About the Library


Julie Harte Library Director
Betty Yoeckel Circulation/Interlibrary Loan
Kiara Tyrrell Circulation/Children's Programs
Loretta Glover Circulation/Young Adult Programs
Jennifer Blazejack Circulation
Scarlet Shaw Circulation
Makenzie Simmons Circulation
Diana Zielinski Shelver

Library Board of Trustees

Roberta Mickelson President
David Johnson Treasurer
Paula Moore Secretary
Marilyn Abbott Vice President
Cindy Westbrook Trustee
Gina Skofich Trustee
Vacant Trustee

Friends of the Library

The Friends of the Somonauk Public Library is made up of individuals dedicated to assist in the development and improvement of services and facilities in the library.

The Friends provide funds to the Library to host programs for both adults and children. The Friends organization has also provided funds for the Library to purchase items not in our regular operating budget.

For more information, please contact Kathy Legner at klegner_308@yahoo.com

Board Meetings

Regular board meetings are held in the Library Meeting Room at 4:00p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month (except December). Board meetings are open to the public.

Meeting dates for the 2021-2022 Fiscal Year:

July 13, 2021 August 10, 2021 September 14, 2021
October 12, 2021 November 9, 2021 December 14, 2021 - No Meeting
January 11, 2022 February 8, 2022 March 8, 2022
April 12, 2022 May 10, 2022 June 14, 2022

Holiday Closings

May 31, 2021 Memorial Day
July 4, 2021 Independence Day
September 6, 2021 Labor Day
November 25, 2021 Thanksgiving Day
November 26,2021 Day After Thanksgiving
December 24, 2021 Christmas Eve
December 25, 2021 Christmas Day
December 31, 2021 New Year’s Eve
January 1, 2022 New Year’s Day
April 12, 2022 Good Friday