Board of Trustees

Board meetings are typically held on the fourth Tuesday of each month.

The next meeting is on Tuesday, September 24th  at 2:30 pm in the library reading room.


A six person Board of Trustees oversees the operations of the Babcock Library. Board members are elected by Ashford voters at municipal elections in November of odd-numbered years. The Board meets on the 4th Tuesday of each month. Responsibilities of the Board includes hiring the Library Director, planning and supervising library programs, services, and activities, writing governing policies, preparing budget requests for Board of Selectmen, and administering the annual town grant (which comprises 95% of library budget) as well as separate endowments and special purpose accounts.

Current Board Members

Helen Chapman
Term expires November 2019

Sally Demars
Term expires November 2019

Catherine Sampson
Term expires November 2021

Ann Lojzim
Term expires November 2023

Barbara Zulick
Term expires November 2021

Beth Fitzroy