Friends of the Spring Green Community Library
Community Wide Garage Sale
Thursday/Friday/Saturday, July 11/12/13, 2019
DEADLINE for registration: June 19, 2019
Registration for the sale is free, though a minimum donation of $10 for the Friends of the Spring Green Community Library is suggested. All participants will receive a numbered yard sign, inclusion in the sale map and in online and print advertising. No names will be listed in the map or any advertising. Those who choose to donate will have special recognition of their support of the library on the sale map and yard signs.
Drop off or mail completed forms and donation checks to the Spring Green Library before June 19, 2019
For additional information, please contact Stef Morrill at 608-588-2874 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Accepting Applications for Library Director
The Spring Green Community Library Board of Trustees is accepting applications for a creative, energetic, outgoing, self-motivated, and organized individual to provide leadership, maintain, and enhance library services.
The Library Director position requires a Wisconsin Grade 3 Public Library Certification and 3 years of progressively responsible library experience. A MLS from an ALA-accredited university and previous experience as a public library director are strongly preferred.
Under the direction of the seven-member Library Board of Trustees, the library director develops, administers, supervises, and coordinates the work of the library staff, performs managerial duties related to personnel, budget, collection development, building maintenance, and library services and operations in compliance with the policies established by the Board of Trustees and the regulations of the State of Wisconsin. Click here to view a full job description.
The Village of Spring Green is located 45 minutes west of Madison and home to Frank Lloyd Wright’s Taliesin, American Players Theatre, and the House on the Rock. The busy library belongs to the South Central Library System, maintains a collection of almost 35,000 items, circulates approximately 80,000 items a year, and has an annual budget of $263,000. Located just a few blocks from the hub of the River Valley School District, the library also has an active Friends group and widespread community support.
The Library Director position is full-time with a salary range of $35,000 to $45,000 and includes an excellent benefits package.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and job application by May 24, 2019 to Linda Thering at lthering at frontier.com.
‣ Borrow e-books and digital audiobooks from the library!
Your library card gives you access to thousands of titles in Wisconsin's Digital Library. Using software from OverDrive, you can borrow up to 10 digital titles at one time including e-books, digital audiobooks, and streaming videos.
To start borrowing digital content from the library, contact Spring Green Community Library staff or visit OverDrive's website.
Our May exhibit features bird photographs, sponsored by River Valley Birders. Most of the photographers will be available for conversation during the welcoming reception at the Annual Bird Festival on Saturday, May 11, beginning at 9:30am.
The exhibit can be viewed during regular library hours when the Community Room is not in use for other purposes. A key is available at the circulation desk.