The Library will be providing only curbside service at all branches starting Monday, May 18 with special hours. More details can be found at

All branches of the Ruth Enlow Library will be closed on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day.
We will reopen for curbside service on Tuesday, May 26th.

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Board Meetings

The Board of Library Trustees meets once a month. The location and time can vary – look at our Calendar of Events to find out where each meeting will be held, or call 301-334-3996.

The meeting for Thursday, May 14, 2020 will take place on Zoom at 5:00 PM due to the COVID-19 outbreak.  Video will be disabled, and the meeting will be recorded.  The public may register here to participate:

Contact Information:

Ruth Enlow Library
Board of Trustees
6 N Second Street
Oakland, MD 21550

Board Bylaws

Board members:

  • Karl Schwalm, President
  • Wanda Guard, Vice President
  • Tina Buckel, Treasurer
  • Fred Fox
  • Clinton Bradley
  • Christian Mash
  • Rosie Cupler