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Board of Library Commissioners

 

Kent Sparks

Kent Sparks

President

2023**

Rachel S. Anderson

Rachel S. Anderson

Vice President/Secretary

2023**

Deborah Bose

Deborah Bose

2025**

 

Kelly Boston

Kelly Boston

2025**

 

James Botts

James Botts

2021**

Sophia Ward Brewer

Sophia Ward Brewer

2021**

Kathryn Dilley

Kathryn Dilley

 2025**

 

** denotes year term of office expires (December)

The Grand Rapids Public Library is governed by a publicly elected Board of Library Commissioners.

Board meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month at 5:15 pm at the Main Library, 111 Library St NE, in the Board Room on Level 5, unless otherwise specified (*). All regular meetings are open to the public and public comment is welcome when the meeting begins, and again when the meeting concludes. You can see the current agenda here or the meeting minutes below.

You can contact the board members directly here.

MEETING CANCELLATION NOTICE
The BoLC will have cancelled the Regular Board Meeting scheduled for Tuesday, March 31, 2020 at 5:15 pm.

 

Meeting Schedule

2020 Meeting Schedule

January 28, 2020

February 18, 2020*

March 31, 2020

April 28, 2020

May 26, 2020

June 23, 2020*

July 28, 2020

August 25, 2020

September 29, 2020

October 27, 2020

November 24, 2020

December 15, 2020*

2019 Meeting Schedule

January 22, 2019*

February 26, 2019

March 26, 2019

April 30, 2019

May 28, 2019

June 25, 2019

July 30, 2019

August 27, 2019

September 24, 2019

October 29, 2019

November 26, 2019

December 17, 2019*

2018 Meeting Schedule

January 19, 2018*

January 25, 2018*

January 26, 2018*

January 30, 2018

February 6, 2018*

February 20, 2018*

February 27, 2018

March 27, 2018

April 24, 2018

May 29, 2018

June 26, 2018

July 31, 2018

August 28, 2018

September 25, 2018

October 30, 2018

November 27, 2018

December 18, 2018*