News & Updates

Meet the New Librarians!

Jefferson Public Library is excited to welcome the new library director, Nadia (formerly the assistant librarian), and the new assistant librarian, Sharon. Come down to the library to meet them and check out our selection of books movies, audiobooks, magazines and more!

STEM Day 11/6/2021 10:00-2:00

The library is hosting its first STEM day for kids and teens on Saturday, November 6th. Drop-in between 10am and 2pm to make a STEM racecar! Call 541-327-3826 for details. All ages welcome with masks required.

Harvest Story time at Greens Bridge Gardens 10/7/21

Join the Jefferson and Stayton Public Libraries at 10:30 on October 7th for a special Harvest themed story time. Children and their families are welcome to join us at the Greens Bridge Gardens on 3730 Jefferson Scio Dr. Jefferson, OR 97352 for story time and then to...

Friends of the Library Booksale 9/14-9/18

The Friends of the Library Used Book Sale will be held during the library's open hours from Tuesday, September 14, to Saturday, September 18. Purchase a bag of books and media for $5 or 25ยข per item. We provide bags for books. Masks are required to browse the book...

New! Central Cascades Wilderness Permit

Check out our cultural pass to the Willamette and Deschutes National Forests for 7 days. Available until 9/24/21. Any patron, 18 and older, with a CCRLS card in good standing can check out this pass for free day and overnight access to the Central Cascades Wilderness...

Masks Required Starting 8/14/2021

Following the state mandate that all persons wear masks indoors beginning 8/13/2021, the library will require all patrons to wear face coverings inside the library building regardless of vaccination status. We offer disposable masks and hand sanitizer at the library....

Overdue Fines Reinstated 9/1/2021

During disruptions caused by the pandemic, the library waived overdue fines for all library materials. With regular open hours and circulation, the library will reinstate regular late fines for items returned past their due date on September 1st, 2021. This means that...

Usborne Book Sale for Library Fines

On Saturday, August 7th, the library will host an Usborne Book Sale. Patrons can remove library fines by buying books at the sale and donating them to the library. We will remove double the price paid for donated books. (i.e. pay $10 for a book have $20 fines...

Library Closed 7/3/21

The library will close this Saturday, July 3rd, for Independence Day. We will open again on Tuesday, June 6th. If you have any questions, please call 541-327-3826.