UPDATE: Town Hall will remain closed to the public until Monday, May 4, per Gov. Baker's emergency order of 3/31. Town staff will continue providing services remotely. See more information.

The Board of Library Trustees cares for and manages all aspects of the Town's two libraries, as defined by Town Charter Section 3-7 and Town Bylaw Chapter 61


The Board of Library Trustees has five members who are elected to 3-year terms, with an equal number of terms expiring each year (as much as possible). Town elections are held annually on the second Saturday of April.

Current members include:

Margaret M. Connolly  Co-Chair  2020
Mary Ann Sliwa Co-Chair  2022
Tracy Driscoll Member 2022
Sarah Santos Member 2020
Monika Wilkinson Member 2021


Town boards and committees are staffed by volunteers who may not be available during business hours. If you need a response during business hours, please contact the Dedham Public Library.


The Board of Library Trustees meets 1-2 times each month. Public meeting dates and times are posted at Town Hall and the Dedham Public Library at least 48 hours before each meeting in compliance with the Massachusetts Open Meeting Law.


The Board of Assessors meets on the third Thursday of each month, but not on even-numbered days.