Pearl River Public Library

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Pearl River Public Library

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Board Meeting Legal Notice

In keeping with Executive Order 202.1 (regarding emergency adjustments to the Open Meetings Law in response to the Covid-19 pandemic), the public is not permitted in-person access to our March 9, 2021 Board Meeting, and the meeting will be held remotely via videoconference.  As required by the Governor’s Order, the public had the ability to view such at 7:00 pm of March 9, 2021, and the meeting shall be recorded, transcribed, and made available on the Library’s web site before July 30, 2021. 

Please click the link below to join the webinar:
Passcode:  256704

Webinar ID: 913 9071 8372

Or Telephone:
    Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
        US: +1 646 876 9923  or +1 312 626 6799  or +1 301 715 8592  

The Pearl River Public Library Board is comprised of five elected trustees who serve 5-year terms.  The Board regularly meets the fourth Monday of each month at 7:15 pm.  All meetings are open to the public.  Meeting schedule, agenda, minutes of past meetings. 

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Trustee members:
Eric Sharrin, President
William Morris, Vice-President
Marie Manning
Donna Warren
Library Director:
Eugenia Schatoff

Board members can receive mail addressed to them at the Library or may be reached by contacting Wendy Courtney, Clerk to the Board, at 735-4084 ext.117 or by email at

Pearl River Public Library Budget

Property Tax $3,110,191.56
Pilot $36,000.00
Fines $9,500.00
Interest $1,100.00
Library Grants $4,500.00
Gifts $1,500.00
Misc. $3,000.00
Total Income $3,165,791.56
Benefits $677,540.00
Library Operations $157,800.00
Capital Expenses $149,837.56
Gas Water Electric Sewer $91,100.00
Insurance $25,000.00
Library Materials $139,700.00
Building Operations $159,700.00
Programming & Promotions $66,000.00
RCLS Fees $49,114.00
Salaries $1,650,000.00
Total Expenses $3,165,791.56