Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees oversees the operation of the Library and ensures it continues to serve the greater Bridgton community and its visitors as it has for more than a century. This includes setting policy for Internet Use and Borrowing and Circulation.


  • President: Sally Dunning
  • Secretary: Jim Cossey
  • Treasurer: Jayne Hamaty

Board Members:

  • Stan Cohen
  • Jessica MacFarlane Gyger
  • Cindi Hooper
  • Dave Hursty
  • David Jaeger
  • Loraine Janelle
  • David Johnson
  • Patrick Sullivan

The Bridgton Public Library was established as a corporation on February 3, 1954. Since then there have been several amendments and updates. Below are the most current approved Bylaws, approved at the Annual Corporation Meeting in September, 2019.

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