Federation of Ontario Public Libraries

Getting ready for the public library board transition

October 22, 2018 is the Ontario Municipal Election Date. Following a Municipal Election, or shortly before, the Municipal/ Town Clerk will put out a call for applications for the library board in the local press and on the website.

In the next few issues we’re highlighting the Leadership by Design Module 5: Legacy and Succession. Consider asking your board members to engage in these learning (and thinking) activities:

Before your next board meeting, take a moment to review the Recruiting New Public Library Board Members Checklist

At Your Board Meeting, complete the Board Legacy Template

For the next meeting, start reading more about the recruitment process