The mission of the Butte County Library is to provide all individuals, regardless of age, ethnic background, educational or economic level, with free access to ideas, information, and technology.
Library Advisory Board

Library Advisory Board

The mission of the Library Advisory Board is to advocate for the Library and encourage County Supervisors and community partners to preserve and grow library services for the citizens of Butte County.

Board Members   

  • Fred Antonowich
  • Patti Conlin
  • Ruthmarie Ferris
  • Rhonda Hoffman
  • Bonnie Huntington
  • MaryLou Johnson
  • Penny Louton
  • Ron Serrano
  • Lynn Tosello
  • Jeff Wanee

Members of the Board are appointed to four-year terms by the Butte County Board of Supervisors. Members of the public are encouraged to attend meetings of the Library Advisory Board. Meetings are held from 3:00 to 5:00 pm and rotate among branch libraries.

To contact the Library Advisory Board, call 530.538.7525 or email

Library Surveys and Reports:

Godbe Research 2008 Topline Report | Godbe Research Power Point | Godbe Research Survey Results
EMC Research Executive Summary | EMC Reseach Phone Survey | EMC Research Forward Strategy


Agenda  Location Agenda Packet Minutes

Additional Materials

November 16, 2015
Durham Branch Library
2545 durham Dayton Highway
Durham, CA 95938
Staff Reports
Draft Plan Update
Mission and Vision Statments
Naming Room Policy Example
Service Analysis Update
NVCF Material
Business Card Sample
  Draft LAB Meeting Schedule 2016 
July Minutes
September Minutes
September 15, 2015
3-5 PM
Biggs City Council Chambers
3016 Sixth Street
Biggs, CA 95971
Staff Reports
Draft Plan Update
Draft Mission and Vision Statement
By-laws Memo
Minutes Statistics
July 15, 2015
3-5 PM
Gridley Library
Conference Room
Staff Reports
Draft Plan Update
Draft Mission and Vision Statement
Minutes  Statistics
May 20, 2015
3-5 PM

Oroville Library
Conference Room

Staff Reports
Draft Plan Update
Draft Mission and Vision

NVCF Funds
Minutes  LAB By-laws 
March 18, 2015
3- 5 PM
Paradise Library
Conference Room
Staff Reports
Draft Plan Update
Minutes Statistics

January 21, 2015
3 - 5 PM

Chico Library
Conference Room

Staff Reports
Wish List
Wish List Services
Scofield Report/Plan
Draft Plan
By-laws Review


Meeting Schedule
Background Reading 1
Background Reading 2

November 10, 2014
12 - 1:30 PM

Chico Cozy Diner
1695 Mangrove Ave
Chico, CA 95926

Meeting Schedule
Scofield Report/Plan
Volunteer Tracking 
October 8, 2014

Monday Club in Oroville
2385 Montgomery Street
Oroville, CA 95965

Staff Reports
Wish List

Minutes Background Reading
July 8, 2014 Biggs Staff Reports Minutes  
April 9, 2014 Paradise Staff Reports Minutes  
January 13, 2014 Durham Staff Reports Minutes  

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