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 10th. All meetings are open to the public.

Contact library board members at:
board@talcottfreelibrary.com

Gary Kovanda- President
Terrie Garlow – Treasurer
Michael Bailor – Vice President
Emily Burke- Secretary
Mary Zimmerman
Sarah Baines
Alicia Ragaller

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 Prevailing Wage Resolution

Pursuant to the Prevailing Wage Act, 820 ILCS 130/1 et seq., the Talcott Free Library District must either ascertain the general prevailing rate of wages for public works in Winnebago County, Illinois, or utilize those rates as determined by the Illinois Department of Labor; and

The Talcott Free Library District Board of Trustees declares that, for the purposes of the Prevailing Wage Act, the general prevailing rate of wages for public works in Winnebago County, Illinois, are those determined by the Illinois Department of Labor effective September 1, 2017, a link to which is provided below and a copy of which is on file and available for inspection and copying at the Talcott Free Library; and

The Talcott Free Library District Board of Trustees directs that a certified copy of this resolution be filed with the Illinois Department of Labor.

Approved this 4th day of June, 2018.

Winnebago County Prevailing Wage Rate