Board of Trustees

Board Now Accepting Trustee Applications

The Board of Trustees is currently looking to fill a vacancy beginning in January 2021. Interested citizens may apply by September 30, 2020

Below, please find the Prospective Trustee Application, which should be emailed to trustees@kentlib.org by September 30, 2020.

September 2020 - Board Seeks New Member

Board of Trustees Application


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The Board of Trustees consists of seven members appointed by the Kent County Commissioners from nominees submitted by the Board of Trustees.

Trustees must be residents of Kent County and are chosen on the basis of character, ability, and demonstrated interest in library matters. Trustees are appointed for an initial term of five years.



Meetings of the Board of Trustees are open and the public is welcome to attend. Minutes of full board meetings and board committee meetings are available below.


The trustees may be contacted by mail sent to:

Board of Trustees of Kent County Public Library
408 High Street
Chestertown, Maryland 21620

You may also send a message to the Trustees using the form below. Please be sure to include your own contact information.



Board Documents

Current Board Members

Trustee Manual

Bylaws of the Board of Trustees

Statement Against Racism

Board Meeting Minutes

Minutes are posted following approval by the Board of Trustees. The date, time, and location of regular and special Board Meetings as well as Board Committee Meetings are posted in our online Calendar and on the bulletin board in our Chestertown Branch.



















Finance Committee Minutes

















Library Audits

Library Annual Reports

For annual reports, please see the Library Documents page.

Chestertown Branch
408 High Street
Chestertown, MD 21620
410.778.3636

North County Branch
111-B1 N. Main Street
Galena, MD 21635
410.648.5380

Rock Hall Branch
5585 Main Street
Rock Hall, MD 21661
410.639.7162