Board of Library Commissioners
Sophia Ward Brewer
M. Jade VanderVelde
** 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.
2019 Meeting Schedule
November 26, 2019
December 17, 2019*
2018 Meeting Schedule
2017 Meeting Schedule