Libraries are open Tuesday through Saturday with extended hours for 2021.

Advisory Board

The mission of the St. Johns County Library Advisory Board is to advise the Board of County Commissioners in the establishment, operation, and maintenance of a free public library system, which will provide organized access to meet educational, informational, recreational, and cultural needs of the general public.


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the St. Johns County Library Advisory Board will hold monthly meetings on the second Monday of every month at 9 a.m. at the Southeast Branch Library at 6670 US 1 South, St. Augustine, FL 32086

April 12, 2021
May 10, 2021
June 14, 2021
July 12, 2021
August 9, 2021
September 13, 2021
October 11, 2021
November 8, 2021
December 13, 2021

The purpose of the meeting is to discuss library issues and any other business of the advisory board. Agendas for the monthly meetings are located at http://www.sjcpls.org/about/advisory-board/. Should the monthly meeting date or time need to be changed, a separate notice will be posted on the St. Johns County calendar located at http://www.sjcfl.us/Calendars+/Index.aspx containing the updated information.

If a person decides to appeal any decision made with respect to any matter considered at the meeting he/she will need a record of the proceedings, and for such purpose he/she may need to ensure that a verbatim record of the proceedings is made, which record includes the testimony and evidence upon which the appeal is to be based.

NOTICE TO PERSONS NEEDING SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS AND TO ALL HEARING IMPAIRED PERSONS: In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, persons needing a special accommodation to participate in the proceedings should contact ADA Coordinator, at (904) 209-0650 at the St. Johns County Administration Building, 500 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine, FL 32084. For hearing impaired individuals: Florida Relay Service: 1-800-955-8770, no later than 5 days prior to the date of the meeting.


Library Advisory Board Members:

Michael MacnamaraMichael Macnamara
District#: At Large
Appt date: 2/20/18
Exp. date: 9/30/21
Rebecca Taus
District #: 1
Appt date: 4/20/21
Exp. date: 9/30/22
Melvin LongoMelvin Longo
District #: 5
Appt date: 6/21/16
Exp. date: 9/30/22
Mary GeerMary Geer
District#: 2
Appt date: 2/20/18
Exp. date: 9/30/21
John CelluciJohn Celluci
District#: 4
Appt date: 11/3/2020
Exp. date: 11/3/2024
Dr Pat LaurencelleDr. Pat Laurencelle
Position: Emeritus
Appt date: 12/15/09
Exp. date: Emeritus
Catherine St. JeanCatherine St. Jean
District#: 3
Appt date: 6/21/16
Exp. date: 11/3/2024
Jessica Hayes
District#: At Large

Appt date: 4/20/21
Exp date: 9/30/25

2021 Meeting Packets

May: Packet
April: Packet
March: Packet
February: Packet
January: Packet

2020 Meeting Packets

December: Packet
November: Packet
October: Packet
September: Packet
July: Packet
June: Packet
March: Packet
February: Packet

Please contact Library Administration at 827-6925 for older archived LAB packets.

View the LAB Bylaws.