Notary Public


The Olney Public Library is pleased to announce that a Notary Public is available to serve the community. The Notary is available during hours of library operation. The fee for this service is $1 per document.

2nd Annual Grands Outing

Join us at the Olney Public Library for a

G&G (Grandparents/Grandkids) outing. This free event

will include books to share, board games,

and light refreshments.

A special feature of this event will be balloon art

and face painting from 2:30pm – 4:00pm.

So, Grandparents, make a date with your grands to come

to the library Sunday, April 15 from 2:00pm – 4:30pm.

Prior registration would be appreciated.
Register at the front desk or
by sending an email to

Board Meeting Agenda

April 10, 2018 AGENDA

I. Call to Order – Roll Call
II. Recognition of visitors and public comments
III. Secretary’s report, approval of previous meeting’s minutes
_____Approval of March 13, 2018 minutes
IV. Treasurer’s Report
_____• Approval of March Treasurer’s report
_____• Approval of bills payable
V. Committee Reports
_____A. Finance Committee
_____B. Personnel Committee
__________Job applications
_____C. Policy/Bylaws Committee
__________Personnel Manual – Wordage
_____D. Building/Grounds Committee
__________Outside benches
_____E. Public Relations/Marketing Committee
_____F. Technology Committee
_____G. Planning Committee
VI. Friends of the Library
_____Next meeting TBA
VII. Librarian’s Report
VIII. Correspondence, Communications and Public Relations
_____• Summit Bancshares Proxy
IX. Old Business
_____• 2018-2019 proposed budget
_____• Status of Memorandum of Understanding with Friends of the Library
X. New Business
_____• Board Terms
_____• Board Officers – May Meeting
XI. Executive Session
XII. Adjournment

Weight-loss Challenge Results

The results for our Eight-week Weight-loss Challenge are:
#1 Team: Losin’ a Latté, losing a total of 27.4% – 64.6 lbs.
#2 Team: Win Some Lose Some, losing 25.3% – 45.2 lbs.
#3 Team: The Survivors, losing 18.2% – 42.2 lbs.
Our individual winners are:
Top Male Loser – 9.6%
Top Female Loser – 9.5%
Total pounds lost by 25 participants – 220.8
The library will notify all the winners.
We would like to thank everyone who participated.

Free DMV Driving Test


The Olney Public Library would like to announce a partnership with, a company dedicated to driver safety and education, to offer free Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) practice tests to library patrons. The new service includes free tests specifically based on the state’s DMV materials. It is the only site of its kind to include accessibility tools that let users hear selections read aloud, make them into MP3s, translate pages into other languages, magnify text, and mask portions of the screen for greater visibility on the practice tests.

This partnership allows the Olney Public Library to harness the power of’s specialized practice exams to turn new drivers into safer drivers. The new program will work as an outreach to several valued groups of patrons, including teens, those with disabilities, and seniors who need to take a renewal exam, as well as patrons at every other stage of life. is a part of Elegant E-Learning, Inc., an eight-year-old company with a proven track record of revolutionizing online resources for learner drivers. is part of a plan to improve global driver safety by providing free practice tests written by experts to anyone who wants to study, along with online copies of official study guides. To help achieve this goal, the company has also created driving practice sites for the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, and India.

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