Library Board Members

The Temiskaming Shores Public Library Board operates under the authority of the Ontario Public Libraries Act (R.S.O. 1990, chapter P.44). It is responsible for making policies for the operation of the Library; for obtaining adequate funding for Library materials, services and programs; and for promoting the Library in the community. The Library Board members are appointed by the City of Temiskaming Shores Council for a 4-year term, concurrent with the term of the appointing City Council.

Name Position
Jessica Cooper  
Claire Hendrikx  
Emily Kutalowiski  
Jeff Laferriere Vice Chair / Council Representative
Thomas McLean  
Brenda Morissette  
Patricia Hewitt Council Representative
Brigid Wilkinson Board Chair


Finance & Property

Jeff Laferriere

Emily Smith

Personnel, Planning, Policy & Publicity 

Brenda Morissette

Claire Hendrikx 

Thomas McLean

Strategic Planning 

Jessica Cooper

Claire Hendrikx

Brigid Wilkinson 


 Temiskaming Shores Public Library Board Strategic Plan 2020-2025


Meeting Schedules 

Meetings are held on the 4th Wednesday of the month with the exception of July, August & December.


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Temiskaming Shores Public Library Board Minutes

Library Staff

Name Position
Rebecca Hunt Library CEO / Head Librarian
Alison McCorkle Library Clerk--Children's Services Coordinator
Cole McNaughton Library Clerk--Technology Coordinator
Carmen Peddie Library Clerk--French Services Coordinator
Sharren Reil Library Clerk--Inter-Library Loans and Outreach Coordinator
Elesha Teskey Library Clerk--Social Media and Cataloguing Coordinator
Shelly Antila Substitute Library Clerk 
Asher Laffrenier Library Page
Julia Turner Library Page