Library Board Meetings, Agenda Materials & Minutes

The Bellingham Public Library Board of Trustees typically holds regular public meetings on the third Tuesday of each month. Occasionally the meeting time, date and location varies or special meetings are scheduled. Changes to the schedule become available at least one week in advance.

2019 Meeting Schedule, Agenda Materials & Minutes

Meeting
Time, date, location of meeting
Regular or special meeting
Agenda Packet
Published at least 5 days before meeting
Approved Minutes
Posted after approval at subsequent meeting
January 15, 2019
3:30 p.m. Lecture Room, Central Library
Regular meeting 4:30 p.m. Board Room, Central Library
Special Meeting: Worksession
2019-01-15 Board Packet (pdf)

2019-01-15 Board
Worksession Agenda (pdf)

2019-01-15-Meeting Minutes (pdf)

2019-01-15 Worksession Minutes (pdf)

February 19, 2019
3:30 p.m. Board Room, Central Library
Regular meeting
2019-02-19 Board Packet (pdf) 2019-02-19 Meeting Minutes (pdf)
Attachment #1
Attachment #2
March 19, 2019
3:30 p.m. Lecture Room, Central Library
Regular meeting
2019-03-19 Board Packet (pdf) 2019-03-19 Meeting Minutes (pdf)

2019-03-19 Special Meeting Minutes (pdf)

April 16, 2019
3:30 p.m. Board Room, Central Library
Regular meeting
2019-04-16 Board Packet (pdf) 2019-04-16 Meeting Minutes (pdf)
May 21, 2019
3:30 p.m. Fireplace Room, Fairhaven Branch
Regular meeting
2019-05-21 Board Packet (pdf) 2019-05-21 Meeting Minutes (pdf)
June 18, 2019
3:30 p.m. Lecture Room, Central Library
Regular meeting
2019-06-18 Board Packet (pdf) 2019-06-18 Meeting Minutes (pdf)
July 16, 2019
3:30 p.m. Lecture Room, Central Library
Regular meeting
2019-07-16 Board Packet (pdf) 2019-07-16 Meeting Minutes (pdf)
August 20, 2019
3:30 p.m. Lecture Room, Central Library
Regular meeting
2019-08-20 Board Packet (pdf)
September 17, 2019
3:30 p.m. Lecture Room, Central Library
Regular meeting
2019-09-17 Board Packet (pdf)
October 8, 2019
3:30 p.m. Library Board Room, Central Library
Special meeting
October 22, 2019
(changed from October 15, Board action expected August 20)
3:30 p.m. Lecture Room, Central Library Regular meeting
November 19, 2019
3:30 p.m. Lecture Room, Central Library
Regular meeting
December 17, 2019
3:30 p.m. Lecture Room, Central Library
Regular meeting

Information About Past Meetings

2018: Meeting agendas and minutes from 2018.

2002-2017: Meeting agendas and minutes from 2002 through 2017 are available online. For prior years’ documents, please contact us.

About the Meeting Materials

The Library Board of Trustees conducts its meetings and other business in accordance with the Washington State Open Meetings and Public Records acts.

Use the document search to find information within the meeting materials.

Draft minutes are typically included in Library Board of Trustee agenda packets; final minutes are posted after review and approval by the Library Board of Trustees at a subsequent meeting.

Meeting Accommodations

People with special needs or disabilities who will need accommodations for meetings are asked to please contact us at least two business days in advance of the meeting.

More Information

For more information about meetings of the Bellingham Public Library Board of Trustees, please contact us.