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Whitehorse Public Library Board

Department: Community Services | Agency website >>

Address: 1171 Front Street, Public Libraries (C-23), Box 2703, Whitehorse, Yukon, Y1A 2C6

Email: whitehorse.library@gov.yk.ca | Phone: 867-667-5438 | Fax: 867-393-6400


Advise the Director of Public Libraries on the delivery of library services by the Whitehorse Public Library and perform any other advisory duties with respect to that library that may be requested by the Director. This includes collections, programs and library policy. The Board has an important role as advocate for the library and gathers community input on library services.

Authority: Public Libraries Act, section 3(1)
Period: 1987 to present
Type: Advisory


The Minister of Community Services appoints no more than 7 members.

Appointment process: Ministerial appointment

Requirements: No legislated criteria required to join.

Term: 3 years.

Meetings: 5 times a year.

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Current members:

Name Position From: To:
Watson, Gordon   Member   08/07/2018   08/06/2021
Horler, Aileen   Member   08/07/2018   08/06/2021
Ogden, Aynslie E. Member 07/15/2016 07/14/2019
Mercier, Katherine Member 03/21/2018 03/20/2021
Guy, Linda Member 04/27/2017 04/26/2020
Tucker, Edward Member 03/21/2018 03/20/2021
Moore, Donkrison Member 07/15/2016 07/14/2019