• Thanksgiving hours, Weds. & Thurs.

    We will be closing at 5:30 PM on Weds., Nov. 25 and close all Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 26. We reopen Friday morning at our regular 10 AM time, with play group starting at 9:30 AM in the Fox Room.

  • Tech help, Tues. & Thurs. 2-4 PM

    Scott, our volunteer tech tutor, is back to help with all your troublesome tablets, lame laptops & disappointing downloads. Just drop by the help desk or call ahead (for the complicated questions).

  • Play group in the Fox Room, 9:30 AM Fridays

    Join us and Rutland County Parent-Child Center from 9:30-11 AM Fridays in the Fox Room for play, activities and meeting new friends.

  • Tech Tuesday / Thursday, 2-4 PM

    Scott will be away the week of Nov. 10-16. Please rejoin the conversation about tech with him on Tuesday, Nov. 18 at 2 PM.

  • Play group at new time, 9:30 AM Fridays

    The library is pleased to be partners with Rutland County Parent Child Center. Together we will host play groups Friday mornings in the Fox Room from 9:30-11 AM. Always free and open to all.

  • MSJ Yearbooks now online

    From our friends at Rutland Historical Society: MSJ yearbooks (1939-1993 except 1943 which was not published) is online at the Historical Society website.

  • New source for e-books

    OneClick!digital has now added a selection of classic books to its offerings. There are no checkout limits, holds or waits … perfect for class reading lists.

  • OneClick has your audiobook

    Check out an audiobook from OneClick Digital with your library card … no limits or wait times. iPhone app now available, and find a wide assortment of audio classes as well.

RFL Board

The Board of Trustees is the legal governing authority of the Library, and has the final responsibility for deciding library policy and budgetary procedures. All board meetings and the annual meeting of the Rutland Free Library Association, Inc. are open to the public. People are encouraged to attend.

Vermont’s “Open Meeting Law” codified at 1 V.S.A. 311 et. seq., applies to all Board meetings. Membership in the Association is free and open to all. The frequency and general schedule of the board’s meetings are described in the Association’s bylaws. Details are posted in the library and on the library website calendar.

You may contact the President of the Board of Trustees by emailing trustees@rutlandfree.org.

By-laws of the Rutland Free Library Association, Inc.

Board & Committee Meeting Minutes and Agendas

Strategic Plan RFL 2012

2014-15 Board of Trustees

  • Michael Brochu – President (Rutland City)
  • Joan Gamble – Vice President (Rutland City)
  • Cathy Reynolds – Treasurer (Tinmouth)
  • Patricia Menduni – Secretary (Rutland City)
  • Heather Cooper (Rutland City)
  • Larry Courcelle (At large)
  • Liz DiMarco Weimann (Rutland City)
  • Doris Farenkopf (Rutland City)
  • Patricia Hunter (Rutland Town)
  • Kay Jones (Ira)
  • Scott McCalla (Rutland City)
  • Betsy Reddy (Mendon)
  • Vacant (Rutland Town)