Grayslake Area Public Library District seeks to fill board vacancy

Appointee would serve until the April 2025 Consolidated Election, then be eligible to run for office

The Grayslake Area Public Library invites the community to attend the 2023 Community Art Fair held at the library March 1-31.

GRAYSLAKE – The Grayslake Area Public Library District is seeking applicants to fill a vacancy on the board.

The position is to be filled until a trustee is elected by voters in the April 2025 consolidated election. The appointee is eligible to run in that election.

Potential candidates must be residents of the library district. This is an unpaid position. Time commitment includes attending the library board meetings at 7 p.m. on the second Tuesday of the month and serving on one or more committees.

The primary responsibilities of a trustee are to determine the library’s role in the community and set goals to support that role, adopt written policies governing the library’s operations and ensure adequate funding to provide services to patrons.

Applications are available on the library’s website at Applications will be accepted until 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 6.

For more information, call Executive Director Tim Longo at 847-223-6482. For more information about the Grayslake Area Public Library, go to, follow us on Facebook @GrayslakeLibrary and Instagram @grayslakelibrary or call 847-223-5313.

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