About The Library

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

MidPointe Library Middletown
MidPointe Library Trenton
MidPointe Library West Chester 
MidPointe Library Monroe 
MidPointe Library Liberty
MidPointe Library Liberty SmartLocker
MidPointe Library Wayne Township SmartLocker

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

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 - AgendaMinutes 
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
Keith Wright
President

 

Kristin Bramblett
Kristin Bramblett
Vice President

Richard Szopinski
Richard Szopinski
Secretary

Eleanor Stewart
Eleanor Stewart
Title

Bill Jones
Bill Jones

 

Paul Gabbard
Michael Huff


Paul Gabbard
Deborah Houser

 

Administration

Travis Bautz
Travis Bautz
Executive Director


Brielle Maynor
Brielle Maynor
Public Services Director

Kathy Stengel
Kathy Stengel
Human Resource Director

Deborah Preston
Deborah Preston
Fiscal Officer

Emily Vance
Emily Vance
 Deputy Fiscal Officer 

Steve Mayhugh
Steve Mayhugh
Facilities Director

Cari Hillman
Cari Hillman
Community Engagement Director


Ross Brown
Ross Brown
IT Director

Ryan Hutson
Ryan Hutson
Collection Services Director

 

Branch Managers

Amy Abernathy
Amy Abernathy
MidPointe Library Middletown
Branch Manager

Paul Gabbard
Paul Gabbard
MidPointe Library Monroe
Branch Manager


Jennifer Riley-Johnson
Jennifer Riley-Johnson
MidPointe Library Trenton
Branch Manager


Anita Shew
Rebekah Brate
Library on Wheels
Branch Manager

Coming Soon
Rebecca Rasnick
MidPointe Library West Chester
Branch Manager


Coming Soon
Jamie Aubin
MidPointe Library Liberty Branch Manager

 

Supervisors 

Coming Soon
Ashley Kraus
MidPointe Library West Chester
Public Services Supervisor


Coming Soon
Brittney Baillie
MidPointe Library Middletown
Public Services Supervisor

Coming Soon
Ally Doliboa
Youth Programming Coordinator

Coming Soon
Michelle Morand
Adult Programming Coordinator

Coming Soon
Noah Howells
Makerspace Supervisor

 
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.
 

Paul Gabbard
Paul Gabbard
MidPointe Library Monroe
Branch Manager


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