Board of Trustees

The Talcott Free Library Board of Trustees meets at 7pm on the first Monday of each month.  Exceptions to regular scheduled dates this year will be the following: Monday, September 14th. All meetings are open to the public.

Contact library board members at:

Gary Kovanda- President
Terrie Garlow – Treasurer
Alicia Ragaller – Vice President
Emily Burke- Secretary
Sarah Baines
Dan Garlow
Loren Floto

Are you interested in finding a way to serve your community? Do you understand the importance of the mission of public libraries? This volunteer position involves a willingness to represent the public interest in libraries and assist with policy development, financial management, local partnerships and advocacy efforts. Members are elected to 4 year terms. Consider running for a seat next election!

Friends of Talcott Free Library

The Talcott Library Friends group welcomes new members. Meetings are usually held the 3rd Monday of the month and involve activities which promote the library. If interested in learning more about the group, please ask a staff member to add your name to the mailing list which announces meeting dates and times, or call 815-624-7511

Talcott Free Library and Prevailing Wages