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Library Board

The Library Board of Directors is made up of five members of the community appointed by the Manistee County Board of Commissioners for a five year term. Library Board Meeting Minutes posted below.
  • MCL Board of Trustees

    Current sitting members of the Manistee County Library Board of Directors

    Meetings are held the fourth Tuesday of each month at 9:00 a.m. unless otherwise posted.

    Joyce Valentine, President
    jv3961@yahoo.com
    Term expires: 12/31/2023

    Richard Blue, Vice President
    libtrusteeblue@gmail.com
    Term expires: 12/31/2024

    Rosalind Jaffe, Secretary
    rozjaf@charter.net
    231-889-5411
    Term expires: 12/31/2021

    Lauren Reed, Treasurer
    laurenjoyreed@gmail.com
    574-707-5094
    Term expires: 12/31/2025

    Terry Bennett, Trustee
    tbennettball@yahoo.com
    231-838-0454
    Term expires: 12/31/2022

    Note: Communications with the Board of Trustees are considered public records and may be subject to Freedom of Information Act Requests

  • 2021 Board Meeting Schedule

    The Manistee County Library Board meets the fourth Tuesday of each month at 9:00 a.m. Meetings are held in the Upper Level Meeting Room at the Main Library, 95 Maple St. Manistee, unless otherwise posted. Changes in the meeting schedule will be posted in compliance with the Michigan Open Meetings Act.
    Meeting Date & Time Meeting Type Agenda Minutes
    January 26, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting Minutes
    February 23, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting

    Minutes

    March 23, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting Minutes
    April 27, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting Agenda Minutes

    May 25, 2021 - 9:00 AM

    Regular Board Meeting Agenda Minutes
    June 22, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting Agenda Minutes
    July 27, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting Agenda Minutes
    August 24, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting Agenda Minutes
    September 28, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting
    September 28, 2021 - 10:00 AM Public Hearing on Budget Notice
    October 26, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting
    November 23, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting
    December 21, 2021 - 9:00 AM Regular Board Meeting

    Manistee County Library Board will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audio tapes of printed materials being considered at the meeting, to individuals with disabilities at the meeting upon 7 (seven) days notice to the Manistee County Library Board.  Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the Manistee County Library Board by writing or calling the following : Debra Greenacre, 95 Maple Street, Manistee, Michigan 49660, (231) 723-2519.

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    Freedom of Information Act Information and Forms

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