About the Library Board
Creston Valley Public Library is governed by a volunteer Board of Trustees responsible for developing library policies, approving the library budget, and long-term planning for the library. The board consists of up to nine volunteer members elected for two-year terms at the Annual General Meeting, and one appointee from the Town of Creston.
Board meetings are held on the last Tuesday of January, March, May, June, September and November at 7:00pm at the library, and are open to the public. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to request to speak.
Current board members are:
- Joan Hedstrom – Chair
- Annette Smithson
- Justin Vance
- Laurie Riehl
- Kim Garety
- Philip Curran
- Denne Ahlefeld
- Brenda Bruns
- Jen Comer/Karen Unruh – Town of Creston Representative
The Creston Valley Public Library Board of Trustees is committed to accountability and transparency in dealings with the public, supporting open data and open governance through strong planning, and effective measurement and clear reporting of outcomes for library programs and services.
- Board Meeting Minutes
- Library Policies (printable) – April 2018
- Constitution – Updated March 2017 (pdf)
- Board Policy Manual – April 2018
- BC Library Act
- Strategic Plan 2016-2020 – Public Version (jpg)
- Financial Reports
- Library Statistics