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 Library Board


The Carver County Library Board consists of five members representing the five members’ commissioner districts, and appointed from the residents of Carver County for staggered terms of three years.  

  • Heidi Hoks
    Library Director
    4 City Hall Plaza Chaska, MN 55318
    Phone 952-448-9395 Fax 952-448-9392


Appointments are made by the Carver County Board of Commissioners through an open appointment policy.

Minnesota state law gives power to the County Library Board to:

  • Be responsible for the establishment of policies and rules governing library operations, review of the annual operating budget and five-year capital plan for submission to the County Board, development of long-range plans and any other duties delegated to it by the County Board of Commissioners.
  • Be responsible for the acceptance of gift and trust funds and notifying the County Board of the acceptance of those funds.  Have sole authority and discretion in maintaining and developing the collections of the library
  • Be responsible for the use of library meeting rooms.


The library board holds monthly meetings typically on the second Tuesday of the month, starting at 4:30 p.m. at locations around the County. The public is welcome to attend.

2016 Meeting Schedule

January 12
Chaska Library, Valley Conference Room

February 9
Chanhassen Library, Longfellow Conference Room

March 8
City of Cologne, City Hall Conference Room

April 12
Waconia Library, City Hall Conference Room

May 10
Victoria Fire Hall, Meeting Room

June 14
City of Mayer, City Hall Meeting Room

July 12
Watertown City Hall Meeting Room

August 9
Chaska Library, Valley Conference Room

September 13
City of Carver, Church by the River

October 11
Norwood Young America Library

November 8
Chanhassen Library, Longfellow Conference Room

December 13
Chaska Library, Valley Conference Room

The library board’s current agenda and information packet as well as archived copies of past meetings are public documents. Please click here for board agendas and minutes



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