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Strategic Planning Consultant: Request for Proposals

The Board of Trustees of the La Grange Public Library is seeking proposals from qualified consultants to work with the Board to develop its next strategic plan.  Please see our Request for Proposals if you are interested.

All questions or requests for additional information must have been received by February 4, 2016 at 5:00 pm.  Responses to questions were compiled and sent on February 8, 2016 to those consultants who submitted a letter of intent.


The La Grange Public Library is seeking interested Village residents to apply for a vacancy on the Library Board of Trustees. Due to a resignation, the Board has an opening for one member who will serve the remaining two years of a four-year term.  
What does a Library Trustee do?
  1. Represent the community and its library needs.
  2. Represent the library to the general public, and advocate for the needs of the library.
  3. Hire and evaluate the library director.
  4. Create a long-range plan for library services and programs.
  5. Oversee library funds and approve the annual budget.
  6. Support the staff and director in carrying out library programs.
  7. Attend monthly board meetings.
Interested in applying to be a Library Board Member?
Interested parties are asked to submit a letter of qualification or resume along with a statement of interest to Library Director Jeannie Dilger, La Grange Public Library, 10 W. Cossitt Ave., La Grange, IL 60525 or email to dilgerj [@] For more information, please call Library Director Jeannie Dilger at 708.215.3273.

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