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Board of Trustees

Massachusetts Library Caucus Breakfast

Wednesday, March 21, 2012, 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
Central Library, Copley Square
McKim Building, Abbey Room
230 Dartmouth Street, Boston, MA 02116



  1. Welcome
    Ms. Amy E. Ryan
    President, Boston Public Library
  2. Opening Remarks
    Representative Kate Hogan
    Chair, Library Caucus
  3. Library Cards
    Representative Byron Rushing
    Assistant Majority Leader and BPL Trustee
  4. MBLC Budget Priorities
    Robert Maier
    Executive Director
    Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC)
  5. Library for the Commonwealth
    Michael Colford
    Director of Library Services, BPL
  6. Discussion
    Representatives Hogan and Rushing
  7. Conclusion and Thank You
    Representatives Hogan and Rushing


Optional Tours, 10 – 10:30 a.m.

  • Digital Imaging Lab
    Digital Resources Manager, Tom Blake
  • John Adams Library
    Manager, Exhibitions and Outreach, Beth Prindle


Trustees of the Public Library of the City of Boston
Jeffrey B. Rudman, Chairman; Evelyn Arana-Ortiz, Vice-Chairman
Zamawa Arenas; Donna M. DePrisco; Carol Fulp; Paul A. La Camera; Dennis Lehane; Byron Rushing

Amy E. Ryan

Clerk of the Board
Nancy Grilk

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