Board of Trustees
The Baldwinsville Public Library is chartered to serve the residents of the Baldwinsville Central School District. The library is governed by a seven member board of trustees. Board meetings are held the Wednesday of each month at 7:30 PM in the library. The members of the board are residents of the Baldwinsville Central School District and are elected, on a rotating basis, for five year terms. The board determines library policies and budget.
Upcoming Meeting Dates
Tuesday April 23 at 11am: Long Range Planning Committee Meeting
Annual Budget Vote and
Baldwinsville Public Library will hold its annual budget vote and trustee election on Thursday, April 25, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. in the library at 33 East Genesee Street. The Library’s budget for 2018-2019 is currently under study by the Board of Trustees. Details will be available in at a later date. Printed copies of the budget will be available at area banks, village and town offices, on the library website www.bville.lib.ny.us and in the library during the week prior to the budget vote.
Voters will have an opportunity to cast their ballots for two trustees: the five-year term for the seat currently held by Linda Clarkson is open. Potential trustee candidates must file petitions with the signatures of 25 qualified people by 4:00 p.m. on Monday, March 26, 2019 with the School District Clerk at the District Office on East Oneida Street. Petition forms and instructions are available at the library. Petitions may be signed by anyone who is 18 years of age or older and has resided in the Baldwinsville School District for 30 days or more.
The Library Board of Trustees meets regularly once a month and is responsible for policy and general supervision of library finances. Trustee candidates must also be U.S. citizens and 18 years of age or older and have been Baldwinsville School District residents for at least 30 days.
Current Board members are Barbara Aitken, President; Robert Manning, Vice-President; Mary Lou Carpinella, Linda Clarkson, Susan Downey, Craig Maguire and Edward McManus.
2018-2019 Board of Trustees
- Barbara Aitken, President
- Mary Lou Carpinella
- Linda Clarkson
- Susan P. Downey
- Craig Maguire
- Robert Manning, Vice-President
- Edward McManus
Contact the board of trustees by writing to them in care of the Baldwinsville Public Library, 33 East Genesee Street, Baldwinsville, New York 13027-2575
MINUTES OF THE BOARD MEETINGS
Past year’s reports are compiled into a single document featuring all twelve
months worth of reports. Current year reports are available on a month by