MOINES) – Board members and staff from
the State Historical Society of Iowa and Iowa Historical
Foundation will meet Thursday at the Edgewood School
of Domestic Arts, 719 River Street in Iowa Falls.
The SHSI board of trustees meeting is at 9 a.m. Thursday
and is open to the public. The IHF, a private, non-profit
corporation, will hold its board meeting at 1 p.m.
SHSI and IHF board members and staff will gather
in Iowa Falls at 2:30 p.m. today for a tour of the
Round Barn, Railroad Properties and Union Depot, and
Mills Tower before having a reception at 5 p.m. at
the Carnegie Building, where they will meet members
of the Iowa Falls community.
The State Historical Society of Iowa is a division
of the Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs and serves
as a trustee of Iowa’s historical legacy and
as an advocate for understanding Iowa’s past.
Its dual mission of preservation and education involves
identifying, recording, collecting, preserving, managing
and providing access to Iowa’s historical resources.
As an advocate of understanding Iowa’s past,
SHSI educates Iowans of all ages, conducts and stimulates
research, disseminates information, and encourages
and supports historical preservation and education
efforts of others throughout the state.
The Iowa Historical Foundation is a private, not-for-profit
corporation that serves the State Historical Society
through fundraising, membership and other events.
More information about both organizations is available
Following is the draft agenda for the SHSI board
STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF IOWA
BOARD OF TRUSTEES MEETING
September 28, 2006
Iowa Falls, IA
I. Call to Order
A. Roll Call
C. Approve Agenda
D. Approve Minutes
II. New Business
III. Focus On:
IV. Old Business
A. Historic Building Code
B. Meeting dates for FY07
C. Committee Appointments for FY07
1. Chair’s Report
2. Director’s Report
3. Financial Report
4. Public Trust Division Report
5. Legislative Report
6. Iowa Historical Foundation Report
A. Introduction of Sarah Pritchard
7. Reports from Our Partners
VII. Comments for the Good of the Order
Adjournment 1 p.m.
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