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September 20, 2016
Bookmobile design change
The bookmobile under construction for the James River Valley Library System suffered a setback, according to Joe Rector, director for the library system. Rector told the James River Valley Library System Board of Directors Monday at its regular meeting that the truck box constructed...
September 20, 2016 - 6:12am
September 14, 2016
Buchanan to lead class at library
Attorney Dan Buchanan will teach a class called “Wills and Estate Planning” at 6 p.m. Oct. 4 in the lower level conference room at Alfred Dickey Library. Some of the questions Buchanan will answer are: What is a will and why is it necessary? What are the elements of a valid will?...
September 14, 2016 - 6:53am
August 30, 2016
Library to close temporarily for work
Alfred Dickey Public Library will be closed for three or four days in October to replace light fixtures in the main area of the adult library. James River Valley Library Director Joe Rector said during a special meeting Monday of the James River Valley Library System Board of Directors...
August 30, 2016 - 6:45am
August 24, 2016
Batz to speak about building computers
Justin Batz will teach an adult program, “Build Your Own Computer,” at Alfred Dickey Library Aug. 30. The program begins at 6 p.m. in the lower level conference room at the library.Batz will talk about building your own computer from the ground up. People of all ages are encouraged...
August 24, 2016 - 7:10am
June 21, 2016
Library approves updates
The James River Valley Library System Board of Directors approved about $16,000 in updates to electrical and security systems during its meeting Monday. Joe Rector, library director for the library system, said $8,000 would be used to replace lights at the Stutsman County Library...
June 21, 2016 - 6:47am
June 13, 2016
Mayville voters to decide if library gets first mill increase in 28 years
MAYVILLE, N.D.—The Mayville Public Library hasn't had a mill increase for almost three decades, but amid increasing costs, supporters hope enough voters will say "yes" to a 5-mill increase Tuesday. The city measure, which will need 60 percent of the vote to pass, would mean...
June 13, 2016 - 6:59am
May 26, 2016
Looking for book donations: Buffalo Museum seeks books for trade, sales, free library
Ilana Xinos, the director of the National Buffalo Museum, is seeking books for trade, to sell, and for its free library. “The museum is collecting new and used books to turn into funds to help support our mu- seum,” said Xinos. “Books that we cannot trade or sell, we will use...
May 26, 2016 - 7:52am
May 18, 2016
Questions on modern computing devices topic of library program
Justin Batz will answer questions about current modern computing devices and device issues at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the conference room at Alfred...
May 18, 2016 - 7:05am
Children's department to get repairs
The Children’s Department at the Alfred Dickey branch of the James River Valley Library System will be closed May 24-26 for building maintenance and repair. The adult library at the Alfred Dickey branch and the Stutsman County branch will remain open for regular business hours....
May 18, 2016 - 6:58am
May 17, 2016
Temporary library cards approved
Alfred Dickey and Stutsman County libraries will soon offer temporary library cards to those briefly living in the area, the James River Valley Library System Board of Directors unanimously approved Monday. “There is a surprising number of people who are here temporarily,” said...
May 17, 2016 - 7:00am
May 3, 2016
Library board will begin creating strategic plan
The James River Valley Library System Board of Directors unanimously approved signing a contract with a local architect to help create a strategic plan to renovate Alfred Dickey Library in the coming years at Monday’s special meeting. The board will be working with Joel Davy of...
May 3, 2016 - 7:00am
April 13, 2016
JRVLS celebrating National Library Week
This week, the James River Valley Library System joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating the changes that are happening in today’s libraries. April 10-16 is National Library Week, a time to highlight the changing role of libraries, librarians...
April 13, 2016 - 7:14am
April 1, 2016
Wills topic of library class
Dan Buchanan will present a class on “Wills and Estate Planning” at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Alfred Dickey Public Library. Buchanan, an attorney, has focused his practice in estate planning and administration of estates and trusts. His experience includes many appearances in the district...
April 1, 2016 - 6:59am
March 16, 2016
Harstad to speak at library class Tuesday
Alicia Harstad will lead a class on “Open Pollinated Plants: What are They?” at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the Stutsman County Library. The class is part of the Friends of the Library classes offered free of charge. Harstad will discuss plant pollination methods, the importance of open...
March 16, 2016 - 6:52am
People attend backyard birding class
Dan Buchanan discussed the art and science of birdwatching that he has mastered over years of active birding March 8 at Alfred Dickey Library....
March 16, 2016 - 6:50am