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Kara Rice

Kara Rice

library director

Kara started working as a library assistant at Arnolds Park Public Library in July of 2013 and took over as library director in May of 2014.

Deb Hayenga

Deb Hayenga

Library Assistant

Deb Hayenga is a Library Assistant and has been with the library since September of 2013.

Stephanie Guthrie

Children's Librarian

Stephanie Guthrie is the childen’s Librarian and she started in August 2021.


Grace Cummins

Library Assistant

Grace Cummins is a Library Assistant and she started with the Library in March 2004.


Library Board

Diana Jensen – Board President

Barb Woodley – Secretary

Robb Keizer

Mitch Brown

Jill Little

Library Policies and Procedures

Library History

Library Foundation

The Arnolds Park Library Foundation is a non-profit organization that was created in December of 2000. This foundation was created to stimulate public interest in the library and encourage its use. The seven member board is responsible for receiving and distributing gifted money for library needs.