Library Board of Trustees
|APPOINTMENT DATE||NAME AND ADDRESS||EXPIRATION DATE|
|1/3/2022||Carl Sheline, Mayor||1/2/2024|
|2/10/2023||To Be Announced||1/6/2026|
The Board of Library Trustees is appointed by the Mayor to serve in an advisory capacity for the purpose of providing assistance to the Library Director and other municipal officials. Trustees are appointed for three-year terms. While the Board is primarily advisory, the City’s Library Ordinance charges the Trustees with policy setting authority in the following areas: identification and promotion of general library objectives; establishing the character and quality of books and other materials to be contained in the library collection; promoting cooperation with other libraries; providing effective programs and services to schools and other specialized groups in need of library service; and establishing and supporting cultural programs sponsored by the library.
For a full explanation of the Board of Library Trustees’ membership and responsibilities, see the City of Lewiston Code of Ordinances, Chapter 48, Article II, Sections 21 & 22.
Board of Library Trustees members may be contacted via email.
Agendas & Minutes
Agendas for the Board of Library Trustees meetings can be viewed at the Library.
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The most currently accepted meeting minutes of the Board of Library Trustees meetings are posted as soon as possible.
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First Thursday of each month for the months of September through May at 5:30pm in the library. See Most Recent Agenda for meeting location.