Wheaton Library Advisory Committee

Wheaton Library front 2400 Arcola Avenue
Wheaton, MD 20851



About the Wheaton Library Advisory Committee

The Wheaton Library Advisory Committee (LAC) is a subcommittee of the Montgomery County Library Board (MCLB). The role of the Wheaton LAC:

  • Advise the Montgomery County Library Board (MCLB) of specific findings, issues, problems and concerns related to the Wheaton Library and make recommendations to the Board on public library related matters, following the appropriate channels of communication;
  • Provide the Wheaton Library Manager with input on behalf of the Library Board;
  • Facilitate communication between Library Board, LAC members, and the Wheaton community;
  • Obtain the advice and views of the Wheaton community on library needs and report these views to the Library Board;
  • Participate in providing government officials with advice and counsel about libraries via the Library Board, and in support of positions taken by the Library Board, may testify before County Council and/or appear at Council hearings;
  • Recruit new LAC members;
  • Represent the users of the Wheaton Library at community functions such as meetings, fairs, celebrations, etc.; and
  • Suggest and recommend programs to the Wheaton Library Manager.
The Wheaton Library is the hub of the Wheaton community. It offers free and equal access to services and resources that connect the people of Montgomery County to ideas and information which sustain and enrich their lives. Want to serve the Wheaton community? Apply to become a member of the Wheaton Library Advisory Committee. You can also send us your comments and suggestions.

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