Public Library Board

In Ontario, public libraries are created by municipal by-laws and governed by public library boards, as outlined in the Public Libraries Act. The seven trustees of the Township of Russell Public Library Board are appointed by Municipal Council after each municipal election and serve a four-year term.

Our Constitution


Board of Trustees 2022

To contact the Board

Jacques Héroux – Chair
Joyce Chartrand
Mélanie Lacelle
Isabelle Camiré
Isabelle Camiré (Interim-CEO) Secretary-Treasurer
Michael Tarnowski – Vice Chair / Past Chair
Kym Harley
Cindy Saucier
Isabelle St-Amour

BOARD MEETINGS

The Board meets once a month except during the summer. Meetings are usually open to the public. Members of the public who wish to give their opinions on matters relating to the library can make presentations to the Board. To do so, it is necessary to communicate your request to the Board’s Secretary-Treasurer by phone or by email (Library CEO) at least two weeks before the next scheduled meeting. Members of the public can join to listen to the live meetings by clicking on the zoom link below (link is posted a week prior to the meeting).

Board Meeting Agenda: Thursday, June 16, 2022

2022 SCHEDULE OF MEETINGS


Location: Virtually (Zoom), except otherwise indicated
A link will be posted to the live meeting one week before the date.

  • Thursday, January 20, 2022 – 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, February 17, 2022 – 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, March 17, 2022 – 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, April 21, 2022 – 6:30 PM
  • Tuesday, May 17, 2022 – 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, June 16, 2022 – 6:30 PM – Connect to the live meeting here
  • Thursday, September 15, 2022 – 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, October 20, 2022 – 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, November 17, 2022 – 6:30 PM
  • Thursday, December 15, 2022 – 6:30 PM

BOARD MINUTES

Printed copies of the minutes of the current year are posted in each library branch. Minutes of previous years are available on request at the administrative offices of the Library (Russell Branch Library).


2022 Minutes

2021 Minutes

2020 Minutes

2019 Minutes

2018 Minutes

2017 Minutes

2016 Minutes

2015 Minutes

  • February, 2015: English
  • March, 2015 (translation): English
  • April, 2015: English
  • May, 2015 (translation): English
  • June, 2015: English
  • July, 2015 (translation): English
  • September, 2015: English
  • October, 2015 (translation): English
  • November, 2015: English