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Tell us what you need and what you want in a library and in library services. The Library Planning Committee meets regularly and you can attend our meetings to provide your input.

Write to us in care of the Library:

    Yarmouth Library Planning Committee

    c/o South Yarmouth Library

     312 Old Main Street, South Yarmouth, MA  02664

Or call: Library Director Jane Cain, at (508) 760-4820

Or email:

Library Planning Committee

Building on the research and recommendations of the Library Study ad hoc Committee, as presented to the Yarmouth Finance Committee and Board of Selectmen in 2018, the Planning Committee provides advisory support and makes recommendations on the planning required to improve library services and facilities for the Town of Yarmouth.

Click HERE for LPC meeting minutes and agendae.

Members (2023):

  • Linda Callahan, Chair
  • Mary Reardon Johnson, Vice Chair
  • Liz Argo
  • George Bovino
  • Regina Hopkins, Secretary
  • Jane Cain, Library Director, ex officio

Hand-out with Frequently Asked Questions 2023 Click on this bar to see the FAQs handout from 2023


Frequently Asked Questions from 2021


NEWS Updates on LPC activities. Scroll down for earlier activities.

On June 8, 2023, a group of 32 Yarmouth community members participated in a Strategy Session led by consultant Michelle Eberle from the Massachusetts Library System.

On May 23, 2023, 3 volunteers from the Yarmouth Library Planning Committee (LPC) presented an update on the committee’s activities and informed the Selectboard of the opportunity to apply for a Massachusetts Board of Library Commissioners (MBLC) grant announced in February 2023. To see the video of the presentation, click here.