November NEWSNOTES now available

See what’s happening at the library.  View or print a copy of the November 2016 NEWSNOTES. 

Library Assistant Position

Jay County Public Library front entrance

This position has been filled. Thank you for your interest. Jay County Public Library is accepting applications for the position of Library Assistant (Full-Time) through Friday, November 4, 2016. Please read the position description.   Application Procedures: Pick up application online or at the front desk at the library and return it back with a… Read more »

October NEWSNOTES now available

Learn how we’re celebrating 20 years in the Ship Street building and look forward to two author visits this month. View or print a copy of the October 2016 NEWSNOTES. 

September NEWSNOTES now available

Discover kits, get ready for the Golden Games and start thinking about the library building’s 20th birthday coming in October.View or print a copy of the September 2016 NEWSNOTES. 

Library Assistant Position

Jay County Public Library front entrance

The Library Assistant position advertised in August has been filled.  

Last KiPS session August 2nd

The 2016 Kindergarten Prep School (KiPS) ends August 2nd. More than 120 soon-to-be-kindergarten students have been coming to the library for one morning a week all summer to learn about working in groups, listening, and sharing. Along the way they’ve practiced a few pre-reading and writing skills, learned a bit about working with numbers, expressed… Read more »

Summer Bookmobile ends this week

Bookmobile under blue skies at Hudson Park

The bookmobile is making its last summer stops this week. Anything checked out from the bookmobile this week will need to be returned to the library. If you have items checked out from the bookmobile earlier but can’t return them to the bookmobile itself, please bring them to the library building. In the coming weeks… Read more »

Sum Up for Summer Challenge

T shirt for 2016 Summer Challenge

442 participants   163 completed Challenges (congratulate the folks you see in their bright orange shirts!)   19,850 points earned by participants     777 total votes cast for the three charitable organizations $300 to top vote getter Jay County Cancer Society $100 each to runners up Pregnancy Care Center and Youth Service Bureau  … Read more »

July-August NEWSNOTES now available

Learn about borrowing a mobile hotspot, get ready for the Summer Challenge Grand Finale event, and find out how to sign up a new kindergartener for our Ready to Ride School Bus Program.View or print a copy of the July-August 2016 NEWSNOTES.  


Readers with books checked out from bookmobile

Readers of all sizes have visited the summer bookmobile. The Beiswanger family and their friends showed off their book choices at the Hudson Family Park. Are we visiting a stop near you? Check the list.