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Murray Hill Library to Celebrate 50th Anniversary

City Councilmen Jim Love, John Crescimbeni, Tommy Hazouri

Will Rededicate Branch, Reveal New Branch Name

Best Books of 2018!

Jenna and Hurley hiding their faces behind booksSome incredible books were released in 2018; Becoming by Michelle Obama, Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi, and so many more! Hurley and Jenna, and several library staff members tell us about their favorites from the year!

Donnie Horner III Appointed to Board of Library Trustees

Jacksonville, Fla., Oct. 24, 2018 – Jacksonville Public Library is pleased to announce that Donnie Horner III has joined the Board of Library Trustees, effective Sept. 13, 2018. He was appointed by Mayor Lenny Curry and confirmed by the City Council.

"Donnie's experience in public service and in business made him a natural fit for the open role on the library's board of trustees," said Mayor Curry. "I look forward to seeing how his expertise helps our city engage with its vital literacy and learning resource."

Library Remembers, Celebrates City's 50th Anniversary of Consolidation

Councilman Bill Gulliford at Beaches Branch; Author James Crooks at Main Library

Library Employee, Friend Win 2018 NEFLIN Awards

Librarian Named Member of Year for Significant Community Impact

Friend of Brentwood Library Named Champion of Year for Support

Jacksonville vs Cleveland in Soar With Reading Contest

Library Rallies Community to Vote Jacksonville to Victory; Win $25,000 in Books

New York Times Best-Selling Authors' Books Tours Stop Here

Tim Dorsey at Beaches Branch Library; Kristina McMorris at Pablo Creek Regional Library

Library Seeks Community Input for New Children's Departments

Highlands, Webb Wesconnett Regional Libraries Slated for Renovations; Will Host Public Meetings

Library Friend, Partner Win 2018 FLA Awards

Florida Library Association Honors ‘Matriarch of Neighborhood’ and United Way of NE Florida  

Jacksonville Public Library Announces Promotions and New Hire

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 15, 2018 — Jacksonville Public Library Director Tim Rogers announces the appointment and promotion of Julie McNeil as Deputy Director for Public Services, Gretchen Mitchell as Deputy Director for Support Services, and the appointment and hire of Chuck McNeil as Assistant Director for Financial Services (no relation to Julie McNeil).

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