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Dedication to a Librarian Who Lived and Breathed Library Service: Margaret Fitch

Late librarian Margaret Fitch was a truly dedicated librarian and Friend of the Library who left an indelible mark in her community.

Ila Langner
11/23/2022 - 10:00 PM

Picture Books About Leaves

Autumn brings a colorful gift: the changing of the leaves. Here are some wonderful picture books that celebrate this change!

Ila Langner
11/01/2022 - 10:00 AM

Wee Play at the Library

Find a Wee Play Learning Station at your nearest library branch.

Nari Ferderer
10/07/2022 - 9:00 AM

Picture Books About Coping With Bullies

Bullies can make life miserable for a child. Let's look at some picture books that can help!

Ila Langner
10/04/2022 - 10:00 AM

Virtual Kindergarten Readiness Programs

Join us Tuesdays through Thursdays at 10:30am with your child as they play games, learn to problem-solve and socialize with their peers.

Nari Ferderer
09/20/2022 - 12:00 PM

Summer Winds Down: Picture Books About Summer

Here are five picture books that are great to read during the summer!

Ila Langner
09/08/2022 - 10:00 AM

Students: Library eResources for YOU!

Students, the Library has much to offer you in terms of databases, student cards, homework and test help, and access!

Ila Langner
08/30/2022 - 10:00 PM

My Child Has an Accelerated Reader or Lexile Reading List: How Do I Find a Book?

Learn about the Library's wonderful resource for finding books for your beginning (or older) readers!

Ila Langner
08/24/2022 - 10:00 AM

Back to School: Consider Trauma

SJPL wants to help you get back to school. Learn about trauma, signs of traumatic stress, and resources available to you.

Julianna Black
08/10/2022 - 11:30 AM

Teachers or Educators: The Library Has Resources Just For You!

The library has a special Educator Library Card, databases with lesson plans, and special resources for sign up!

Ila Langner
08/02/2022 - 10:00 PM

Picture Books to Share About the First Time at School!

Do you have a nervous new student? Here are some picture books to introduce school!

Ila Langner
07/26/2022 - 10:00 AM

Safe, Secure & Loved - Resilient Families

A 6-week virtual caregiver workshop.

Nari Ferderer
07/11/2022 - 9:00 AM