Library Board Vacancy

The Library Board is seeking a Trustee to represent the Snow Hill area.  Please see our application here:

Role of the Library Board of Trustees:

The Worcester County Library Board of Trustees governs the library to ensure community needs will be met with this mission and vision in mind. It is the trustee's obligation to act in the best interests of the library by advocating for adequate library funding for good current library service, to assist in planning for future library services and facilities, and to support the mission and vision of the library.  The Worcester County Library Board of Trustees consists of seven members appointed by the Worcester County Commissioners. This is a five-year term. Trustees may serve two consecutive terms.  Board meetings are held on the second Tuesday of each month at 9:30 a.m. (except for July and August) and the meeting locations rotate among the five branch libraries.  Board members are expected to make a commitment to active participation and consistent attendance.

A Trustee shall:

  • Act as a liaison between the public and the Board of Trustees.
  • Be knowledgeable regarding operations of the library.
  • Consider confidential all matters pertaining to personnel and other situations of discretionary nature.
  • Be involved in the continuing effort to improve library service.
  • Make all comments on library operations to the Director through Board channels.
  • Maintain an unbiased attitude and remain flexible when considering policy changes.

Review of applications begins immediately and will be accepted until the vacancy is filled.  Please contact the library with any questions, or call 410-632-2600.