Herr Memorial Library, which is an independent member of the federated Union County Library System, is governed by an independent Board of Trustees that is responsible for overseeing the library’s management, operation, and maintenance.
Members are selected for their interest in the library and its role in the community as well as for their willingness to devote the time and effort necessary to carry out the duties of a trustee.
The Board of Trustees controls the expenditure of all funds in the library’s budget. Members work with the library’s director, who is responsible for the library’s administration, in the study, evaluation, and development of library policies and long-range plans.
In 2013 the Board of Trustees will meet at Herr Memorial Library at 5:30 p.m. on January 21, February 18, March 18, April 15, May 20, June 17, August 19, September 16, October 21, and November 18. The meetings are open to the public. Please call the Herr Memorial Library at (570) 966-0831 to confirm the date and time of meetings.
Board of Trustees of Herr Memorial Library: Melissa Lobos, President; Judith Mecouch, Vice President; Thomas Beck, Treasurer; Kym Lichtel, Secretary; Carol Kreisher, Kathleen Flynn Irion, Murrie Zlotziver, and Jeff Koppel.
Library director: Kelly S. Walter
The mission of the Herr Memorial Library is to be the community’s destination for information, literacy, and life-long learning.