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Golden Prairie Public Library District Board

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The Golden Prairie Public Library District serves residents of Arrowsmith, Bloomington, Dale, Dawson, and Old Town Townships and contracts with the Bloomington Public Library for services. Residents within the district are eligible for Bloomington Public Library cards and can utilize the Bloomington Public Library, the Bookmobile, and Bloomington Public Library's online resources. The GPPLD FY17 budget is $430,600.

Mission Statement
Our mission is to provide access to quality library services to residents within the Golden Prairie Public Library District. Feel free to contact the Golden Prairie Board.

  • Lynn Gray, President (Term through 6/2021)
  • Tim Ervin, Vice President (Term through 6/2019)
  • Stephen Peterson, Sec./Treasurer (Term through 6/2019)
  • Carol Carey-Odekirk (Term through 6/2017)
  • Ruth Novosad (Term through 6/2017)
  • Patti Salch (Term through 6/2017)
  • Jodi Sherman (Term through 6/2017)

FOIA Officer

Tim Ervin and Stephen Peterson are the FOIA Officers for the Golden Prairie Public Library District. All FOIA requests regarding GPPLD should be submitted to:


Golden Prairie Public Library District
ATTN: FOIA Officer

205 E. Olive St.
Bloomington, IL 61701

Meetings begin at 5:00 p.m. in the Bloomington Public Library William C. Wetzel Reading Room.

  • July 20, 2016
  • August 17, 2016
  • September 21, 2016
  • October 19, 2016
  • November 16, 2016
  • December 21, 2016
  • January 18, 2017
  • February 15, 2017
  • March 15, 2017
  • April 19, 2017
  • May 17, 2017
  • June 21, 2017
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