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Board of Library Commissioners

 

Rachel S. Anderson

Rachel S. Anderson

President

2024**

Kelly Boston

Kelly Boston

Vice President/Secretary

2026**

Deborah Bose

Deborah Bose

2026**

James Botts

James Botts

2022**

Sophia Ward Brewer

Sophia Ward Brewer

2022**

Kathryn Dilley

Kathryn Dilley

 2026**

Vacant

Vacant

2024**

** denotes year term of office expires (December)

 

 

 

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

The main responsibilities of GRPL’s Board of Library Commissioners (BoLC) are evaluating and approving the Board of Library Commissioners Policy Manual that governs library operations and the annual budget.  

The BoLC meet 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. Public comments are welcome at the start of the meeting during the Public Comments on the Agenda item and near the end during the Public Comments item. You can see the current agenda here or the meeting minutes below.

You can contact the board members directly here.

SPECIAL MEETING NOTICE:
The BoLC’s Special Meeting on Tuesday, May 18, 2021 at 5:00 pm will be held virtually. You can access the meeting using the information below.

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84466601576

Or One tap mobile :
US: +13126266799,,84466601576#

or

+19292056099,,84466601576#

Or Telephone:
For higher quality, dial a number based on your current location:
US: +1 312 626 6799 or
+1 929 205 6099 or
+1 301 715 8592 or
+1 346 248 7799 or
+1 669 900 6833 or
+1 253 215 8782

Webinar ID: 844 6660 1576

CANCELLATION NOTICE:
The BoLC have cancelled their Regular Board Meeting on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 5:15 pm.

 

 

 

Meeting Schedule

2021 Meeting Schedule

January 26, 2021

February 23, 2021

March 30, 2021

April 13, 2021

April 27, 2021

May 18, 2021*

May 25, 2021

June 22, 2021*

July 27, 2021

August 31, 2021

September 28, 2021

October 26, 2021

November 30, 2021

December 14, 2021*

2020 Meeting Schedule

January 28, 2020

February 18, 2020*

March 14, 2020*

March 31, 2020

April 28, 2020

May 26, 2020

June 23, 2020*

June 30, 2020*

July 28, 2020

August 25, 2020

September 22, 2020*

October 27, 2020

November 17, 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*