Idaho Falls Public Library Board of Trustees
The Idaho Falls Public Library Board of Trustees is staffed by volunteer citizens. Trustees are appointed by the Mayor of the City of Idaho Falls and serve, without pay, for a term of five years. To contact a trustee, call 208-612-8155.
- Mary Lund, 2009-2024 (Chair)
- Kristin Hall, 2017-2022 (Vice-chair)
- Claire Pace, 2008-2023
- Hal Peterson, 2015-2025
- Rodd Rapp, 2011-2021
City Council Liaison
- Jim Francis
District Library Board Liaison
- Rebecca Blackson
Library policies are approved by trustees and are subject to change at any time.
“The Idaho Falls Public Library provides materials of popular interest to the community, emphasizes and encourages reading by children, supplements the learning and educational needs of the community, and furnishes timely, accurate information.”
Board Meeting Notices
Notice of Idaho Falls Public Library Board of Trustee meeting dates:
- January 7, 2021
- January 28, 2021
February 25, 2021Canceled
- March 11, 2011 – Rescheduled
March 25, 2021– Canceled
- April 15, 2021 – Rescheduled
April 22, 2021– Canceled
- May 12, 2021 – Rescheduled
May 27, 2021– Canceled
- August 26, 2021
- September 23, 2021
- October 5, 2021
- October 21, 2021
October 28, 2021– Rescheduled
- December 2, 2021
Board meetings will be held in the library meeting rooms at 4:00pm on the dates listed above. The public is welcome to attend these meetings and give comment on items relative to the library. During these meetings, trustees listen to patron comments, set library policy and budgets, and oversee library operations. For more information about library board meetings, call 208-612-8155.
Note that meetings may be canceled or rescheduled. Meeting notices will be published on this page and posted beforehand at library entrances and at the library administration office.
Board meeting agenda downloads:
To request board meeting minutes, submit a public records request to the City of Idaho Falls.
Public Records Request – Use this form for public records requests. Bring your completed form to the library administration office.
Request for Reconsideration – Use this form to request reconsideration of materials in our collection. Bring your completed form to the library administration office. You may also submit a request for reconsideration online.
To reach the library administrative office, call 208-612-8155 or use this online message form.