Community Members, please read this important update from Library Director Jim Deiters.

Board of Trustees

Meet the Board
  • Joan Buschbach, President (seated right)
  • Sue Whisson, Vice-President (seated left)
  • Joe Skibinski, Financial Secretary (standing far right)
  • Suzanne Marzano, Secretary (not pictured)
  • Pat O'Donnell, Trustee (standing far left)
  • Sean Kelly, Trustee (standing center)
  • Roseann Spoto, Trustee (standing center)

Connect anytime with all board members by filling out this contact form.

Oak Lawn voters elect trustees for six-year terms. The Board meets the third Tuesday of each month at 6:45pm in the Oak Lawn Rotary Room (lower level); the public is always welcome.

The Board of Trustees of the Oak Lawn Public Library is responsible for governance and overseeing the provision of Library services to meet the needs of the Oak Lawn community. To this end, the Board shall:

  1. Determine Library policies
  2. Employ a capable Library director
  3. Secure adequate funds for Library operations
  4. Approve expenditure of Library funds
  5. Provide and maintain adequate facilities
  6. Ensure a representative selection of Library materials
  7. Promote use of the Library within the community

Board Meeting Schedule
  • Tuesday January 21, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday, February 18, at 5:30pm (Special Meeting)
  • Tuesday, February 18, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday, March 17, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday April 21, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday May 19, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday June 16, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday, July 21, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday, August 18, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday, September 15, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday, October 20, at (TBD) (Special Meeting)
  • Tuesday, October 20, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday, November 17, at 6:45pm
  • Tuesday, December 15, at 6:45pm

View Current Board Meeting Agenda

View Current Board Meeting Minutes

View Previous Board Meeting Minutes

View Reorganization Meeting Minutes

View Special Board Meeting Agenda

View Special Board Meeting Minutes

Created by Erin Foley on Jun 3rd, 2017 @ 12:26 PM.
Updated on Jan 29th, 2020 @ 11:02 AM.