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Patricia Anne Heidrick

library director

Patricia Anne Heidrick, American library director. Certified level 4 Library. Employees Education Program, Kansas. Named Beloit Woman of Year, Beta Sigma Phi, 1976; recipient Service award Solomon Valley Hospice, 1988.


Heidrick, Patricia Anne was born on December 24, 1942 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of James Lawrence and Anne Elizabeth (Heitz) Keating.


Bachelor in Modern Languages, Kansas State University, 1964.


Branch library Special Services, Fort Riley, Kansas, 1962-1964. Assistant business and technical department Kansas City (Missouri) Public Library., 1965-1969. School library St. John's High School, Beloit, Kansas, 1982-1983.

Director Port Library., 1971-1980, 87—. Chairman executive committee Center Kansas Library. System, Great Bend, 1981-1987.

Member Kansas Information Council, 1987-1994, member interlibrary loan committee, 1992.


  • Certified level 4 Library. Employees Education Program, Kansas.


  • Writer, broadcaster: (weekly radio program) Booknotes-KVSV AM-FM, since 1989.


Corresponding secretary Solomon Valley Hospice, Beloit, 1983-1988. Chairman Mitchell County Extension Council Economic Development, Beloit, 1989-1991. Member Unified School District 273 Board Education, Beloit, since 1989, chairman, since 1992.

Member Lincoln-Mitchell County Strategic Plan Commission, 1991-1994. Chairman ad hoc committee St. John's Parish Council, 1991-1993. Member Kansas Library.

Association (secretary public library section 1990-1991, member nominating committee 1992), Twilight Extension Home Economics Unit (past president, secretary, treasurer), Delta Zeta.


  • Other Interests

    Needlecrafts, gourmet cooking, music.


Married Charles Robert Heidrick, April 24, 1965. Children: Stacey Anne, Kelley Kathleen, Lesley Diane.