Library Board


  • 4 p.m.
  • 1st Wednesday each month
  • 290 Cypress Garden Lane
    Lake Wales, FL 33853


Members serve a 5-year term.

Current Members - Jodie Schmidt, Kathy Manry Smith, Brandon Alvarado, Allison Kapphan, and Imelda Tice


  • Provides guidance and community input to Administration of public library
  • Approves Library's Operating budget annually.
  • Reviews citizens requests for challenged materials  
  • Represented in the selection and appointment of the library director and establishes policies for operation of the library, subject to the supervision and control of the City Commission.