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:

Sue Blondin headshot

Sue Blondin


Term expires 6/30/2020



Mary Herr headshot

Mary Herr

Vice Chairperson

Term expires 6/30/2022



Anne Harris headshot

Anne Harris


Term expires 6/30/2023



Don Carlyon headshot

Don Carlyon


Term expires 6/30/2021



User silhouette

Paul Travis


Term expires 6/30/2024



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 22, 2019 meeting will be held at the Sage Branch Library; *July 24, 2019 meeting will be held at the Auburn Area Branch Library and the *September 25, 2019 meeting will be held at the Pinconning Branch Library.


January 23, 2019        

*May 22, 2019       

*September 25, 2019

February 27, 2019

June 26, 2019

October 23, 2019

March 27, 2019

*July 24, 2019

November 20, 2019

April 24, 2019

August 28, 2019

December 18, 2019

Annual board meeting immediately following the December 18, 2019 regular board meeting.