Board of Trustees

Sandra Bauter – President

Michael Lamb – Vice President

Danell Morrison – Secretary

Teri Jones – Treasurer

Leone Heberer – Trustee

Mike McCain- Trustee

Terri Downey- Trustee

Contact Trustees: trustees@fossilridge.org

 

MISSION STATEMENT OF THE

FOSSIL RIDGE PUBLIC LIBRARY DISTRICT 

The library district will satisfy the 21st Century educational, recreational, and literary needs of all ages in our communities with superior service in physical and virtual environments that provide access to the world of social and cultural ideas, and enrich the quality of lives.

Meeting Dates

The regular meetings of the Library Board will be held at the Fossil Ridge Public Library, 386 W. Kennedy Road, Braidwood, Illinois, at 6:00 p.m. on the 3rd Monday of the month. *The August meeting will be held on the fourth Monday of the month.

July 16, 2018                             January 21, 2019

*August 27, 2018                       February 18, 2019

 September 17, 2018                   March 18, 2019

 October 15, 2018                        April 15, 2019

 November 19, 2018                    May 20, 2019

 December 17, 2018                    June 17, 2019

 

 

Notice

PUBLIC NOTICE:

The December 17, 2018 Regular Board Meeting of the Fossil Ridge Public Library District has been cancelled.

The Regular Board Meeting of the Fossil Ridge Public Library District Board of Trustees will be held on Monday,  January 21, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. at the Fossil Ridge Public Library, 386 West Kennedy Road,Braidwood, IL 60408.

This public body may adjourn to closed session to discuss matters so permitted, and may act upon such matters upon returning to open session. Any individual requiring special accommodations as specified by the American with Disabilities Act is requested to notify Fossil Ridge Public Library at 815-458-2187 at least 48 hours in advance of the meeting date.

PUBLIC NOTICE:

Fossil Ridge Public Library District Secretary, Danell Morrison, announces that petitions are available at the Fossil Ridge Public Library District for three full 6 year trustee terms.

The first day to circulate petitions for the April 2, 2019 Consolidated Election is Tuesday, September 18, 2018.  The petition filing dates will be December 10 – December 17, 2018.  Filing closes at 5:00 pm on December 17, 2018. Petitions may be picked up at the library located at 386 W. Kennedy Road in Braidwood, during the following hours; Monday through Friday 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. and Saturday from 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Please call Library Director, Richard Ashley at 815.458.2187 if you have any questions.

 

 

       

Lastest Events

 
Family story time is for families with children from birth- 5 years. It includes songs, rhymes, stories, and a small craft. Registration required, caregivers must attend with child.
Family story time is for families with children from birth- 5 years. It includes songs, rhymes, stories, and a small craft. Registration required, caregivers must attend with child.
Club 345-  3rd through 5th  graders are encouraged to read the books then join us the third Monday of the month at 6:00 to view the movie and compare and contrast the two.  Monday November 26th– A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L’Engle
Family story time is for families with children from birth- 5 years. It includes songs, rhymes, stories, and a small craft. Registration required, caregivers must attend with child.
Dunkirk
Toddlers and their caregivers can explore and play with different toys and sensory materials each week, develop fine and gross motor skills, as well as social interaction and language skills. Caregivers must accompany child during program. Recommend for ages birth-four years. Registration required.