Opening for Library Trustee
The Prairie Skies Public Library District is looking for enthusiastic, interested, community-minded members to serve a two-year or four-year term as trustee on the library board. Trustees are responsible for establishing policies and long-term goals for the district. Working with the Library Director and Board Clerk they help craft the library’s yearly levy and budget. As a trustee they help to promote the library’s mission, services and vision to the communities we serve.
If you feel libraries are an important benefit to communities and want to see them continue to grow and thrive then we are looking for you. To serve on the board you must reside within the Prairie Skies Library District. The board meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month rotating between the Ashland and Pleasant Plains locations.
If you are interested Kathy Roegge, Director. You may send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org; call either location – Ashland at 217-476-3417 or Pleasant Plains at 217-626-1553.
The Prairie Skies Public Library District is a self-governing agency
of the State of Illinois.
The Library District is governed by an elected Board of Trustees. There are seven board members, all residents from around the District. Trustees are elected for four-year terms. The Board meets on the Second Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m. The Board of Trustees establishes the budget and policies for the Library District and appoints the Library Director, who serves as the Library's chief executive officer.
Board Meetings dates
Davis, Jan President
Hatcher, Diane Trustee
Wayda, George Trustee
Bob Butcher Treasurer
Jennifer Petefish Secretary
Roegge, Kathy Director
Greene, Kelly Board Clerk
Meetings are at 6:00 pm unless otherwise noted.
July 14, 2020- Pleasant Plains
August 11, 2020- Pleasant Plains
September 8, 2020 -Pleasant Plains
October 13, 2020- Ashland
November 10, 2020- Pleasant Plains
December 8, 2020 - Ashland
January 12, 2021- Pleasant Plains
February 9, 2021- Ashland
March 9, 2021 Pleasant Plains
April 13, 2021- Ashland
May 11, 2021- Pleasant Plains
June 8, 2021- Ashland
Regular Board meeting Agenda
The next Board meeting is in Ashland on Tuesday Oct. 13, starting at 6:00pm. Be aware we will be using social distancing. If you would like to attend via phone conference contact us at or call 217-626-1553 to leave a message and we will send you information.
Minutes from past Board meetings
The April 2020 meeting was cancelled because of COVID- 19.
Committee Meeting Minutes