2018 Halloween

The Brighton Memorial Library is now accepting applications

The Brighton Memorial Library District Board of Trustees is seeking candidates to fill two vacancies on our seven-member Board, which sets the library’s tax levy and budget as well as library policies.

Candidates may be selected to be interviewed by the Board. The appointment of the individuals chosen starts in October and runs through April 2019. The remaining term (through 2021) of these unpaid positions will then be filled by a candidate elected through the general consolidated election process in the spring of 2019. At this time, the Board prefers to appoint a candidate who seriously considers running for election in 2019.

Responsibilities and Duties:

Attend monthly Board meetings

Preview the agenda, minutes and documents before each meeting

Participate in discussion and decision making at each meeting

Be knowledgeable about the goals, plans, history, and future of the library

Represent the library at community events, be visible and accessible

Have a sincere commitment to the purpose and mission of the library

Eligibility and Qualifications:

Qualified elector/registered voter residing in Brighton city limits

Knowledge of community interests

Submit your application, letter of interest, and resume via email to admin@brightonpubliclibrary.org (preferred) or hand deliver to 110 N. Main St., by October 5, 2018.

Resume should provide the following information: schools/degrees attained/year of graduation; present occupation & employer/# of years with this employer (previous if retired); current and past board, civic, and other volunteer/community activities.

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Brighton Memorial Library District
110 North Main Street (PO Box 183), in Brighton, Illinois

by phone at 618/372-8450
by fax at 618/372-7450
by email at books@brightonpubliclibrary.org