Shelburne Public LibraryShelburne Public Library


Library Staff

  •   CEO / Head Librarian
  • Jade Wyse  Technical Services Librarian
  • Gord Gallaugher  Treasurer 
  • Beverly Ford-Arnold  Secretary
  • Brittany Hooker  Children's Programming
  • Trudy Gamble-Jacklin  Circulation


The Shelburne Public Library is jointly funded and managed by representatives of Shelburne and the 4 surrounding townships – Amaranth, Melancthon, Mono, and Mulmur. The board is responsible for setting policy for the operation of the library, and for general responsibilities for the operation of the library.


The board meets on the third Tuesday of every month at 7 PM in the library. All meetings are open to the public.


  • Chair: Geoff Dunlop, Town of Shelburne , Public Representative
  • Lindsay Wegener, Town of Shelburne, Council 
  • Mikal Archer, Town of Shelburne, Public Representative
  • Brad Metzger, Township of Amaranth
  • Ruth Plowright, Township of Melancthon
  • Sharon Martin, Town of Mono
  • Patty Clark, Township of Mulmur







New Shelburne Library Board 2015
Back Row: Janet Horner (Mulmur), Sharon Martin (Mono), Rose Dotten (CEO), Larry Haskell (Town of Shelburne), Geoff Dunlop (Chair, Town of Shelburne), David Besley (Melancthon) Front Row: Erika Ulch (Town of Shelburne), Gail Little (Amaranth), Laurita Townsend (Town of Shelburne)

Rose Dotten, CEO receiving Donation for Large Print Collection with donors Betty Keating and representatives of the Shelburne Rotary Club, Lynda Buffett and Bob Carruthers.
Photo credit: Mike Maloney, The Banner

Chair of the Holiday Home Tour Committee, Beverly Ford-Arnold also presented Chair, Geoff Dunlop and CEO Rose Dotten with a cheque for $5000.00 for resources.
Photo credit: Mike Maloney, The Banner