ALL BRANCHES ARE OPEN

Book drops, limited inside service, and curbside available! Normal branch hours have resumed. GET REOPENING DETAILS HERE. 
Read our COVID-19 Response plan here.

NOTE: Per updated CDC recommendations, returned materials are quarantined for at least 4 days before items are checked in. You will still see items on your account during that time, but you will not incur any late fees.

EFFECTIVE JULY 13, 2020...Governor's Executive Order 2020-147
In accordance with the new state mandate, mask are required to be worn to enter and while inside the library. Masks are available, if needed.

Board of Trustees

The Bay County Library System Board of Trustees consists of five members appointed to five year terms by the County Commission for the purpose of governing the operations of the libraries. The Board of Trustees conducts its business based on the board bylaws and meets monthly. Minutes from these meetings may be viewed either below or at the Administrative Office of the Bay County Library System at 500 Center Avenue, Bay City MI 48708. Please see the current meeting schedule below. Meeting time is 5:30 pm. The Board of Trustees for 2019 are as follows:

Mary Herr headshot

Mary Herr

Chairperson

Term expires 6/30/2022
248-506-1400
maryherr514@yahoo.com


 


 

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Don Carlyon

Vice Chairperson

Term expires 6/30/2021
989-895-5988
dcarlyon@baycountylibrary.org


 


 

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Paul Travis

Secretary/Treasurer

Term expires 6/30/2024
989-280-6621
Paultravis1951@gmail.com


 


 

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Sue Blondin

Trustee

Term expires 6/30/2025
989-498-9722
missblondie60@yahoo.com


 


 

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Anne Harris

Trustee

Term expires 6/30/2023
989-686-2534
aharris@baycountylibrary.org


 


 

Regular Board Meeting Minutes

Board Meeting Schedule

Public notice will be posted in the branches if a change is made in the date, place, or time of the meeting.  The minutes of these meetings are stored at the library’s Administrative Office and are available for public inspection during regular business hours.

The following meetings will be held at 5:30 p.m. in the Kantzler Community Room of the Alice and Jack Wirt Public Library, 500 Center Avenue, Bay City, MI 48708, with the exception of the following meetings: *May 27, 2020, November 18, 2020, and December 16, 2020 meetings will be held at the Sage Branch Library; *July 22, 2020 meeting will be held via Conference Call, Dial-in: # 978-990-5083, Enter access code 6924840 followed by the # and the *September 23, 2020 meeting will be held at the Pinconning Branch Library.

 

January 22, 2020        

*May 27, 2020       

*September 23, 2020

February 26, 2020

June 24, 2020

October 28, 2020

March 25, 2020

*July 22, 2020

*November 18, 2020

April 22, 2020

August 26, 2020

*December 16, 2020

Annual board meeting immediately following the December 16, 2020 regular board meeting.