Library Advisory Board

The Library Advisory Board makes recommendations to the Library Director and City Council on matters related to library services, policies, and funding.  Members engage in long-range planning for library services and are charged with upholding the right of all citizens to full access to information.


Meeting Information

The Library Advisory Board meets the second Wednesday of the month at 7pm in the Lake Oswego Public Library.


Eligibility & Membership

The Library Advisory Board consists of seven regular members serving staggered three-year terms, plus one youth member appointed to a one-year term.  All members must live within the Lake Oswego Urban Services Boundary.  To see the Urban Service Boundary on LOMap, click 'Layers', then 'Boundaries', then 'USB'.
 

2023-24 Members

Chair - Kent Watson (term expires 6/24)
Vice Chair - Patricia Walls (term expires 6/26)
Antoinette Awuakye (term expires 6/24)
Ed Steinberg (term expires 6/24)
Lilisa Hall (term expires 6/24)
Patrick Walsh (term expires 6/25)
Mark Pontarelli (term expires 6/26)

Youth Member – Allison Korkola (term expires 6/24)
Youth Alternate – Jake Jordan (term expires 6/24)

Alternate – Joy Fabos (term expires 6/24)

City Council Liaison – Trudy Corrigan
Staff Liaison – Melissa Kelly, Library Director

News & Announcements

City Council Confirms 2023 Board & Commission Appointments

June 27, 2023 – LAKE OSWEGO CITY HALL

On Tuesday, June 27th, 2023 the Lake Oswego City Council voted unanimously to confirm 54 appointments to the City’s ten Advisory Boards and Commissions.

Read More about City Council Confirms 2023 Board & Commission Appointments
Contact Information

Melissa Kelly
Library Director
503-697-6584
kelly@lakeoswego.city

 

Upcoming Events

Library Advisory Board

Jul 10 2024 - 7:00pm

Library Advisory Board

Aug 14 2024 - 7:00pm

Library Advisory Board

Sep 11 2024 - 7:00pm

Library Advisory Board

Oct 9 2024 - 7:00pm

Library Advisory Board

Nov 13 2024 - 7:00pm

Library Advisory Board

Dec 11 2024 - 7:00pm