Board of Directors

2015-2016

Meredith Fine, President
Barbara Braver, Vice-President
John Brennan, Treasurer
Howard Frisch, Assistant Treasurer
Emily Glover, Clerk

Fred Cowan
William Fonvielle
Kecia German
Scott Memhard
Daniel Ottenheimer
Wendy Quinones
Dana Tobey
Deborah Kelsey, Library Director (ex officio)
Sefatia Romeo Theken, Mayor (ex officio)


Meetings

All meetings are open to the public.

Board of Directors
Wednesday, July 27 at 5:30 pm — Agenda
Budget & Finance Committee
To be announced
Building and Grounds Committee
Monday, August 8 at 4:30 pm — Agenda
Building Program Committee
Wednesday, July 6 at 1:00 pm — Agenda
(meeting at Law Office of Meredith A. Fine, 85 Eastern Ave. Gloucester, MA)
Community Public Relations Committee
Thursday, May 19 at 9:15 am — Agenda
Executive Committee
Wednesday, August 24 at 5:30 pm —Agenda
Governance Committee
Monday, August 15 at 9:00 am — Agenda
Tuesday August 23 at 9:00 am —Agenda
Wednesday August 31 at 3:00 pm —Agenda
Policies and Procedures Committee
Wednesday, March 2 at 9:00 am — Agenda



Annual Meeting of the Corporation
Monday, May 9, 2016 at 7:00 pm — Agenda

Monday, October 19, 2015 — Minutes(draft)

Monday, October 27, 2014 — Minutes


Bylaws of the Gloucester Lyceum & Sawyer Free Library, Inc.



Annual Reports
Annual Report 2014-2015

Annual Report 2013-2014

Annual Report 2012-2013

Annual Report 2011-2012

Annual Report 2010-2011

Annual Report 2009-2010

Annual Report 2008-2009

Annual Report 2006-2007



Financial Statements
Financial Statement 2015

Financial Statement 2014


Gloucester Lyceum & Sawyer Free Library: Strategic Plan, 2014-2019

Gloucester Lyceum & Sawyer Free Library: Action Plan, Fiscal Year 2016

Gloucester Lyceum & Sawyer Free Library: Action Plan, Fiscal Year 2017



Vision

To be fully relevant as the needs of Gloucester’s public evolve.

Mission

The mission of the Gloucester Lyceum and Sawyer Free Library is to inspire lifelong learning, foster intellectual curiosity, and strengthen our community by:

  • Actively promoting the open exchange of ideas;
  • Providing inviting and attractive physical and virtual spaces that encourage connections among people of all ages;
  • Acquiring and maintaining collections that celebrate the history of Gloucester;
  • Collaborating with community partners to enable the library to better serve a more diverse population; and
  • Sustaining an environment for the Library staff that nurtures creative thinking and problem-solving.