Mission & Values

Mission Statement

The Ventress Memorial Library is a community hub that inspires and empowers all to access knowledge, culture and social connections.

Vision Statement

The Ventress Memorial Library supports the whole community to promote personal growth. The Library provides a welcoming setting that inspires learning and recreation through resources, services and programs, while maintaining a comfortable and confidential environment.


Library Policies

Accident Report


Art Gallery Policy


Bulletin Board Policy


Cell Phone Use


Circulation Policy


Collection Development Policy


Emergency Evacuation Policy


Equipment Loan Agreement


Exhibit Policy


Exhibit Reservation Form 


Food & Drink Policy


Hate Speech Policy


History Room Policy


History Room Registration Form


Homebound Delivery Policy


Homebound Application

Incident Report Form


Internet Acceptable Use Policy


Library Card Registration Policy


Local Authors


Meeting Room Policy


Patron Behavior Policy


Privacy and Confidentiality Policy


Roku Lending Policy


Statement of Concern About Library Resources


Teen Services and Program Behavior Policy


Unattended Child Policy


Unattended Vulnerable Adult Policy


Volunteer Policy