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.

Board of Trustees

Maureen Bell
Gregg “Spike” Carlsen
Bethany Cox
Paula Hemer
Sharon Hollatz
Lisa Howe
Michael Keliher
Pat Lockyear
Mary Richie

City Council Liason: Doug Menikheim

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2018 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 August 14th Board Meeting will be moved to 8:00 PM to allow for voting in the primary elections.  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.