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Library Board

Library trustees

Michael Garry – city council
521 West 2nd Street
Grand Marais MN 55604.
(218) 387-4995
1 year term ends 12/31/2023

Kevin R LeVoir--Vice President, city rep.
17 Nordic Star Drive
PO Box 1108
Grand Marais, MN 55606
3 year term ends 12/31/2023

Enno Limvere--City rep.
PO Box 1028   
Grand Marais MN 55604-1028
Completing a term ending 12/31/25

Seach in progress for city representative 3.

Dave Mills President, county commissioner
196 County Road 44
Grand Marais, MN 55604
1 yr. term ends 12/31/23

Sue McCloughan - Secretary, county rep.
37 E Bearskin Road
Grand Marais, MN 55604
3 year term ending 12/31/24
Sara McManus - county rep.
PO Box 127
Lutsen, MN 55612
Comples a term ending 12/31/2023

Board liaisons

Carin Gulstrand
108 Lone Cedar Road 55604

Library Friends Liaison

Additional Contacts

Library Director
Amanda St. John
PO Box 280
Grand Marais, MN   55604
387-1140 library
Arrowhead Library System Director
Jim Weikum

5528 Emerald Avenue
Mt. Iron, MN   55768

Library Friends President
Jan Smith

PO Box 516
Grand Marais, MN 55604
About the Board
The Grand Marais Library Board is a seven (7) member board, composed of four city residents appointed by the Grand Marais City Council and 3 county residents appointed by the Cook County Board of Commissioners in accordance with Minnesota Statute 134.09.

Members may serve for two consecutive 3-year terms. The Library Board meets monthly to fulfill the duties described by statute and in the Board By-laws. Their primary duties include setting library policies, hiring the director, and managing library funds. To volunteer to serve on the board contact your city or county government.

Grand Marais Library Board meets on the following dates at 5:00 p.m. The public meetings are held at the City of Grand Marais' Council Chambers--15 N Broadway, Grand Marais, MN 55604. They are streamed live and archived on the City's YouTube channel.


The Grand Marais Public Library Board of Trustees convenes at 5:00 PM on the following dates. We are meeting in person at City Hall’s Council Chambers. The meetings are open to the public. Join us!

Thursday, January 26
Thursday, February 23--Meeting canceled
Thursday, March 23
Thursday, April 27
Thursday, May 25
Thursday, June 22
Thursday, July 27
Thursday, August 24
Thursday, Sept 28
Thursday, October 26
Thursday, November 16 -- or Friday, November 17
Thursday, December 14 -- or Friday, December 15