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While our doors at 740 University Avenue are closed, we regret that we are unavailable by phone. Our staff will respond promptly to your email inquiries!

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Contacts by Program

Adult Programs
Dan Herd:

Clara O’Connor:                                                          

Laura Hamilton:


Gell Rentals & Residencies
Chris Fanning:


Public Relations & Media
Chris Fanning:

Youth Programs
Sally Bittner Bonn:

Contacts by Name

Sally Bittner Bonn:
Director of Youth Education

Chris Fanning:
Director of Communications, Operations, & Special Events

Joe Flaherty:
Founder & Director Emeritus 

Director of Development

Dan Herd:
Director of Adult Programs

Rachael Kisenyi: Email
Community Outreach Coordinator (On Temporary Leave)

Alison Meyers:
Executive Director

Clara O’Connor:
Bookstore Coordinator

Tristan Tomaselli:
Communications Associate

Laura Trowbridge:
Programs & Visitor Services Associate

Karen VanMeenen:
Director of Community Reading Programs