Man reading a newspaper in a large chair at Bolivar County Library System

The mission of the Bolivar County Library System (BCLS) is to serve people of all ages and diverse backgrounds by actively promoting easily accessible information, materials, services and programs designed to meet the county’s evolving educational, recreational, and cultural needs.

Administrative Board of Trustees

The Bolivar County Library System is governed by a five member Administrative Board of Trustees. Board members are appointed by the Bolivar County Board of Supervisors. One member serves from each district.

The Administrative Board of Trustees customarily meets at the Robinson-Carpenter Memorial Library on the 3rd Wednesday of each month except August and December at 1:30 p.m. Date, time, & location are subject to change.

Natalie Peeler, Chair Shaw, MS 38773
Rebecca Lewis, Vice-Chair Rosedale, MS 38769
John Raymond Bassie, Secretary Cleveland, MS 38732
Deloris Johnson Cleveland, MS 38732
Nathanial Grammer Shelby, MS 38774

Cleveland Library Commission

The Cleveland Library Commission was created to advise and make recommendations to the Bolivar County Library System and the Mayor and Board of Aldermen in regard to the operation of the Robinson-Carpenter Memorial Library.

The Cleveland Library Commission customarily meets at the Robinson-Carpenter Memorial Library on the 3rd Wednesday of each month except August & December at 10:00 a.m. Date & time are subject to change.

Weegie Walker, Secretary Cleveland, MS 38732
Cheryl Line Cleveland, MS 38732
Carol Tatum Cleveland, MS 38732
Dorothy Tolliver, Vice Chair Cleveland, MS 38732
Jurist Green, Chair Cleveland, MS 38732