The Albany County Public Library Board of Directors is appointed by the Albany County Commissioners.

All regular meetings are open to the public, with a public comment period at the beginning of each meeting. The regular meeting time is 4:00 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Meetings are held in person in the Library's Large Meeting Room, unless otherwise noted. Meetings can also be joined via Zoom at the following link:

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ACPL Board will hold a Special Meeting on Friday, May 17, 2024 at 3:00 pm in the ACPL Large Meeting Room. 

ACPL Board will meet on Tuesday, May 28, 2024 at 4:00 pm in the ACPL Large Meeting Room. 

Next Regular Meeting: Tuesday, June 25, 2024 at 4:00pm in the ACPL Large Meeting Room. 


Current Board Members:

Kay Cowie, Chair (End of Term: June 2024)

Joe Horther, Vice-Chair (End of Term: June 2023)

Jessica Perry, Secretary/Treasurer  (End of Term: June 2023)

Faryn Babbitt, (End of Term: June 2025)

David Hardesty, (End of Term: June 2025)

Sue Ibarra, Liaison to the Board of County Commissioners

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