Strategic Plan
Request for Proposal
See full RFP here.
Special Meeting of the Port Jervis Free Library Board of Directors
Wednesday May 3, 2023 5pm
Agenda Here
Budget/Election Notices
4/18/23 Tuesday Petitions Issued
5/03/23 Wednesday at 5pm: Budget Workshop
5/09/23 Tuesday by 5pm: Petitions returned
5/25/23 Thursday at 6pm: Budget Hearing
6/02/23 Friday by 5pm Deadline for Absentee Ballot requests
6/08/23 Thursday: Library Election: 12n to 8pm (Absentee Ballots due)
Port Jervis Free Library Board Meetings
Held 3rd Tuesday each month @ 10AM
Agenda for upcoming board meeting will be posted at least 24 hours before the meeting.  Unless otherwise noted, in-person meetings will be held at the Port Jervis Free Library located at 138 Pike Street, Port Jervis NY 12771. In-person meetings are scheduled from 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM.   All Board Meetings are open to the public.

2023 Library Board Meeting Dates
Tuesday, January 17, 2023
Tuesday, February 23, 2023
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Tuesday, April 18, 2023
Tuesday, May 16, 2023
Tuesday, June 20, 2023
Tuesday, July 18, 2022
Tuesday, August 15, 2023
Tuesday, September 19, 2023
Tuesday, October 17, 2023
Tuesday, November 21, 2023
Tuesday, December 19, 2023

Library Board of Trustees
The Port Jervis Free Library is governed by a five-member Library Board of Trustees, made up of community members who serve five year terms. The Board meets at 10:00 a.m. on the third Tuesday of each month. The public is invited to attend.

Members of the Library Board of Trustees
Carl Hendrick (term ends 2027)
Dick Roberts (term ends 2024)
Elizabeth Miller (term ends 2023)
Carey Sue Connelly (term ends 2023)
Valerie Maginsky (term ends 2026)

Board Secretary
Susan Wade

Library Director
Evelyn Rogers - Email:
View the Board of Trustee Bylaws, Rules and Regulations here.
View the Library's 2022-2023 Operating Budget here.
View the Library's 2022 Annual Report here.
View the Library's 2017-2021 Five-Year Strategic Plan here.

Library Board of Trustee Meetings:
You can read through the minutes of the library board's recent meetings here: