Welcome to the Licking County Library.

Meet the Team

There are over 80 staff members that make Licking County Library run! From cargo clerks to youth services coordinators, van drivers and fiscal officers, everyone's job is important and make our libraries rock! We are always looking for the next person with innovative ideas, so check the Join Our Team page for current openings. 


Licking County Library Management
Babette Wofter, Director, 740.349.5503
Laura Appleman, Community Engagement Manager, 740.349.5523
Mary Harmon, Public Services Manager, 740.349.5521
Deb Holman, Support Services Manager, 740.349.5504
Sandra Lodge, Fiscal Officer, 740.349.5505
Julia Walden, Extended Services Manager, 740.349.5507

Board of Trustees
Thaddeus J. Claggett, President
Email: thad@claggett.net
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: September 1, 2013-August 31, 2020

 


Kathy Myers, Vice President
Email: kmyers@parknationalbank.com
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: September 1, 2011-August 31, 2018

 


Ruth Campolo, Secretary
Email: ruthcamp6@yahoo.com
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: September 1, 2016-August 31, 2023

 


Martin Altmaier
Email: altmaier@hotmail.com
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: September 1, 2014-August 31, 2021


Barry Riley
Email: briley7@roadrunner.com
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: September 1, 2017-August 31, 2024

 


Don Urban
Email: urbanphoto@windstream.net
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: September 1, 2015-August 31, 2022

 


April Dusthimer
Email: adusthimer@parknationalbank.com
Appointing Authority: County Commissioners
Term: March 21, 2018-August 2019

 

 

The Board meets on the third Wednesday of odd-numbered months at 3:30pm. Meetings are held at the Downtown Newark location's Upper-Level Conference Room unless otherwise noted. Stay informed by reading the Regular Business Meeting Minutes.

  • Sep
    20

    Preschool Story Time

    10:00 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Preschoolers and their caregivers join us for a fun and interactive story time! Read engaging books, sing songs and participate in early literacy activities designed especially for your preschooler.

  • Sep
    20

    Family Story Time - Hebron Branch

    10:30 AM @ Hebron

    Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

  • Sep
    20

    Little Tots

    11:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock) - Story Time Area

    Babies and Family are invited to join us for stories, songs and fun.

  • Sep
    20

    Crafternoons

    4:00 PM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    Do you like to craft? Join us for our first Crafternoon where we will create mixed media owls on canvas.

  • Sep
    20

    Teen Ukulele Club

    4:00 PM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Take on classic songs with the easy to use ukulele. All skill levels welcome.