Category Archives: Announcement

Clausen soft opening, Sneak Peek this Saturday

The time has finally arrived – we are ready to bust down the doors and invite all members, donors, volunteers and all others interested in the library to our Sneak Peek into the Clausen Cabin library, this Saturday, May 20, … Continue reading

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HB197 public comments postponed (again)

As of this writing, there is no further scheduled public comment on the bill.  HOWEVER, according to the Legislative Information Office, they encourage the public to write up their comments and send it to the sponsors of the bill.  Thus, … Continue reading

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HB197 testimony rescheduled to Thursday at 5:00 PM

If you are still interested in testifying against the current seed bill, the phone number to contact is 844-586-9085 at 5:00PM Thursday, April 13

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Thanks for your Pick.Click.Give Pledges!!

Over $2 million was raised by Alaskan non-profits, with 22 persons pledging $1,150 just to JTEL!  Thanks a million to all those who donated – we couldn’t do it without you!

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Books at the Clausen Cabin!!

Finally, the day has arrived that renovations are mostly done and books have been officially moved into the Clausen Cabin.  As of last weekend, a great work crew moved in two huge bookshelves and began moving books from Frank’s Place … Continue reading

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Last Day to File for the PFD and Give to JTEL!!

Midnight is the deadline for filing and/or changing your Pick.Click.Give pledges. If you haven’t yet filed, DO IT NOW!!  If you haven’t chosen a Pick.Click.Give recipient, chose JTEL! All monies are earmarked towards the renovation of the Clausen Cabin. We need … Continue reading

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Last 2 weeks to enter the PFD raffle!!

If you haven’t done so already, please consider making the minimum donation of $25 to JTEL through the Pick.Click.Give program via your Alaska Permanent Fund Dividend. By doing so, you’ll be entered into a drawing for an additional PFD (5 … Continue reading

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Small grant awarded; new children’s program to begin!!

We are excited to announce that JTEL has received a $750 mini-grant from the Golden Heart Community Foundation, an affiliate of the Alaska Community Foundation, in order to start a children’s reading program, entitled: Kids Read.  Look for future updates … Continue reading

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Double Your Dividend Sweepstakes

How would you like to win 2 PFDs instead of just 1? File your PFD application by March 31st, choose JTEL as a recipient for a Pick, Click, Give donation and you’ll be entered to win an extra PFD. Five lucky … Continue reading

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Seedy Saturdays Are Coming!

Seed Swap Guidelines No seeds? No problem, come learn more about seed saving, local gardening and more. 3 p.m. Garden lectures: February 25 – Goosefoot farm – a family vegetable farm practicing ecologically sustainable methods March 4 – Alaska’s Agricultural … Continue reading

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