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The La Grange Public Library is seeking interested Village residents to apply for a vacancy on the Library Board of Trustees. Due to a resignation, the Board has an opening for one member who will serve the remaining two years of a four-year term.  
What does a Library Trustee do?
  1. Represent the community and its library needs.
  2. Represent the library to the general public, and advocate for the needs of the library.
  3. Hire and evaluate the library director.
  4. Create a long-range plan for library services and programs.
  5. Oversee library funds and approve the annual budget.
  6. Support the staff and director in carrying out library programs.
  7. Attend monthly board meetings.
Interested in applying to be a Library Board Member?
Interested parties are asked to submit a letter of qualification or resume along with a statement of interest to Library Director Jeannie Dilger, La Grange Public Library, 10 W. Cossitt Ave., La Grange, IL 60525 or email to by June 12, 2015. For more information, please call Library Director Jeannie Dilger at 708.215.3273.

Board Documents