Library Board

Regular Meetings

  • 6:00 p.m.
  • 2nd Wednesday of every odd month
  • City Hall
    Council Chambers
    315 W 4th Street
    Red Wing, MN 55066

Work Sessions

  • 6:00 p.m.
  • 2nd Wednesday of even months as needed
  • Red Wing Public Library
    Foot Room
    225 E Avenue
    Red Wing, MN 55066

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings. Minutes are available following approval.

View Agendas and Minutes


One member may be a non-city resident of Goodhue County. The term is 3 years and you may serve 2 consecutive terms. Library Board policies are administered by the Library Director.

Board Overview

The Red Wing Public Library has a nine-member governing board of city residents appointed by the Mayor and City council, which makes policy relative to the

  • Collection development and programming
  • Develops and monitors the budget
  • Intellectual freedom issues
  • Use of the building
  • Library's services

There is potential for some additional committee work. Its mission is to "grow lifelong learners."

Joining the Library Board

Apply online or view the Board and Commission Appointment Application Form (PDF).