(LAKEWOOD, Colo. – Dec. 20, 2013) Jefferson County Public Library (JCPL) announced today that the hours for the Book Donation Room, located on the east end of the Lakewood Library/Administration Building, will be changing. Beginning today, the hours will be 7:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m.–5 p.m. Saturday, and 12-5 p.m. Sunday.
The change in hours is being implemented as an efficiency measure and also to ensure the safety of library patrons and staff.
Jeffco residents looking to donate a large number of materials are requested to bring items to the Donation Room on the east side of the Lakewood Library, 10200 W. 20th Ave., or contact the Jefferson County Library Foundation at 303-403-5075 to arrange a time to drop items off at the Foundation Office, 10790 W. 50th Ave., Ste. 200, Wheat Ridge, 80033. Smaller donations can be made at any JCPL location.
Materials donated to the Library Foundation are tax deductible and used in Foundation book sales that benefit literacy programs at JCPL.
About Jefferson County Public Library
Jefferson County Public Library (JCPL) is the third largest public library in the state of Colorado. Our mission is to meet the changing needs of our communities by providing information and environments that promote personal growth and community transformation. A JCPL library card is the smartest card in your wallet, giving you access to an online library that operates 24 hours per day, seven days per week, a network of 10 libraries, a Bookmobile, a Traveling Children's Library and an eTrain mobile computer training lab, as well as books, periodicals, CDs and DVDs, audio and eBooks, and computer and Internet resources. For more information contact your local library or visit jeffcolibrary.org.
About the Jefferson County Library Foundation and Friends
The Jefferson County Library Foundation and Friends work to support and enrich the capabilities, resources and services of Jefferson County Public Library through fundraising and advocacy efforts that benefit the community. The Friends of Jefferson County Public Library is a county-wide organization dedicated to enhancing the programs and resources of our libraries. For more information, visit jeffcolibraryfoundation.org.