Library Commission

The Library Commission is the governing body of the Ledyard Libraries. Members representing all political parties are appointed by the Town Council. The Library Commission generally meets on the third Monday of the month at alternating libraries. All meetings are open to the public.

Copies of the meeting agendas and minutes may be found on the Town website under Meeting Group “Library Commission”. The Library Commission is responsible for hiring a Library Director, establishing a budget for the library and setting policies for the operation and use of the library.

Members of the Library Commission are:

  • Rebecca Nash, Chairperson
  • Elizabeth Rumery, Vice-Chairperson
  • Ellin Grenger, Secretary
  • Carol Ganz, Treasurer
  • John Bolduc
  • Barbara Candler
  • Brian Cronin
  • Ralph Hightower
  • Cheryl Winston

Ex-officio

  • Mary McGrattan, Town Council Liaison
  • Fred Allyn, III, Mayor
  • Gale Bradbury, Library Director

Schedule of Meetings through 2021

(Note – due to the pandemic we have been meeting on Zoom until it is safe to meet in person)

  • January 25, 2021, 7:00 pm: Zoom (Gales Ferry Library)
  • February 22, 2021, 7:00 pm: Zoom (Bill Library)
  • March 15, 2021, 7:00 pm: Zoom (Gales Ferry Library)
  • April 19, 2021, 7:00 pm: Zoom (Bill Library)
  • May 17, 2021, 7:00 pm: Zoom (Gales Ferry Library)
  • June 21, 2021, 7:00 pm: Hybrid (Bill Library)
  • July 19, 2021, 7:00 pm: Zoom (Gales Ferry Library) Cancelled
  • August 16, 2021, 7:00 pm: Hybrid (Bill Library)
  • September 20, 2021, 7:00 pm: Hybrid(Gales Ferry Library)
  • October 18, 2021, 7:00 pm: Hybrid (Bill Library)
  • November 15, 2021. 7:00 pm: Hybrid (Gales Ferry Library)
  • December 13, 2021, 7:00 pm: Hybrid (Bill Library)
  • January 24, 2022, 7:00 pm: Hybrid(Gales Ferry Library)