The seven-member Advisory Board of the Berks County Public Libraries System provides counsel and strategic advice to the Library System and its member libraries. The Board’s roles include the review and approval of System-wide policies and the distribution of state funds to member libraries in accordance with the approved funding formula. System Member Representatives offer feedback and meet quarterly with the Advisory Board throughout the year with additional meetings scheduled as needed. Meetings are usually held on the 3rd Wednesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at Library System Headquarters or virtually on Teams and are open to the public. For 2021, the Berks County Public Libraries Board of Directors will meet on February 24, May 19, August 18, November 17. Approved minutes will be posted online.
Virtual Meeting—August 18, 2021
Due to the current Coronavirus situation, the BCPL Advisory Board will be hosting its August 18 meeting virtually. Please click here (URL) to access the meeting which will begin August 18, 2021, 7:00 PM.
Public comment can be made via e-mail at Comments@berks.lib.pa.us. All comments received will be read at the appropriate time of the agenda with the three (3) minute limit per comment and a total thirty (30) minute comment period being observed. All comments must be submitted prior to 7:00 PM August 18.