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Board of Trustees

Open Position on the MGPL Board of Trustees

Interested in getting more involved in the Library and community?  Apply now to be a Trustee on the Board of the Morton Grove Public Library. 

To serve on the Morton Grove Public Library Board of Trustees you must be a resident of the Village of Morton Grove.  There is currently one open position that will be filled by appointment. The Board of Library Trustees serve for 6-year terms, and the individual filling this position would serve on the Board until May 2025. 

The Board will be conducting interviews of interested candidates at the August 8, 2019 Board meeting. To apply, please complete the application (online or print). Applications will be accepted until Friday, July 26, 2019.

For additional information, please contact Pam Leffler, Library Director, at 847-929-5130 or

Library trustees are Morton Grove residents elected to serve six-year terms of office. Trustees serve without compensation and are the official policy-making body of the library. 



Emily Macejak, President
Joanne Pelletier, Secretary
Carlotta Gonzales, Treasurer
Erich Monzon
Laima Puzzo
Mick Swanson




The Board of Trustees meets at 7:00 pm on the second Thursday of each month. All meetings are held in the Cooperman Room at the Morton Grove Public Library. Meetings are open to the public and include a designated time for public comments. View previous meeting recordings.

2019 Meetings: January 10, February 14, March 7 (rescheduled from March 14), April 11, May 9, June 13, July 18 (rescheduled from July 11), August 8, September 12, October 10, November 14, and December 12.



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Board-Related Policies



See the Library's open Request for Proposals.



See below for recent Board agendas, minutes, financial reports, and librarian's reports. Past Board documents are available by request.

See FOIA & Transparency for annual budgets, audits, other financial info, and FOIA requests.

Month: Year: Category: 
Results: 11 Records found.

Date Categories Meeting Name Attachments
04/11/2019 Board Meeting April 2019 Agenda|Video|Financial Reports|Librarian's Report|Minutes
04/11/2019 Committee Meeting Finance, April 2019 Agenda|Minutes
07/18/2019 Committee Meeting Finance, July 2019 Agenda
06/13/2019 Committee Meeting Finance, June 2019 Agenda
05/09/2019 Committee Meeting Finance, May 2019 Agenda|Minutes
07/18/2019 Board Meeting July 2019 Agenda
06/13/2019 Board Meeting June 2019 Agenda|Financial Reports|Video
05/09/2019 Board Meeting May 2019 Agenda|Video|Librarian's Report|Financial Reports|Minutes
04/29/2019 Committee Meeting Policy, April 2019 Agenda
07/01/2019 Committee Meeting Policy, July 2019 Agenda
06/25/2019 Special Meeting Special, June 2019 Agenda
Results: 11 Records found.


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Morton Grove, IL 60053-2989


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Friday: 9 am - 6 pm
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