Helping the Libraries in Fort Davis and Valentine, TX

Month: May 2014

Three Scholarships Awarded by Friends of the Library

Three Scholarships Awarded by Friends of the Library

Last night, for the first time ever, the Friends of the Library awarded three graduating seniors each $1,000 Nancy Robinson Memorial Scholarships.  It was a beautiful graduation ceremony in Fort Davis, Texas.  This class of 20 graduates was awarded over $140,000 in scholarships. Jessica Turner […]

RIDE FOR READING RETURNS TO DIRKS-ANDERSON ELEMENTARY

RIDE FOR READING RETURNS TO DIRKS-ANDERSON ELEMENTARY

It was a beautiful sunny morning, one perfect for a bike ride.  To make it even better, there were 250 free books to deliver to the elementary school in Fort Davis.  What a great combination: books and bikes! Elaine Harmon, Friends of the Jeff Davis […]

7th Annual Midsummer Night’s Dream Garden Party

7th Annual Midsummer Night’s Dream Garden Party

Once again, the Friends of the Jeff Davis County Library, in conjunction with the Sul Ross Drama department, will be hosting a Midsummer Night’s Dream Garden Party on Sunday, September 21, 2014, 4-6pm, at the Hotel Limpia in Fort Davis, TX.  Watch for more details here, on Facebook, in the local newspapers, and in your email.