Members are selected for their interest in the library and its role in the community as well as for their willingness to devote the time and effort necessary to carry out the duties of a trustee. The Board of Trustees controls the expenditure of all funds in the library’s budget. Members work with the library’s director, who is responsible for the library’s administration, in the study, evaluation, and development of library policies and long-range plans.

Union County Library System

The UCLS Board of Trustees meets virtually at 4:30 pm every other month on the first Tuesday of that month. Meetings are open to the public.

Approved Meeting Dates for 2021: February 2, April 6,  June 1 (Zoom Meeting),  August 3, October 5, and December 7.

Please call (570) 523-1172 to confirm the date and time of the meetings.

For information on becoming a trustee for the Union County Library System click on the links below:

Board of Trustees:

  • President: Jacquelyn Paul
  • Vice President: Susan Snyder
  • Treasurer/Secretary: Mary Beth Clark
  • Additional members: Don Adams, Linda Kander, Benita Kolmen-Solomon, John Mathias, Judy Mecouch
  • UCLS Administrator: Roberta Greene

Herr Memorial Library

The Board of Trustees meets at 5:30 pm on the third Tuesday of the month. Meetings are open to the public via Zoom Meeting. Links to attend meetings will be published here.

Approved Meeting Dates for 2021: February 16, March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15 (Zoom Meeting),  August 17, September 21, October 19, November 16. The board does not meet in July and December.

Please call the Herr Memorial Library at (570) 966-0831 to confirm the date and time of meetings.

Board of Trustees:

  • President: Linda Kander
  • Vice President: Judy Mecouch
  • Treasurer:  Sharon Leon
  • Secretary: Anne Smith
  • John Holmes
  • Kimberly Lichtel
  • Mary Sullivan
  • Kelly Walter
  • Library Director: Corrie Post

Public Library for Union County

The Board of Trustees meets at 6:00 pm on the second Monday of the month via Google Meet. Meetings are open to the public. Links to attend meetings will be published here.

Approved Meeting Dates for 2021: January 11, February 8, March 15, April 12, May 10, June 14 (Zoom MeetingRegister in advance for link), July 12, August 9, September 13, October 11, November 8, and December 13.

Please call The Public Library for Union County at (570) 523-1172 to confirm the date and time of meetings.

For information on becoming a trustee for the Public Library for Union County click on the links below:

Board of Trustees:

  • President: Don Adams
  • Vice President: Steve Stanko
  • Treasurer: Don Wilver, Jr.
  • Secretary: Amy Smalt
  • Additional members: Mary Beth Clark, Ilene Ladd, Becky Perez, Sarah Ryu, Linda Skinner
  • Library Director: Roberta Greene

West End Library

The Board of Trustees meets virtually at 6:30 pm on the third Tuesday of the month. Meetings are open to the public. Links to attend meetings will be published here.

Approved Meeting Dates for 2021: January 19, February 16 (Google Meet), March 16, April 20, May 18, June 15, July 20, August 17, September 21, October 19, November 16 and December 20
Please call the West End Library at (570) 922-4773 to confirm the date and time of meetings.

Board of Trustees:

  • President: Michelle Feaster
  • Vice President: Kathy Kuhns
  • Treasurer: Susan Snyder
  • Secretary: Benita Kolmen-Solomon
  • Additional members: Linda Fox, Harry A. VanSickle, George D. Woodling
  • Library Director: Wendy Rote