The West Baton Rouge Parish Library Board is appointed by the Parish Council, and members serve without compensation. There are eight members including one ex officio member who serves from the Parish Council. The Library Director serves as Secretary, but does not vote. Terms of service are five years, and members may be reappointed.
- Joanne Bourgeois, President
- Scarlet Callicoatte, Vice President
- Brenda Morgan, Treasurer
- Carey Denstel, Ex-Officio
- Andrea Kent, Trustee
- Henry Henderson, Trustee
- Kelson Swancy, Trustee
- Laurie Moreau, Trustee
- Tamie Martin, Secretary
A library outranks any other one thing a community can do to benefit its people. It is a never failing spring in the desert.
Library board meetings are on the third Tuesday of January, March, May, July, September, and November at 4:00 p.m. in the Library Meeting Room. September meeting dates may be adjusted to meet the Parish’s budget schedule.
Click to download minutes from past meetings.
All Upcoming Events
Fall Children's Storytime - Tuesdays at 10 am
September 5th, 12th, and 26 (Not available Sept. 19th)
October 3rd, 10th, 17th, and 24th,and 31st
November 7th, 14th, 21st,and 28th
September 26, 2023 @ 10:00 AM @ West Baton Rouge Parish Library
Fancy Halloween Cookies for Kids in 2nd - 5th Grade
September 30, 2023 @ 10:00 AM @ West Baton Rouge Parish Library