New Book Shelf Section for Fontana Library

Mission Statement

The mission of the Fontana Public Library is to provide free and equitable access to materials and services to meet the current and anticipated needs of our community. We promote creativity, connecting people, and enriching lives.

Fontana Library your place to learn, relax, and create.

Meet The Staff

, Walter Burkhalter-Director: Walter joined us in 2015 and has been in the library profession since 1990. Over the course of that time he has been the director of several libraries and library systems. In addition he served as the State Consultant for Public Library Administration and as an independent consultant.

Jodie Porep-Youth Services Coordinator/Cataloger: “Ms. Jodie” has been with the library since 2000.

Part-time staff members, Kathy Bikowski, Susan Gilkes-Howell, Norma Gowlett, Laurie Cornue and Jerry Sibbing, can be seen helping patrons at the circulation desk or helping with many other library projects.

Library Board Members

Tom Whowell-President, Ann Barth, Diane French, Lisa Laing, Margaret Reuland-Treasurer, and Steve Torrez.