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Alfred Dickey Library
October 5, 2016
Writers to lead Tuesday workshop
A writer's development workshop is planned at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the lower level conference room at Alfred Dickey Library. People who have an interest in writing are encouraged to bring their stories to the library and share what they have written. All genres of writing are welcome....
October 5, 2016 - 6:42am
August 24, 2016
New materials at the libraries
New materials at Alfred Dickey Library: FICTION Deadly Fate Heather Graham A Daughter’s Dream Shelley Shepard Gray It Ends With Us Colleen Hoover The American Girl Kate Horsley Down Among the Dead Men Peter Lovesey The Unseen World Liz Moore Truly Madly Guilty Liane Moriarty The...
August 24, 2016 - 7:15am
July 19, 2016
Library System Board approves option for future library expansion
The James River Valley Library System Board of Directors unanimously approved including Option A in the library system's strategic plan, a plan...
July 19, 2016 - 7:14am
February 20, 2016
Maintenance work change hours at library
The Children’s Department at the Alfred Dickey branch of the James River Valley Library System will be closed until 3 p.m. on Thursday and Friday for building maintenance and repair. The Children’s Department will reopen at 3 p.m. on those days. The adult library at the Alfred...
February 20, 2016 - 6:17am
New materials at libraries
New materials at Alfred Dickey Library: FICTION Wild Cat Christine Feehan November 9 Colleen Hoover Bloodline: Wars of the Roses Conn Iggulden Desert Heat Judith A. Jance Shameless Joan Johnston The Center of the World Jacqueline Sheehan The Weird: A Compendium of Strange and Dark...
January 20, 2016 - 8:55am
December 2, 2015
New at Libraries
New materials at Alfred Dickey Library: FICTION The Promise Robert Crais The Woman Who Walked in Sunshine Alexander McCall Smith The Lake House Kate Morton Stars of Fortune Nora Roberts The Guilty David Baldacci Christmas at the Vicarage Rebecca Boxall The Light of Hidden Flowers...
December 2, 2015 - 4:50pm
Book sale planned at Alfred Dickey Library
The James River Valley Library System will hold a used book sale event at Alfred Dickey Library in the lower level meeting room. The sale will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Book prices range from 5 cents to 25 cents each or fill a bag for $1. For...
December 2, 2015 - 7:52am
November 4, 2015
New at Libraries
New materials at Alfred Dickey Library: FICTION The Heart Goes Last Margaret Atwood Early One Morning Ginny Baily The Secret Chord Geraldine Brooks The Lopsided Christmas Cake Wanda E. Brunstetter The Aernoaut’s Windlass Jim Butcher The Christmas Joy Ride Melody...
November 4, 2015 - 8:26am
Learn to set up, use email at free library class
The second adult program of the Modern Computing Series will be 6 p.m. Nov. 17 at Alfred Dickey Library. Justin Batz will walk those who sign up through the process of establishing their very first email accounts and show them the basics of using email. For the first time in the...
November 4, 2015 - 7:45am
Second program set on end of life preparation
“End of Life: Funeral Options” will be presented at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Alfred Dickey Library. In the free second program in a series on preparation...
November 4, 2015 - 7:43am
January 22, 2015
Consultant to guide new library layout
LRVLS moves ahead with planning for renovation project.
January 22, 2015 - 7:07am
November 5, 2014
Voters defeat library tax
Stutsman County voters denied a quarter-percent sales tax to support an expansion and renovation of Alfred Dickey Library in Tuesday's election. Unofficial tallies on Tuesday night had 3,035 votes cast in favor of the tax with 4,223 in opposition. James River Library System...
November 5, 2014 - 7:59am
October 31, 2014
Approve sales tax for new library
Libraries are a vital resource in any community, and the voters of Stutsman County should support a quarter-percent sales tax to help cover the estimated $9 million cost to expand and renovate Alfred Dickey Library. The population of Jamestown is expected to grow, and as families...
October 31, 2014 - 9:47am
January 8, 2014
Books on the shelves at library
Books on the shelves at library Fiction Command Authority Tom Clancy Mage’s Blood David Hair Blood of Dragons Robin Hobb City of Dragons Robin Hobb Dragon Haven Robin Hobb Dragon Keeper Robin Hobb The Republic of Thieves Scott Lynch The Long War Terry Pratchett The...
January 8, 2014 - 9:19am
November 22, 2013
Jamestown needs a new library for the community
There are many reasons to build a new library. First and foremost, combining the city and the county libraries several years ago was a good idea in many ways, but as both libraries were already bursting at the seams, the space problems were severely aggravated. Second, the existing...
November 22, 2013 - 8:02am