Library district is in a growing suburban area midway between Milwaukee and Chicago, has a strong tax base and increasing community use. Annual circulation for 2012-2013 was 1.4 million items. Library programs are extremely popular among all age groups with 17,855 attending in 2012-2013. Progressive, award-winning library utilizes RFID, MyMediaMall, Zinio digital magazines and circulating Nooks ereader collections, computer lab, active website, integrated web catalog, Boopsie mobile app, social media; and subscribes to a variety of databases for all ages. Showcase 58,500 sq. ft. renovated building includes expanded meeting rooms, new teen space, renovated staff areas, and many other amenities. We are currently planning a dedicated space for tweens. Current department head leaves behind a strong department with excellent staff. Her departure is our loss, but a great opportunity for you.