Role

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.

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.

Membership
2 members of Council
8 Citizen Appointments

Appointments (Term ending November 14, 2022)
Councillor Maurice Brenner
Councillor Ian Cumming
Mary K. Anderson
Dianne Barham
Shawn Beckett
Ruvette Coelho
Mahjabeen Fatema
Akeem Maginley

Doodnauth Sharma
Sarah Sheehy

Mayor Dave Ryan (ex-officio)

Committee Contact:
Kathy Williams 905.831.6265, ext. 6251

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