Budget and finance

Public Notice: Budget Committee Meeting

Wednesday, April 6, 2022, 5:30 p.m. The Josephine Community Library Budget Committee meeting will meet at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, April 6, 2022. This will be a virtual meeting hosted through Zoom (meeting ID #811 8435 0676). The phone number to call into the meeting is (669) 900-9128. A copy of the budget document may…

Notice of FY22 Budget Committee Meeting

Legal Notice | View PDF Notice of Budget Committee Meeting  Wednesday, April 7, 2021, 5:30 p.m. The Josephine Community Library Budget Committee meeting will meet at 5:30 pm on Wednesday, April 7, 2021. This will be a virtual meeting hosted through Zoom (meeting ID #861 3417 2445). The phone number to call into the meeting…

Library recruits for budget committee member

Community members are invited to apply for a three-year term Josephine Community Library is seeking a community member to fill three-year Budget Committee seats by February 1, 2021. Residents who live in the library district are eligible to apply for the position. Applications are available on the library website at josephinelibrary.org and due by February…

Library launches new website for digital services

Sponsors fund new “online branch” of Josephine Community Library Thanks to generous grants from Oregon Community Foundation and Josephine Community Library Foundation, Josephine Community Library launched a new website to better serve the community, calling it the “online library” branch of the library system. Much like a brick and mortar library, services on the website…

Library awarded safety and security grant

Four Way Community Foundation funds part of Library Safety and Security Project The Four Way Community Foundation has awarded Josephine Community Library District a $7,650 grant to support the Library Safety and Security Project. Josephine County Board of Commissioners is partnering with the library district and the Four Way Community Foundation to ensure a safe…

Library helps to bridge digital divide in rural communities

Williams branch Manager awarded a Digital Inclusion Fellowship through NTEN Josephine Community Library Williams Branch Manager Ellie Avis has been awarded a Digital Inclusion Fellowship through the Nonprofit Technology Enterprise Network (NTEN) to implement a digital inclusion project to help residents build technology skills and meet their social, economic, and civic needs. “This fellowship is…

Grants Pass Rotary Foundation receives grant to give books to children

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library continues for children in Josephine County The Oregon Community Foundation (OCF) has awarded the Grants Pass Rotary Foundation a yearly $20,000 for the next three years to support the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library (DPIL) in partnership with Josephine Community Library. In May 2018, the four Rotary clubs in Josephine County teamed…

Library recruits for budget committee members

Community members are invited to apply for a three-year term Josephine Community Library District (JCLD) is seeking two community members to fill three-year Budget Committee seats by January 11, 2019. Residents who reside in the library district are eligible to apply for the two positions. Applications are due by January 11, 2019 by 12:00pm PST….

Library awarded technology grant to update patron computers

Oregon Community Foundation funds part of Library Technology Replacement Project The Oregon Community Foundation (OCF) has awarded Josephine Community Library District a $24,000 grant to support the Library Technology Replacement Project. Josephine County Library Foundation is partnering with the library district, the Four Way Community Foundation, and OCF to fund this project to replace dozens…

Library and Rotary raise $58,000 so far

The library and the four Rotary Clubs in Josephine County have raised $58,000 towards their goal of $200,000 for the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library five-year program. Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library is a book gifting program that mails books to children, ages birth to five, at no cost to families thanks to contributions from individuals and…