Stillwater Public Library is governed by a nine-person Board of Trustees appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council. The Board of Trustees is the policy making body for the library. Board members may serve up to three terms of three years each. According to City ordinance, trustees must be residents of the City of Stillwater.

2016 Board of Trustees

Maureen Bell
Gregg “Spike” Carlsen
Paula Hemer
Lisa Howe
Michael Keliher
Pat Lockyear
Sheri Lunn
Doug Menikheim
Mary Richie

The City of Stillwater is accepting applications for an opening on the Stillwater Public Library Board of Trustees.  If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit an Application for Library Board, resume and letter of interest to the City of Stillwater by November 13, 2017 at 4:30 pm.

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2017 Meetings

Meetings are generally held on the second Tuesday of the month, in the Conference Room at the library, at 7:00 p.m. The public is invited to attend.

Notice is hereby given that a special meeting of the Stillwater Public Library Board of Trustees has been called. The meeting will take place on Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 6:00 PM in Margaret Rivers A, Stillwater Public Library at 224 Third St N in Stillwater. The purpose is to interview candidates for Library Director.