Kirkpatrick transitions from director to patron after 33 years
October 1, 2020
COLFAX-It was the year the compact disc video was unveiled, Aretha Franklin became the first female artist to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and "Walk Like an Egyptian" was the number one song of the year.
It was 1987, the year Margaret Thatcher won her third term as British Prime Minister and the year Kristie Kirkpatrick started as the branch manager at the Rosalia library.
"When past librarians, Elaine Zinke, Lana Feldman and Bernice Frick joined me for a four-generation photo, I knew working for the library was monumental," said Kirkpatrick of that first day. "It was...