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Sachem Public Library is governed by a Board consisting of 5 elected Trustees. Each Trustee serves a five-year term with one position coming up for election each year.
All Meetings are at 7:00pm except where noted.
(February 19th is President’s Day
School vacation week of the 19th)
|MAR||WED, 28 Annual Budget Hearing, Vote: Apr 10|
2019 Board meeting dates:
January 22, 2019 TUES
February 12, 2019 TUES
March 18, 2019
April 15, 2019
May 20, 2019
June 17, 2019
July 15, 2019
August 19, 2019
September 16, 2019
October 21, 2019
November 18, 2019
December 16, 2019
What would the services of your public library cost if you had to pay for them directly?
Use this simple calculator to estimate the value of your Library use.
Tip: Tab between entries and do not use commas.
Estimated or Average New York Values with Explanation
|Item:||Estimated Retail Value:||Values Explained|
|Book borrowed||$15.00||Estimated average discount cost of hardcover and paperback books|
|Audiobook borrowed||$15.00||Individual Audiobooks price at Audible.com|
|Movie borrowed||$4.00||Sample rental cost of DVD at national chain store|
|Music CD borrowed||$10.00||Estimated purchase cost of popular music CD|
|Magazine read||$3.00||Estimated purchase cost of popular magazine issue|
|Newspaper read||$0.50||Estimated purchase cost of newspaper issue|
|Interlibrary Loan request||$25.00||Average cost for loans in New York|
|Adult program or class attended||$10.00||Estimate|
|Teen program attended||$6.00||Estimate|
|Children's program attended||$6.00||Estimate|
|Meeting Room use per hour||$10.00||Estimate|
|Computer use per hour||$12.00||Sample hourly rate at copy center|
|Technical assistance||$40.00||Current hourly rate at Staples|
|Online Tool used||$20.00||Minimum cost for monthly access to sample online tool|
|Reference Question asked||$5.00||Estimated cost per question|