NOTICE

The next meeting of the board will be held on Thursday, January 26, 2023, beginning at 3:00 p.m. at the MAIN BRANCH, 900 LIBRARY PLAZA in Conference Room AB, with an Executive Session to immediately follow.

There may be some updates and changes to the agenda before the meeting; if so we will share a revised agenda during the meeting.

The public will have an opportunity to ask questions and offer comments during the hearing, whether they are attending in person or watching through our Livestream via our YouTube channel, youtube.com/c/AllenCountyPublicLibrary. Any member of the public offering comments must identify with their full name and their address.

In addition, the public can submit comments and questions in advance of the hearing via email to LibraryDirector@acpl.info. Emails must include the full name and street address to be read during the public meeting.

If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to call (260) 421-1202.

Board Members

Contact: 

Appointing Authority:
FWCS Board of School Trustees

First term: 1/1/2016 – 12/31/2019
Second Term: 1/1/2020 – 12/31/2023

Contact: 
Sharon Tucker email address

Appointing Authority:
Allen County Council

First term: 1/1/2018 – 12/31/2020
2nd Term: 1/1/2021 – 12/31/2024
*Appointed 2018 to complete unexpired term of William E. Brown.

Contact: 

Appointing Authority:
Presidents of School Boards of Southwest, Northwest, and East Allen County

First term: 1/1/2010 – 12/31/2013
Second term: 1/1/2014 – 12/31/2017
Third term: 1/1/2018 – 12/31/2021
Fourth term: 1/1/2022 – 12/31/2025

Contact: 
Kent Castleman email address

Appointing Authority:
Board of County Commissioners

First term: 1/1/2016 – 12/31/2019
Second term: 1/1/20 – 12/31/2023

Contact: 
Paul Moss email address

Appointing Authority:
Allen County Council

First term: 1/1/2011 – 12/31/2014
Second term: 1/1/2015 – 12/31/2018
Third term: 1/1/2019 – 12/31/2022

Contact:
Martin E. Seifert email address

Appointing Authority:
FWCS Board of School Trustees

First term: 1/1/2011 – 12/31/2014
Second term: 1/1/2015 – 12/31/2018
Third term: 1/1/2019 – 12/31/2022

Contact:
James E. Williams, Jr. email address

Appointing Authority:
Board of County Commissioners

First term: 1/1/2014 – 12/31/2017
Second term: 1/1/2018 – 12/31/2021
Third term: 1/1/2022 – 12/31/2025

Financial manager of the ACPL (not a member of the board), is treasurer of the library.

Meeting Dates - 2023

(4th Thursday of each month* at 3:00 p.m.)

Date Agenda Location
Agenda Virtual
Agenda Main Branch
Feb. 23   Dupont Branch
March 23   Main Branch
April 27   Main Branch
May 25   Little Turtle
June 22   Main Branch
July 27   Main Branch
Aug. 24   Shawnee
Sept. 28   Main Branch
Oct. 26   Main Branch
Nov. 16*   New Haven
Dec. 21*   Main Branch

* Meeting held on third Thursday of the month due to holiday.

Regular meetings will be held at the branch location indicated and livestreamed on the ACPL youtube page. 

Watch Meetings

Live Stream (30 min. prior) Past Meetings

Board Minutes

Reports

2021 CAFR 2020 CAFR