About

The MidPointe Library System serves the cities of Middletown, Trenton, and Monroe and the townships of West Chester, Liberty, Lemon, Madison, and Wayne. The MidPointe Library System offers locations in Middletown, Liberty, Monroe, Trenton and West Chester.

MidPointe Library System Vision

Connecting a curious community.

MidPointe Library System Mission

Enriching our community through access and experiences.

Hours & Locations

Annual Report

Find MidPointe’s 2020 COVID-19 Response & Rebound Year in Review here.

Return On Investment

A recent ROI analysis determined MidPointe Library System is a great value for taxpayers by netting a $4.06 direct benefit spending ratio per tax dollars invested. An ROI calculator with further detail can be found here.

Our Team

Board of Library Trustees

The Library is governed by a seven-member Board of Library Trustees. Middletown City Council, as the taxing authority of the Library, is the appointing body. The length of each term is four years. The Library Board meets on the third Wednesday of each month at 1:00 PM.

Board Meeting 2022 Schedule
MidPointe Library System Board of Trustee meetings are open to the public.
January 19, 2022 – Organizational Meeting at the MidPointe Library Middletown
February 16, 2022 – Board Meeting at MidPointe Library West Chester  
March 16, 2022 – Board Meeting at MidPointe Library Trenton
April 20, 2022 – Board Meeting at MidPointe Library Monroe
May 18, 2022 – Board Meeting at MidPointe Library on Wheels
June 15, 2022 – Board Meeting at MidPointe Library Middletown
July 20, 2022 – Board Meeting at MidPointe Library West Chester
August 17, 2022 – Board Meeting at MidPointe Library Trenton
September 21, 2022 – Board Meeting at MidPointe Library Liberty
October 19, 2022 – Board Meeting at MidPointe Library Middletown
November 16, 2022 – Board Meeting at MidPointe Library West Chester
December 14, 2022* – Board Meeting at MidPointe LibraryTrenton (* 2nd Wednesday due to holidays)  

Board Meeting Agendas & Minutes (2022)
Minutes have been approved by the Board of Trustees.
January 2022 – Agenda / Minutes
February 2022 – Agenda / Minutes
March 2022 – Agenda / Minutes
April 2022 – Agenda / Minutes
May 2022 – Agenda / Minutes
June 2022 – Agenda / Minutes
July 2022 – Agenda / Minutes
August 2022 – Agenda / Minutes
September 2022 – Agenda / Minutes

Board Meeting Agendas & Minutes (2021)
Minutes have been approved by the Board of Trustees and signatures are pending due to COVID-19 related safety precautions.
January 2021 – Agenda / Minutes 
February 2021 – Agenda /  Minutes
March 2021 – Agenda /  Minutes
April 2021 – Agenda /  Minutes
May 2021 – Agenda / Minutes / Special Meeting Minutes
June 2021 – Agenda Minutes
July 2021 – Agenda / Minutes
August 2021 – Agenda / Minutes
September 2021 – Agenda / Minutes
October 2021 – Agenda / Minutes
November 2021 – Agenda / Minutes
December 2021 – Agenda / Minutes

Keith Wright

President

Bill Jones

Kristin Bramblett

Vice President

Michael Huff

Richard Szopinski

Secretary

Deborah Houser

Eleanor Stewart

Administration

Travis Bautz

Executive Director

Emily Vance

Deputy Fiscal Officer

Ryan Hutson

Collection Services Directo

Brielle Maynor

Public Services Director

Steve Mayhugh

Facilities Director

Kathy Stengel

Human Resource Director

Cari Hillman

Community Engagement Director

Deborah Preston

Fiscal Officer

Ross Brown

IT Director

Branch Managers

Amy Abernathy

MidPointe Library Middletown Branch Manager

Rebecca Rasnick

MidPointe Library West Chester Branch Manager

Paul Gabbard

MidPointe Library Monroe Branch Manager

Jamie Aubin

MidPointe Library Liberty Branch Manager

Jennifer Riley-Johnson

MidPointe Library Trenton Branch Manager

Rebekah Brate

Library on Wheels Branch Manager

Coordinators & Supervisors

Ashley Kraus

MidPointe Library West Chester Public Services Supervisor

Noah Howells

Makerspace Supervisor

Brittney Baillie

MidPointe Library Middletown Public Services Supervisor

Martha Griffin

Staff Training and Development Coordinator

Ally Doliboa

Youth Programming Coordinator

Michelle Morand

Adult Programming Coordinator

Public records request? Please contact Fiscal Officer Deborah Slater at (513)705-8502 or via the email link above.
Press inquiry? Please contact Community Engagement Director Cari Hillman at (513)705-8511 or via the email link above.