minutes


2017 Meeting Dates, Locations, and Times

October 26 – 27, 2017 – LARL hosting
October 2017 meeting minutes

September 7, 2017 – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting – ALS hosting
September 2017 meeting minutes approved October 2017

July 26 – 28, 2017 – PCLS hosting
July 2017 meeting minutes approved September 2017

May 25, 2017 – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting – VLS hosting
May 2017 meeting minutes approved July 2017

March 29 – 31, 2017 – MELSA hosting
March 2017 meeting minutes approved May 2017

January 26, 2017 – 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting – VLS hosting
January 2017 meeting minutes approved March 2017


2016 Meeting Dates, Locations, and Times

CRPLSA group photo 2016-04Wednesday, November 2 – Friday, November 4 – GRRL hosting at the St. Cloud Public Library
November 2016 meeting minutes approved January 2017

Thursday, September 1, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting – SELCO hosting September 2016 meeting minutes approved November 2016

Wednesday, July 27 – Friday July 29 – ALS hosting at the Arrowhead Library System, Mountain Iron, MN
July 2016 meeting minutes approved September 1, 2016

Thursday, May 26, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting – SELCO hosting
May 2016 meeting minutes as approved July 2016

Tuesday, March 29 – Thursday, March 31 – ECRL hosting at the Cambridge Public Library
March 2016 meeting minutes as approved May 2016

Thursday, January 28, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting – SELCO hosting
January 2016 online meeting minutes as approved March 2016

Photo credit: Jon Tatting, ECRL
Back row: Back row: Karen Pundsack – GRRL; Jim Weikum – ALS; Laurie Orteg – PLS; Kristi Hanson – NWRL; Ken Behringer – MELSA
Front row: Bob Boese – TdSLC; Peg Werner – VLS; Ann Hutton – SELCO; Liz Lynch – LARL
Not available: Jim Trojanowski – PCLS and Marian Ridge – KRLS

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2015 Meeting Dates, Locations, and Times

CRPLSA 2015-10 in WarroadThursday October 29 – Friday, October 30 – NWRL hosting in Warroad
October 2015 Minutes as approved January 28, 2016

Thursday, September 3, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting – SELCO hosting, September 2015 Meeting Minutes as approved October 2015

Thursday, July 30 – Friday July 31 – ALS hosting at ALS Headquarters, Mountain Iron
July 2015 Meeting Minutes as approved September 3, 2015

Thursday, May 28, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting – SELCO hosting
May 2015 Meeting Minutes as approved July 2015

Thursday, March 26 – Friday, March 27 – MELSA hosting at MELSA Office, St. Paul
Meeting Minutes as approved, May 28, 2015

Thursday, January 29, 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon via online meeting – SELCO hosting, Meeting Minutes as approved March 26, 2015