The Library will be closed Friday, December 6th for a Staff Training Day. The Library will re-open Saturday, December 7th at 9:00 AM.
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Board of Trustees

Our Board of Trustees generally meets at 7:30 PM on the third Tuesday of each month. Meetings are held in the Meeting Room on the first floor and are open to the public. Check the calendar for dates. Board members are elected for six-year terms in consolidated April elections.


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Thomas Smedinghoff, President (term ends April 2023)

Deborah Hill, Vice President (term ends April 2023)

Katherine Bevan, Treasurer (term ends April 2021)

Alice Calabrese-Berry, Secretary (term ends April 2021)

James Hopkinson (term ends April 2025)

Eleanor Long (term ends April 2023)

Karen Stierwalt (term ends April 2025)

Upcoming Meeting Schedule

Tuesday, January 15

Tuesday, February 19

Tuesday, March 19

Tuesday, April 16

Tuesday, May 21

Tuesday, June 18

Tuesday, July 16

Tuesday, September 24

Tuesday, October 15

Tuesday, November 19


Agendas & Minutes

Download upcoming meeting agendas and past agendas and meetings minutes.