Franklin County Library Board of Trustees

The Franklin County Library Board of Trustees duties' encompass the Lavonia-Carnegie Library and the Royston Public Library.

Appointed by

  • Franklin County Commission
  • Franklin County Board of Education
  • Towns of Royston, Lavonia, Franklin Springs, Canon and Carnesville
  • Lavonia-Carnegie Library
  • Royston Public Library

Board Members

Janet Claytor
Phyllis Synan Vice-Chair
Susan Russell
Cynthia (Cindy) Bryant Co-Secretary
Peggy Berryman Co-Secretary
Rita Shoemaker Chair
Bonita (Bonnie) Bardey


The Franklin County Library Board of Trustees meets quarterly at 10:00 am on the 2nd Monday of January, April, July, and October.

  • January and June - Royston Public Library
  • April 2020 via Zoom
  • July 12 at 10 a.m. - Royston Public Library
  • October 11 at 10 a.m. - Lavonia-Carnegie Library 

Visit our ACCLHeritageRoom page on to view older Board of Trustee meeting minutes.

Contact Us

To contact the Board of Trustees, please email Maggie West, Branch Manager at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.or call the library at 706-356-4307. Letters to the board can be sent to the library at 28 Hartwell Road, Lavonia, GA 30553.

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