CONSTITUTION AND BY LAWSADAMS COUNTY LIBRARY SYSTEMARTICLE I – NAME
The name of this organization shall be the Adams County Library System, referred tohereinafter as System.
ARTICLE II – PURPOSE
The purpose is the operation and maintenance of a free, public, non political and non-sectarian library system in and for Adams County, Pennsylvania, in order to disseminateinformation and ideas necessary to the present welfare and future advancement of AdamsCounty, to strengthen and extend knowledge and appreciation of the cultural values of life, and to provide the perpetual means of self-education and recreational reading toevery man, woman and child.
ARTICLE III – GENERAL MEMBERSHIP OF THE SYSTEM
A. All citizens of Adams County 18 years of age or over shall be members.B. The Annual Meeting of the membership shall be held no later thanApril 30. Business shall include the election of one or more Trustees andthe presentation of annual reports, both operational and financial.C. Special meetings may be held at the discretion of the President, and mustbe held at the written request of a majority of the Board of Trustees or onthe written petition of at least twenty-five members.D. Notice of every meeting of the membership shall appear at least twoweeks prior to such meeting in a daily newspaper published in AdamsCounty and having county-wide circulation. For special meetings thenotice must contain the purpose of the call; no business other than that setforth in the call may be transacted.E. A quorum shall consist of twenty-five members.F. The Annual Meeting agenda will be prepared by the Board of Trustees andmade available to the membership at the Central Library no later than twoweeks prior to the Annual Meeting.