Library Board

The Hennepin County Library Board is an advisory board of Hennepin County residents appointed by the County Board of Commissioners.

Library Board vacancies

Hennepin County residents are invited to apply to fill five vacancies. Applications will be accepted through December 31. Learn more and apply online

Meetings

Next Library Board meeting

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at 5 p.m.
Ridgedale Library, Robert H. Rohlf Meeting Room

Contact information

Requests or questions regarding the Library Board meeting may be directed to Marilyn Zastrow.

Persons with disabilities who plan to attend the Library Board meeting who need auxiliary aids or services such as interpreters for persons who are deaf or hard of hearing, readers, large print or Braille, may contact Ms. Zastrow three work days prior to the meeting.

  • Call 612-543-8504
  • Email mzastrow@hclib.org
  • Write to:
    Hennepin County Library Administrative Offices
    attn: Marilyn Zastrow
    12601 Ridgedale Drive
    Minnetonka, MN 55305

2017

January 25, 5 p.m.
Ridgedale Library, Robert H. Rohlf Meeting Room

February 22, 5 p.m.
Ridgedale Library, Robert H. Rohlf Meeting Room

March 22, 5 p.m.
Minneapolis Central Library, Doty Board Room

Annual Meeting
April 26, 5 p.m.
Ridgedale Library, Robert H. Rohlf Meeting Room

May 24, 5 p.m.
Minneapolis Central Library, Doty Board Room

June 28, 5 p.m.
Ridgedale Library, Robert H. Rohlf Meeting Room

July 26, 5 p.m.
Brooklyn Park Library, Mississippi River Meeting Room

August 23, 5 p.m.
Ridgedale Library, Robert H. Rohlf Meeting Room

September 27, 5 p.m.
Minneapolis Central Library, Doty Board Room

October 25, 5 p.m.
Ridgedale Library, Robert H. Rohlf Meeting Room

* November 29, 5 p.m.
Minneapolis Central Library, Doty Board Room

December - No meeting

* Date changed due to holiday

2017 Board meeting schedule (PDF)

2017

January 10, 4-5 p.m. — Bylaws Committee
Ridgedale Library, Conference Room 172

2016

February 24, 4-4:45 p.m. — Executive Committee
Ridgedale Library, Conference Room 172
View agenda (PDF)

March 16, 5-5:30 p.m. — Nominating Committee
Ridgedale Library, Director's Conference Room
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April 19, 4-5:30 p.m. — Library Board Policy Task Force
Ridgedale Library, Conference Room 172

May 9, 4-5 p.m. — Executive Committee
Ridgedale Library, Conference Room 172
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June 2, 4:30-6 p.m. — Policy Committee
Ridgedale Library, Conference Room 172
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CANCELLED June 14, 4:30-6 p.m. — Executive Committee
Ridgedale Library, Conference Room 172

July 14, 4:30-6 p.m. — Policy Committee
Ridgedale Library, Conference Room 172
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July 27, 6:30-7 p.m. — Policy Committee
Ridgedale Library, Robert H. Rohlf Meeting Room
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August 15, 4:30-6 p.m. — Executive Committee
Ridgedale Library, Conference Room 172
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October 26, 6:30 p.m. — Executive Committee
Ridgedale Library, Robert H. Rohlf Room
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November 2, 4 p.m. — Bylaws Committee
Ridgedale Library, Conference Room 172
View agenda (PDF)

December 12, 4-5:30 p.m. — Bylaws Committee
Ridgedale Library, Director’s Conference Room
Views agenda (PDF)

2017

January 20-24 — ALA Midwinter, Atlanta, GA

April 9-15 — National Library Week

June 22-27 — ALA Annual, Chicago, IL

October 5-6 — MLA Annual, Rochester, MN

October 15-21 — National Friends of Libraries Week