Galax-Carroll Regional Library

GCRL Board

The Board of Trustees of the Galax-Carroll Regional Library consists of six volunteer members, three from Carroll County and three from the City of Galax.

They are appointed to serve for terms of four years by the governing bodies of the county and the city, chosen from citizens at large and with reference to their fitness for office.

Regular meetings are held bi-monthly, in July, September, November, January, March, and May.

General Duties of Library Board trustees:
o To hire a capable, trained librarian as Director.
o To attend board meetings regularly.
o To secure adequate funds.
o To approve expenditure of library funds.
o To review statistics for circulation and library events.
o To determine library policies.
o To know the interests of the community.
o To plan future growth and priorities of the library.
o To guide the Director on special projects and concerns.
o To become familiar with what constitutes good library service.
o To become familiar with library aid programs and standards.
o To support library legislation in the state and nation.

  • Galax Public Library

    Galax Public Library
    610 West Stuart Drive
    Galax, Virginia 24333
    Phone: (276)236-2351
    Fax: (276) 236-5153

    Branch Manager : Trish Fore

  • Get in touch

    Galax-Carroll Regional Library
    610 West Stuart Drive
    Galax, Virginia 24333
    Phone: (276) 236-2351

    Regional Director:
    Melanie Hemingway

    Youth Services Coordinator:
    Sarah Largen

  • Find us

    Carroll County Public Library
    101 Beaver Dam Road
    P.O. Box 1629
    Hillsville, Virginia 24343
    Business Office: (276) 728-2228
    Circulation Desk: (276) 728-3334
    Fax: (276) 728-3830

    Branch Manager: June Pike

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