A community resource and gathering space led by Director of Library Services, Cecilia Barham, the North Richland Hills Library in Texas, provides expertly selected collections, exciting events, educational classes, and valuable services. Their library staff "strive to serve our patrons with excellence in customer service and to show kindness and compassion towards all visitors." In this heart-warming member spotlight, you will meet not only various library staff but also patrons that are happy to have benefited from the services the library offers.
The Meramec Valley Branch opened in May 2019. The Meramec Valley Branch went from being the smallest in the Library District to now being a full-service branch encompassing 21,000 square feet. It now features an engaging and interactive Discovery Zone for kids, an outdoor reading deck, private study rooms, a community meeting room and other amenities.
Jefferson College is among the few public institutions in Jefferson County that have an impact on every individual, regardless of age or residence. Since its creation by voters in 1963, Jefferson County residents have continually regarded the College as the preferred source for higher education. In addition to its core mission of preparing students for transfer and career education opportunities, the College plays an integral part in the community by leading and hosting numerous programs and services that reach far beyond the walls of its classrooms and locations.