Library board seeks members

Applications for Huron Public Library board of trustees due Sept. 20
Register
Aug 16, 2014

The board of trustees of the Huron Public Library is accepting applications for an open board position. Service on the board of trustees is voluntary and without compensation.

Trustee application forms and a job description can be obtained at the circulation desk of the Huron Public Library or on the library's website at huronlibrary.org. Completed applications are due at the library by closing hours Sept. 20.

The board of trustees is composed of seven members and meets at 7 p.m. the second Wednesday of each month. The duties of the board include setting the annual budget of the library, establishing policy, advocating the library to the community, planning for the library's future and securing funds. 

Candidates must have a strong interest in the welfare of the library and a belief in intellectual freedom. They must have the time and energy to devote to the library. All candidates must be at least 18 and reside in the Huron City School District. Trustees are chosen to represent the diversity of the community, including a balance of experience and skills in a variety of fields.

For more information on the Huron Public Library and its board of trustees, contact Robert Williams at robert.williams@huronlibrary.org.​