Board of Trustees Application

The Governance Committee of the Topsham Public Library Board of Trustees seeks interested community members to fill open Board seats beginning July 1, 2024.

The Board of Trustees is the governing board responsible for setting policies and overseeing the overall operation of the library as implemented by the Library Director. The library’s mission: “The Topsham Public Library connects resources, programs and services to the community to stimulate personal growth and enrichment.” And vision: The Topsham Public Library is THE access point for traditional and innovative resources to meet the informational, social and cultural needs of an evolving community,” guides the Board as it fulfills its duties.

Trustees serve three-year terms and meet once monthly, usually on the third Wednesday of each month, with additional time devoted to committee participation for a total commitment of about 10 hours per month.

Please submit your application to the Topsham Public Library Board of Trustees. Candidate interviews will be scheduled at a mutually convenient time. For more information, please contact Director, Susan M. Preece at 725-1727 or


This form can be completed electronically or can be printed and handwritten. Please return by email or hand in at the library.