Thorold Public Library Board

About the Library Board

The Thorold Public Library Board operates under the authority of the Ontario Public Libraries Act (R.S.O. 1990, chapter P.44). It is responsible for making policies for the operation of the Library; for obtaining adequate funding for Library materials, services and programs; and for promoting the Library in the community. Six (6) Library Board members are appointed by Thorold City Council for a 4-year term, concurrent with the term of the appointing City Council.


Our Library Board (2018-2022)

Larry Cohen

Dawn Dobbie

Len Ferry

Andrew Foster

Fred Neale, Councillor

Sergio Paone

Tony Vandermaas



Meeting Dates

Library Board regular meetings are held at 5:30 p.m. on the third Monday of the month, at the Library. Board meetings are open to the public. The Board does not meet in July and August.




Thorold Public Library Meeting Room
14 Ormond Street, N. Thorold, ON  L2V 1Y8







The minutes will be posted as approved.


Board Contact

Contact with the Board may be made through the Chief Librarian’s office. The Chief Librarian serves as Secretary/Treasurer of the Board and is responsible for Library operations. Members of the public wishing to make a verbal or written delegation to the Library Board should contact the Board Secretary/Treasurer in writing seven (7) days in advance of the meeting. Board meeting agendas are developed by the Chair working with the Secretary.

Joanne DeQuadros
Chief Librarian
14 Ormond Street North
Thorold, ON
L2V 1Y8