Library Board


The Board of Trustees meet at the Hawkeye Public Library on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 5:30 p.m., unless otherwise noted.


The Trustees is a group of five appointed individuals with a one year term; empowered by state law and city ordinance to set policy, determine goals & objectives, direct the use of monies appropriated or gifted to the library, and to employ & oversee the Director and any staff.


Bylaws are rules written and adopted by an organization for operating its own meetings or affairs. The Bylaws for the Hawkeye Public Library Board of Trustees can be found here.