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Pickering Public Library Board


Under the Public Libraries Act and By-law 2121/85, the City's Public Library Board is comprised of 10 members; 2 Councillors and 8 citizen appointments, all appointed by Council.

Application form for Pickering Public Library Board

The Pickering Public Library system consists of multiple service levels and facility types, to meet the needs of the immediate community (urban and rural libraries) and the entire community through the Central Library resource collection.

Pickering Public Library Board Mission Statement
The Pickering Public Library enriches the personal, civic and corporate lives of our community through access to ideas and information in a variety of media.

Pickering Public Library Vision Statement
Pickering Public Library: Your Bridge to Ideas and Information.

2 members of Council
8 Citizen Appointments

Appointments (Term ending November 30, 2014)
Councillor Kevin Ashe
Mary Kathleen Anderson
Shashi Bhatia
Ruvette Coelho
Brian James
Afsar Naqvi
John Sabean
Alexander Shanahan
Shirley Van Steen

Mayor Dave Ryan (ex-officio)

Committee Contact:
Cathy Grant 905.831.6265, ext. 6236

For minutes and agendas, please visit the Pickering Public Library Board website