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Woodstock Public Library Board



The Woodstock Public Library Board was established under provincial legislation and is responsible for the management and control of the Library. Duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Determining and adopting written policies to govern the operation and programs of the library
  • Determining the goals of the library and securing adequate funds to fulfill these goals
  • Understanding the library's programs and the needs of the community in relation to the library
  • Establishing support and participating in planned public relations programs
  • Preparing a budget adequate to carry out the library's goals and objectives and presenting it to municipal council.

For more information, view the Board's How to Become a Library Board Member document.


  • Brian Crockett
  • Mary Anne Silverthorn
  • Ken Whiteford
  • Gary Wade
  • Mayor Trevor Birtch
  • Councillor Connie Lauder (Council Representative)
  • Councillor Deb Tait (Council Representative)



Committee meetings are held at Woodstock Public Library. The committee meets once a month except in July and August at a regular date and time mutually agreed upon by a majority of the members. Visit the Library's website for more information.

Raising issues

If you have an issue or concern, contact us. We will respond within 7 days of receiving your concern.


Members of the committee remain on the committee for the duration of the current council term of office.

Applying for a Board or Committee Position

City of Woodstock residents can make a difference in the community by becoming a volunteer member of a Board or Committee. Advisory Board and Committee members provide information to City Council, which contributes to the development of policies, programs and initiatives. Your expertise, enthusiasm and pride can make all the difference.

Current Opportunities

The City of Woodstock is currently recruiting members for Boards and Committees of Council for the upcoming 4-year term. Please submit your application using the online form below. Applications are open until Oct. 28, 2022.

We would like thank everyone for their interest in the City of Woodstock's Board and Committees. Please note only successful candidates will notified.

Boards and Committees Application

Contact Us

© 2017 City of Woodstock P.O. Box 1539, 500 Dundas Street, Woodstock, ON N4S 0A7


Phone: 519-539-1291
Email: General Information

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