Trustee Meetings

The Board of Trustees has scheduled meetings for the following dates and times at 7:00 PM in the Greenspan Board Room in Adriance Memorial Library, unless otherwise noted (dates and times could be modified, however).

2023 Meetings

January 25 (cancelled due to inclement weather)
February 22
March 29
April 26
May 24
June 28
July 26
August 23
September 27
October 25
November 29
December 27


President: Dianne Blazek, Town
Vice President: Moira Fitzgibbons, City
Secretary: Laurel Spuhler, City
Treasurer: Patricia Ryan, Town


Sean Eagleton, Town
Patricia Ferrer-Medina, Town
Chip Hogg, City
Jonathan McPhee, City
Mary E. Moore, Town
Deborah Nichols, Town
James Nurre, Town

For further information or to contact a Trustee, call the Library District’s Administrative Office at (845) 485-3445 x3306 or send an email.

The Library District seeks three qualified candidates to run for five-year terms on the Board of Trustees. There are three seats total; two representing the Town of Poughkeepsie and one representing the City of Poughkeepsie. Each term runs from January 1, 2024, through December 31, 2028. Candidates must be eligible to vote for themselves and, if elected, must take an Oath of Office within thirty days of seating.

Nominating petitions, requiring a the signature of no fewer than twenty-five eligible voters, can be circulated starting Tuesday, April 18, and can be filed from Tuesday, May 23, through Tuesday, May 30, in the Library District’s Administrative Office in Adriance Memorial Library located at 93 Market Street, Poughkeepsie, NY, between the hours of 9 am and 5 pm, Monday through Friday during regular business hours.

Questions may be referred to Library Director Tom Lawrence at (845) 485-3445 x3306 or to