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Marilyn J. Praisner Library Advisory Committee

Marilyn J. Praisner Library front 14910 Old Columbia Pike
Burtonsville, MD 20866
240-773-9460


About the Marilyn J. Praisner Library Advisory Committee

The Marilyn J. Praisner Library Advisory Committee (LAC) is a subcommittee of the Montgomery County Library Board (MCLB). The role of the Marilyn J. Praisner LAC:

  • Advise the Montgomery County Library Board (MCLB) of specific findings, issues, problems and concerns related to the Marilyn J. Praisner Library and make recommendations to the Board on public library related matters, following the appropriate channels of communication;
  • Provide the Twinbrook Library Manager with input on behalf of the Library Board;
  • Facilitate communication between Library Board, LAC members, and the Burtonsville community;
  • Obtain the advice and views of the Burtonsville community on library needs and report these views to the Library Board;
  • Participate in providing government officials with advice and counsel about libraries via the Library Board, and in support of positions taken by the Library Board, may testify before County Council and/or appear at Council hearings;
  • Recruit new LAC members;
  • Represent the users of the Marilyn J. Praisner Library at community functions such as meetings, fairs, celebrations, etc.; and
  • Suggest and recommend programs to the Marilyn J. Praisner Library Manager.
The Marilyn J. Praisner Library is the hub of the Burtonsville community. It offers free and equal access to services and resources that connect the people of Montgomery County to ideas and information which sustain and enrich their lives. Want to serve the Burtonsville community? Apply to become a member of the Marilyn J. Praisner Library Advisory Committee. You can also send us your comments and suggestions.

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